Amazon brings lipstick try-on to customer phones (by DAN BERTHIAUME, excerpted from Chain Store Age)
Amazon is leveraging artificial intelligence (AI)-based AR technology from ModiFace to enable its first virtual cosmetic try-on experience, whereby making it feasible to try on different shades of lipstick in a live video of themselves, or on a selfie.
Smile please! How to showcase products with amazing photos—Quick guide to product photography (by Vernen Liebermann, Doopic.com; excerpted from iXtenso)
It is eyes that decide whether something is ordered or not especially in e-commerce era. That’s why product images and descriptions that showcase the product’s features are the most important elements in an online store.
Attracting customers to your retail store: location-based marketing—Right people, right place, right time: getting your customers' attention (by Jana Wiedemeyer, sourced from iXtenso)
Once a customer is near the entrance of a fashion boutique, marketers deliver personalized promotions via hologram. After the customer has entered the store, the nearest sales associate greets the customer by the name and much more than this follow.
Invisible Data's Impact on Retail (By Clark Richey, FactGem; sourced from RETAIL IT)
How can a retail company with a significant IT program fail to capture critical data? How critical data can affect businesses, what can we do about it?
Ikea expands mobile AR preview offering (by DAN BERTHIAUME, sourced from Chain Store Age)
Reportedly, Ikea will launch a new augmented reality (AR) app that enables users to enter the dimensions of rooms in their homes, and then place realistic digital images of home furnishings into virtual representations of those rooms.
Appian Delivers No-code Integration to Automation Anywhere for End-to-End Intelligent Automation (sourced from Tech World)
Appian, a leader in low-code application development, today announced availability of a no-code integration between Appian and Automation Anywhere, a leading robotic process automation (RPA) platform.
Report: Amazon really, really wants to know consumers (by DAN BERTHIAUME, sourced from Chain Store Age)
According to Bloomberg, internal Amazon documents indicate the company is developing a voice-activated, wrist-worn device that would recognize the wearer’s emotions by analyzing their voice.
Facebook is raising funds to launch a cryptocurrency (by Allison Yano, sourced from The American Genius)
Facebook is getting into the game of blockchain, which could eventually be a move that impacts the business world.
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