Cloud Computing Driving The Retail Industry Forward

Cloud Computing Driving The Retail Industry Forward

Cloud Computing Retail Industry In efforts to keep up with current trends and consumer expectations, retailers are hard at work implementing online shopping platforms, mobile and IoT purchasing tools, and in-store digital alerts to entice digitally-savvy buyers. For the top retail achievers, advanced analytics of detailed and accurate consumer profiles add an edge that sometimes leaves their shoppers marveling at the timely and relevant offers they’re receiving; customer service just doesn’t get any better than…

Utilizing Machine Learning In The Security Sector

Utilizing Machine Learning In The Security Sector

Machine Learning Security Machine learning for data security and protection is a popular topic, though expert opinion on the current probability of such uses is divided. And while computer algorithms have been making decisions for us for many years now, the future applications of such machine intelligence are far more complex than anything we’ve seen yet. For some, trusting a machine to manage weighty aspects of our lives is disagreeable; the EU’s General Data Protection…

Wearable Entertainment for Everyone

Wearable Entertainment for Everyone

Wearable Entertainment for Everyone Wearable technology has been incorporated into many aspects of our lives, helping boost health goals of both individuals and large corporate health organizations, encouraging social and business interaction with smart watches, tracking and promoting marketing innovations through beacon and smartphone communication, and much more. Personal entertainment has also featured heavily in wearable technology advances, sometimes standing alone and other times acting as a supplemental benefit to devices with more ‘noble’ aims.…

Smarter Homes Through Technology

Smarter Homes Through Technology

Smarter Homes Rumour has it that 2017 will be the year of the smart home; not a new prediction, smart homes have been trending for a while, but an exciting possibility nonetheless. It’s possible that, as ever, given a little time the prices of such tech have reduced enough to make it accessible to the multitudes, and with enough companies enmeshed in the competition to dominate the market, solutions are more prolific and products more…

Social Media Continues To Shape Martech

Social Media Continues To Shape Martech

Social Media and Martech Martech and social media are inextricably linked and so it should come as no surprise that many CMOs have filled their 2017 martech wish lists with tools that make social media platforms more easily shoppable, media and data partners that emphasize responsible practices and accurate insights, and martech bundles able to provide reliable tracking to ensure budgets are being allocated correctly for optimum results. As ever, astute brands are focused on…

Deciphering Fintech Through Education

Deciphering Fintech Through Education

Fintech Through Education With technology permeating all industries, few of us would feel confident utilizing financial products or services that aren’t thoroughly tech-integrated, and yet the realm of fintech is still observed warily by many. Though fintech indeed incorporates many of the cutting-edge innovations which bring finance and technology together, sometimes in scenarios considered risky, or at the very least enigmatic, much of today’s fintech provides the backbone for our financial institutions and ensures we’re…

Analyzing the Ethical Use of Big Data

Analyzing the Ethical Use of Big Data

Ethical Use of Big Data Big Data, a market predicted to grow exponentially in the next few years, is playing an important, albeit it behind-the-scenes role, in many of our most exciting and revolutionary technologies. Artificial intelligence and machine learning rely on big data analytics, while the Internet of Things both provides and utilizes troves of Big Data, and organizations of every kind are recognizing the value of Big Data and finding new ways to…

Drone Advancements In 2017

Drone Advancements In 2017

Drone Advancements At this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, the 50th anniversary of the giant tech trade show, the launch of a range of new and improved technologies is expected, including self-driving cars, advanced wearables, personal robots, and cutting-edge virtual reality devices. But perhaps standing out from all of these exciting technologies are drones with pundits insisting that 2017 will be the year of the done. Stiff Competition Already a market leader, DJI is considered by…

Fintech Advancing Steadily In Coming Year

Fintech Advancing Steadily In Coming Year

Fintech Predictions for 2017 For the last decade, fintech has been developing and advancing, often in the background with little acknowledgement from most of us. But in fact, the fintech explosion has changed the way our world economies run with innovations such as mobile banking, online lending, and internet payment solutions such an integral part of most of our day to day lives it’s difficult to imagine how we coped without them. In the coming…

Big Data Supporting Deep Learning, AI and More in 2017

Big Data Supporting Deep Learning, AI and More in 2017

Deep Learning Big Data and Big Data analytics has come a long way in recent years, and 2017 is promising even greater interest and opportunity. With the Internet of Things playing a significant role in the expansion of Big Data along with cloud tools and services providing greater access, storage and usage possibilities, the experts believe Big Data will play a role in encouraging the development of augmented reality products that use collected information to…