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AWS Blockchain Templates

Quickly deploy blockchain networks on AWS<p>Get started with AWS Blockchain Templates<p>AWS Blockchain Templates provide a fast and easy way to create and …

The Blockchain of Things: Why it is a major game changer for Internet of Things

From smart homes and cities to smarter retailing, manufacturing, healthcare and logistics, IoT devices are creating smarter ecosystems resulting in …

Smart Contracts On The Blockchain: Can Businesses Reap The Benefits?

It is becoming difficult for the ordinary person to avoid the crypto and blockchain buzz, and it seems that the chatter around the rollercoaster price of Bitcoin is now officially part of the mainstream news cycle. Businesses cannot shy away from blockchain either. Bubble territory or not things …

Blockchain

UPS-Backed Blockchain Consortium Aims to Disrupt the Logistics Industry

Advertisement<p>As blockchain becomes ubiquitous across consumer and enterprise applications, we will continue to see more and more large scale …

ZIM Trials Blockchain Bill of Lading

Israeli container shipping company ZIM has conducted a pilot test of a paperless Bills-of-Lading based on blockchain technology, the first of its …

Blockchain

Using blockchain, Israel’s Zim eyes sea change in musty shipping sector

Haifa-based shipping giant Zim Integrated Shipping Services believes it is about to revolutionize the maritime shipping industry, bringing the …

ISTA 2017: Practical Chatbots - Technology Overview with Real-Life Stories

Digital transformation: Raising supply-chain performance to new levels

Combining digital applications with operational changes helps yield significant performance improvements that stand the test of time.<p><b>For all the</b> …

Manufacturing

Bitcoin May Be In A Bubble But Blockchain Is Here To Stay

Bitcoin (OTCQX:GBTC) and other cryptocurrencies continue to amass significant attention, especially in light of the massive surge in value that the …

Blockchain

There were more than 26,000 new blockchain projects last year – only 8% are still active

It is one of the fastest growing technologies around, but the majority of blockchain projects are abandoned within months, according to …

4 Ways Entrepreneurs Are Taking Cryptocurrency Mainstream

Are you ready for this growing trend?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The most interesting aspect of the cryptocurrency industry is the many mainstream applications the technology can be used for. Launching a cryptocurrency startup requires a product-design perspective …

Blockchain Can Change The Way You Own And Invest In Real Estate

The real estate market has plenty of investment opportunities. But those opportunities come with many hurdles. Real estate investment involves a lot …

700 China-Europe freight trains to depart Xinjiang in 2017

URUMQI -- A total of 700 China-Europe freight trains are expected to depart from Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, by the end of 2017, the …

Convargo grabs $19 million to improve road freight

French startup Convargo is a marketplace for shippers and carriers so that you can find a truck and send goods across France more efficiently. The startup just raised a $19 million Series A round led by Inventure Partners and Earlybird.<p>Tony Fadell, Patrick Sayer and Oskar Hartmann, Roger Crook, …

The Way Online Shopping Disrupted Retail, Blockchain Is About To Do To Freight And Logistics

Back in the 1990s, a young entrepreneur by the name of Jeff Bezos had an idea.<p>He wanted to bring the experience of walking into a bookstore and choosing a book, digital. Bookstores, he thought, were inefficient, and was a simple enough shopping experience to replicate for a customer sitting in …

Brexit Uncertainty Is Already Causing Supply Chain Problems, Says Industry Body

The achingly slow progress of the U.K.’s divorce talks with the European Union could already be having a serious effect on suppliers on both sides of …

UPS joins blockchain alliance to spur standards development for shipping industry

UPS posits that blockchain technology will play a key role in the smart logistics network of the future.<p>UPS said Tuesday that it's joining the …

Conversational commerce: from hype to reality

The standard user flows that currently dictate our interactions with computers are still quite limited, and are only a few years away from becoming …

ICYMI: Workplace Chatbot Hype, OpenText Responds to Documentum Critics

In case you missed it (ICYMI) last week on CMSWire, chatbots — in the workplace and in customer experience — were top of mind on the site. Also of …

How AI is Powering the Tradeshow of the Future

The future is now. That’s what they say. But what exactly will AI bring to the future of trade shows and how will you apply those opportunities? …

Chatbots: The road to user engagement for containers

2017 is the year of AI. But setting up AI sounds intimidating, right? For us, AI also sounded like a fun challenge. Here's the road we took to use AI …

Half of all internet traffic comes from bots

What's the difference between "good" bots and "bad" bots? And why doesn't Snapchat have a fake news problem? Here's a quick guide to some of the …

Bots

The Bots Are Ready to Chat, But Are You?

Companies should create a chatbot readiness checklist to help define a bot design strategy.<p>Chatbots have taken the world by storm with their ability …

Meet The Chatbots That Could Change Your Conversion | Inc.com

Remember the Microsoft Assistant, Clippy? As bothersome and aggressive as that thing was, I'm beginning to think Clippy was ahead of their time. Enter, chatbots.<p>What Is A Chatbot?<p>I turned to expert Peter Lisoskie, disruptor and founder of Chatbot Nation to discuss everything about this tech pivot. …

4 Ways To Drive Customer Engagement With AI

Once fodder for sci-fi novels, artificial intelligence (AI) is now a key ingredient in customer engagement. In fact, according to a Pegasystems survey on customer engagement, 100% of top-performing companies are currently using AI. On top of that, 56% of the top performers are investing in AI to …

How Chatbots Save Time and Change How Business Gets Done

Investing the effort into building chatbots for routine, repetitive tasks opens hours a day for focusing on what drives revenue.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You've probably heard of the chatbot. In fact, you've probably used one, even if you didn't necessarily know …

‘Predictive’ freight matching from Trucker Tools

Trucker Tools, provider of the TT smartphone app and Load Track function, has announced what it calls an “evolution in freight matching technology” …

Blockchain poised to disrupt traditional retail operations

The demise of retail grocery stores might be just around the corner.The founders of Russian grocery delivery company Instamart claim to have signed …

Air France Tests Blockchain for Supply Chain Tracking

One of the world's largest airlines is looking at how it can apply blockchain technology to track workflows within its aircraft maintenance …