Alok Deshpande

Alok Deshpande
Co-Founder and Chief Software Architect, Loopt

Website | @alokers

Alok heads up mobile product development at Loopt. Equal parts developer and product thinker, Alok’s responsibility is creating a fun to use product that is well engineered.

Prior to co-founding Loopt, Alok studied computer science at Stanford University. He worked in several design and development capacities with various startups and student organizations.


Design & User Experience
Location: 2001 Level:
Moderated by:
Tom Coates (Thington Inc.)
Alok Deshpande (Loopt), Michael Higgins (Rhiza Labs), Jenny Lam (Jackson Fish Market), Brett Lider (Google, Inc.)
Average rating: **...
(2.73, 30 ratings)
Is it more than just a big iPhone? Thousands of apps have been created for the new tablet device. Some companies have chosen to stay on the web while some have poured resources into a native app. What are the design considerations? How are the apps different from their iPhone and Android cousins? Join four iPad app designers as they discuss their product and the thinking behind it. Read more.
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