Weight Watchers on the surface had a near perfect business model---recurring revenue and a large market of overweight people. Then came wearables, apps and digital competitors. Can Weight Watchers come back?
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Think you can make a bajillion dollars creating an app? David Gewirtz shows you how to get started. He doesn't guarantee you'll make any money, but with this step-by-step guide, at least you'll know where to begin.
Interestingly, one spot where Apple has some catching up to do would be streaming sports on mobile devices, according to Adobe's Digital Index survey.
The success of every department depends on the CxO's fluency of the apps and underlying cloud technology that power -- and are produced by -- organizations in the digital age.
A recent ITG research report indicates that people are adopting Apple Pay. Google Wallet is also doing better than expected and Apple's awareness of mobile payments may be helping.
Is a lack of non-executive directors with digital experience holding back businesses?
If you're worried you're getting a little too attached to your smartphone, one telco is offering its customers an app for switching off.
Forrester projects that CXOs, vendors and the IT ecosystem will be obsessed with digital business transformation. The catch: There won't be enough expertise to go around.
Despite the demand for digital and cloud skills continuing to grow, the overall salary rate for permanent IT roles has remained unchanged.
While it would have been tempting for Apple to just hit the iPhone with a shrink-ray and compress it down to wrist proportions, it instead decided to come up with some very novel solutions to some very fundamental problems.
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It's clear to see that technology is disruptive. This is precisely why we need to talk about digital transformation. Driven by the combination of ever-growing digitization and evolving consumer demands, digital transformation is the use of new technologies to drive significant business improvements. This includes capitalizing on new opportunities as well as effectively transforming existing business.
Apple has filed a patent in the United States for a Siri-like digital assistant interface for a desktop environment.
Start-up Agilic hopes to bring young creators into the digital age with the Tiddlybot - a robot that delivers a range of investigative skills on its user.
Want to ditch paper, text messages or plastic cards as a way of tracking or running your company's rewards program? These companies would love to help.
Nutrisystem is hoping a mobile platform called NuMi can reach DIY dieters. Aditi Gokhale, Nutrisystem's digital chief, talks shop, CRM platforms and digital strategy.
A close services partner of both Microsoft and Cornerstone, the Florida-based integrator boasts expertise in cloud-enabling specialized applications.
With 11 percent of transactions coming from its app, Starbucks is looking to boost engagement and add features like digital tipping in 50 cent, $1 and $2 increments.
Using MasterPass should be emulate a one-click (or one-touch) payments process across the entire device without having to leave an app at all.
With a jump in digital business projects, many CIOs think they are being pulled in two directions and aren't sure they have the talents to hack it.
As well as outlining the typical backgrounds of current chief digital officers, CDO Rich Gallagher offers his views on the skills they need and the issues they grapple with.