Bank of Korea Predicts Growth of FinTech Industry in South Korea

Bank of Korea Predicts Growth of FinTech Industry in South Korea

FinTech Industry In South Korea The FinTech Industry has become the talk of the town over the last few years. The surging technological influence in the Finance Industry is not only shaping the future of the major economies but also bringing in new changes to the traditional financial industries. The Western World has already experienced the massive growth of FinTech Industry and the inclination of the customers towards it. However, for the first time, one of…

Tech Trends That Will Shape 2017: Cloud, IoT and AI

Tech Trends That Will Shape 2017: Cloud, IoT and AI

Tech Trends 2017 Do not expect disruptive tech but improvements of existing technologies Tech trends that will shape 2017 will not be disruptive technologies but development of already available technologies that will progress further to expand their respective markets, become more affordable, and enhance their capabilities. Cloud Computing: Analysts believe the Cloud is to play increasing role in re-shaping of customer and product ecosystems of corporations. A Forrester Research report finds that a growing number…

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…

What Can AI Do For Education?

What Can AI Do For Education?

AI In Education “The fact is that given the challenges we face; education doesn’t need to be reformed — it needs to be transformed.” – Ken Robinson, Author of The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything AI in every facet of life Artificial Intelligence has made huge strides across nearly every facet of life. Deep learning has been used to help improve cancer diagnosis rates, develop real-time translation tools, and train auto-pilot features on self-driving…

Financial Robo-advisors Cannot Replace Humans

Financial Robo-advisors Cannot Replace Humans

Financial Robo-advisors Last year we saw the rise of numerous robo-advisors, bots, and investing robots that are considered a disruptive force within the financial industry. All the media hype aside, these tools have a long way to go before they could be considered a replacement for human-made investment decisions. The online universe is now full of robo-advisors and bots that run in the cloud or on specific websites, providing services ranging from simple investment advice…

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…

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…

Two 2017 Trends From A Galaxy Far, Far Away

Two 2017 Trends From A Galaxy Far, Far Away

Reaching For The Stars People who know me know that I’m a huge Star Wars fan. I recently had the opportunity to see Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. While I won’t give any spoilers away for the few who haven’t seen the movie yet, I do want to mention a couple of trends from the galaxy far, far away that are affecting the ways businesses will do IT in our world in 2017. And…

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…

Imminent IoT Eye-Tracking Technologies To Transform The Connected World

Imminent IoT Eye-Tracking Technologies To Transform The Connected World

IoT Eye Tracking Smelling may be the first of the perceptible senses, but the eye is the fastest moving organ in the human body. While the first, second, and third screens have historically exercised the potential of this organ to digest output information, the fourth (wearables) presents an attractive first foray for sight as an input. Wrist-based, head-worn, and other wearable devices all benefit from the strengths of their predecessors by building on the familiarity…