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Whether it’s a love for education, the drive to succeed, or just genuine curiosity, the hunger for knowledge and learning is what keeps us moving …

Temenos - Architecture

Temenos Architecture Principles by John Schlesinger, Temenos Chief Enterprise Architect - March 2016

Future of the branch

Despite the growing preference for digital banking channels, branch banking is far from obsolete, with banks worldwide endeavouring to re-invent the …

Banking

U.S. calls on banks to set higher cyber security standards

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. bank regulators on Wednesday outlined cyber security standards meant to protect financial markets and consumers from online attacks against the nation's leading financial firms.<p>Leading banks will be expected to use the most sophisticated anti-hacking tools on the market …

Data Dive: Keeping hackers out of the bank vault

While political backrooms and Hollywood gossip fuel social media buzz around high-profile hacks, cyber security threats are more acute in one far more serious corner of society: the world’s financial system.<p>Members of the G7 on Tuesday announced a new effort to combat financial crime and intentions …

Cybersecurity

Ex-Google Engineer Introduces Blockchain Core System for Banks

Blockchain

Enterprise Analytics As A Function Accelerator For Business Leaders

Image Source: secondprism.com<p>Enterprise Analytics as a function enables the Business Leaders in an organization (across levels – operational/ …

Multi-Channel Marketing: Definition, Data, and a Strategy to Sell Anywhere

• On average, multi-channel marketing and selling increases revenue by 38%, 120%, and 190% with each additional channel<br>• Cupshe, a Shopify Plus merchant …

15 Best Startup Accelerators in India

To boost Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Start up India” campaign and help India’s startups and entrepreneurs, a number of innovative programs are …

Cloud Security Solutions Addresses Major Risks in 2016

Allied Research<br>@marketresearcht<p>Future scope of #Eyetracking industry. https://t.co/nHKhR7ltBR https://t.co/bZ4SWtYUJX<p>1 4<p>Allied …

16 analytic disciplines compared to data science

What are the differences between data science, data mining, machine learning, statistics, operations research, and so on?<br>Here I compare several …

Data Science

Dear Hillary, You Have a Branding Problem.

I know you've heard that before ... but I'm not talking about your recent trouncings on the Daily Show and Last Week Tonight for a few misplaced emails. Nor am I talking about SNL constantly reminding the electorate your people skills are roughly three and half notches above artificial intelligence.<p>…

Hillary Clinton

Indonesia teams up with Alibaba, launches marketplace Inamall

Indonesia now has an online marketplace to penetrate the huge Chinese market following the launch on Friday evening of Inamall, an Indonesian …

Business Travelers Are Using Mobile Apps — But Not Necessarily the Way Employers Wish They Would

Business travelers around the world are using mobile apps for services including airlines, hotels, online booking, and car rentals.<p>What aren’t they …

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Combines CRM, ERP

The Redmond giant is folding its CRM and ERP cloud services into one cloud service dubbed Microsoft Dynamics 365.

8 extraordinary startup accelerators in Israel

With more than 260 startup accelerators in Israel as of this summer, entrepreneurs heading early-stage startups for nearly every imaginable market …

Will AI disrupt business?

©Sarah Holmlund via 123RF<p>AI, where computers behave like humans, is no longer the stuff of science fiction. In many respects, AI is like a freight …

UK startups can shine in a post-Brexit world

Matt Clifford is the co-founder and chief executive of Entrepreneur First, the five-year-old UK accelerator program, which has produced 75 startups since launch. One of their companies, Magic Pony was sold to Twitter for $150m just last month.<p>It is just the kind of company you might think would …

Startups

Ignore new technology at your peril

Technology moves fast and companies must move with it – or face irrelevance and obsolescence. But should tech geniuses or master managers lead this new breed of business?<p>Business leaders used to get by without knowing much about technology – they had an IT department to deal with that sort of …

This Could Be the Next Unicorn Tech Startup to Go Public

Coupa Software, a U.S. provider of applications that help companies run their financial affairs, has hired investment banks for an initial public …

Google Buys Machine Learning Startup Moodstocks

Google has acquired Paris-based machine learning startup Moodstocks as part of its ongoing effort to improve visual recognition technology.

Machine Learning

Hospitality Tech Funding Is on a Downward Trend So Far in 2016

Hotel and alternative accommodations booking and tech startups raised about $550 million during the first two quarters of 2016, mostly for …

Hospitality

A Bet On The Future: An SME's Approach To Embedding Innovation Culture

“ In three to five years we will probably find ourselves operating in a completely different business environment and inevitably we will have to pivot. So am I confident of putting all the right pieces on the board and making all the right calls? “<p>As co-founder and managing director of …

50 Smartest Companies 2016

Each year we identify 50 companies that are “smart” in the way they create new opportunities. Some of this year’s stars are large companies, like …

20 Essential Content Marketing Tools For Your Business

Do you have a weakness for marketing tools?<p>I do, especially for content marketing tools that can help with:<p>Editorial acumen for planning and shaping great content<br>• Project management skills for getting it t all done<br>• People skills for interfacing with all the different groups<p>Here’s my list of 20 …

Marketing

Five questions boards should ask about IT in a digital world

CIOs, business executives, and board directors need a shared language to discuss IT performance in a fast-changing environment. Here’s a framework …

What Is a Biotech Milestone Payment?

Image source: Getty Images.<p>A milestone payment is a pre-determined fee smaller biotechnology companies receive from larger partners, after their collaboration project passes a specific goal. The goals, and milestone payments, typically begin small at the early clinical stages of a new drug …

Blockchain payment company Circle is aggressively expanding

Circle, a company that uses blockchain technology to enable instant peer-to-peer (P2P) payments, has raised $60 million from multiple investors, including Chinese venture capital firm IDG Capital Partners and Chinese Internet giant Baidu.<p>The company also announced that it had created Circle China, …

Blockchain

Google Billionaire: 7 Game-Changing Tech Innovations to Take Off in 5 to 10 Years

Image source: Google.<p>Google's parent, <b>Alphabet, Inc.</b> , held its annual shareholder meeting earlier this month. The gem of the event for investors was when Executive ChairmanEric Schmidtdiscussed the "most interesting" tech innovations that hebelieves are going to take off over the next five to ten …