Wearables and the IoT: More Bang Than Bling?

Wearables that made their appearance in the insurance industry with a certain “bling” quality are likely to soon have significant economic implications for insurers—bang.

LIMRA CEO: Respond to Disruption with Differentiation, Customer Engagement

In his opening remarks to the 99th LIMRA Annual Conference in Boston this morning Robert A. Kerzner highlighted the impact commoditization can have on an industry and noted that to avoid it, companies need to differentiate themselves through innovation, service or segmentation.

The Internet of (this changes) Everything—The Insurance Industry Included

There is no disagreement among leading researchers that there will be tens of billions of devices—computers, smartphones, tablets, and sensors of many different kinds, including wearable devices—connected to and broadcasting readings across the Internet by 2020.