The smartphone has been the most successful electronics product ever, having absorbed in itself the capabilities of the PC, camera, TV, sat-nav, and more along the way. The smartphone has opened massive doors of innovation and opportunity within technology. It is our constant digital companion and go-to device for almost everything: communication, web browsing, listening… Continue reading Are we at the end of the smartphone era?
How do you think, how big is the potential of AR/VR area? Demand for VR specialists has tripled in a year. Investments of media giants such as Verizon, The New York Times, Hearst Corporation, etc. in AR/VR start-ups in the year 2016 have shot up by 137%. All major players such as Google, Microsoft, Apple… Continue reading Augmented Reality: Don’t miss a chance to dive
Machine learning A breakthrough in the technology of artificial intelligence and its active use in practice is the trend of the last two-three years. If earlier the creation of a high-quality machine translation system required a decade, now startups can offer consumers quite a competitive product in this area within one year. Machine learning is… Continue reading Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2017
Augmented reality – AR, is a world-known term nowadays. Nonetheless it is not that new as we are used to think. We've been seeing versions of AR for quite some time already. The concept is pretty simple: take a real-life scene, or a video of a scene, and add some kind of explanatory data to… Continue reading Augmented Reality. Hot or Not?
Technological progress doesn’t stand still and products like Google Home and Amazon Alexa have already made a splash this year and will continue to grow next year. GSV Asset Management VP Li Jiang made a list of the more nascent and emerging products. Li points out that majority of projects are connected with robotics, alternative… Continue reading Top 10 tech products expected in 2017