Beacon & Lively

mobile app


Staying connected fashionably is the main idea behind this new product from Beacon & Lively that effortlessly connects the worlds of fashion and technology into one stylish piece of jewelry.

Beacon Lively Brief
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KNOW WHO IS CALLING WITHOUT LOOKING AT YOUR PHONE.


You have complete flexibility over illumination colors and patterns. Red for your best friend, blue for your boss, green for the babysitter. – Our job.. Endless customization for the user in a simple interface.

We created controls for illumination brightness, color and vibration intensity, all features that can be tailored for every contact on the user's phone. The app was well received at Philly Tech Week and Entrepeneur Expo where it was featured alongside the bracelet.


Beacon Lively Details


Hejjo

messaging app


Hejjo is a simple messaging app where users can text and chat with anyone, anywhere, even if their friends don't have a Hejjo account (Via SMS).

Hejjo
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RAIN Everywhere designed and developed the Hejjo mobile App for Android and iOS (and we still develop the future versions). while also creating brand identity elements including a logo, colors, and app backgrounds. This project required ensuring the application felt like an iOS application and an Android application on the respective platforms.


The idea was to create a simple yet intuitive interface that would house all familiar messaging functions streamlined and re-imagined to satisfy even the most impatient user. To accomplish that, we went through a User Experience phase where numerous ideas were tested internally to come up with the best approach.


The result is a streamlined Android app that was well received on Google Play, plus an iOS version coming soon!



ONErpm

responsive website


When ONErpm asked Rain Everywhere to redesign their site, we were delighted to help one of the fastest-growing music distribution services out there. The previous site was not responsive, and simply couldn't compete for a place amongst the striving online music community. While keeping the design simple yet engaging, we developed lots of user-centered features had to be developed throughout the site helping musicians upload, manage, and distribute their music to the world. Rain Everywhere was responsible for the design and front-end development of this exciting new site. We continue to work with ONErpm to build better analytics views for their clients and mobile dashboards for their musicians to understand their own businesses better.

Services

Before getting to know your users, we get to know you. Our process begins with taking a look at the bigger picture. By identifying your digital presence and goals, we begin to understand why users want to connect with you and how they get value for their time. With this in mind, Rain can build a mobile solution that simply works – helping your business run and grow.

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Mobile Strategy

At Rain, we go the extra mile to understand who you are and what you want to achieve before we start brainstorming. After identifying your objectives, Rain maps out a mobile app strategy that best serves your target audience. We apply a user-centered approach to design and development, while focusing on mobile as the first user touch-point. What results is a distinct mobile platform that engages your customers and expands your business.

User Experience

User Experience

Why do we invest so much into user experience? In today’s digital landscape, countless mobile applications are the fingertips of users. To adapt, businesses need to create mobile apps that function to meet the evolving needs and expectations of customers. Getting a user to download your mobile app is only the start - providing one that becomes a part of your customer’s everyday life is where Rain’s expertise can help.


Rain puts the quality of user experience at the forefront of mobile app development. We move through design and development by emphasizing the basic elements of user experience, from when we build the information architecture to when we identify potential handling errors. We help ensure our app’s usability by observing mobile usage in natural everyday environments and in numerous other mobile contexts. In the end, we build products that are responsive and interactive, making your customer’s tasks simple, intuitive and even enjoyable.

User Experience

Mobile Design and Development

Above all, Rain keeps one focus throughout design and development: giving customers access to you and your products. Rain’s mobile-first approach allows users to continuously access the information they need from any device they use. We carefully reinforce the responsive design of our mobile solutions, ensuring they operate on several form factors. And equally important, we build our applications and destinations with standard open source tools, providing you with maintainable and lasting solutions. By focusing on mobile usage throughout design and development, Rain keeps you connected to your customers.

About Rain Everywhere

Rain’s expertise provides clear mobile solutions that connect you with your customers. Our emphasis on user experience throughout our method, strategy and development transforms how clients discover and manage your offerings. We look at your IT and mobile vision holistically and develop a single mobile platform that your users can access at work, at home and on the go. Our mobile-first approach to web design creates destinations that don’t just look good but work well too.

Phil Ives

Phil Ives

Co-Founder, Technology

Phil Ives is an entrepreneurial technologist focused on consumer applications and technology products. Throughout his career he has focused on delivering innovative, mass-appeal consumer-facing technology at companies like Comcast, QVC, Traffic.com, SIVOO, one of the first feature-length streaming sites and has consulted to both Silicon Valley Startups and Fortune 100 companies on their video and mobile development.

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Tim Kin

Co-Founder, Creative

Tim’s journey in design spans for almost 20 years and includes diverse range of industries, from healthcare and education to entertainment and consumer-focused web and mobile applications. He believes “user first” approach to interactive design is an essential part of modern technology, regardless the device it’s built for. His everyday design decisions utilize that vision, help build better products, and make the toughest clients happy.