Articles by Carl Beien

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Carl Beien is a UX researcher at GfK Custom Research. He identifies new opportunities for UX applications by drawing on a variety of experiences, many of which are outside the traditional realm of human-computer interaction. Carl has an interdisciplinary academic background and spent years working in developing countries. A strong component of his experience in applied ethnography comes from his two years with the U.S. Peace Corps.

Unconventional Opportunities for UX: The BRICS and Beyond

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As western culture increasingly values socially minded ventures, user experience professionals can help solve common problems experienced in developing countries. [Read More]