January 2013

Consumer demand in the global tech market

January 15, 2013

Every January, Las Vegas plays host to the greatest tech event on earth, the Consumer Electronics Show. Showcasing the biggest, the best, and sometimes the oddest, the CES sets the bar for the year ahead in tech. In attendance this year was our very own Dr. Rudolf Aunkofer and he was asked …

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The Future of Automotive Technology

January 12, 2013

On Monday at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES®) in Las Vegas, GfK and the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA®) shared results from new research on which technologies new car buyers (both drivers and passengers) will want on the inside of their cars five years from now. In his …

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Welcome to 2013, the year of mobile malware

January 10, 2013

Are you old enough to remember the ILOVEYOU worm? Our little friend was born 4 May 2000, spread across the globe within one day, infected 10% of all computers and caused an estimated €4 billion in damage. The US-based Central Intelligence Agency and the British Parliament were among many …

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Mobilizing change in the retail space

January 3, 2013

Why are mobile operators failing to deliver quality customer service in their stores? Anyone who has watched the UK version of TV series ‘The Apprentice’ could be forgiven for mistaking the British high street as an assortment of heavy-handed selling and aggressive bargaining. In reality, …

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