Royole unveils Flexpai foldable, three-screen smartphone

Royole unveils Flexpai foldable, three-screen smartphone

Royole, a little-known US handset maker, has unveiled the world’s “first commercial foldable smartphone” at an event in Beijing. The FlexPai features a fully flexible 7.8-inch fully flexible display that can be arranged as two split screens, plus a third ‘edge screen’ or one larger one. It can be used folded or unfolded, which the […]

UK brands set to unleash the power of AI to deliver more personalised digital experiences by 2020

UK brands set to unleash the power of AI to deliver more personalised digital experiences by 2020

UK brands are adopting Artificial Intelligence (AI) as they race to make sense of customer data and deliver more relevant, personalised experiences, while staying on the right side of GDPR. Adobe research, to be published in a report entitled Context is Everything, reveals an overwhelming majority (91%) of UK businesses view personalisation as a priority, […]

Alexa or Alex? Neuroscience research reveals younger people prefer assistance from female voices

Alexa or Alex? Neuroscience research reveals younger people prefer assistance from female voices

A major study of consumers’ subconscious reactions to digitised voices has revealed a significant bias towards female voices amongst people under the age of 35. The study, which used brain imaging technology to explore the neurological response to male and female voice assistants, discovered that respondents of both genders within a younger age group found […]

Bidooh launches Initial Coin Offering of DOOH Token

Bidooh launches Initial Coin Offering of DOOH Token

Bidooh, a real-time, real-audience, digital billboard advertising platform, announced that it has  launched the Initial Coin Offering (ICO) of its cryptocurrency, DOOH Token. It follows the successful raise of the $5m soft cap during the pre-sale period. Since announcing its pre-sale on October 1, Bidooh has secured listings for its DOOH Token on exchanges globally, […]

Clarivate Analytics to enhance AI-driven trademark research solutions with TrademarkVision acquisition

Clarivate Analytics to enhance AI-driven trademark research solutions with TrademarkVision acquisition

Clarivate Analytics, the global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate the pace of innovation, announced the acquisition of Australian AI-technology company TrademarkVision. It joins Boston-based company CompuMark, the trademark clearance and protection partner for 9 out of 10 of the world’s most valuable brands. Forty percent of trademarks filed contain images. However, […]

Dare launches ‘Dating app for cats’ as part of Halloween adoption and donation drive

Dare launches ‘Dating app for cats’ as part of Halloween adoption and donation drive

Experience, design and engineering company Dare has launched an interactive charity web app: ‘This is Scare’. It aims to raise awareness and prompt action for people to adopt black cats, who have a hard time being re-homed, particularly around Halloween. The site, which mimics a well-known dating app that rhymes with ‘Cinder’, urges users to […]

New online platform recommends travel hotspots, curated by social media post

New online platform recommends travel hotspots, curated by social media post

Virgin Holidays launches the Trending Travel Guide – a digital platform that updates daily to give real-time holiday recommendations. By analysing an astonishing 25 million social media interactions, the data-driven guide brings the most popular bars, restaurants and attractions to the top of its online hotlist. As the popularity of guidebooks wanes and social media […]

Thinfilm and Mackmyra Bring NFC Interactivity to Whisky and Gin Brands

Thinfilm and Mackmyra Bring NFC Interactivity to Whisky and Gin Brands

Thin Film Electronics ASA (Thinfilm), a global leader in NFC (Near Field Communication) mobile marketing solutions,announced Mackmyra Swedish Whisky as a new customer in the spirits category. Based in Sweden, the award-winning distiller of single-malt whisky is using Thinfilm’s NFC mobile marketing solution to connect directly with customers via smartphone, raise awareness of its Private Cask program, and […]

Sony Mobile UK creates first UK interactive video experience with AdColony Aurora HD Video

Sony Mobile UK creates first UK interactive video experience with AdColony Aurora HD Video

Sony Mobile UK and Mediacom partnered with AdColony, the ad quality video marketplace, to launch the UK’s first Aurora Interactive HD Mobile Video unit for the launch of the Xperia XZ2. Immersive storytelling was brought to life through unique in-video engagement, resulting in strong growth in brand awareness and purchase intent. Sony Mobile UK wanted […]

Crunchfish launches new product specially designed for interaction with AR smart glasses

Crunchfish launches new product specially designed for interaction with AR smart glasses

 A new generation of Crunchfish’s gesture interaction software is launched. This high-precision one-gesture software solution is specially designed for interaction with any standard Augmented Reality (AR) smart glasses enabling a new intuitive interaction method. It makes it possible for the user to control all functions in the glasses with only one gesture, similar to […]