IBM Files Patent for a Blockchain-Based Web Browser
A new patent application from IBM describes a blockchain-based web browser.
Published on August 6 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office, IBM’s patent is for a web browser backed by a peer-to-peer network.
KPMG ousts head of UK consulting unit
London | KPMG has forced out the head of one of its core businesses in Britain after an investigation into his conduct involving messages sent on WhatsApp.
VR is ahead for now, but AR will be a larger market in the long run
PwC's head of AR and VR, Jeremy Dalton, says that the augmented reality market will be larger in the long run than virtual reality
Winning capabilities: Making a success of voice assistants in financial services
In previous blogs, I’ve looked at why voice assistants are set to replace mobile touchscreens as the prime user interface within financial services (FS) and how this could transform the customer relationship model within the industry. So, what capabilities does your business need to make a success of the voice revolution?
By Antti Niku, Senior Manager, Digital Transformation, PwC
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Virgin Hyperloop One: Creating the first major new mode of transport in more than a century | PA Consulting
With speeds two to three times faster than high-speed rail and an on-demand experience, hyperloop can reduce a 300 km commute to under 20 minutes — smashing today’s traditional transportation boundaries.
The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare and Society
Artificial intelligence (AI) has transformed the way we do business and our everyday lives. Virtual assistants, computer-aided diagnosis and clinical decision support are just a few examples of how artificial intelligence in healthcare has transformed the sector.
Part 1: Understanding the implications of Open Banking on the financial services industry
Global Client Principal The financial services industry has been undergoing a significant shift globally, and now in Australia following (among other things) the recent Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry, and the introduction of a Consumer Data Right (CDR) in late 2017.
Air taxis could be in wide use by 2030
Where’s My Flying Car? The Lowdown on Personal Flight
Australia's Consulting Market Powers to a Seven-Year High
- Hayne Royal Commission’s investigation drives risk & regulatory work for consultants
- Digital work now accounts for nearly 40% of all revenues...
UK’s Leading Management Consultants 2019: ratings and analysis
Big names dominate ratings but specialist consultancies also shine...
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Use data to cut surgery waiting times
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is now carrying out hundreds more operations per year with the help of an innovative new scheduling tool we’ve developed to optimise the use of operating theatre time.
IBM open-sources AI algorithms to help advance cancer research
IBM Corp. has open-sourced three artificial intelligence projects focused on cancer research.
Benefits of AI and machine learning for cloud security
AI and machine learning may not be a silver bullet, but they can still play an important part in cloud security strategies
Employees no longer fear AI
The majority of US workers (70%) said they hold a positive outlook on artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, including chatbots, augmented reality (AR), and robots, according to Genesys's Workplace Attitudes to Artificial Intelligence report, released Wednesday
KPMG to Work With Microsoft, Tomia and R3 on Blockchain Telecom Solutions
Business advisory firm KPMG has partnered with tech companies Tomia, Microsoft and R3 to create a blockchain-based settlements solution for the telecom industry, in anticipation of 5G network services
Introducing a New Tool to Your Team: Tips for successful adoption
It’s not uncommon for business teams to become settled with their current tools and platforms. It’s easy to get a little too comfortable with how an organization usually works, and when a new tool, technology, and platform is introduced, it can be an uphill battle.
Consulting sector records second biggest year of growth in a decade according to MCA Annual report 2019
• Management consultancy grows by 7% by being at the forefront of digital opportunities, with sector worth est. £10.6 bn, according to new research
• Digital and Technology consulting is most in demand across UK (28% of total) as consultants drive digital and technology transformation across public and private sector
• Consulting in infrastructure sector jumps 190% since 2016 as consultants are brought in to work on major complex infrastructure projects to drive efficiency...
‘Designed in UK-Made in India’ strategy
Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has emphasised on leveraging on opportunities in the United Kingdom, particularly post-BREXIT scenario. He was confident that UK-India Joint Economic and Trade Committee (JETCO) will be a powerful forum through which both the countries will identify areas of mutual cooperation ...
Cybersecurity is the biggest threat to the world economy over the next decade, CEOs say
CEOs see cybersecurity as the number one threat to the global economy over the next five to ten years, a new report has claimed.
Global Information Security Consulting Market 2024 | Top Competitors-IBM Corporation, Wipro Limited, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP, BAE Systems
Global Information Security Consulting Market research report is a painstaking investigation of the current scenario of the market and future estimations which covers several market dynamics