Amazon Go competitor opens a cashierless store in San Francisco

A startup called Standard Cognition hopes to steal some of #Amazon's thunder by opening a cashierless store in San Francisco — #Amazon Go currently has three sto… [Read More]

Summary… * Machine-Made


Located in the Mid-Market neighborhood, Standard Market lets you purchase goods without scanning items at a checkout or passing through a turnstile.
The San Francisco store will let Standard Cognition test how its tech scales, and trial some new features.
It will also let more people shop in the store simultaneously.
Standard Cognition says it doesn't collect customer's biometric data or use facial recognition.
It is providing its tech to other companies, and it will outfit thousands of stores in Japan ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2020.

Opinion… * Man-Made


Standard Cognition hopes to steal some of the #Amazon Go thunder. The company is providing its tech to other companies, and it will outfit thousands of stores in Japan ahead of the Tokyo Olympic Games (in 2020). #AmazonGo #AI #Retail #Trend

Source: Engadget