The RoBoHoN seems to be real, and it may be the closest thing to an actual "android", at least in the consumer market. It's a bipedal, humanoid robot that works as a smartphone and digital assistant.
Windows 10 Mobile will first make its way to the hands of consumers when the Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL arrive in November. However, you still may be wondering when the rollout will begin for older Windows Phone devices, and it looks like the answer is December. Show More Summary
Today, consumer watchdog Choice named and shamed the worst products and companies of the year at the 10th annual Shonky Awards. From “flushable” cleaning clothes that caused sewerage blockages to self-cumbusting washing machines, these are the dodgiest Australian products of 2015. More »
In the hospitality business, truly connecting with today's tech-savvy guest does not mean beating the OTAs at their own game. Rather, hospitality experts must crack the new code of consumer loyalty, as I discovered talking to Larry Cassenti...Show More Summary
Every day, the ProgrammableWeb team is busy, updating its three primary directories for APIs, clients (language-specific libraries or SDKs for consuming or providing APIs), and source code samples.
The West Virginia State Attorney General is suing VW for violating the consumer protection act there. If the automaker loses the case, it could face serious financial losses, including large payments to consumers and the state government. Show More Summary
There seems to be a healthy amount of skepticism surrounding the upcoming release of Star Wars Battlefront, and I don't blame people. After all, EA is involved -- always lurking in the shadows, ready to strike at consumers. This week...Show More Summary
Apple's wildly popular iOS has earned the title of the world's most secure consumer operating system. But now that title has an asterisk: China. The post iPhone Malware Is Hitting China. Let’s Not Be Next appeared first on WIRED.
In my earlier post, I’ve walked through the creation of Provider hosted apps. Today, I’ll show how to create a SharePoint hosted app. And we’ll see how to consume an external web service API such as USDA nutrition information API. I’m using a Office 365 tenant, however you ca
Howard Stern can’t figure out why Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters is seemingly consumed with hostility toward the Jewish people and their homeland in the state of Israel. “It seems to me [Israel] is the only place in the Middle East that actually treats people half-way nicely,” The SiriusXM host declared in his radio show... Show More Summary
By Russ Banham A creative launch pad for tech-infused hobbyists, SparkFun Electronics is a Colorado online retailer and education center for consumer electronic components that keeps increasing its impact. Nathan Seidle started the company in 2003 with a mission to encourage innovation by making electronic components, tools and kits readily available [...]
Today’s Internet-savvy consumers love infographics and they can’t seem to get enough of them. Here’s how to create and launch an infographic that will bring maximum value to your company. The post 3 Keys to a Successful Infographic Release appeared first on AllBusiness.com.
Forget cord cutters: "cord-nevers" are the people CMOs should be worrying about. A new Forrester study predicts that by 2025, 50 percent of adults under age 32 won't pay for traditional cable subscriptions. A survey of 32,000 U.S. adults online found that 76 percent of respondents subscribe to cable. Show More Summary
Watch: Weak consumer confidence won't dampen the busiest betting period of the year, according to Tabcorp CEO David Attenborough.
Look out for these up and coming coffee roasters. The U.S. has emerged as a leader in specialty coffee thanks to the growing number of discerning, quality-minded consumers looking beyond latte art. Customers want to know from where beans are sourced, how they are roasted, and the nuanced flavor profiles to expect in the cup. Show More Summary
The reality is that fragmentation is a bigger deal in the enterprise than the consumer sector.
Earlier this year, we reported on Tomotaka Takahashi, the famous engineer who sent the first talking robot into space, and his plans to make robots as popular a consumer electronic as smartphones. He’d been teasing a humanoid phone to debut this year, and here it is: a cutesy, talking, limbed phone that hitches rides in your front pocket. Read more...
To those keeping tabs on the government's propaganda, it doesn't get any more laughable than this. One week ago, the Conference Board, a "tax-exempt non-profit business membership and research group organization" released a ridiculous...Show More Summary
The room was filled with brokers, eager to hear how the real estate industry is beginning to make great strides in wrangling Big Data to the benefits of everyone: Brokers, agents and consumers. The three panelists on stage represented...Show More Summary