Deloitte predicts UK technology sector trends for 2018

Deloitte predicts UK technology sector trends for 2018

 The technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) practice at Deloitte, the business advisory firm, has announced its predictions for the UK technology sector in 2018. The news comes following the launch of the seventeenth edition of TMT Predictions 2018. Machine Learning: Bargaining Chips A surge in deployment of FPGAs (field programmable gate arrays) and ASICs […]

Campari America Taps Thinfilm’s NFC Mobile Marketing Solution to Drive eCommerce

Campari America Taps Thinfilm’s NFC Mobile Marketing Solution to Drive eCommerce

Refrigerator magnets will never be the same. One touch and you can have Wild Turkey Bourbon, SKYY Vodka, or any number of Campari America products delivered automatically to your front door. The innovative spirits company is piloting a program to simplify the consumer purchase cycle by leveraging near field communication (NFC) technology. It will allow consumers to […]

Cheil look to bring Dutch short track speed skaters closer to Olympic gold with the Samsung SmartSuit

Cheil look to bring Dutch short track speed skaters closer to Olympic gold with the Samsung SmartSuit

January 2018 marked the launch of the Samsung SmartSuit: an innovative ice skating suit with corresponding app. Based on a concept by creative agency Cheil Amsterdam and developed by Samsung Benelux the suit was exclusively designed for Dutch short track speed skaters Sjinkie Knegt and Suzanne Schulting. This technological innovation enables the brand to actively […]

Foresight backs advertising technology business Nano Interactive

Foresight backs advertising technology business Nano Interactive

Foresight has announced a £3.5m growth capital investment into Nano Interactive Group Limited (“Nano”), a leading advertising technology business, on behalf of Foresight VCT plc. Nano was founded in 2014 by Christian Geyer and Carl White, two former executives of ad tech business ValueClick (now Conversant) after identifying an opportunity to develop an advertising technology […]

Audi captures children’s insights in tech-focused social campaign

Audi captures children’s insights in tech-focused social campaign

 Audi UK has launched a social media campaign, which captures the imagination and excitement of children towards the future of automotive technology. Working with socially-led creative agency We Are Social, the campaign sees six children interacting with an Audi Q7, an SUV laden with the latest technologies, discussing what they believe the cars of […]

Ford teams up with Oath and Mindshare to unlock the secrets behind mental performance

Ford teams up with Oath and Mindshare  to unlock the secrets behind mental performance

 Ford has teamed up with global media technology company Oath and global media agency network Mindshare, part of WPP, to carry out a ground-breaking new study that explores the brain as the next frontier in performance. The study was filmed, with video content created using insights from Oath’s media platforms and distributed across its […]

Goodby Silverstein launches augmented reality Instagram

Goodby Silverstein launches augmented reality Instagram

 What if your Instagram feed was all around you as you walked through the city? That’s the challenge GS&P Labs, Goodby Silverstein & Partners’ in-house innovation department, tackled with its new prototype, GRAMAR. The new prototype fuses Instagram and ARKit by turning Instagram photos into 8ft x 8ft images and places them in the world around […]