For the past 3,5 years I have been working as a UX designer at Fonk Amsterdam. Beginning of this year, I got the opportunity to spend 6 weeks working from our office in Cape Town. The idea of going to South Africa was always present in my mind while I worked at Fonk, but suddenly the opportunity presented itself.
Building digital products in the current world is hard. The world is changing at a fast pace. In this world it’s no longer about if you can build it, but if you can adapt to change and make people care about your ideas.
Hoi Dokter is one of Fonk’s own projects. It is one close to the heart and for good reason. It’s an iPad app that has helped families with the difficult situation of a hospital visit with their small child. This app is an ever improving project and has the ultimate goal of helping all families and children who are preparing for a hospital visit. The story of how this app came about and developed is an interesting one.
You have a smart team of people, innovative technology at your hands and a great idea in your mind. This should be enough to create a successful product, right? This article is about how Fonk could offer one more very specific but extremely important facet to the development of an awesome app: 3Daboutme.