HB Monthly Wrap – November

November Paypal Hit Over $1bn In Mobile Payments During Black Friday & Cyber Monday (TechCrunch, 30/11/2018) Amazon Developed AI Medical Tool (Forbes, 28/11/2018) LinkedIn Is Launching Its Own Snapchat Stories (Digital Trends, 20/11/2018) Voxox’s SMS Database Exposed Tens Of Millions Of Text Messages (TechCrunch, 15/11/2018) Microsoft Signed An Agreement To Acquire XOXCO In… Read More

SMB Risky Technology Decision-Making Revealed

(Business Wire, 20/11/2018 ) Businesswire.com reports: Capterra, the leading online resource for business software buyers, today (20th of Nov 2018) released findings from its latest survey of more than 700 small and mid-size business leaders across vertical markets to understand how they manage technology investments, and the technologies they consider… Read More

Chatbots Redefining Customer Experience In Restaurants?

(CustomerThink, 16/11/2018) CustomerThink.com reports: Designed to communicate in a meaningful manner with customers, chatbots can be integrated with any interface (Facebook, Slack or Telegram to name a few). For e.g., the pizza bot from Domino’s takes delivery orders directly from Facebook Messenger with a mere emoji. […]  With chatbots, your customers… Read More

Autonomous Bots To Build Products In Space

(SpaceNews, 15/11/2018) Spacenews.com reports: Space Tango, a Kentucky startup focused on research and manufacturing in microgravity, announced plans Nov. 15 to launch in the mid-2020s an autonomous in-orbit manufacturing facility. The facility, called ST-42, will be a free-flying spacecraft sent into low Earth orbit with robotic systems onboard to produce… Read More