Publicis.Sapient has developed the ‘Sending Machine’ – a digital vending machine that doesn’t dispense food to the purchaser, but instead sends it directly to those who need it most.
Blippar, a UK-based company that specialised in augmented reality received more than $100m in funding but ultimately failed to make a profit.
ANNA Money created a debit card linked to an app that miaows when you spend money, designed to help business owners keep on top of their spending.
IoT has reached the stage of early mainstream adoption, with over half of business and IT leaders expecting RoI from IoT projects within three years.
Energy provider Npower is working with IMImobile to offer the new Apple Business Chat service to customers, allowing them to speak with call centre agents directly through the Messages app on their Apple device.
The average UK consumer is happy to spend in excess of £195 in an order through voice technology, rising to £232 in the case of shoppers over the age of 30, according to new research.