IoT

How the internet of things can improve customer experience

The internet of things presents big opportunities for a number of industries, ranging from healthcare to beauty. This is largely due to growing innovation in tech, with IHS Market predicting that the number of connected devices worldwide will reach 125 billion by 2030.

One of the most exciting opportunities comes from a marketing perspective, as the internet of things allows brands to go above and beyond traditional customer experience to anticipate needs, and to become truly embedded in the consumer’s world.

Low cost IoT will redefine the consumer purchase path

We’re on the edge of a new wave of connectivity.

One that promises to change the way people behave and buy; and in turn will force retailers and consumer goods companies to change the way they serve and interact with their customers. The ‘Innovators’ are already out there rapidly prototyping, testing, learning and changing their businesses to embrace it.

10 examples of the Internet of Things in healthcare

The next decade may well see a revolution in treatment and diagnosis of disease, as the Internet of Things (IoT) is brought to bear on medicine. Here are 10 examples of IoT in healthcare. 1. OpenAPS – closed-loop insulin delivery One of the most fascinating areas in IoT medicine is the open source initiative OpenAPS, […]

Why marketers need to pay attention to the Internet of Things

Last week I attended Web Summit, now one of the world’s largest tech conferences.

Most of the talks that I attended were at the digital marketing stage although I did make time to attend talks at the data and analytics stage, the content maker’s stage and design stage. 

Why won’t internet fridges go away?

Every year at CES, internet fridges delight the masses (of journalists) who scurry off to write arch pieces on the internet of things.

I didn’t attend CES, but nevertheless I’d like my oportunity to shout into the wind.

Please. I need this.