Larry Dignan

Editor-in-Chief, ZDNet; Editorial Director, TechRepublic

Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic. He was most recently Executive Editor of News and Blogs at ZDNet. Prior to that he was executive news editor at eWeek and news editor at Baseline. He also served as the East Coast news editor and finance editor at CNET News.com. Larry has covered the technology and financial services industry since 1995, publishing articles in WallStreetWeek.com, Inter@ctive Week, The New York Times, and Financial Planning magazine. He's a graduate of the Columbia School of Journalism and the University of Delaware.

Larry Dignan has nothing to disclose. He does not hold investments in the technology companies he covers.

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Softbank's Pepper delivers the analytics

Softbank Robotics' Hugh Hyde Page walks ZDNet through the analytics that the Pepper robot can deliver to retailers. The robot tracks engagement, consideration, actions taken and ultimately sales and marketing messages. Pepper can also be used to optimize advertising and marketing and break down demographics via facial recognition.

January 18, 2017 by in Robotics