The entertainment industry has had a good run since the first movie theater opened – in Los Angeles, of course – on April 2, 1902. Suddenly millions flocked to the movies, especially once The Jazz Singer, in 1927, effectively ended the silent-film era with the...

Given consumers’ concern about their lack of Internet and data privacy, come January 1, 2020, businesses better be concerned about how enforcement of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) can impact them. In this short video, Mimi shares key take-aways from her research on the...

Quibi - “quick bite” - movies, tailored for your phone and your video appetite, are coming soon. Plus news you can use: Meg Whitman’s “4-point checklist for a successful venture” – and why Quibi checks off all four!...

Have you ever noticed, when you’re on a flight, how many people are watching their phones? OK, some are watching their tablets. But, the point is that passengers are increasingly Bringing Their Own Entertainment: movies, TV shows, video games, even e- and Audible-books. And, soon,...

The "Gig Economy" is under attack. Just imagine your life without "same-day delivery" or meals showing up magically on your desk - or dining room table. This dystopian world may be arriving very soon....

It’s not enough that motorists and pedestrians need to dodge Bird and Lime scooters, Amazon recently announced it will begin delivering some packages to Prime members in Irvine with a "small number" of its rolling, roboticScout delivery vehicles. The initial automated robot deliveries will only occur Monday through...

Over a third of millennials in the workforce fear that Artificial Intelligence will kill more jobs than it creates, according to the Silicon Valley Business Journal. This is ironic, because 96% of the boomers and 88% of the Gen-Xers who employ them in the tech industry...

OK, so we may be a few years away from the amazingly cool robot co-star of Robot & Frank, but here are 7 “robots” that are already changing lives in and around our homes – who knows, maybe even yours! Because, according to a recent survey by the Consumer Technology Association, 84% of...