The U.S. Transportation Department’s 10 winning drone pilot projects aimed at spurring the use of drones to perform activities such as package delivery have skipped over Amazon, but do involve Alphabet and Apple.
The White House will convene a meeting on Thursday on the future of artificial intelligence in U.S. industry with major companies including Facebook, Amazon, Alphabet and Oracle Corp, as well as government officials.
Walgreens has launched SkinID in partnership with Johnson & Johnson, an online skincare advisor offering personalized recommendations in a three-step regimen based on inputs customers share about their skin types.
The virtual fitting room solution announced on Monday that it has appointed industry veteran Carmen Ayala as vice president of sales, tasked introducing the platform to new designers and fashion brands.
Coty unveiled a blended reality experience in its recently redone Bourjois boutique in Paris where customers can physically hold product samples and virtually test them without hygienic concerns using augmented reality.
Amazon has launched Alexa Skill Blueprints, giving users the opportunity to create personalized Alexa skills suited to their homes and families. Categories of skills include at home, fun and games, and learning.
Amazon has launched what it is calling the "International Shopping" experience, allowing users to shop through its app and on mobile browsers in 5 languages and 25 currencies with more to be added later in 2018.
China is aggressively executing a thoroughly designed vision for artificial intelligence (AI), according to CBInsights. The Chinese government is promoting a futuristic AI plan and is clearly beating the US.
Fred Segal has opened an interactive environment at its Sunset Strip flagship in partnership with MadeWorn and Mastercard: "Rock 'n Roll Holy Land" offers exclusive merchandise and an innovative new way to shop.