Mobile

Pursuing Watson-powered hospitality with passion

I am ardent in pursuing innovative technology solutions that drive business value. In fact, I rebranded our information technology department at Constance Hotels, Resorts & Golf so that it’s now called Innovative Technology. Because, technology is really about enabling innovation. Our departmental commitment to technological innovation grew out of not only my own passion for […]

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Honeywell: Three ingredients for augmented intelligence

I know that, as a human, I have a limited capacity for knowledge. But, I also know that I can augment my knowledge. I can form a support system, aided by computers that have the power to read, search and retain millions of documents. That support system has already begun on my mobile device. Most […]

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Furniture evolution: From railway delivery to a mobile showroom app

From the westward expansion of the 1800s through wars, economic downturns, and other hardships, Bernhardt Furniture Company has been an innovator in furniture design and manufacturing. The company began in 1889 with my grandfather’s entrepreneurial spirit, a saw mill and a vision to manufacture and supply sturdy oak furniture to people as far away as […]

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SimpleC: Uncovering memories and sparking patient motivation

More than a good day — Jason is one of our SimpleC clinicians. He visits assisted living facilities, and works with people who have dementia. One day, he met a man who sat alone in a community room. The man didn’t talk. Talking was hard. Sometimes, he uttered a broken phrase. Jason uncovered a piece […]

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Breaking barriers to aging adult care with SimpleC cognitive platform applications

Living life in a meaningful way — When your parents can’t care for themselves anymore, it’s hard to decide what to do. But it’s a decision that some have to make. I was very close to my parents. I spoke to my dad every day. I said I was calling with updates, but I often […]

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Cognitive + Retail: Macy’s shoppers get help from in-store cognitive app

Macy’s Inc., one of the premier department store retailers in the US, is exploring how cognitive technologies can help guide shoppers within their stores. Satisfi Labs is working with Macy’s to develop and test Macy’s On Call, a cognitive mobile web tool designed to help shoppers locate items and enhance their in-store experience. The tool […]

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Pharmacy’s tablets make special orders easy to swallow

The day IBM announced MobileFirst for iOS The morning I heard about the IBM and Apple partnership, I was sitting in my office with my colleague Richard Thomas. It started us talking about what the news would mean, and we thought about our client at Boots UK. Boots UK has over 2,500 stores across the […]

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