What is the fastest-growing type of crime in the U.S.? Cyberattacks. In a 2017 annual shareholder’s meeting for Berkshire Hathaway, CEO Warren Buffet said cybercrime is a bigger threat to humanity than nuclear weapons. The damage related to cybercrime is projected to hit $6 trillion annually by 2021, according to Cybersecurity Ventures. On a global […]

Jumping into user experience design without conducting thorough user research puts your brand at a disadvantage. Learning the subtleties of user behavior helps you understand how to factor those needs into the final design of your product. SaaS companies are faced with increasing competition, and user research is an important tool that you can use […]

Thanks to the digital transformation, the whole world—businesses and consumers alike—is now online. This means that more than half of the global population is connected to the internet, with an astonishing 93% accessing the web via mobile devices.  ‌Mobile devices are now the device of choice for accessing the internet, as they are accessible, cheaper […]

Every industry has its own jargon, a set of words or phrases that are instantly understood when relayed to another from the same industry, even if the meaning is lost on the average person. Data science is no different. The problem is that the lingo used by a data science team is constantly in a […]

Whether you’ve just started coding or you’ve been doing it for a while, chances are that you’ve heard of GitHub, an increasingly popular code-sharing platform that can help with project collaboration and management.  Github is the largest host of source code in the world, boasting a user base of over 56 million developers. It features […]

User experience design is important to any business with a digital presence because it constitutes a practice devoted to fulfilling the user’s needs. The user experience encapsulates how a person feels when they interact with a digital interface, such as a website, mobile app, software application, or any other type of human/device interaction. Especially when […]

Meet Talayeh Motameni, a graduate of Springboard’s UI/UX Design Career Track. After landing her first UX design job at United Airlines during a global pandemic, Talayeh Motameni was faced with a unique conundrum: how to help air travelers make sense of ever-changing travel regulations in response to COVID-19, such as border closures and mask requirements. […]

User experience designers are in high demand at both startups and big companies alike, with both organization types seeking creative, critical, and technically skilled designers to bolster the user experience of their products and give them a competitive advantage. But the roles and responsibilities of UX designers can greatly differ depending on where they work, […]