If my Grandpa was still alive he would be turning 100 this year. A common saying when I would go visit my grandparents and show off a toy — particularly anything that plugged in or took a battery was, “What will they think of next?” And if my Speak & Spell and light up shoes […]Read More CES: What will they think of next?
As Google buys Nest today, it increases the pressure for consumers to decide what type of operating system they want their home to run. And what types of off-the-shelf and add-on devices they should buy. Is your connected home a Mac or a PC? Apple or Android? The internet of things works best when the […]Read More Is your automated home a Mac or a PC?
Innovega’s Optik system received lots of recent trade press for their special contact lenses that will read the light from projectors fitted to glasses. They were one of my first stops at the CES show this year. According to Innovega: The key feature of the iOptik display is the enhancement of the wearer’s vision by […]Read More CES: Hands on with iOptik, the smart contact lenses
Geoff Livingston says the marketing industry is pivoting from social media to the Internet of Things, and he’s completely correct. My colleagues are growing tired of me repeating this, but I’m not sure this has fully soaked in with our industry peers. Social media is no longer an emerging trend. Facebook turns 10 years old […]Read More CES: the buzz is going to be Internet of Things, enchanted objects and looking beyond social media