Category: innovation

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Ricardo Manuel dos Santos Miquelino: “Erfordern Voice-Assistenten eine neue Form des Marketings?” …

I had the pleasure to be the first guest on the new podcast by @Thomas-Kabke-Sommer, Crossplan Germany. We had an exiting conversation about the importance of #voice for #marketing and why people might use Alexa rather in the sleeping room than in the kitchen. It’s in German – happy to provide you with an English download

Laser tech reduces chemical usage in jeans production by almost 99% …

By using the latest developments in laser technology, Levis have revolutionised their process chain to create sustainable jeans which are meet the customer’s exact specifications. The fashion pioneers have reduced their chemical usage from 1000 to 12, recycled all of the water used in the process, and all whilst only taking 4 hours. Get Custom

Why You Should Immediately Start Working on Your Voice Marketing Strategy …

written together with Carolyn Manion The future of your successful business depends on its ability to keep up with the fast digitization that drives our younger generations forward. While robots, artificial intelligence, and big data are probably the first things that pop into our minds when we think of relevant innovations to incorporate into businesses

The Old Lady Germany Keeping a Leading Role in Future Mobility

When it comes to innovation, Germany tends to both whine about the political circumstances and blame the regulations for making an inventors life so hard. Others, especially the states and the big 5 tech companies seem to be lightyears ahead and experimenting with (sometimes debatable) tech innovation in China looks like a paradise for experimentation.

A Plea for Open Innovation and the Power of the Good …

Created together with Carolyn Manion Disruptive Innovation always meets a good deal of skepticism at its advent. Throughout history, leaders, influencers, and the media have provided ominous forecasts regarding all kinds of new machines, inventions, and ideas.  Check the current news, and stories are quick to zero in on isolated disaster incidents of new technology, rarely

Artificial Intelligence Innovations: Changing Businesses for the Better …

created together with Carolyn Manion The influence of artificial intelligence has penetrated almost every sector of business and science, laying a landscape of rapidly changing processes and products before us. While ethical concerns, suspicion of data privacy breach, and fears of automation taking over human jobs persist, many of these innovations are proving that industries

How to avoid your AI solution turns into a disaster for us all …

Undoubtedly artificial intelligence is a big chance for humanity. It will help us stepping up the evolution ladder and will open up new worlds for us. However we are facing one big challenge – our history. What we just realize is that it is taking revenge, that we have neglected to work on our ethical

Start small for big success …

I had the pleasure to be invited by MarketScale to their podcast and talk about business transformation, big data, artificial intelligence, … with their host Sean Heath. Really enjoyed the conversation and the exchange with Sean. An almost complete download of my recommendations when it comes to digital / business transformation. About MarketScale MarketScale creates

Brain-To-Brain communication is here to change the world for good …

Technology is taking humanity to new levels. It is offering so many opportunities not only for a better life. It will enable participation by all means. Like in this case. Back in 2013 researchers at the University of Washington created the first human-to-human brain interface. It started with a quite simple task in a gaming

Robots go cockroaches …

A new project by Rolls-Royce (not the luxury automobile maker – the engineering company for power and propulsion engines) is developing tiny cockroaches like robots crawling inside their engines to support the maintenance and avoid the time consuming inspections. A genius approach how to use robotics. Read more here.