Innovation Insight: Ally with sales to gain access to customer insights
The history of innovation is a littered with failure. Studies regularly find that more than 90% of new products fail to meet expectations. For every Tesla in the market, there are a dozen Zeos, Edsels and LeEcos. Big ideas, smart people, and deep pockets are not enough to realize success. Innovators must gain a deep understanding of their customers. Below, we provide a real-world example on how to do just that.
China's Generative AI Dilemma: Innovation vs. Control
The advancement of generative AI has created a frenzy among Chinese businesses as they explore its potential impact on internal operations and customer interactions. Real innovation is happening beneath the surface, with thousands of developers exploring ways to leverage GPT for process restructuring and new customer experiences. Find out what's happening in China and assess how your company can leverage GPT.
Trend report: 5G in Asia
Asia is leading global 5G adoption with more by 70% of total devices connected by the end of 2021. Device connections in Asia alone are forecasted to reach 1.8 billion by 2025 according to GSMA. After initial uncertainty regarding the tangible value of 5G networks, use cases are popping up all over Asia, from medicine delivery in Thailand to smart city operations in China.
China Boosts 5G Development by Accelerating Penetration into Rural Areas
China Telecom becomes the last major Chinese operator to gain approval to repurpose 800MHz spectrum for 5G, accelerating rural network expansion. MIIT's moves ensure robust 5G connectivity and coverage, aiding rural access and reducing 2G/3G shutdown concerns.