Cloudcast — Improving the experience of podcast listening, a UX case study
Cloudcast — Improving the experience of podcast listening, a UX case study

Brief: To design a podcast mobile app that can bring even more utility to the user than a book ever could.

Note: The following case study is part of a design challenge.

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The problem

Podcasting and audiobook is a growing industry with limitless potential. But how do we bring the same experience of reading a book to an audio-based listening platform?

“If you’re reading, it’s pretty easy to go back and find the point at which you zoned out. It’s not so easy if you’re listening to a recording” | Time Magazine

“Podcasts might be a useful tool to…


Note: This is the second part of my career progression into the UX industry as a graphic designer. The first part can be viewed here.

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Having completed 2 out 3 projects from my bootcamp, I was eager to start preparing and sending out resumes in hopes to land a job before my course ends. This was a challenge as I always believed that I needed all 3 of my case studies to be ready before I can begin this process.

With only 2 case studies ready, is this achievable? …


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Completing a part-time bootcamp takes hard work and serious commitment. But with good time management skills, you can get on top of this.

A part-time course typically last for 6 months and will require 8–10 hours a week of your time to complete. Here are some tips that can help you complete the course without compromising your job:

1. Be connected with your cohort 🤝

There’s nothing more depressing than studying an online bootcamp after work hours all by yourself. A bootcamp is designed for you to be connected with others who are on the same journey such as yourself, so it would be wise to network…


Note: This is a documentation of my career progression into the UX industry as a graphic designer and is a work in progress.

Photo by tirzavandijk on Unsplash
Photo by tirzavandijk on Unsplash
Photo by tirzavandijk on Unsplash

If there’s one good thing that came out of COVID, it would be me questioning myself if I was content and fulfilled being a Graphic Designer. I have been doing Graphic Design for over 10 years now, where do I go from here?

Most of my designer friends were already Product Designers, a term which I was unfamiliar with at that time. After some research, I quickly realised that UX Design is what I was meant to…

Brian Foong

👋 I’m a Melbourne based UX/UI Designer, exploring the wonders of user-centered design. http://www.brianfoong.com

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