Entries by bigthinx

A Click & Mortar De-Electronification

follow Everybody shops online these days. When it comes to clothing though, there are definite gaps in the way people shop in stores and the way they buy online. E-retail struggles with the basic needs of a customer – to try on clothes and see how they look and fit before purchasing. Many successful apparel retailers […]

The Best of Not-For-Gaming Virtual Reality – Part 1

source link In our last post we covered a number of ways in which Virtual Reality is being used for some fairly strange applications which range from slightly odd to plain bizarre. However, the effectiveness of VR for education and skills training is astounding (see our article on it here). Learning simulations are incredibly effective with VR, […]

Embracing The Illogical In Shopping

click here Let’s talk about emotional intelligence. It’s pretty well established that a person’s emotional intelligence is a huge driver for what they achieve in their lives. In the eyes of many psychologists, it tops logical intelligence. But that’s not the emotional intelligence we’re referring to. We’re talking about emotional intelligence when it comes to machines. You’ve […]

The Fashion Retail Runway

enter The world of fashion and apparel retail is barreling towards change at a blistering pace. Disruptors in the industry range from wearables to Artificial Intelligence (AI) to Virtual & Augmented Reality. There has never been a better time to be a consumer, and never a more trying time for companies to venture into the rapidly […]

The Birth of VR Fashion

follow site Buzz about virtual reality is everywhere these days and various business ‘gurus’ have called 2016 ‘The year of Virtual Reality’. However, VR in the fashion industry has been slow to take off. In healthcare, education, architecture and interior design, augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are already gaining great popularity. So when is fashion […]