The vast amount of information now flowing through businesses and across the internet is unlocking the potential for innovative new technologies and business models, but will need ever more robust security and protection. Erasmus Holm, EMEA marketing director at Stibo Systems, outlines his predictions for technology trends in the coming year.
After years of hype, the concept of an ‘Internet of Things’ is becoming a reality. From smartwatches and connected toothbrushes to intelligent thermostats and driverless cars- a web connection is becoming standard for many devices. This move towards a ‘programmable world’ is creating an explosion of new customer touchpoints for marketers to harvest. As part … [Read more…]
For small companies a simple post-it note or a scribble on the memo board is all that’s needed to communicate with its employees. But for SMEs, larger organisations and global conglomerates, company to employee communication is not quite so simple. Internal marketing is increasingly being recognised as a vital way of raising staff morale, and … [Read more…]
Chinese tech giant Baidu has successfully tested its driverless car on roads near the company’s headquarters in Beijing.
Telecoms regulator, Ofcom has said that six million homes could be suffering from slow broadband speeds as a result of putting up Christmas lights, placing Wi-Fi hubs close to microwaves, or near lamps or by installing baby alarms.
With traditional banks adopting digital services and digital-only providers, like Atom and Fidor, pressuring the big players, who will win the battle of the banks in 2016? John Rakowski, director of technology strategy at AppDynamics, argues that, as consumers start to engage with their banks mostly via apps and online services, organisations will have to … [Read more…]