Facebook has launched the largest ever open-domain chatbot, called Blender, which it claims is able to demonstrate empathy, knowledge and personality and is better than ones created by rival Google.
As technology and automation continues to advance at a staggering rate, the job sector will too, quickly adapting to support breakthroughs across industries. New research looks at 12 types of jobs that don’t exist yet, but could be crucial roles in the coming decades.
The EU has hosting an event inviting the tech industry to create and pitch new ways to use digital to combat the spread of Coronavirus.
Hitachi Automotive Systems has completed the acquisition of all shares of seneos, a German automotive device software developer.
Mastercard, Shell and Apple are the top three brands in terms of effective audio campaigns, while McDonald’s, Disney and Intel fell compared to last years rankings, according to new research.
Real-time passenger data from St Pancras station has been monitoring the effectiveness of coronavirus social distancing measures.
WPP global media agency Mindshare is launching a Midwife Voice Skill as part of its partnership with pregnancy and research charity, Tommy’s.
Amazon is to launch a new business line that sells the technology behind its cashier-less convenience stores to other retailers.
Secure authentication provider iProov has taken its technology live in Estonia’s state-certified digital identity programme.
Amazon has launched its first Amazon-branded supermarket called Go Grocery, located in the online retail giant’s home city of Seattle.
SharpEnd, a London-based Agency specialising in IoT, has signed a strategic partnership with Guala Closures Group, a world-leading manufacturer of closures for spirits and wine, and pioneer in connected caps.
Auto Trader has worked alongside a futurologist to reveal its predictions for what the 2050 car will look like, predicting the technological developments and social functions of cars in the future.
Smart thermostats are the most popular IoT device that Brits want for their home, ahead of a smart doorbell, according to new research.
The Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona has been cancelled after a growing number of firms pulled out over coronavirus fears.
Specialist insurer Hiscox has partnered with LeakBot, the smart water leak alarm, to provide its leading leak detection system to customers.
While people are confident in using smart tech, a good proportion simply don’t want to invest in it yet, according to new research.
Go Ultra Low, the joint government and industry campaign to promote the uptake of electric vehicles, has launched its new Electric Vehicles Voice App developed by Wavemaker.
Isbank became the first Turkish bank to offer a chatbot to provide one-on-one financial assistance to its customers. This case study looks at how the creation of AI-based personal assistant named “Maxi” grew its app users by 2 million in just 5 months.
While positive fan experiences with technology bring multiple new opportunities to sports organisations, athletes are increasingly using it for training, injury prevention and improving performance, according to new research.
Top 3 digital transformation tips for 2020: Improving customer experience, digital presence and sales and marketing effectiveness
As we enter 2020, what are the top priorities transformation for global companies? New research identifies the key areas to focus on.