Companies that neglect to bring the Internet of Things, wearables and mobile into their marketing mix are going to find themselves in the same boat as businesses that last decade resisted creating websites—sinking fast. For now, let’s forget the science...Continue reading »
MoVR is a solution that was created to eliminate the tangle of cabling that still hinders the best virtual reality kits in this day and age.
The level of immersion that has been achieved in 2016 thanks to proposals by Oculus Rift or HTC...Continue reading »
The march of technological progress is relentless; it cannot be stopped. And much of that progress is positive – think improved health, education, communication, collaboration, environmental improvements, productivity, and so much more. Technology has the potential to change so many...Continue reading »
A project by MIT and Purdue University means that the ‘resuscitation’ of incandescent bulbs is possible, thanks to a nanotechnology application.
In 2008, the European Commission put an end to incandescent bulbs. This decision marked a new period in the field of...Continue reading »
Virtual reality — or at least the dream of it — has been around since at least the original Star Trek. But, until a couple years ago when Facebook bought Oculus Rift, it seemed more a thing of sci-fi fantasy...Continue reading »
The era of digitalization has passed and given way to a new world model that is created, modified and related to the world of cognitive technology.
Digital transformation has not only changed the way millions of people behave, living with millions...Continue reading »
Another year, another Wired summit. Backed by Telefónica since its inception, the iconic annual event took place earlier in November this year. It featured some of world’s most pioneering minds each exploring tomorrow’s trends. A ‘sun storm scientist’, ‘irrationality analyst’...Continue reading »
The startup Carbon Engineering has a method for transforming atmospheric CO2 into small spheres which can be used as fuel.
The growing presence of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is one of the reasons that is pressing governments and institutions to...Continue reading »
A chatbot is a computer program that simulates a human conversation. This can vary from that automatically pointed technical support to Siri and OK Google to Joaquin Phoenix’s “love interest” in the film Her. Backed by artificial intelligence, the evolution...Continue reading »
This article was first published on Telefonica’s Public Policy blog here
By Richard Benjamins, Director External Positioning & Big Data for Social Good, Telefonica
Many of us are familiar with the Sustainable Development Goals set by the United Nations for 2030 and increasingly more...Continue reading »