Quikkly Wants To Be A Better QR Code

You’ve all used a QR code, right? Those weird-looking barcodes you’re supposed to scan using a mobile to open a related web link. Nope? I thought not. For one..

Source: techcrunch.com

The return of the QR code……. Application in market research for gamification of journeys

Sentient Technologies picks up $103.5M for massively distributed artificial intelligence

Sentient Technologies is aiming what it calls massively scalable artificial intelligence on huge problems of data analysis. Now the company will have a whole lot more capital to pursue that ambitious goal: It has raised a $ 103.5 million Series C funding round, led by Access Industries, … http://www.newsyab.com/sentient-technologies-picks-up-103-5m-for-massively-distributed-artificial-intelligence/

Source: www.newsyab.com

Distributed hardware network to support scalable artificial intelligence, looking forward to seeing how small the platforms could be and how close to the point of access. 

Cognitive technologies: Demystifying artificial intelligence

Thanks to improving technical performance and billions of dollars of investments in commercialization, cognitive technologies are poised to have a growing impact on business over the next five years.

Source: dupress.com

Good summary and reference on some of the existing uses of AI and future impacts, written by Deloitte

AI Websites That Design Themselves

AiThis is not another do-it-yourself website builder. The Grid harnesses the power of artificial intelligence to take everything you throw at it – videos, images, text, urls and more – and automatically shape them into a custom website unique to you. As your needs grow, it evolves with you, effortlessly adapting to your needs. Want to add e-commerce? Social feeds? A different layout? The Grid just takes care of it. This is not a website builder. This is your personal AI web developer. Its first ma

Source: thegrid.io

Artificial intelligence applied to web site design, designs that change automatically based on content you put in. 

Data visualisations that change dependant on the context of the subject or emotion?

Hands-on with Pinć, a $99 VR headset for iPhone 6 w/ Minority Report-style user interfaces (Video)

Last week I met up with the people behind Pinć (Pinch), an under development VR headset that utilizes Minority Report-style user interfaces opposed to the mostly gaming experiences we’ve seen thus far from the competition.

Source: 9to5mac.com

Another step forward in 3d interface design, more likely to drive new market research methdologies