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  • Flying Car For Single Passenger Shown
    Self-driving cars may seem like so yesterday. Chinese powerhouse Huawei has created a prototype of a flying car, essentially a drone built for one passenger. No word on when it ...
  • Jaguar Land Rover Moves Ahead With Driverless Cars
    Self-driving cars are being tested all over the planet. Now Jaguar Land Rover is testing its version on British roads. The computer-controlled vehicles already are on the road. ...
  • Williams-Sonoma Buying AR Startup Company
    A major retailer is getting in on the AR action. Williams-Sonoma just announced it is acquiring Outward, a California startup that provides a 360-degree view of furniture and a dose ...
  • Apple Watch Takes The Lead In Smart Wearables
    In the world of wearable bands, Apple is back on top. Thanks to the launch of the Apple Watch Series 3, shipments of Apple devices topped all others in the ...
  • Early IoT Adopters Excited But Cautious
    Early adopters of IoT technology can be both demanding and forgiving around smart home technologies. Those consumers are eager and able to figure out customized solutions and are empowered to ...
  • Marriott, Samsung, Legrand Team To Create IoT Hotel Room Of The Future
    The hotel room of the future is in the works. Marriott has teamed with Samsung and Legrand to create the next generation smart hotel room. The idea is to leverage ...
  • Call To Ban IoT Toys With Security Flaws
    Security and privacy are becoming a focus around toys, especially before the holiday gift-giving arrives. A consumer group in the U.K. recently published a report on issues with some toys ...
  • FDA Approves Pill That Can Be Tracked After Taken
    The networked pill is here. The FDA just approved the first U.S. drug with a digital ingestion tracking system. The digital pill, called Abilify MyCite, has a sensor inside that ...
  • 51% Investing In AI, 55% See No Tangible Results
    Now that various forms of artificial intelligence are getting a workout in real-life markets, data is emerging highlighting some of the ups and downs. Early adopters of AI report strong ...
  • Deutsche Telekom Launches Its Own Smart Speaker
    It’s no secret that smart home speakers are starting to catch on, mainly thanks to Amazon and Google with their Alexa and Home devices. Now Deutsche Telekom is getting in ...
  • The Bumpy Road Ahead For AI In Sales, Customer Service
    More companies are expected to deploy various forms of artificial intelligence next year and it looks like many customers aren't going to be all that happy about it. As companies ...
  • Smart Speakers Coming To 70 Million U.S. Households
    The growth of digital voice assistants is going to be explosive and now a mass of new advertising is projected to follow those devices. Smart speakers such as Amazon Echo ...
  • Amazon's Alexa Adds Oprah's Voice For Holiday Promo
    Amazon’s Alexa is getting a new voice, at least one is being added for the holidays. As part of a shopping promotion, Oprah’s voice is being added to help shoppers ...
  • 55% Of Consumers See IoT, AI As Risks To Privacy
    New connected technologies are continuing to cause serious concerns around privacy and security. The two are really separate issues, as we continually document here. For example, consumers have varying degrees ...
  • Cybersecurity Study: 3% Of Consumers See Marketing, Advertising As 'Trustworthy'
    Consumers are concerned about someone accessing their personal information so much so that they will take their business elsewhere if they don't think a company is properly handling their data. ...
  • Sony Re-Launches Robotic Dogs
    Sony’s old dogs have learned new tricks. The company launched a robot pet some years back, quite ahead of its time. Now with artificial intelligence having advanced since then, Sony ...
  • Holiday Shoppers Vs. Chatbots, Virtual Reality, Robots And Drones
    Despite all the technological advancements, many consumers may not yet be ready to embrace shopping innovations and may need further education about some of their benefits. When faced with the ...
  • Tesla Could Upgrade Customer Computers To Convert To Autonomous Vehicles
    New Tesla cars seem to come with a bit more than meets the eye. During the latest earnings call this week, Tesla said it new cars come with all the ...
  • Consumer View Of A Connected Future: 'A Little Weary' To 'Scared Senseless'
    The idea of a connected future scares some people more than others. The more tech savvy people are, the more optimistic they are, and the less savvy they are, the ...
  • Smart Device Ownership: Smartphone 94%, TV 34%, Smartwatch 7%
    As the number of internet-connected devices continues to grow exponentially, the smartphone retains its position at the top of the list. Smartphone ownership now is virtually universal, well ahead of ...
  • Consumers Say IoT Security Should Be Regulated
    Security is a known concern around the Internet of Things and it turns out that it's quite top of mind for many consumers. So much so, that most say that ...
  • Fake Celebs Dreamed Up By AI
    Artificial intelligence can be used for many things. Now researchers at MIT have even created an algorithm to make up faces of would-be celebrities. ...
  • Speakers Driving Smart Home Devices Market To 244 Million
    The smart home devices market is on a tear. Driven by smart speakers, the number of smart home devices is projected to grow 42% a year for the next five ...
  • Risks Seen In Using VR Headsets
    There may be some unintended consequences in using virtual reality. Researchers at Leeds University warn that continued use of VR could cause eyesight and balance problems, most notably in child ...
  • Toys R Us Rolling Out Augmented Reality Chainwide
    Augmented reality has come a long way since Pokémon Go. Now mega-toy retailer Toys “R” Us is expanding its augmented reality test to all its stores, so children can play ...
  • Connected Devices Projected To Reach 20 Billion This Year; PC Takes A Back Seat
    When it comes to the number of connected devices, the counts are consistently into the billions. One forecast not long ago pegged the number of connected devices this year already ...
  • Augmented Reality Set To Overtake VR
    Money has been flowing into virtual reality and augmented reality, with the latter now catching the eye of investors. In the last 12 months, $1.8 billion was invested in AR ...
  • AI Drives Revenue In Product Innovation, Customer Service
    The adoption of artificial intelligence is well underway but many execs expect some roadblocks ahead. There's a lot of enthusiasm and optimism for AI, most notably as a potential competitive ...
  • Businesses Buy Into AI, Budgets Follow
    Artificial intelligence may mean different things to different people, but that isn't stopping some businesses from moving full steam ahead with it. AI has become somewhat of an umbrella term ...
  • Smart Store Technologies To Drive $78 Billion In Transaction Revenue
    Smart technology to get shoppers out of stores more quickly is coming. However, it's coming less like a freight train and more like a glacier. Smart checkout can comprise different ...