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About Danielle Arad

Danielle is a digital marketing professional, UX fanatic, & hungry to get connected with people who are passionate about technology. She thoroughly researches the User Experience and User Interface industry to stay updated on the latest news and hot topics in the field and learn how to build smarter products. Danielle is founder of UX Crunch - UX for Fintech, where User Interface and User Experience professionals can come together as a community and share everything UI and UX.

Will the Financial Services Industry Make Waves in North America?

By |October 28th, 2014|Categories: Fintech News|Tags: , , , , |

Fintech is currently enjoying huge popularity in the Europe, specifically London. This is because it’s a home to numerous companies in teh financial services industry and also harbors European and global headquarters for many banks. These institutions have developed many talented people – especially skilled and wealthy developers – to have an interest in investing

The Rise of Fintech Startups: Taking Advantage of the Fintech Boom

By |October 27th, 2014|Categories: Fintech News, Retail Banking|Tags: , , , , |

The recent global recession and global financial crisis alerted much of the world’s economy and encouraged innovation in most sectors within many industries. However, one area that lacked innovation was the one sector that sparked the global financial crisis in the first place – the banking sector. Many expected a turn of events in the

Support For Fintech Startups Is Sky-HIgh

By |October 24th, 2014|Categories: Fintech News|Tags: , , , , |

The increasing numbers of applications for the AWI Ventures’ Fintech accelerator program are a clear testament to the value of the innovation in the financial service sector, the firm believes. “The number of applications from start-ups that are looking to be part of AWI Ventures’ second fintech accelerator program have grown by 50%, since the

What Does Acquisition Mean for UX Consultants?

By |October 22nd, 2014|Categories: Fintech News, User Experience|Tags: , , , , |

Kuddos to Adaptive Path. Truth be told, Adaptive Path took a big risk introducing their new venture in the market back in 2001. They were trying to sell their new service calling themselves ‘user experience consultants’, a service that nobody had ever heard of at the time and even when explained, it still came off

The Evolution of the Wireframe: How Everything Changed

By |October 20th, 2014|Categories: User Experience|Tags: , , , , , |

Interaction design for any application is becoming quite complicated with time. It was only a simple task just recently, with only Visio being used to describe statistic screen, websites, desktop programs, and even a number of mobile applications. You would find the product manager writing a very long document showing the products as well as

What Is User Experience for the Fintech Sector?

By |October 16th, 2014|Categories: User Experience|Tags: , , , , |

About a third of Americans in the working class population have less that $1,000 in their retirement savings. Dismal as it may be, this statistic only magnifies a less than impressive banking system that has been in existence for decades now, and this has resulted in subpar financial decisions when it comes to clients and

Ditching the Help Button in the Self-Tasking Age

By |September 15th, 2014|Categories: User Experience|Tags: , , , , |

With more companies developing new types of software and solutions for the web, user interface complexity is bound to burst some user bubbles. It’s now a basic goal of any web application to make sure that the interface is clear enough for their users to be 100% satisfied and converting.