Visiting Inokyo’s Autonomous Retail Store

Visiting Inokyo’s Autonomous Retail Store

Inokyo  wants to be the indie Amazon Go. It’s just launched its prototype cashierless autonomous retail store. Cameras track what you grab from shelves, and with a single QR scan of its app on your way in and out of the store, you’re charged for what you got. Inokyo‘s...
0.2% Purchase Rates Through Amazon Alexa

0.2% Purchase Rates Through Amazon Alexa

Some numbers published in a report from The Information reveal that very few owners of Alexa-powered devices use them for shopping. Of about 50 million Alexa users, only about 100,000 reportedly bought something via voice interface more than once. It’s not exactly...