Insights

Perspectives: Fusing Physical and Digital

We’ve gotten used to emphasizing the divide between digital and physical, but it’s quickly disappearing: when digital data about the physical world is comprehensive, real-time and freely available, the physical and digital augment each other.

Perspectives: Your latest Product is… an API?

For a long time, no one outside IT showed much interest in APIs, but MIT research shows that the most successful digital companies make above-average investments in APIs; these companies know that APIs are fundamental to their strategic success. Why do they think that?

Perspectives: How to Make a Good Chatbot

Your kid tore his favorite pair of jeans and you need to know if your local store will be open after work so you can pick up a replacement pair. If only you had a personal shopper who could find out what time the store closes.

Perspectives: Accelerating Connected Home Adoption

It’s no surprise that more and more items are being outfitted with built-in connectivity. Consumers’ adoption of internet-enabled devices isn’t a given, however, and it’s worth exploring why acceptance has been so fragmented across categories—as well as what the industry can do to...

What's Next in Tech?

The spread and influence of technology over the next five years will be a key driver of change across the globe. However, there will be regional differences and some countries will leapfrog traditional cycles of development.

Webinar: Tech Fast Forward – Asia Pacific

What are some of the biggest technological influences that will cause the largest impact to consumers, products, industry and society? Are consumers, retailers and suppliers ready for technology trends that will dominate the way we work, live and play in the next 5 years?