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The nature of the crypto technological revolution:

what it is and what it means for the future of humanity.<p>Intro<p>VCs see crypto as another Pérez technological revolution<p>Carlota Perez’ canonical work on …

Readiness for Future of Production Report 2018 - Reports - World Economic Forum

Context<p>The Fourth Industrial Revolution1 and emerging technologies—such as the Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, robotics and additive …

5 Things Managers Should Know About Innovation (But Most Don't)

There is no one "true" path to innovation<p>Every business knows it needs to innovate. What isn't so clear is how to go about it. There is no shortage of pundits, blogs and conferences that preach the gospel of agility, disruptive innovation, open innovation, lean startups or whatever else is …

Innovation

The Brilliant Ways UPS Uses Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning And Big Data

In a business where shaving off a mile per day per driver can result in savings of up to $50 million per year, UPS has plenty of incentive to incorporate technology to drive efficiencies in every area of its operations. According to UPS’ Chief Technology Officer Juan Perez, “Our business drives …

Artificial Intelligence

You’re Doing it Wrong! How to Blog in 2017.

With over 78% of consumers stating that they trust brands who provide customized content, it’s no surprise that so many businesses are searching for …

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If You Sit All Day, You Need This Yoga Flow in Your Life

We know movement should be a part of everyday life, but for the 108 million full-time workers in America who sit at a desk all day, that's far from …

Forget Bitcoin for Now: Here's the Real Reason You Should Embrace Blockchain

Ignore Bitcoin for the moment: Distributed-ledger technology is most useful for assuring quality within supply chains. Here's how to incorporate it.<p>6 min read<p>The basis for all business is supply and demand, but recent events have shown that supply can be more fragile than we might expect. For …

Most Important Languages To Learn In The 21st Century: Top 10

What Are The Most Important Languages of The 21st Century?<p>Posted at 08:51h in Languages by Guest Blog 1 Comment<p>It's hard to imagine a young person …

UK house price growth expected to grind to a halt in 2018 as Brexit uncertainty continues

The housing market is expected to grind to a halt next year but a shortfall in supply will prevent a significant drop in prices, according the Royal …

Parts of UK that voted Brexit are most exposed to its effects, report says

Areas in Midlands and north of England, where support for leaving EU was high, have most exposure to trade consequences<p>The UK regions that voted to leave the EU are more economically exposed to the effects of Brexit than anywhere else in Europe, research suggests.<p>A University of Birmingham study …

Great Britain

Britain's Brexit rebels offer compromise on latest EU exit laws row | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - British MPs who inflicted defeat on Prime Minister Theresa May last week in parliament over Brexit have signalled a possible compromise to avoid another row on Wednesday when legislation taking Britain out of the EU is debated.<p>FILE PHOTO: Nicky Morgan arrives to attend a cabinet …

Bank of England to spare EU banks from costly rules, if Brexit goes well | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - The Bank of England, seeking to protect the City of London’s status as a global financial hub, said it would spare European banks costly capital rules after Brexit but warned of “consequences” if negotiations with Brussels turned sour.<p>FILE PHOTO: A statue is silhouetted against …

9 Technology Mega Trends That Will Change The World In 2018

Some tech trends fizzle out and die a quiet death, while others are so significant that they transform our world and how we live in it. Here are the top nine tech mega-trends that I believe will define 2018 and beyond.<p><b>Trend 1: The increasing datafication of our lives</b><p>From chatting to friends in a …

Artificial Intelligence

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The “Global Medication Management Market Analysis to 2025” is a specialized and in-depth study of the medication management industry with a focus on …

Top 6 Digital Transformation Trends In The Automotive Industry

I’m continuing my series looking at digital transformation trends in various industries. Previous focus has been on trends in sectors such as healthcare, retail, finances and media and entertainment. Today, I’ll discuss how digital transformation has revolutionized the automotive industry.<p><b>Digital</b> …

Is omnichannel retail turning conventional wisdom upside down?

It’s not difficult to find a news story saying retail is dead – that retailers should just close their brick and mortar store and go ‘all in’ for …

11 Best Uses of Chatbots Right Now

Chatbots can schedule meetings, tell you the weather, and provide customer support. And that’s just the beginning.<p>Want to order pizza, schedule a …

Chatbots

Manufacturers Using Analytics to Drive Operational Efficiency and Opportunities

The OpenText Analytics Team recently delivered an excellent webinar discussing the role of Big Data analytics for manufacturing companies. It looked …

Rolls-Royce Unveils Sweptail At Villa d'Este for Concorso d'Eleganza

Sweptail is a highly bespoke motor car created by Rolls-Royce to fulfil the dreams of a single customer. Unveiled at Villa d’Este for Concorso d’Eleganza, it evokes the drama of the swept-tail Rolls-Royces from the 1920s, admired by the client who came to the House of Rolls-Royce in 2013 setting …

What You Need to Know About 3-D Printing and Insurance

Although 3-D printing has been around since the 1980s, its tremendous growth in commercial and private applications in recent years may leave some …

Manufacturing

11 Unusual Tips for How to Wake Up Early

If you’re a night owl and you’ve tried waking up early, you know it’s one of the most difficult habits. It’s a pain in the ass to deal with …

Sleep

Three Reasons Why CEOs Need To Be More Vested In Digital Transformation

The rapid adoption of digital technologies by customers and competitors is disrupting every industry and creating value at an accelerated pace. Advances in technology and marketing science have armed businesses with an expanded pallet of powerful digital platforms and tools with the potential to …

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Achieve Higher Productivity with Better Access to Information<p>There are 4 main digital disruptors affecting the business landscape: information …

NHS faces shortage of more than 40,000 nurses after Brexit, says leaked government prediction

Britain should prepare for a possible shortage of up to 42,000 nurses after Brexit, a leaked internal document from the Department of Health has …

7 key highlights from EEF Aerospace Sector Bulletin

Today, in partnership with Santander, we publish our second quarterly sector bulletin. Following on from our inaugural report on the automotive …