[Trendpaper] IFA Highlights 2018

As every year, various innovations, trends and products were presented at the international mobile tradefair, IFA 2018, in Berlin. Next to many improvements in the fields of Smart Home, Smart TVs, mobile devices and drones, this year‘s most prominent topic were voice assistants and their integration in many kinds of third-party devices.

[Poster] Corporate Lean Startup

Large companies behold with fascination the innovation speed and creativity of startups. In order to take advantage of the benefits of a lean, agile and innovative working method, we use the mm1 Corporate Lean Startup process model to demonstrate a path to increase innovative strength, decrease investment risks and achieve a cultural change towards an agile and customer-focused organization.

[Study] Industry 4.0 beyond technology

Shaping the digital revolution - the combination of technology, business models and people. An article by Philipp Elbel in kmuRundschau sheds light on the digital revolution in the corporate world.

[Study] Work as agile and creatively as startups with streamlined structures

Regardless of whether it’s a startup, SME or corporation: Nowadays, a company is only successful if they quickly deliver the right innovation. The consultants at mm1 Consulting & Management have discovered that early on and developed their "Corporate Lean Startup" process from their work with the Lean Startup method.

[Trendpaper] mm1 HMI 2018 Highlights

Every year mm1 consultants of the Industrial IoT Practice review and analyze the product presentations of the “Hannover Messe Industrie” to gain an overview of the development of current industry, technology and market trends. From a mm1 point of view, five key topics have been trending this year: “IoT Platforms and Platform Eco Systems”, “Mixed Reality”, “Digital Twins”, “Smart Factory”, and “Robotics”.

Mobile World Congress – Highlights 2018

Every year mm1 consultants of the Consumer IoT Practice review and analyze the product presentations of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona to gain an overview of the development of current industry, technology and market trends. This year’s main focus were new network technologies with the priority "5G" as well as product and innovation concepts in the field of IoT. In addition to an overview of selected news and impressions on these two focal points, we would also like to present you news from Smart Mobility, Smart Home & Appliances, AR/VR & Media and Mobile Devices & Smart Gadgets.

[Study] Paydirekt does not stand a chance against PayPal

A mm1 survey shows that: Only 2% of payment transactions go through Paydirekt. Together with Splendid-Research, a market research institute, mm1 has conducted a survey among 500 young German customers age 17 to 35 to determine what Paydirekt’s current market share is compared to PayPal.

[Trendpaper] CES Highlights 2018

Every year mm1 consultants of the Consumer IoT Practice review and analyze the product presentations of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas to form an overview about the development of the latest industry, technology and market trends. Below, we present an abstract of selected news and discoveries in the areas of Smart Home, AR/VR, Smart TV, Connected Car, Health and wearables.