April 21, 2018 — What’s new

Weekly digest

Our roundup this week explores shoppable AR from AmEx, hyper-realistic digital humans, and new innovations in drones and delivery.

Views on Voice

On 18th May, we’ll be getting to grips with the exciting opportunities for engagement offered by voice-activated devices, as well as the challenges this new technology presents.

Weekly digest

The global race to automate stores, humanlike AI-synthesised voices and video games as marketplaces — find out more in this week’s roundup of digital news and views.

Weekly digest

From Google’s first voice-activated coupon, through to Domino’s new gamification strategy, we present five pieces of knowledge or news to have caught our eye online this week.

Weekly digest

This week’s digest: Starbucks trials Blockchain tech to track coffee beans, eBay launches a new AR feature for sellers, and why CGI could be the next big thing in retail.

The business of bots

Isabel Perry, Head of Technology at Byte London, shares insights on the myriad opportunities that chatbots are opening up for engaging with and serving people online.

Weekly digest

This week in digital: bPay brings contactless payment to fitness trackers, while PayPal eases the process of cryptocurrency transactions.

Weekly digest

PepsiCo’s ecommerce-only drinks brand, a VR shopping app from Hershey and the Internet of Eyes and Ears — find out more in this week’s roundup of digital news and views.

Weekly digest

Five pieces of knowledge or news to have caught our eye online this week, including VR gastronomy, ecommerce on Snapchat, and AI accelerators.

Weekly digest

Emirates brings chatbots to banner ads, while Prada enlists a computer-generated social influencer, in this week’s roundup of digital news.

Weekly digest

This week’s digital digest presents ideas and opportunities in scannable packaging, drones, micro-influencers and more.

Weekly digest

From Walmart’s experiments in virtual reality shopping experiences, to Patagonia’s digital activism platform, we present the week’s developments in digital.