June 17, 2019

Shopping in the Future: Diginomics in Full Swing!

Smartphones, tablets, Google Glass, mobile commerce — all abounding to abundance in an increasingly diginomic world. Smart refrigerators ordering fresh replacements, smart light bulbs that know when they will need to be replaced, even smart stores that know who you are and what your buying habits are upon your arrival with select coupons tailored to […]

DIGINOMIC ATMs NEXT GEN ROLL-OUT

The ubiquitous ATM machine is undergoing a major makeover that will make it a greater player in the world of digital economics than ever before. As we have noted in earlier posts how 2014-15 promises to be the transition period away from PINs and passwords, the new ATMs will lean more on biometrics. Teamed with […]

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). […]

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 […]

Embedded Internet: the Next Technological Revolution Already Here!

DIGINOMICS is not just about the digital economy. In a broader sense, it’s really about “all things digitized.” Take, for instance, the embedded Internet — the concept that the Internet is destined to be “attached to everything you touch … and everything that touches you!” “The potential is mind-blowing. The Internet of Everything is truly […]

Diginomic Society Means More Connected Homes, More Problems

One survey recently reported that there are currently over 10 billion objects connected to the Internet. These are predominately mobile devices such as tablet computers and cell phones. By 2020, the survey says, there will be more than 30 billion such connections coming mostly from smart home connections via the machine-to-machine communications, circa the Internet […]

THE INTERNET OF THINGS: Sensors Everywhere in Prime Time

“The INTERNET OF THINGS (IoT) is finally arriving — and it’s bubbling up from the grassroots,” writes Clive Thompson in the December 2012 edition of WIRED; “everyday devices (are) talking to one another — and us — online, creating odd new behaviors and efficiencies.” The IoT is making us more transparent than we may want. […]

Welcome to Diginomics Defined

The Future of Retail is in “The Wave.” Be it installation, augmentation or implementation through virtualization — The term itself (first coined in 1998) is rapidly gaining global tracking as the fog begins to lift on what the future really looks like. It’s where George Jetson meets George Orwell … and Aldous Huxley (“Brave New […]