AI crucial to the future of marketing, according to Relay42

AI crucial to the future of marketing, according to Relay42

Relay42, a company that empowers marketers to create AI-driven customer journeys, has published a socially-sourced whitepaper that provides a unique view of the relationship between marketing and technology. The whitepaper, entitled ‘Cross-channel Personalization: The Heart of Customer-centricity’, found that the potential of technology to make the marketing function more effective and sophisticated cannot be underestimated […]

iProspect reveals tech trends brands need to know

iProspect reveals tech trends brands need to know

Global performance marketing agency iProspect revealed some of the top trends in how brands can leverage the enormous power of machine learning and technology to create new applications and improve customer experience. These trends have been identified in iProspect’s annual survey, Future Focus: The New Machine Rules: Enhancing Customer Experience is Essential Customers are increasingly expecting […]

Adobe Looking To Make Voice More Personal

Adobe Looking To Make Voice More Personal

No matter where you go, “Alexa”, “Okay Google” and “Hey Siri” are being uttered more than ever before. Within the last couple of years, attractive pricing and changing consumer preferences have moved voice-enabled devices quickly through the market and into people’s homes. In 2017 alone, Adobe Analytics Cloud data showed that online sales were up […]

Huawei unveils first car to be driven by AI powered Mate 10 Pro

Huawei unveils first car to be driven by AI powered Mate 10 Pro

 Huawei, the global technology leader, has become the first mobile device manufacturer in the world to use an AI-powered smartphone to drive a car. The ‘RoadReader’ project pushes the boundaries of Huawei’s object recognition technology and puts the learning capabilities, speed and performance of its AI-powered devices to the test. Unlike other driverless cars, […]

Businesses that prioritise customer experience significantly outperform competitors, according to Adobe

Businesses that prioritise customer experience significantly outperform competitors, according to Adobe

Businesses that focus on customer experience have the capacity to significantly outpace their competitors, according to Adobe’s Digital Trends 2018 report. The report, published in association with Econsultancy, surveyed 13,000 marketing, creative and technology professionals in the US, APAC and EMEA to look at the most significant trends impacting digital strategies in the short term. […]

Lidl UK Launches AI Wine ChatBot Giving Customers Expert Wine Knowledge & Recommendations

Lidl UK Launches AI Wine ChatBot Giving Customers Expert Wine Knowledge & Recommendations

Lidl, the UK’s seventh largest retailer, has launched its first fully-automated, AI-powered, Facebook Messenger chatbot to help UK customers select the best wine whatever the meal or moment. Users simply type in a wine question and voilà, the answer appears! Lidl’s new chatbot – named Margot – will perform the role of shoppers’ virtual wine […]

FIELD Visualises the Invisible in New AI Graphic Art Series ‘System Aesthetics’

FIELD Visualises the Invisible in New AI Graphic Art Series ‘System Aesthetics’

London-based creative studio FIELD, released a new art series that visualises the invisible technologies that will shape our future. AI algorithms are the invisible force that increasingly define aspects of our lives; powering everything from voice recognition to self-driving cars and the new ways of finance. As individuals and as a society, we need new […]

Bungie and Activision team up with AKQA to Launch the Destiny 2 Ghost Skill

Bungie and Activision team up with AKQA to Launch the Destiny 2 Ghost Skill

Bungie, Activision, and AKQA announced the launch of the Destiny 2 Ghost Skill for Alexa devices.  Bringing to life the ultimate video game sidekick, this announcement is putting gaming at the centre of the smart home, and the first-ever integrated voice companion in a live game experience. AKQA designed a unique, innovative way to enhance […]

Voice AI company Voysis launches independent commerce platform for retailers and brands

Voice AI company Voysis launches independent commerce platform for retailers and brands

At an event in New York, Voysis has announced its new product, Voysis Commerce, and released the findings of a research report that shows voice commerce and search is at a major inflection point for retailers and brands. The launch of Voysis Commerce comes shortly after the company revealed their breakthrough on WaveNet technology that […]