Analysis General Motors Expands On-Demand Marketplace Into The Dashboard “Marketplace is the first of a suite of new personalization features that we will roll out over the next 12 to 18 months to nearly four million U.S. drivers," says Santiago Chamorro, General Motors' VP, Global Connected Customer Experience.
Analysis Millennials Lead Smart Home Holiday Season Shopping "Best Buy is setting up dedicated in-store displays or 'experience centers,' to demonstrate Google Home and Amazon Echo’s capabilities, which will lead to greater consumer awareness of these devices and how they fit in the smart home ecosystem," says Parks Associates' Dina Abdelrazik.
News Pandora’s Sonos Integration Opens More Advertisers To The Connected Home “It is now easier for listeners to access and control all of their music from Pandora, whether it’s from the Sonos app, with voice, and now from within the Pandora app – all working together seamlessly," says Sonos' Allen Mask.
Analysis How Consumer Tech Will Influence Car Buying "I predict that people have been taught now by the smartphone industry, and other consumer electronics industries that, if they want new features, they're going to need to change faster," says Kurt Hoppe, General Motors' global head of Innovation.
Analysis PSFK On The Future Of Retail And ‘The Brandless Experience’ "In the brandless experience, a brand which is trying to optimize themselves for a search engine queries, names itself based on what it's expecting people to ask for, whether through Alexa or through Google itself,” says PSFK’s Piers Fawkes.