It’s rare that one technology set could solve retailer woes related to both merchandise theft and in-store planogram stipulations, yet virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) offer promise in both arenas. Retailers are cutting shrinkage of high ticket-value items by displaying virtual versions that utilize mixed reality implementations, while other retailers are eliminating tedious planogram issues […]
By, Jessica Groopman, Jaimy Szymanski, Rebecca Lieb, and Jeremiah Owyang of Kaleido Insights. Topic: Facebook Data Breach & Advertising Transparency Example: Cambridge Analytica Impact Analysis: Humans (consumers and end users) and Businesses Confusion still swirls around what really happened (the news cycle on this story has been so unrelenting that we’ve postponed our analysis for […]
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is an unavoidable concept in the digital age, if not for its pervasive application, then by virtue of the fact that it provides a technological solution to information overload and the quest for context. Enterprise interest in AI has been driven by its promises for efficiency in the form of speed, accuracy, […]
We’ve designed a very lightweight survey to gain an understand of brands’ perceptions, activities, and challenges in these early days of blockchain.
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By, Jessica Groopman, Jaimy Szymanski, Rebecca Lieb, and Jeremiah Owyang of Kaleido Insights. The ever urgent business question of “what do we do with all of these data?” is colliding with our endless fascination for technological biomimicry of human intelligence. While this could be said for much of artificial intelligence (AI), deep learning is unique […]
While blockchain technologies remain in the early, even embryonic days, they introduce new design configurations and data authentication, security, and sharing mechanisms that could evolve the IoT narrative.
On a busy retail floor during peak sales season, it’s difficult (if not impossible!) to pull a veteran employee away from critical duties in order to train a new recruit. Thankfully, human resources has a new technology at their disposal to scale trainers: virtual reality (VR).
While machine learning introduces new approaches to software, AI’s more transformative impact will be in the way we interface with each other, businesses, and the world around us. The most profound advancements in technology are often less about technology and more about new interfaces replacing old ones. The car offered an entirely new interface to […]
A projected 10 billion more devices will be connecting to the Internet in the next four years. The business potential behind that number is huge, but so are the challenges the IoT ecosystem faces — from lack of a shared architecture for interconnection to the continued problem of how to authenticate devices on the network. […]
In this post, we’ll explore the healthcare and personal fitness use cases of smart textiles, as well as how other industries are utilizing electronics-laden fabrics to empower and support everyone from soldiers, to fashion designers, to casual shoppers, to on-the-go businesspeople.