A weekly, hand-curated digest of the latest mobile and technology news and insights from the Mokriya team.

Mobile, IoT, Tech: News + Trends

Is CIOTO The Next C Level Position And Other Ideas From IoT World
The IoT World event was held this week and, not for the first time, the title of “Chief Internet Of Things Officer” was positioned as a realistic future role. Will it come to pass?

Visual History of IoT — Far Beyond ‘Smart’ Things
Check out this interesting visual evolution of IoT from William Belk.

A Visual Guide To Industrial IoT Investment
Curious who the most active investors in the industrial internet of things? CBInsights has answers.

10 DIY Development Boards for IoT Prototyping
A handy list of 10 development boards that are ideal for DIY IoT projects.

Design + Development Stories

22 Useful Software Development Analogies (Meme Version)

Programer Matthew Jones has put together an amusing collection of memes that nearly all software developers can relate to.

Design Sprints — the Secret to Rapidly Developing Products Customers Actually Want
From Singularity Hub: “The process of running a design sprint — a method developed by Jake Knapp, a partner at Google Ventures — to solve big problems and test new ideas in just five days.”

The Process Myth
From @rands: “Engineers don’t hate process. They hate process that can’t defend itself.”

Growing Trends in News Consumption on Mobile
Interesting snapshot of the growing trends around news consumption on mobile.

UX designers top the list of must-have mobility staff
Good news for UX Designers…

Design at 1x—It’s a Fact
Director of Design at Shyp, Kurt Varner, takes you through the tangible benefits of designing at 1x pixel density.

The Future of Work

The Remote Manifesto
Awesome to see GitLab documenting eight principles for modern teams working remotely.

How Remote Work Will be the Future of Innovation
Valid point on future work trends, remote and autonomous: “If you read this article and take away only one lesson, it should be that innovation requires trust. No one’s going to do their best work for your business if they don’t feel like you trust them.”

About Luke Ryan

Luke leads Marketing at Mokriya and writes about people, culture and projects. Native Australian. Currently residing in Stockholm, Sweden.