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What Will Ad Tech Consolidation Look Like?

"Data-Driven Thinking" is written by members of the media community and contains fresh ideas on the digital revolution in media. Today’s column is …

Advertising Industry

CPG Brands Are Rethinking How They Work with Amazon | eMarketer Retail

The fastest-growing category on Amazon this year is food and beverage, up 40.1%, with the health, personal care and beauty category close behind at …

eCommerce

Why Fast Fashion Is Experiencing Rapid Growth | eMarketer Retail

Fast fashion—design trends quickly and cheaply translated for the masses—has had a strong year so far. But unless you're a young woman who takes …

Google Shopping

Artificial synaptic device simulates the function of the human brain

A research team led by Director Myoung-Jae Lee from the Intelligent Devices and Systems Research Group at DGIST has succeeded in developing an …

Artificial Intelligence

The future of the Home of the Future

Today you can have a fully connected home complete with sensors to monitor temperature, humidity, air quality, energy usage, and more, and check in on almost any appliance from anywhere in the world with just a smartphone. But even with all of the various connected appliances, virtual assistants, …

Prefab Homes

Most APAC consumers using voice tech now

TOP OF THE CHARTS: iProspect says brands must get on board now with one of the industry’s most rapidly developing trends.

Trends

What I Learned Having My Makeup Done In A 'Smart Mirror'

Makeup

How Technology Is Changing The Real Estate Market

It’s time.<p>While many industries have stayed current with technology trends and established industry standards, real estate is a notable exception. Perhaps it’s <i>the</i> notable exception when you consider that real estate is the largest commodity in the world, with an estimated $217 trillion valuation.<p>As …

Real Estate

Location-based virtual reality is increasing its footprint in the U.S.

Earlier this year, in a small, grey-walled storefront inside a very large mall in Torrance, Calif. (just past the AMC Center) , the virtual reality game-maker Survios planted its first flag in the market for location-based gaming.<p>It’s one of several companies (many based in Los Angeles) that are …

Virtual Reality

80% Of Millennials Want To Buy A Home And Virtual Reality Is Upending The Process

Much is said about millennials not having much interest in homeownership. In reality, nothing could be further from the truth. According to new data from Apartment List, 80% of millennials do have the desire to buy their own homes. However, it’s economic factors that are delaying the process, …

Real Estate

Virtual and Augmented Reality market to boom to $170 billion by 2022

As the virtual and Augmented Reality markets continue to soar, with the new technology drawing increasing interest across the entertainment world, …

Augmented Reality

BBC Two orders first VR property show

BBC Two has commissioned Remarkable Television to make <i>Watch This Space</i>, a virtual reality property series.Each episode will feature two couples who …

Virtual Reality

Sponsored: The retail metamorphosis, not apocalypse, is upon us

Sponsor Content By<p>The retail metamorphosis, not apocalypse, is upon us<p>By AT&T BusinessJuly 31, 2018<p><b>Discover how</b> <b>AT&T Business empowers</b> <b>retailers with data insights and secure technology solutions to help provide a powerful, connected consumer experience.</b><p><i>This article was produced on behalf of AT&T</i> …

Retail

Amazon uses data crunching skills to shape the future

Machine Learning

Paul Gubbins: GDPR has been good to you

Several months into what some thought would be a nuclear winter for adtech, I wanted to take a look at the impact of the GDPR on the buy and sell …

IAB

Making It Easier to Build Mobile-First Video Ads

Get ideas<p>Mock up and test ads<p>Connect with us<p>Explore insights and data tools<p>Facebook Business<p>August 22, 2018<p>Making It Easier to Build Mobile-First …

Computer-created portrait to be sold by Christie's in sale which marks 'the arrival of AI art on the world auction stage'

A portrait created by a computer is to be sold at Christie’s in New York, marking the first time a leading auction house has dealt in art made by artificial intelligence.<p>The "painting" of a fictional man, who has been named Edmond Belamy, is the work of a Paris-based trio of 25-year-olds, who are …

Artificial Intelligence

Scientists have found a new way to stimulate lucid dreams

Lucid dreams, where dreamers become aware they are dreaming and take control of it, can be an incredible experience. The only issue: They're rare and difficult to stimulate. As a result researchers have spent decades trying to figure out different techniques to create a lucid dreaming experience …

Consciousness

The Untold Story of NotPetya, the Most Devastating Cyberattack in History

It was a perfect sunny summer afternoon in Copenhagen when the world’s largest shipping conglomerate began to lose its mind.<p>The headquarters of A.P. …

Long-form Journalism

AI Knowledge Map: How To Classify AI Technologies

I have been in the space of artificial intelligence for a while and am aware that multiple classifications, distinctions, landscapes, and infographics exist to represent and track the different ways to think about AI. However, I am not a big fan of those categorization exercises, mainly because I …

Artificial Intelligence

Intel’s ‘Foreshadow’ flaws are the latest sign of the chipocalypse

The vulnerabilities could allow hackers to gain access to sensitive data in a computer’s memory<p><b>The bad news:</b> According to a report in <i>ZDNet,</i> the …

Skip the store: Kroger unveils direct-to-consumer grocery marketplace

Dive Brief:<p>Kroger will soon launch a direct-to-consumer service that offers more than 50,000 grocery items along with 4,500 private label products. …

Walmart wants to take on Amazon with virtual reality shopping

Walmart, the world’s biggest company, is better known for cheap tube socks than its technical wizardry. But the company has thousands of developers plugging away in an airport-sized building at its headquarters in Bentonville, Arkansas, and has launched a tech incubator, Store No. 8, that is …

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Deepfakes: Can you tell the difference?

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Globalization