Author Archive: Lee Xie

Need Something? There’s An App For That

Need Something? There’s An App For That

By LEE XIE 8:30 a.m.: take an Uber to work. 12 p.m.: order lunch from Seamless. 5 p.m.: order groceries from Instacart. 9 p.m.: sign for a wine delivery from Minibar. Millennials like Jess Spence rattle through lists of their daily apps with a familiarity of routine. Spence, in her […]

 
 

Music Streaming Targets the Millennial Ear

Music Streaming Targets the Millennial Ear

By LEE XIE Imran Sobh, a 30-something user experience designer and New Yorker, listens to music around the clock. He can often be found at his desk, headphones in, the latest track from Kendrick Lamar playing loudly while his head bobs to the beat. Sobh’s headphones go in during the […]

 
 

A Millennial’s Road to Software Development

A Millennial’s Road to Software Development

By LEE XIE John Wang’s typical day starts with a bus ride to work, a short distance from his recently purchased apartment in downtown Seattle, Washington. It may be surprising that he has landed a piece of prime real estate at only 26 years of age, but Wang holds a secure […]