Retailers’ efforts to lure shoppers to stores with experiences still misses

Retailers are still coming up short on winning shoppers over with in-store experiences.More than one-third of shoppers said they “feel nothing” when asked about their initial reaction after shopping in stores, GPShopper found in its latest report, “Reality of Retail: Consumer Connection.”GPShopper’s study, which was conducted with research firm YouGov, asked roughly 1,200 U.S. adults[…]

IoT testing: How to overcome 5 big challenges 

IoT testing: How to overcome 5 big challenges Gartner says that more than 6.4 billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices will be in use in 2016, and that number will grow to more than 20 billion by 2026. Testing these devices—which range from refrigerators that automatically place orders to the supermarket, to self-driving cars—will be one of[…]

Number Of Connected Intelligent Assistants Set To Exceed Global Population By 2021 

The relatively sudden emergence of connected intelligence and virtual digital assistants like Alexa, Siri, Cortana, and others appears to on the road to ubiquity: the native digital assistant installed base is set to exceed 7.5 billion active devices by 2021, which is more than the world population, according to a report by British consultancy Ovum.The company[…]

Why should development teams choose your API management solution?

Rogue Wave Software’s Ian Goldsmith, and CA Technologies’ Bill Oakes and David Chiu make a case for their company’s API management solutions.Ian Goldsmith, vice president of Akana product management at Rogue Wave SoftwareOne of the easiest way to answer that is when you look at the analysts who do in-depth studies of these products such[…]

IoT edge computing presents next big challenge for cloud

As much as we try, it’s impossible to defeat physics. I’m speaking specifically of data gravity and compute. The internet of things on the edge of the network has a dramatic impact on IT operations and vendor services.For example, internet of things (IoT) forced a change in data patterns, prompting Amazon to release Snowball Edge[…]

Guess goes all in on Android Wear 2.0 as it reboots its smartwatch strategy 

While we haven’t seen too much in the way of must-have Android Wear 2.0 wearables from traditional tech companies like LG or Google, fashion watch makers are fully embracing Google’s new mobile OS. In the past week, Tag Heuer and Montblanc have both announced Android Wear 2.0-powered smartwatches, and now Guess is looking to get[…]