Tom Coates

Tom Coates
Co-founder, Thington Inc.

Website | @tomcoates

Tom Coates is the co-founder of Thington Inc. – a new Internet of Things start-up launching soon. Before that he was co-founder of small agency Product Club and Head of Product for the Yahoo incubator Brickhouse where he developed the pioneering location sharing project Fire Eagle. He writes, talks and thinks about many areas of technology, including the web of data, social software and network-enabled physical objects.

Sessions

Design & User Experience
Location: 2001
Moderated by:
Tom Coates (Thington Inc.)
Panelists:
Alok Deshpande (Loopt), Michael Higgins (Rhiza Labs), Jenny Lam (Jackson Fish Market), Brett Lider (Google, Inc.)
Average rating: **...
(2.73, 30 ratings)
Is it more than just a big iPhone? Thousands of apps have been created for the new tablet device. Some companies have chosen to stay on the web while some have poured resources into a native app. What are the design considerations? How are the apps different from their iPhone and Android cousins? Join four iPad app designers as they discuss their product and the thinking behind it. Read more.
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