Automating App Content Distribution with qonnect

For a business, it is of paramount importance to be present in the mind of people when they make a decision to buy items or to use services. That is  the main job of marketing and advertising: to make sure your business is just one click away. For this purpose, social media platforms provide means […]

Five (actually ten) years of IKANGAI

Christian and I founded IKANGAI, which became IKANGAI Gmbh in 2014, 10 years ago in 2009. It has been (and still is) a wild ride with a lot of ups and downs. Our anniversary made us think of what we have accomplished in the last 10 years and what (sometimes very hard) lessons we have […]

Chatbots – A novel way to present Project Deliverables

If you are like me, you love to download project deliverables and read through those PDF files to extract the most important pieces of information. Also, you love to produce dozens of pages for deliverables when working in a project. Right? Well, truth be told, I’m not overly keen on this kind of work and […]

The Mobile Morawa Shopping Avatar

Using loyalty card programs is good for businesses for a number of reasons. First of all, loyal customer spending is 46% higher. Also, businesses can increase their revenue by nearly 50% while retaining only 5% of their customer base with a loyalty card program. And last but not least, a typical business makes about 65% […]

The Traveling Mobile Shopping Avatar

We are currently developing a mobile shopping avatar in the project SOLOMON. It is a truly mobile shopping avatar: it can move from one device, medium respectively, to another. How does this work? At it’s core, the shopping avatar is a piece of Javascript software that represents your personal mobile assistant and is available in […]

IKANGAI has been listed on World Leading Companies

Apparently we have been nominated to appear on the list of World Leading Companies. What an honor for us. According to the list we are a Marketing Agency that offers Public Relations, Website and App Design and Marketing Campaign. With a WorldRank of 76 it is amongst the top 24% companies in the world. This […]

Towards a Proxemics Driven Software Architecture

We’ve build software for decades now. Starting with running software on remote mainframes and providing access via (dumb) terminals we moved toward personal computing where most of the computing activities happened locally on the desktop of the computer (aka the personal computer revolution). Spreadsheets are a wonderful example for this: from the mid-1960s onwards software […]

Introducing LEIA – Your Shopping Avatar

Wouldn’t it be nice of you have your own personal assistant that helps you with all your shopping endeavors? An assistant that goes for you through advertising material and filters out news, coupons that are of interest for you? We are working on a personal assistant that brings these features to your mobile in the […]

The Morawa Content Hub

The transformation from a passive online PDF customer magazine to a content hub was successful for Morawa. Before the content hub was created, customer magazines were available as PDF for download on the Morawa webpage. The PDFs were basically print versions – enriched with links to the online store. This approach was a straightforward reuse […]