Lablog

Our latest observations in user experience research.

Tag Archive: communities

Assessing the Rise of the Sharing Economy

Carshare Only Parking Space

I recently read the article What’s The Future Of The Sharing Economy? It got me thinking about the new opportunities made possible by our increased connectivity. Technology is enabling people to share goods, time, and expertise very efficiently and in a way that creates new streams of income for the people who join in these [...]

Read More >

Thoughts on Inhibitions Online vs. Offline

computer

Recent research from agency Euro RSCG Worldwide posits that consumers may feel more uninhibited in their online interactions than in their offline lives. This makes sense: the computer screen and the four walls of home (or office) provide a barrier between the user and the people or companies with whom they connect online. It makes [...]

Read More >