Louisville Infographic

04.24.2014 by Forest Giant

Louisville: Culture and Opportunity is an infographic site featuring 50 reasons why Greater Louisville is the perfect place for businesses and talent to thrive. This is the newest project we’ve collaborated on for non-profit City Collaborative, second to Louisville Love.

ATO: Heartbleed, 1Password, and Monument Valley

04.11.2014 by Forest Giant

At Forest Giant, a mobile app development company in Louisville, Kentucky, We’re always keeping a watchful eye on the latest trends. Our ATO (Around the Office) posts are designed to be a little peak behind the curtain of what we are talking about. Whether it’s a new iPhone app, a new technology for development, or some hardware that we’re excited to try out. Here’s what we’re talking about this week.

Carousel by Dropbox

04.09.2014 by Forest Giant

We’re pretty big fans of Dropbox here at the office. A few of us also use Mailbox . Today Dropbox made a number of announcements such as new updates to their iOS apps, a new android and desktop app for Mailbox, and an unveiling of the latest addition to their family Carousel . The new app presents a refreshed way to look at your photos as well the promise of them always being backed up to your Dropbox account. In many ways the features resemble Apple’s photo stream. Only time will tell if Dropbox will continue to provide a way to set it apart. We definitely think its worth checking out, especially if you’re already a Dropbox user. If you on the fence about Carousel, check out the video below.

STLUX

03.24.2014 by Forest Giant

On March 14, a few of us attended STLUX, a conference in St. Louis that covered many areas of product ideation, design, and development. In the coming weeks we will feature more examples what we took away from STLUX and specific examples of how UX is practiced at Forest Giant. For now, a sample of some of the concepts and themes of STLUX.

SXSW Animated GIFBooth

03.17.2014 by Forest Giant

We couldn’t make it to Austin for SXSW 2014, but the crew at Forest Giant did get to work on something pretty amazing for the attendees of the Fast Company VIP Party, sponsored by our Kentucky kin, Woodford Reserve. Hooking up with Magnolia Photo Booth Co. , we helped build the brains that would power Magbooth’s first “GIFBooth,” a beefed-up photobooth that magically crafts sharable, branded animated images, while curating what’s sure to be a wild time at SXSW though an on-site projector and various social media.

ATO: CarPlay, Slack and Spritz

03.07.2014 by Forest Giant

At Forest Giant, a mobile app development company in Louisville, Kentucky, We’re always keeping watch on the industry and latest trends. Our ATO (Around the Office) posts are designed to be a little peak behind the curtain of what we are talking about from week to week. Whether it’s a new iPhone app, a new technology to develop with, or a piece of hardware that we’re excited to try out. Here’s what we’re talking about this week. h2. CarPlay

HUVr - The Future Has Arrived

03.04.2014 by Forest Giant

Today, Huvr Tech, announced that your childhood dreams have come true. A real Hoverboard can be yours! Since Back to the Future II (1989) Hoverboards have been a mythical vehicle that defined “the future”. There have been multiple claims by various companies stating they will bring a real one to market, Huvr Tech has taken the claim to the next level, the video below shows a live demo with various celebrities such a Tony Hawk, and Moby.

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