What RMA saw this week… Adobe Xd preview, digital workforce, Mondo & software robots

Collaboration, Design, Development/Tech, Digital, Interaction Design, News, UX

The latest topics of conversation in the RMA office…

Adobe Xd preview is out! by Adobe

What’s this all about? Adobe Experience Design (formerly Project Comet) is deemed the first all-in-one tool for UX designers. As of a few days ago, it’s out for UXers to test drive the XD preview for Mac and tell Adobe what you think.

What does RMA say? “Adobe Comet was one of RMA’s UX trends to watch in 2016. We’re getting stuck right in.” Senior Interaction Designer, Rory Watts.


Mondo – It’s time for a new kind of bank  by Mondo


What’s this all about?
Mondo is building a smart bank on your smartphone and before their end-of-year launch they’re asking for people’s help to create the bank of the future.

What does RMA say? Noises of general excitement at seeing a new digital bank enter the UK later on this year – and one that’s asking for our input!


Deep Learning Is Going to Teach Us All the Lesson of Our Lives: Jobs Are for Machines — Basic income via Scott Santens


What’s this all about? A look at a new class of machine learning known as deep learning, how a computer used it to defeat three-time European Go champion and the potential application to routine work.

What does RMA say? “The future is a little scary” Mischa Weiss-Lijn, Head of UX.


Software Robots Pioneer Blue Prism Debuts on the London Stock Exchange’s AIM Market via Business Wire

What’s this all about? Interesting read on the growth of Blue Prism – a leading provider of Enterprise Robotic Process Automation (RPA) – and how their innovation is driving global growth of the digital workforce.

What does RMA say? “If you’re looking to invest in job automation, this could be a good bet” Senior Interaction Designer, Rory Watts.


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