Executive Viewpoint

Sixth Sense: AI Device Aims to Make Homes Smarter

Aug 14, 2017

A startup aims to make all homes more intelligent thanks to advanced machine learning. After all, smarter homes promise more energy- and cost-efficient dwellings. But it can be hard to...

18Birdies App Gamifies Golf, Settles Sidebets, & Scores Socially

Jul 10, 2017

Golf app 18Birdies allows users to track and socially share golf scores among friends and for organized tournaments, as well as calculate sidebets in real time, and it offers GPS to...

Facial Recognition App "15 Seconds of Fame" Captures Sports Fans’ Moments of Glory

Apr 10, 2017

Many enthusiastic sports lovers enjoy seeing their team play in person, but maybe the only thing some fans like more is seeing themselves or friends on the Jumbotron scoreboard during...

Industry Insight

The Sexual mHealth Revolution

Jul 31, 2017

The relative anonymity of mHealth is boosting its uptake among patients with STDs. Hans Klis takes a look at the longer-term implications for the tech in the private areas of sexual...

JLR and Shell Roll Out Mobile Payments at the Pump

Feb 27, 2017

Jaguar-Land Rover (JLR) and Shell are literally rolling out a new mobile payment system, allowing consumers in the U.K. to pay at the pump from their vehicles’ touch screen. And as...

CTA's Gary Shapiro Abbreviated Preview of CES '17: AI, VR, AR, mHealth

Oct 31, 2016

Consumer technology trends are moving rapidly and offer the promise of keeping us virtually connected to loved ones who are thousands of miles away in reality or to see completed...

Podcasts

Mobile Digest

Mobile Digest: Apple aims to revive iPad with enterprise focus

Aug 17, 2015

Hackers make everyone from carmakers to Google look silly at Def Con and Black Hat USA, as Apple quietly courts enterprise app makers for the iPad. Andrew Tolve reports.

Mobile Digest: Samsung security breach could impact 600 million users

Jun 22, 2015

Apple unveils a new Apple Watch operating system and music streaming platform at its Worldwide Developers Conference, as researchers highlight a gaping security flaw in Samsung...

Mobile Digest: Self-driving Google Car poised to be next big mobile device

May 26, 2015

AT&T bets big on DIRECTV, Samsung sacks Samsung Wallet, as Google takes its Google Car prototype to the streets. Andrew Tolve reports.