Innovation
Susan Quoted in Tech News World Article

Susan Quoted in Tech News World Article

Susan Schreiner was quoted in a Tech News World article, by Peter Suciu, commenting on the new TiVo Mega which will debut to consumers in early 2015. “It’s a video addict’s greatest dream,” Susan Schreiner, an analyst at C4 Trends, told TechNewsWorld. “It is flamboyant, enables never deleting content, and [fulfills] a hoarder’s fondest wishes,”...
Opening the Internet Radio Box

Opening the Internet Radio Box

In the late 1990s, Internet radio first began to attract attention. But it was not until 2001 that Apple transformed forever how we listen to music with the introduction of the iPod and iTunes. While there were already MP3 players on the market, Apple’s attractive device made waves, and its online store is now the...
Disruptive Battery Tech

Disruptive Battery Tech

In May 2013, McKinsey’s Global Institute named energy storage devices or physical systems that store energy for later use as one of 12 disruptive technologies that will impact the economy and shape the future. Batteries power our always-on digital lifestyle but seldom get respect. Today, lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries power not only CE devices but also...
A Transformative Wave

A Transformative Wave

Wearable technologies are emerging from the lab onto the street, into the gym and onto the ski slopes. Today’s smartphones and tablets are like having a genie in a bottle. We pull from our pockets a mini, powerful computer and with a swipe or voice command get all of the information we need. We are...
Change & Innovation: Big Ideas

Change & Innovation: Big Ideas

I am fascinated by innovations that solve “big” problems. Recently I was at MIT’s EmTech Conference as well as several health-focused events. A common thread throughout these conferences was that technology can be part of the solution to many of our greatest problems — from the threat of global warming and the energy crisis to...
Entrepreneurs Connect at the 2012 International CES

Entrepreneurs Connect at the 2012 International CES

  Eureka Park was a new concept for CES this year designed to give cutting-edge, early stage companies and entrepreneurs exposure to potential investors and B2B industry partners, including those interested in joint ventures or licensing deals.  There was plenty of innovation as well as a strong entrepreneurial spirit in Eureka Park which mushroomed to...
5 Digital Technology Trends to Watch in 2012

5 Digital Technology Trends to Watch in 2012

While we follow trends as it relates to consumer technology on a year ‘round basis  – we thought that we would kick-off the New Year with our top five ‘hot emerging trends and new business opportunities.’  Technology is changing the world. It is profoundly shaping who we are and what we do, and we are...
Susan Schreiner Selected as 2012 CES Innovations Awards Judge

Susan Schreiner Selected as 2012 CES Innovations Awards Judge

We are pleased to announce that Susan Schreiner was selected as a judge for the 2012 CES Innovations Awards. The Innovation Awards, unveiled yearly at the International CES, showcases the best new technologies and products the consumer electronics industry has to offer. Susan Schreiner was selected based on her experience, tremendous level of business achievement...
Ford CTO Presented a Vision for the Future: To the Cloud!

Ford CTO Presented a Vision for the Future: To the Cloud!

Round-up from IFA: Based on our trip to IFA and walking this massive show — check out some highlights of concepts and gadgets that have the potential for affecting our daily lives — whether at home, work or play. Ford Chief Technology Officer Paul Mascarenas spoke at the IFA show in Berlin about the Evos...
News out of IFA

News out of IFA

Samsung Introduces Three Products to Its Mobile Line-Up at IFA 2011…And One Opens a New Category Berlin, Germany – Samsung made news at IFA in Berlin – Europe’s leading consumer electronics and appliance show – with its introduction of three mobile devices two of which are expected to land at retail in the US in...