Have you noticed the steady increase in automation and smart machines being embedded into every aspect of your daily life? Uber uses a smartphone application to connect passengers with drivers, which has automated and replaced the traditional taxi dispatcher. The Yotel New York hotel in New York … [Read more...] about A successful digital business = smart machines + smart people
Only a small number of Canadians use grocery-store apps. Maybe that’s because apps don’t solve a lot of everyday shopper complaintsWith several of Canada’s big grocers creating branded mobile apps over the past year, there is no question grocery shopping is getting more techie. But are consumers … [Read more...] about Are grocery-store apps the answer to better customer service?
In the early part of the 20th century, the expression "a picture is worth a thousand words" became popular as a way to describe the effectiveness graphics in advertising. A century later this statement is as true as ever, especially on social networks where the ongoing shift continues from … [Read more...] about A Picture Really is Worth a Thousand Words – Unlocking Data with Image Recognition
Marketing magazine and the Canadian Marketing Association have once again partnered to host Mobile Day, which takes place this year on Monday, June 9. With an emphasis on examining many of the latest trends, Mobile Day looks to inspire, motivate and encourage marketers to find new ways to connect … [Read more...] about Speaking Engagements: 2014 Mobile Day
Welcome to the future. We may be short on flying cars, robot maids and moon bases, but nonetheless digital technologies have become part of (nearly) everyone’s daily lives. However, our everyday experiences with digital technologies are evolving to be less magical and more useful. What were once … [Read more...] about Is the Magic of Digital Technology Disappearing Right Before Our Eyes?