Bilue expands leadership team with appointment of Experience Design Director

Posted by Phil Whitehouse on 24 October

Design, Design Thinking, Customer Experience Design

PRESS RELEASE

Sydney - 18 October 2017: Mobile agency Bilue has further strengthened its senior leadership team further with the hire of Jason Massarotto as Experience Design Director.

Jason brings over 20 years’ experience, building and leading award winning teams, which has enabled him to deliver best-in-class experiences across a variety of brands representing Tourism, Banking, FMCG and Telecommunications.

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Taking smart shopping to the next level

Posted by Luke Goodman on 4 August

IoT, Products, Design, tech, Problem Solving

When shoppers enter a retail store, they are generally free to browse and shop as they wish. They can move around the store, inspect products, engage with staff, perhaps price check items on their phone. This free-flowing, customer-controlled shopping experience stands in stark contrast to the rigid checkout process where customers are funnelled into a specific location so that their items can be tallied before they pay by cash or credit card.

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An Intro to Design Thinking - Part 1

Posted by Eric Auld on 24 June

Design, Design Thinking, Problem Solving

Design thinking seems to be the buzzword of 2016. Since gracing the front cover of Harvard Business Review, more companies are claiming that they are a design lead organisations, many are asking how to become one and many more are asking what the hell is it?

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Linkly #5 - Office must haves!

Posted by Amy Balsdon on 23 June

Innovation, Design, tech, Office

Linkly is a curated list of interesting products, topics and talking points from the world of design and technology. This week its all about innovative office products that inspire creativity and increase productivity.

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Linkly #4 - WWDC Predictions

Posted by Annelise Rhodes on 30 May

WWDC, Products, Apple, Design, tech


Linkly is a curated list of interesting products, topics and talking points from the world of design and technology. Last week was all about Google, so we only thought it was fair to give Apple a go too. WWDC is only a few weeks away and we've curated a list of predictions our team at Bilue are hoping will turn into a reality at this years event.

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Linkly #3 - Google>Skynet

Posted by Scott Lawton on 19 May

Innovation, google, I/O, Design, tech

Linkly is a curated list of interesting products, topics and talking points from the world of design and technology. This week is all about Google...and some other cool things too, such as headphones that listen to YOU and power suits! Not referring to the 80's style of suits with massive shoulder pads, although, they do empower...

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A Little Delight

Posted by Ben Bradshaw on 16 May

Design

When designing software we tend to be focussed on the “overall look and feel". That is the combination of the visual design, or the UI and usability.

However, as technology steadily progresses, digital products, be it hardware or software, are becoming more simplified and usable.

So what does this mean for design? Are we all heading towards a monotonous, standardized wasteland of templates and patterns?

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Linkly #2: Zuckerbots Rollout!

Posted by Ben Bradshaw on 22 April

Facebook, Products, Podcast, Innovation, Design

Linkly is a curated list of interesting products, topics and talking points from the world of design and technology. This week we highlight Facebook's F8 conference, designs big hitters and a t-shirt that helps you travel.

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Game on!

Posted by Amy Balsdon on 21 April

Design, Inspirational, games


Many of the Bilue staff have a long commute to and from work which leaves plenty of time for gaming. I asked everyone around the office what their favourite games to play were and why. The games ranged from simple problem solving concepts to dramatic adventures through rough terrain. With a combination of visually rich imagery and awesome sound effects, this list should help you out on your next train ride home. Get your game on!!

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Design inspiration: Gradients

Posted by Annelise Rhodes on 18 April

Design, Inspirational


Over the last little while some of the team at Bilue have been finding ways to relax. You may have read our Meditation post from a few months back. Well, to continue down this path of finding ways to zen out we’ve chosen to collate some of our favourite visuals that help us relaaaax. Use them for your wallpaper, stick them up near your desk, we guarantee you that gazing into one of these juicy gradients whilst listening to some calming tunes for a few minutes will leave you feeling refreshed.

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