Former Google and Uber engineer is developing an AI 'god'

The concept of an AI ‘god’ may seem outlandish, but a former Google and Uber engineer is touting the idea of a high-tech ‘deity’ as a way to improve society.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/06/former-google-and-uber-engineer-is-developing-ai-god.html

Powered by WPeMatico

Wilson smart football: First and long in the high-tech football market

Wilson Sporting Goods is first and long the high-tech football market. The company is touting what it describes as the world’s first smart football in a bid to capture the next generation of fans.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/08/11/wilson-smart-football-first-and-long-in-high-tech-football-market.html

Powered by WPeMatico

Apple focuses on 3D Touch, Live Photos in latest iPhone 6s ads

Article Image Apple on Wednesday released a pair of iPhone commercials touting the time-saving benefits of 3D Touch and Live Photos, two features exclusive to the company’s latest generation iPhone 6s handsets.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4daaa291/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C160C0A20C170Capple0Efocuses0Eon0E3d0Etouch0Elive0Ephotos0Ein0Elatest0Eiphone0E6s0Eads0E/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico

Scientists create wood-based Cellufoam, tout possible Styrofoam replacement

Scientists in Sweden are touting a new wood-based shock-absorbing material that could be a replacement for Styrofoam.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/18/scientists-create-wood-based-cellufoam-tout-possible-styrofoam-replacement.html

Powered by WPeMatico

Latest iPhone 6s ad features Bill Hader, Siri and Nigerian prince

Article Image Apple posted a new iPhone 6s commercial to its YouTube page on Tuesday touting the handset’s new Siri Hands Free feature with the help of comedian and actor Bill Hader.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4b061916/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C10A0C270Clatest0Eiphone0E6s0Ead0Efeatures0Ebill0Ehader0Esiri0Eand0Enigerian0Eprince/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico

Apple releases new Apple Watch ads with focus on Wallet, accessories, third-party apps & more

Article Image Apple on Wednesday published seven new short commercials touting Apple Watch software capabilities, first-party accessories and Siri, done up in the company’s new aesthetic style.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4ade48d1/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C10A0C210Capple0Ereleases0Enew0Eapple0Ewatch0Eads0Ewith0Efocus0Eon0Ewallet0Eaccessories0Ethird0Eparty0Eapps0Emore/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico

Leveraging Moments of Truth


eGain is touting a report from Forrester Consulting and my friend Ian Jacobs purporting to show that omnichannel customer service is stagnant or worse when it comes to delivering service that customers need and want. Ian does good work and I am in agreement with him on this, but I have trouble with some conclusions, specifically the implication that the problem can be solved with more software. Now, I am a proud software bigot, but I am also fond of the saying, “If you take your car to Midas, you’re going to get a muffler.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82580.html?rss=1

Powered by WPeMatico

Apple starts advertising Watch as part of connected iOS, Mac ecosystem

Apple updated its online storefront on Tuesday with fresh imagery and text touting so-called Continuity features that interconnect iOS, Mac and now Apple Watch devices.



The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4678f00a/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C0A50C20A0Capple0Estarts0Eadvertising0Ewatch0Eas0Epart0Eof0Econnected0Eios0Emac0Eecosystem/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico

Samsung riffs on iPhone 6 'Bendgate' woes in new Galaxy Note 4 ad

True to form, Samsung on Thursday released a commercial touting the new Galaxy Note 4 phablet by capitalizing on negative reports criticizing Apple’s latest iPhone 6 models for being too “bendy.”



The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/3f121fd8/sc/5/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C140C10A0C0A20Csamsung0Eriffs0Eon0Eiphone0E60Ebendgate0Ewoes0Ein0Enew0Egalaxy0Enote0E40Ead/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico

Jony Ive reportedly says 'iWatch' will be trouble for Switzerland

Apple SVP of Design Jony Ive reportedly put the entire country of Switzerland on notice in touting the company’s long-rumored wearable device, suggesting a fit and finish comparable to or surpassing that of traditional watches.



The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/3e1f8c7c/sc/21/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C140C0A90C0A30Cjony0Eive0Ereportedly0Esays0Eiwatch0Ewill0Ebe0Etrouble0Efor0Eswitzerland/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico

Apple says its App Store has resulted in a half-million new jobs in Europe alone

Apple on Wednesday began touting its success in Europe, claiming that it has created or supported 629,000 new jobs in the continent, with nearly 500,000 of those from the so-called “app economy.”



The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/3d3d394c/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C140C0A80C0A60Capple0Esays0Eits0Eapp0Estore0Ehas0Eresulted0Ein0Ea0Ehalf0Emillion0Enew0Ejobs0Ein0Eeurope0Ealone/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico

Apple continues 'Powerful' campaign for the iPhone 5s with new 'Dreams' spot

Apple on Saturday unveiled “Dreams,” the latest in its ongoing series of television advertisements touting the versatility of the iPhone 5s and the wide range of third-party applications and accessories compatible with the handset.



The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/3d1d82ba/sc/5/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C140C0A80C0A20Capple0Econtinues0Epowerful0Ecampaign0Efor0Ethe0Eiphone0E5s0Ewith0Enew0Edreams0Espot/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico

Apple focuses on music creation, travel writing in latest 'Your Verse' iPad ads

Apple on Sunday released two new spots for its “Your Verse” iPad campaign touting the tablet’s music creation and travelogue capabilities with stories from composer Esa-Pekka Salonen and travel writer Cherie King.



The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/3ad1e057/sc/5/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C140C0A50C250Capple0Efocuses0Eon0Emusic0Ecreation0Etravel0Ewriting0Ein0Elatest0Eyour0Everse0Eipad0Eads/story01.htm

Powered by WPeMatico