Digital Economy

FCC chairman defends net neutrality repeal plan

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai on Wednesday defended his net neutrality repeal plan, saying he's returning the internet to the "free market consensus" that prevailed for years.<p>"All we are simply doing is putting engineers and entrepreneurs, instead of bureaucrats and lawyers, back in charge of the …

Internet

New Pathways for Upward Mobility in the Face of Automation & AI

Creating a way way to prepare for the changes coming to jobs will require rethinking by business and the government.<p>PCMag reviews products …

MIT Sloan

Base Investments on Research, Not Cocktail Party Tips | Investopedia

Although folks love to talk about their investment successes when they get together for drinks, you can bet the conversation will never turn to times …

Stocks

Dmexco Future Murky In Wake Of Founder Fallout

Will Dmexco become a no-go?<p>Late last week, the organizers of the Digital Marketing Exposition & Conference (Dmexco) in Germany abruptly severed ties …

Advertising Industry

AI and The Future of Work

Artificial Intelligence is definitely coming, but perhaps not as fast, nor as radically, as some have said.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but …

Intelligence

How Collaboration is key to leveraging AI and Big Data

article<p>  Big Data brings significant ROI for enterprises, but even at the highest levels, the challenges of implementation are significant. In a …

Computer Science

Saudi Arabia Highlights Efforts on Promoting Digital Economy

Saudi Arabia's representative Prince Dr. Bandar bin Salman bin Mohammed, honorary president of the commercial arbitration center of the Arab Gulf …

Middle East

The $4.4 trillion 'Big Five' could destroy the tech ecosystem

How big can the largest tech companies get? How completely can they come to dominate the economy? The "big five" - Apple, Alphabet, Microsoft, …

Apple Watch

Worried About Robots Taking Your Job? Learn Spreadsheets

Musing on the future of the economy earlier this year, Bill Gates warned of smart machines replacing human workers and suggested a tax on robots. A …

Bill Gates

Dmexco co-founders depart as concern mounts that international participation will be lost

The organiser of Dmexco, the global event for the ad tech industry held in Cologne, has split with co-founders Christian Muche and Frank Schneider …

The EU is asking for help in its fight against fake news

Today the European Commission announced a new strategy to combat misinformation and fake news online. It’s asking for more help.<p>During the first of a …

Censorship

Managing Digital Disruption Requires The Right Strategy And Mindset

14-November-2017 | Future of Work<p>The “digital” movement is causing major disruption across all industries and the workforce everywhere.<p>What is …

Gen Z

Desperately Seeking 1995

The year 1995 wasn't exact a good year to remember. There was the Oklahoma City bombing, the San Diego tank rampage, the New Jersey Devils winning …

Business

Growing with the cloud, enabling Thailand’s Digital Economy 4.0 - The Nation

Of course, I am not saying we are actually flying in clouds. As the new era of an intelligent world draws near, the cloud will become as essential as …

Thailand

Financial Institutions Risk Being Left Behind Says 2018 Predictions Report

According to Forrester, 2018 will be a challenge for most financial services organizations, with external forces and internal stagnation impacting …

Financial Services

Revised cess rates to fund education efforts in digital economy initiative – Dr Annuar

Dr Annuar Rapa’ee<p>KUCHING: The funds received from the revision of timber cess rates will be used to fund education efforts in line with the digital …

Education

Najib starts his packed APEC summit itinerary

DANANG: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has kicked off his participation at the two-day Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders summit …

Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation

IT education in schools is still not working - and that's a huge problem for the digital economy

There is a real danger that technology education in schools will wither and die, with all the risks that brings to the UK’s digital skills, research …

Education

Arab start-ups key to building localised digital economy

Start-ups and small businesses play a key role in helping the Arab world shift towards becoming a digitally-based economy, yet they face significant …

Innovation

D-Day: Can digital economy boom be sustained?

Today marks one year since the announcement of demonetisation and while the jury may not still be out on the long-term benefits, one thing is clear …

Mobile

2016 Indian Banknote Demonetisation: Noteban Pushed People For Digital Economy

Even after one year of demonetization, people stand divided with their views if it did any good to the economy or not. But one thing it has surely …

Banking

Becoming a data-centric organisation

Morne Bekker, South African country manager and district manager, SADC region, NetApp.<p>In a world where every industry and interaction is being …

Big Data

Washington ranks third in State New Economy Index

Any place that stands a chance at landing <b>Amazon’s</b> HQ2 had better come off well in the State New Economy Index, a gold-standard measure by the</b> …

Economy

Mass. Ranks No. 1 in New Economy Report | Autodesk-Backed Startup Raises More $$

In The Know<p>The Inno stories you need to read today.<p>Making Moves<p>Inside the people, companies and organizations making moves in Boston.<p><b>Lucy:</b> Two moves …

Boston

Transfer Pricing Challenges in Cloud Computing

Gone are the days when brick-and-mortar businesses dominated the market. Recent trends show that many businesses are now shifting to online …

Cloud Computing

How Estonia can solve Britain’s biggest socio-economic problem

A few years ago, a UK government minister asked me what I thought was the biggest socio-economic problem facing Britain.<p>I ran through a predictable …

Hong Kong’s Chief Faces Ongoing Public-Housing Shortage, Need to Revise Laws to Embrace New Economy

Twenty years may have passed since Hong Kong’s return to China, but some things have remained the same in the Special Administrative Region.<p>One of …

Hong Kong

GDP Doesn’t Work In A Digital Economy

'Digital spillover' is a method calculating the economic value of technology outcomes<p>Gross Domestic Product, or GDP, is the basic measure of a country’s overall economic output generally used by governments to inform their policies and decisions. “What we measure affects what we do; and if our …

Economy

Saudi Arabia appoints new ministers for economy and national guard

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has appointed new ministers for two key positions involving internal security and the economy, state television reported on Saturday, citing a royal decree.<p>Prince Miteb bin Abdullah was relieved of his post as minister of the National Guard and replaced by Khaled bin …

Middle East

IoT Platforms for Telemedicine: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2017 to 2023

<b>The 2017 study has 234 pages, 115 tables and figures. Worldwide markets are poised to achieve significant growth as the digital economy takes hold</b> …

Medical Technology