Who are the participants in this service?
popvox: voters, citizens, journalists/research
theyrule: general interest, voters, citizens, 99%, 1%, journalists/research
influenceexplorer: voters/citizens, politicians, journalists/research
What affordance of this service generates value?
(What is the Minimum Viable Product?)
– generates value not commerce: more informed/engaged community/electorate, participation
How is the service’s differentiating factor communicated?
(What is the Unique Selling Point?)
popvox:cuts through bureaucratic paperwork/language and facilitates your direct communication/engagement with your local gvt.
theyrule: graphically organizes and interactively connects otherwise hidden/inconspicuous information
influencexplorer: clearly tracks campaign funding and its’ relationship to industry/individuals
What is the User Experience UX?
(What are the Touch Points?)
popvox: join/sign up, clean graphic display
theyrule: interactive/graphic/animated interface
influencexplorer: open/exploratory presentation of information (categorized)
What Infrastructure or Ecology does the service require?
team/staff of designers, researchers, writers, editors, ie: skilled labor
COMMON THREAD/OBJECTIVES IN CASE STUDIES:
…of those in power (ceo, companies, governments)