Parrot shows off a slew of WiFi & Blue-Tooth controlled technology, from its Minikit Slim to its Philippe Starck-designed speakers (Zikmu) and the AR Drone, a remote controlled helicopter driven by the iPhone's accelerometer and built in sensors.
Springpad lets you take information, organize and classify it, and then, through a network of affiliate services (like Netflix, for example) provides more actionable information -- say a movie review, or when a band is coming in concert.
The Business of Going DigitalDigital business isn't about changing code; it's about changing what legacy sales, distribution, customer service, and product groups do in the new digital age. It's about bringing big data analytics, mobile, social, marketing automation, cloud computing, and the app economy together to launch new products and services. We're seeing new titles in this digital revolution, new responsibilities, new business models, and major shifts in technology spending.