Just 25% of millennials discover products online

Their cool new discoveries still start in the physical world

Trend-spotting Hats! A Retail Use Case

Retailers + dscout mobile qualitative research methods

Study design: Millennials and retail "finds"

1,250 insightful entries from 250 scouts in 8 days

Qual research for a mobile world

Putting a camera in the participants' hands

Troika's Susan Kresnicka on dscout vs. traditional ethnography

ChaseDesign: Shopalong or mobile research?

Myles Proudfoot on in-the-moment research for retail

Qualitative research quotes and verbatims

Introducing instant cut-and-paste magic

Sprint: First Impressions of Apple's AirPods

25 real people dish on whether they're likely to buy the wireless headphones

On mobile diaries, UX research, and careers

A dscout People Nerds interview with Google's Sara Cambridge

Troika: entertainment's cultural anthropologist

a dscout People Nerds interview with Troika's Susan Kresnicka

Sprint: First impressions of Google Duo

Did Duo's Android app live up to real user expectations?

80% of urgent needs require a magic button

Research captures 486 retail tech moments and the meaning of “now”

Pokémon Go: An AR Lens into Our Inner Kid

dscout's study on who's behind this summer's phenomenon

Sprint: First Impressions on Instagram Stories

First-time users react to Stories, and compare it to the ephemeral Snapchat

Fitbit: Tranforming user insights into business value

a dscout People Nerds interview with Fitbit's Katy Mogal

Sprint: First Impressions of Prisma for Android

dscout gathers real talk from first-time users

Managing Scouts: Easier, Faster, Smarter

Less time managing, more power analyzing

A Snippet by Any Other Name is Just an Entry

A simpler lexicon for a simpler first-time user experience

STUDY DESIGN: The Magic Button Diaries

How to gain insights with real-time remote research

WATCH THE CLINIC: The Magic Button Case Study

How to get real-time insights with a remote diary

New Feature: Entries by Scout

See every scout’s submissions all in one place

dscout + fitbit @ UX Week 2016

Learn the power of moments-based research

From traditional research to mobile ethnography

Digging into user understanding without a discussion guide

I, Phone?

The 13 million moments that mattered…or didn’t.

Putting a Finger on Our Phone Obsession

Mobile touches: a study on humans and their tech

New Feature: Automated Mission Summaries

They're not just for screeners anymore!

Filters Have a New Address

Faster, simpler filters increase speed to insight

Longer Video, Deeper Insights

The 60-second video option arrives

Protein Bar research aims for focus feasts

In-the-moment research helps deliver a tasty menu

Measuring user moments with a menu

how dscout flavored Protein Bar's new brand launch

The selfie matters

strategies to recruit mobile research participants

Low-anxiety launching

a guide to eating your own dog food, and surviving it.

Friends and family… What the FUX?

Art Center x dscout

students dive into dscout’s version of digital ethnography

Project Ara: Co-creation research at scale

dscout and participatory design

Sprint: First impressions of Instagram

dscout gathers real talk from first-time users

Is the Minimum Actually Viable?

know the linchpin for your next product launch

Localize your research on the dscout app

dscout now available in six additional languages

A storytelling pioneer in design research

a dscout People Nerds interview with Christopher Ireland

Co-creation, mobile research and props

Adding inspiration and simulations to your research arsenal

Research that works in the wild

tips to improve your mobile research design

Gen Z’s superpower wish: Stop the Clocks

(And other things you didn’t think at 16)

So long, shop-along

a handful of insights for an industry full of change

Experience design and the creative revolution

a dscout People Nerds interview with Dan Makoski

Superhero capes in the researcher's wardrobe

a dscout People Nerds interview with Catherine Lovazzano

Android Update Simplifies Scout Participation

New design and features keep communication flowing

Relevance trumps usability

One simple question reveals what matters most to new users

Barriers, bravery and bullying

helping the Ad Council capture moments of teen candor

Cracking the Qualitative Research Code

How to get quant credibility for your qual insights

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