Reminders in the Google Ecosystem
A Mobile App Usability Study with Microsoft Outlook Team
Role Point of Contact + Researcher
Client/Mentor Andrew Lambert, Josh LaMar (Microsoft)
Team Anamika Soni, Charlie Huo, and Rachel Xu (University of Washington)
A “Reminder” flows between the different views in the Google ecosystem;
In this Usability Study, we focus on Google Inbox, Google Calendar, and Google Keep.
People who use Google Calendar, Google Inbox, and/or Google Keep to manage reminders for their personal life.
Gain competitive insights on Reminders in Google Ecosystem to identify opportunities for consumer Microsoft Outlook Calendar and Mail.
To what extend does the information architecture match the user’s mental model?
What works and what’s frustrating, and what’s missing?
Participant Recruiting Matrix
Slides that I created to demonstrate the participants recruitment process for the class.
Usability Test with Task Scenario
High Light Reel
A slide that I created to share with the class what I learned from this study.
Inspired by the findings from this usability study, I am conducting more user research and am creating a consumer logistic tool for the entrepreneurs and the freelancers to optimize their daily commute schedule.