Google inks patent deal with Tencent

Google inks patent deal with Tencent

Google has yet more news from China after the U.S. search firm announced a patent cross-licensing agreement with Chinese tech giant Tencent. The terms were not disclosed, but Google said the tie-in with Tencent, which is valued at over $500 billion, covers “a broad range of products and technologies” and is “long-term.” The two firms […]

Dogology promotes digital dog training with AR out-of-home campaign

Dogology promotes digital dog training with AR out-of-home campaign

OUTFRONT Media Inc. announced a campaign for Dogology, Inc., a New York city based virtual dog training startup, that showcases the ability to use augmented reality in out-of-home campaigns, along with out-of-home and mobile advertising creative developed by OUTFRONT’s in-house creative boutique, OUTFRONT Studios. Between December 25, 2017 and January 12, 2018, OUTFRONT’s out-of-home displays […]

AT&T to Launch Mobile 5G in 2018

AT&T to Launch Mobile 5G in 2018

Following an expansion of its 5G tests to multiple cities around the United States — including Minneapolis in time for Super Bowl LII — AT&T recently announced that it expects to be the first US company to launch mobile 5G services in a “dozen markets” by late 2018. The carrier said that it’s “moving fast” to […]

Brightpearl: 87% of retailers regard omnichannel as critical, but only 8% have ‘mastered’ it

Brightpearl: 87% of retailers regard omnichannel as critical, but only 8% have ‘mastered’ it

A new report published by Brightpearl, a provider of retail management systems that helps high-growth retailers streamline back-office operations, finds an enormous gap between omnichannel importance and adoption and its effective execution. The findings, taken from a report entitled ‘The State of Omnichannel’, a survey of 352 retail leaders in the United States, shows that […]

News Corp Launches New Ad Platform News IQ

News Corp Launches New Ad Platform News IQ

News Corp announced the launch of News IQ, a new advertising platform with an audience of over 140 million in the United States. This marks the first time that News Corp has integrated all of its collective first-party data, premium media properties and data science tools into one unified advertising solution. News IQ will give […]

GM puts an e-commerce marketplace in the dashboard

GM puts an e-commerce marketplace in the dashboard

 Starting December 5, General Motors (GM) is rolling out the automotive industry’s first commerce platform for on-demand reservations and purchases of goods and services. With Marketplace, drivers can now order and pay for their favourite coffee — and much more — on the way to work with a simple tap on the dash. Marketplace […]

Mobile payments on Target with ‘Wallet’ debut

Mobile payments on Target with ‘Wallet’ debut

US retailer Target has embraced the mobile payments revolution with the launch of ‘Wallet’, a proprietary app that enables shoppers to check out in store via their smartphone by scanning product barcodes. Customers will benefit from exclusive perks such as coupons and discounts simply by utilising the technology through special barcodes that introduce savings at […]

Episode Launches All-New Pitch Perfect Interactive Mobile Story

Episode Launches All-New Pitch Perfect Interactive Mobile Story

Episode, one of the world’s largest mobile storytelling network, launched Pitch Perfect In Deep Treble, an original interactive mobile story based on the beloved movie franchise. Produced in collaboration with Universal Brand Development, Pitch Perfect In Deep Treble welcomes fans to engage in the musical action first hand by becoming a part of the franchise’s […]

Nissan dealers welcome Star Wars-themed AR experience to demonstrate advanced technologies

Nissan dealers welcome Star Wars-themed AR experience to demonstrate advanced technologies

Vehicle shopping has never been more space age. Beginning in December, visitors to Nissan dealership showrooms US-wide can play with Nissan’s new augmented reality app to experience advanced vehicle safety technologies through a Star Wars interactive lens. Nissan dealers across the country soon will showcase an augmented reality experience called “See the Unseen,” featuring digital droids, […]

1 2 3 12