Robot Ready?

by Sara Gourlay

Global Head of Technology
January 10, 2018

The Next Great Craft Brew? An Artisanal Cup of Joe

Coffee

People have been drinking coffee in the United States for almost 250 years, ever since the colonists made the patriotic switch away from tea after the Boston Tea Party of 1773. Café culture was born among European immigrants who were looking to sip on a familiar beverage while congregating with friends. But the idea of … Read more The Next Great Craft Brew? An Artisanal Cup of Joe

Bupa Challenge PGA Tour Latin America

Bupa

Hill+Knowlton Latin America has been working with Bupa Global, helping the brand connect with its key stakeholders and target audience and amplify the impact of its brand through the motto, “longer, healthier, happier lives.” Searching for a way to further raise awareness and engage agents, customers, potential clients and the media in the region, Hill+Knowlton Latin America researched new … Read more Bupa Challenge PGA Tour Latin America

Tech Spectators: Twitter and the power of reverse cliff-hangers

Twitter is the largest publicly-available archive of human thought to have ever existed. Helen Lawrence from Twitter joined us for this week’s Technology Spectators, H+K’s weekly series of inspirational workshops organised by Director of Social Media Candace Kuss. Helen talked to us about #CreativeConnectWPP, Twitter’s new series of events to inform and inspire a global … Read more Tech Spectators: Twitter and the power of reverse cliff-hangers

Older, wiser and just plain cool—5 pieces of health tech from CES 2018

Health tech has advanced at pace these last few years and, say what you will about other aspects of 2017, for advances in living better, it was a year of innovation. Innovations focused on short-term gains like step counters and heart-rate trackers for runners and gym bunnies have been side-lined from the spotlight in favour … Read more Older, wiser and just plain cool—5 pieces of health tech from CES 2018

The Blockchain Will See You Now

Blockchain Health

Originally published in WPP Health and Wellness’ “THINKWELL VOL. 2“.  Are you fascinated by blockchain technologies and intrigued by their potential applications to healthcare? Have you been waiting for an article that will explain it all perfectly? If so, this is not that article. How quickly this technology might transform healthcare is evident in looking … Read more The Blockchain Will See You Now

Alice in Blockchains-Land: In it for the money

Bitcoin

Regrets, I’ve had a few. Maybe too few to mention, but there are still a few: I started looking into Bitcoin at around 2011, when its value was around $2. I found the concept fascinatingly anarchistic and considered buying 50 BTC, to see how it worked. I thought too long about where I could legally … Read more Alice in Blockchains-Land: In it for the money

Smart City-zens Required

smart cities

Unsurprisingly, smart cities are high on the agenda at CES this year, with a dedicated smart city showcase focused on bringing this most utopian of ideas to life. According to Navigant Research, we can expect to see a global market for smart city solutions and services of $97.9 billion in 2026. The development of smart cities … Read more Smart City-zens Required