i3 Magazine

The flagship magazine from the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)®, It Is Innovation (i3) magazine focuses on innovation in technology, policy and business as well as the entrepreneurs, industry leaders and startups that grow the consumer technology industry.

Issue November/December

November/December 2017 i3 Cover Issue
i3 | November/December 2017

Honoring the Best

On November 7, we will celebrate our rich history of innovation by honoring 12 extraordinary leaders at CTA’s annual Hall of Fame dinner to be held at the Rainbow Room in New York. 


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AR Goes Mainstream

Augmented reality is here thanks to Apple and Google.

Benjamin Franklin smirking on Bitcoin
Money’s Future

Whether you call it cyber-, crypto- or digital currency, it’s not your father’s Benjamins. 

e-Payments in Cars

Automakers are turning infotainment screens into the hot new payment portal. 


John Martin
Chairman and CEO of Turner, John Martin — Reimagining TV
International Focus
Woman and biometrics
A Technology to Watch
Biometric Possibilities
Heart with robots probing it
IoT and Big Data: Where’s the Action?
Woman with focus on her ear
Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids and CTA’s New Standard


Policy Update
Exciting Road Ahead for Self-Driving Cars
Guest Blog
Doing Business in China
Washington News
Get to Know the Commissioners
Faces of Innovation
Nick Sky, Co-founder and CEO, ChangEd
Green Policy
Reducing Home Energy Use
Tech Hub
Biggest Bitcoin Cities


By the Numbers
Smart Hearable Technology
C Space
Facing Reality AR, MR and VR Expand
Retail Strategies
Azione’s Profit Concerto Blooms
Advice for Entrepreneurs
Interested in an Intro?
CT Reports
Meet the Mentors
Forward Strategies
10 Ways to Connect with Mobile and Social Advertising
Market Beat
ATSC 3.0 A Catalyst for Cord-Cutting?

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