FRESH THINKING FROM THE FRONTLINE

New technology doesn’t kill companies. Fake news about new technology kills companies. The sort of fake news that gets companies irrationally investing in the (unproven) next big thing - when they shou...

Daniel Joseph
By Daniel Joseph under Insights 26 October 2017

TAB and Incite Marketing Planning joined forces to rethink the mobile opportunity for retail banks facing the greatest regulatory changes in over a century.

Brett Thornton
By Brett Thornton under Insights 17 October 2017

Last night, Amazon announced a refresh to their hardware line-up, rebranding the Echo with a smaller, less industrial look. Importantly, they also added new capabilities, including acting as a wireless...

Tom Whitbrook
By Tom Whitbrook under Insights 28 September 2017

At TAB, we believe most businesses should take a different approach to making their mobile wallets work - and whether they really need one at all.

Tom Whitbrook
By Tom Whitbrook under Insights 24 August 2017

The redesign of the nine year old App Store was possibly the most immediately impactful announcement to come out of WWDC last week.

Tom Whitbrook
By Tom Whitbrook under Insights 15 June 2017

This year’s WWDC keynote was a sprawling two hour affair, covering the breadth of Apple’s ecosystem. Given its breadth, and to help you cut through the usual (and large) amounts of commentary online, ...

Brett Thornton
By Brett Thornton under Insights 06 June 2017

Citymapper launched a ‘pop-up’ experimental bus service in the heart of London, so we rushed out and hopped aboard route CMX1 to get the low-down on what they're dubbing 'the bus of tomorrow'.

Hamish Vallabh
By Hamish Vallabh under Insights 11 May 2017

In our recent conversations with UK retail banks, the role of mobile in the future of banking has been raised as a topic of debate amongst bankers themselves. An important subtext for this debate is the particular role played by brick and mortar branches.

Brett Thornton
By Brett Thornton under Insights 15 March 2017

Amazon have shown how far ahead of the curve they are by actually launching a new grocery concept largely enabled via sensors above shelves.

George Proudfoot
By George Proudfoot under Insights 02 March 2017

The potential for voice UI in hospitality settings has been obvious to anyone who has used Amazon’s Alexa to switch on the lights in their own home.

George Proudfoot
By George Proudfoot under Insights 24 February 2017

Over the past seven years, one particular industry has given us tremendous scope and opportunity to achieve that: transport, or, as we will refer to it in this post, mobility.

Marcus Southon
By Marcus Southon under Insights 16 February 2017

Creating products and services that people want takes more than just building software. It takes a deep understanding of unmet customer needs.

Jean-Francois Hector
By Jean-Francois Hector under Insights 10 February 2017

We take a deep dive into mobility - in this context, think travel, transport and how we get from A to B - and consider the opportunities that Alexa, and Voice UI in general, has to offer in this space.

Clara Monnet
By Clara Monnet under Insights 19 January 2017

MBaaS acts as the bridge between the data, logic, and services which reside in the backend of what might be your Enterprise environment or external service, and the interface that your users interact with.

Tim Gibson
By Tim Gibson under Engineering, Insights 17 January 2017

Today, there’s a mobile phone in every pocket, and the mobile development ecosystem is mature. Don’t mistake that, however, for the idea that it’s also standing still - because it’s not.

Stephen Wilson
By Stephen Wilson under Insights, Engineering 15 December 2016