Samuel Mak

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World Economic Forum

It's replaced 34 human workers at an insurance company.

Epic: Achieve Lasting Favorable Change In A Company

“Change is the key element of growth and in business change requires vision, a driving team and a tight context if it is to be produced successfully …

The six hottest programming languages to know in banking technology

It’s rare that developers in banking are armed with only one programming language. Now, the demand is for ‘full-stack’ developers who can bring …

Geeky Gadgets Deals Of The Week, 23rd June 2016

We have had some excellent deals in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store this week with some big discounts so it is time for our weekly round up of the most …

Analyzing Power BI data with Excel

By: Scott Murray | Read Comments | Related Tips: More > Power BI<p>Problem<p>We have been working more and more with Power BI and the users have asked …

Lack Of Digital, Cloud Opportunities Is Actually Embarrassing For Employees, Survey Suggests

Is your organization still stuck in the 1990s? Do you feel it isn’t doing enough to get aboard the digital technology train? Is your job lacking the digital resources to really make things happen? Don’t fret, you are definitely not alone.<p>Many of today’s employees have high hopes for acquiring and …

Employee Engagement

This $2.8 billion startup gets all of its daily meetings done in 10 minutes

captionThe first, and biggest, mandatory 5-minute meeting of the day. Note the green plush box, which contains the microphone, and which gets tossed …

Can Your Sales Team Actually Achieve Their Stretch Goals?

Sales leaders have a deep-seated belief in using stretch goals to challenge a sales force. Stretch goals are correctly credited with guiding effort, promoting innovative thinking, energizing salespeople, and boosting persistence. Many successful companies have lived the virtuous cycle: Sales …

Salesforce

Building an Innovation Ecosystem

Innovation is at the core of many of the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's (EERE’s) strategic investments. But getting new clean …

Innovation

Dropbox’s Lepton lossless image compression really uses a ‘middle-out’ algorithm

The “middle-out” algorithm that has its roots in the most infamous (and probably funniest) scene in HBO’s “Silicon Valley” may have been fictional, but something like it can be found in Lepton, a cool new lossless image compressor created by Dropbox.<p>Lepton reduces the file size of JPEG-encoded …

Dropbox

Upgrade to an SSD: The best way to make your computer feel like new

CNET editor Dong Ngo shows how you can replace your computer's hard drive with a solid-state drive and be significantly happier with your life.<p><b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This post was originally published on March 13, 2012, and is periodically updated.</i><p>If your new Windows 10 computer takes a long time to boot …

Linux
Aviation

7 Things You Can Do to Build an Awesome Business Brand

I’ve talked about how to build an awesome personal brand, but how do you build an epic brand for your business?<p>To explore this question further, I sat down with Sunny Bonnell and Ashleigh Hansberger, Co-Founders of Motto, an award-winning branding and design firm. The Dallas-based brand mavericks …

Marketing

This Singaporean startup aims to connect global investors, M&A advisors, and Asian mid-market companies

Finquest combines the use of smart predictive algorithms, a proprietary database, and industry …

10 Worst traits of even the great entrepreneurs

Share39<p>Tweet<p>Share7<p>+11<p>Shares 47<p>The difference between success and failure in entrepreneurship can have a lot to do with your own traits and habits. …

A new spin on IT innovation

• Get insight and action steps to help you compete effectively and successfully deliver in the cognitive era.<br>• Learn how to shift from operations …

Innovation

Government IT for the Mobile-Cloud Era (Infographic)

Digital workspaces offer an innovative approach to working online and offline, across agencies and locations.<p>Government agencies are struggling to …

Emerging Technology

Internet Of Things On Pace To Replace Mobile Phones As Most Connected Device In 2018

• Internet of Things (IoT) sensors and devices are expected to exceed mobile phones as the largest category of connected devices in 2018, growing at a 23% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2015 to 2021.<br>• By 2021 there will be 9B mobile subscriptions, 7.7B mobile broadband subscriptions, and 6.3B …

Internet of Things

This Week in Small Business Tech: A Phone That Can See Through Walls!

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?<p><b>1 – A new thermal smartphone from Caterpillar will allow contractors to see through walls.</b><p>The Cat S60 smartphone, set to be released in the U.S. in August, will feature thermal …

Small Business

3 content marketing tactics for startups that convert fans into customers

Content is king, but make sure it actually makes a difference in the …

Everything you need to know about full-stack marketing

With everything from social media to video production, where should you start investing your attention? Take a look at the following marketing …

9 reasons all-women hackathons are so damn important

Many of the updates and improvements in technology do not come from team meetings or drawn-out plans, but rather hackathons. For those of you who …

Smart Nation is the future: Governance key to innovating

Smart Nation means people and businesses are empowered through increased access to data, interoperability, and shared standards

5 live streaming apps every sports geek should look out for

These apps will give iPhone users the privilege of keeping up with the latest sports news, scores, predictions, statistics and so much more

Renovating financial institutions: What customer experience tells us about how companies are run

Being more customer centric starts with the way a company internally does business every day, and that outstanding customer experience is rooted in …