The Conveni & things from last week

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Conveni Its hard to understand The Conveni without understanding Japanese retail. In Japan, 24/7 convenience stores play a similar role to what supermarkets have in the west. They do groceries, allow utility and mobile payments and provide other services like faxing or photocopying. They offer free wi-fi and air conditioning in hot weather. There… Continue reading The Conveni & things from last week

ICYMI | 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

Reading Time: 3 minutes Internesting focus: Samsung 5G, machine learning and other emerging technology – Samsung pledges to invest $22B in AI, 5G and other emerging technologies – SiliconANGLE – plan to invest $22 billion in emerging fields such as artificial intelligence over the next three years. The effort will be driven primarily by the conglomerate’s Samsung Electronics Co Ltd… Continue reading ICYMI | 당신이 그것을 놓친 경우

The Internet of Stupid Things

Reading Time: 2 minutes The internet of stupid things is a more charitable phrase for what many consumers call the Internet of Shit. Yes lots of products can be internet enabled, but should they be? There is a mix of challenges that result in products which fall into the following two categories: Products that are internet enabled but shouldn’t… Continue reading The Internet of Stupid Things