It’s an opportunity rich area that more and more device manufacturers are trying to utilise and one that has endless possibilities – especially for those businesses that can learn from what has already happened within the connected home.
A new application called ClosetSpace from fashion analytics company Stylitics wants to put a digital closet in your pocket, while also feeding you daily inspirations, outfit suggestions, and more, as well as offering access to a personal stylist for just $25.00. The app, targeting mainly at women,
Connected devices company Nest, now owned by Google, has been lauded — mostly, it must be said, by the tech press — for turning its attention to the utilitarian devices in your home. The ones no-one loves. The no-frills,
Barbie and Mattel made news recently in the world of computer science. While initial reaction to Mattel’sBarbie “I Can Be a Computer Engineer” book focused on all-too-common and inaccurate stereotypes,
Take a look at the last decade’s fastest-growing companies. You’ll notice they have one thing in common: They’re all platforms.YouTube was not the first video-hosting site, but it was the first to disrupt the stagnating online broadcasting model,
Silicon Valley’s influence is undeniable but its global impact has always been a passive byproduct of success at home. To make a lasting, material difference, there needs to be a concerted effort to expand its reach in a substantial and sustainable way.For the better part of the last century,
Not every new idea is destined to be great. Sometimes even the most promising concepts end up in the scrap pile. You probably never heard about Google Here, but the project was so big that Alphabet CEO Larry Page himself made the final decision to abandon it. Aimed at smartphone users,
A company taking the interior design industry into the online era, Laurel & Wolf, has now raised $4.4 million in Series A funding for its web-based platform that connects professional designers with customers,
As the summer travel season goes into full swing, a travel app that hopes to give you a new way of experiencing physical spaces is growing. Detour — an immersive city guide app constructed around GPS-triggered audio and smart,
XO Group isn’t a company where you’d expect big, dramatic changes — after all, it was founded nearly two decades ago (with seed financing from AOL, which now owns TechCrunch), its flagship wedding planning site The Knot launched in 1997, and it went public in 1999.
Andreessen Horowitz-backed AgLocal, which began as a marketplace for meat, connecting animal farmers to buyers including top-rated chefs, has now pivoted to become a consumer-facing service. On the new e-commerce site,
Huawei may have released the best laptop of the year - if you can afford it.
Businesses in the trades sector are ditching old tech without wiping memory first.
Next-generation networks could mean big money for countries across the world.
Software update for iPhone users in China will solve patent issues, Apple says.
Report claims Edge detects and blocks phishing faster than any other browser.
iPhone maker plans on employing up to 15,000 people as part of new expansion.
When it comes to online selling and marketing, it’s frankly ridiculous to separate online and offline.
Here, technology is used to consolidate and analyse all finance and procurement information. It also offers insights to the new generation of professionals in their decision-making process and tasks that require abstract thinking rather than computation.
Implementing and using it correctly can be a key service differentiator that can deliver a competitive advantage. It also has several key advantages over other customer communication channels.
The number of ad trackers decreased in Europe while rising in the US.
This is wide-ranging interview with Dev Patel and Poulomi Damany of BitYota, an Analytics as a Service startup that works specifically with MongoDB. Open Source? Not yet. But hopefully soon, they say. And why should an IT person or programmer care about marketing-oriented analytics?
Local Partnerships, a HM Treasury and Local Government Association (LGA) own company, has launched a new fund that will see public sector spin-outs able to access loans between £250,000 and £1m.Read more: http://www.itproportal.
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尽管有传闻称HTC会推出一款基于One M8的Windows Phone 8机型，但是KDDI近日发布的HTC Butterfly J却不是。
Vegemite, an Australian savory spread made from yeast, veggies and spices, has many purposes.For example, it can even go with chocolateSee also: Cadbury chocolate bar that packs 7 flavors into one will satisfy every sweet toothCadbury Australia confirmed that the limited-edition flavor pairing was,
If you have a long, white beard, you're kind of expected to be jolly around Christmas — but this guy is taking it to a whole new level of holiday cheer.This little girl in a West Virginia Walmart saw an older shopper with a red shirt and a white beard and (understandably) thought he was Santa.