@SowreLab: The Future of Retail

E-commerce market to reach £645bn. UK, US, Germany and China leading the curve

E-commerce market to reach £645bn. UK, US, Germany and China leading the curve

Jun 8, 2015

Online sales across the UK, US, Germany and China will grow by £320bn between now and 2018, increasing the value of the online market to £645bn

More Retailers Tapping Into Facial Recognition Tech to Improve Customer Experience

More Retailers Tapping Into Facial Recognition Tech to Improve Customer Experience

Jul 29, 2013

via brandchannel.com retail watch Had the Rodeo Drive store made famous for its ill treatment of Julia Robert’s character in Pretty Woman been using VIP-identification technology, prostitute Vivian Ward might have been treated quite differently. “It is the moment every sales assistant dreads,” writes London’s Sunday Times. “A customer is demanding...

Google rules out facial recognition for Google Glass

Google rules out facial recognition for Google Glass

Jun 6, 2013

via biometricupdate.com June 3, 2013 – Google rules out facial recognition for Google Glass Google has officially said that it will not add facial recognition features to Google Glass, following both interest and concern for the integration of the biometric technology into the device. “When we started the Explorer Program nearly a year ago our goal was...

IBM i Security Firm Looks To Mobile Biometrics For Growth

IBM i Security Firm Looks To Mobile Biometrics For Growth

Jun 3, 2013

via IBM i Security Firm Looks To Mobile Biometrics For Growth Published: June 3, 2013 by Alex Woodie The day is fast approaching when people who need access to sensitive data will be able to authenticate themselves using biometrics embedded right on their smart phone. Industry experts anticipate Apple to embed a biometric scanner of some sort into the next...

Realtà aumentata

Realtà aumentata

May 6, 2013

MyGlass gli occhiali che nei progetti di Mountain View potrebbero modificare il mondo della Consumer Tech. Il progetto è noto e ne hanno parlato in molti, in sostanza si tratta del primo prodotto dedicato alla vera realtà aumentata, il primo device che ci permette di sovrapporre l’esperienza di vita quotidiana alle informazioni che arrivano dalla rete....