Kantar Futures Blog

Category: technology

digital, research, technology

The future of social networks #1

Over the course of this week we are running a new blog post every day to launch our latest analysis of the future of social networks. The project has been… Read More »

blog news, digital, technology

Coming shortly – the future of social networks

Andrew Curry writes: Our thought leadership series, Future Perspectives, is designed to share new thinking about a whole range of issues which we think could be of interest and concern,… Read More »

The programmable store

consumers, retail, technology

The programmable store

Andy Stubbings writes: We were recently asked to present at a retail conference,  (“Digital Retailing 4.0”) organized by The Store and WPP, on how mobile devices will change shopping. On… Read More »

A future made of screens

consumers, digital, future, innovation, technology

A future made of screens

Alex Steer writes: There was a lot of discussion in our London and New York offices last week about a short video called A Day Made of Glass. It’s produced… Read More »

Build it? They might come

consumers, digital, innovation, technology

Build it? They might come

Tom Richardson writes: What people need is still more important for business than what businesses happen to be able to create – even though the gap between these two sometimes… Read More »

Looking for the answers

digital, Kantar Futures, technology, virtual

Looking for the answers

Walker Smith writes: There’s something about building a new website – as we have just done for The Futures Company – which takes you back, deep, into the history of… Read More »

Losing interest in Facebook

digital, media, technology

Losing interest in Facebook

Andy Stubbings writes: “If you want to know how people will use technology tomorrow” a popular saying goes, “look at what young people are doing today”. To add to the… Read More »

Facing off about privacy

consumers, digital, technology, trust

Facing off about privacy

Andrew Curry writes: The current row over Facebook’s successive changes to its privacy settings has several strategic implications for the way that businesses – not just in the digital sector… Read More »

The future of payments

digital, economics, financial services, future, technology, virtual

The future of payments

Andrew Curry writes: I was invited earlier this month to speak on the future of payments at the Digital Money Forum in London, now in its thirteenth year and as… Read More »