September 16, 2019

“Amazon Go” in the Diginomics Era

Walk in. Pick up what you want. Walk out. No checkout lines. That’s what a cashless society is all about. Welcome to the Diginomics Era!

The Diginomic ‘Wave’:Techie Embeds Chip in Hand

DiginomicWorld News has been predicting since 2012 that “the future of digital economics is in ‘the Wave.’ Be it installation, augmentation or implementation through virtualization — the ultimate technology … whether it is card, communicator or chip … will be little more than the simple ‘wave’ of the hand, and your bill is paid. It’s […]

Diginomics + Wearable Tech = The Power Suit

Since 2011, we have been talking about the future of alternative payment systems could be summed up in one phrase: “The Wave.” Simply wave your hand at the payment terminal, and that’s it! whether it be through biometrics, or wearable tech (calm technology), or a combination of both and more, “The Wave” would prove to […]

THE “INTERNET OF THINGS”: NEXT INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION

Speaking on what lies ahead for the “Internet of Things” (IoT) over the next 10 years or so, one semiconductor specialist is quoted in the January 2 edition of the San Jose Mercury News “Business” page as saying: “This will be potentially the biggest business opportunity in the history of people. We are changing the […]

Your Heartbeat Becomes Your Password

In the ongoing search for effective and secure replacements for passwords, there is the all-new Nymi wristband. For less than $100, you connect with your world through your unique ECG (“heartbeat”) patterns. This intriguing technology has already been heralded in WIRED (9.11.13), the New York Times (9.10.13), The Economist (5.9.13), TechCrunch (9.3.13), and NPR (7.2.13). […]

Target Mayhem Solution: Mag Stripes Going Away – Embedded Tech on the Way

We have been headed in this direction for some time. Now, thanks to the “Target fiasco” of Christmas 2013 in which over 40 million credit and debit card numbers were breached, the call to replace mag stripe technology has heightened. Cards with PIN-driven computer chips embedded and smartphones with Near Field Communications (NFC) technology inside […]

WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY (ie: Google Glass) INTRODUCES WEARABLE BANKING.

WEARABLE BANKING could become the Google Glass Generation killer app! Diginomic lifestyles, cultures and fashions are rapidly coming into vogue, starting in 2014 when Google Glass is scheduled to make its public debut. The new app that will allow the Google Glass Generation to locate ATM machines nearby helps open the gates to what is […]

Passwords: Could 2014 be the Beginning of the End?

A truly diginomic society, though digitized in its infrastructure, will not necessarily depend on passwords to gain access or navigate that world. Passwords have overstayed their welcome. Latest surveys (McAfee.com, Feb. 2013) show that more than 30 percent of us do not password-protect our mobile devices. The majority reason: too inconvenient. Women are more likely […]

DIGINOMICS DEFINED — #diginomics

The Future of Digital Economics is in “The Wave.” Be it installation, augmentation or implementation through virtualization — the ultimate technology … whether it is card, communicator or chip … will be little more than the simple “wave” of the hand, and your bill is paid. It’s what we call “diginomics” — for “digital economics.” […]