The passion economy, in which people monetise their skills and hobbies to earn income, is worth more than $38bn globally according to new research.
The Covid-19 pandemic has delivered an unexpected shock to businesses of all sizes and all industries across the UK.
Retail giant Walmart will launch an online subscription service to challenge ecommerce behemoth Amazon on 15 September.
Video communications platform Zoom has continued its meteoric pandemic growth, reporting second-quarter revenues of $663.5m – a 355% year-over-year increase.
In 2019, construction contributed 6% of the UK’s gross domestic product and employed 2.4 million people – 6.6% of the entire workforce.
One of the most notorious serial killers in US history has been sentenced to life in prison. Former police officer Joseph James DeAngelo, known as the Golden State Killer, committed at least 13 murders and more than 50 rapes in the state of California between 1973 and 1986.
'Operational resilience’ isn’t necessarily a phrase that sets hearts racing, but it is set to become the organisational pursuit that underpins post-crisis success.
The trends likely to drive technology innovation in the next decade have been identified by Gartner, an S&P 500 research and advisory company, in its latest Hype Cycle.
Marc Pell is the CTO of Tempcover, an insuretech company that provides short-term motor insurance.
Back in 2019, industry experts were predicting that this year would be a watershed moment for digital transformation and artificial intelligence integrations in architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC).
Streaming service Disney+ now has 60.5 million subscribers worldwide as it continues to make ground on rival Netflix.
We were on the cusp of the next technological boom before Covid-19 hit.
Dr Richard Price is the chief technology officer (CTO) of PragmatIC, a provider of ultra-low-cost flexible electronics.
Fintechs lead as Verdict lists the top five terms tweeted on disruptive tech in Q2 2020, based on data from GlobalData’s Influencer Platform.
The UK’s theatres have been closed since mid-March to help prevent the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus and the knock-on effect has been devastating for everyone whose livelihood depends on the performing arts sector.
Christian Floerkemeier is the CTO and vice president of product at Scandit, a company that develops software for mobile computer vision and augmented reality (AR) solutions for enterprises.
The UK government has created a taskforce to advise on the country’s future research and development (R&D) projects, which it hopes will provide an economic boost to the country post-pandemic.
Interwoven within the narrative of the Covid-19 pandemic, there has been a growing reliance on technology by both businesses and consumers.
Dries Buytaert is the CTO and co-founder of Acquia, a software-as-a-service company that provides enterprise products, services, and technical support for the open-source web content management platform Drupal — which Buytaert also founded.
Christopher Wylie shot to global prominence as the leading whistleblower in the Cambridge Analytica scandal, but now he is turning his considerable data skills to fashion, through his current role as research director at H&M.
The coronavirus has forever transformed many aspects of our lives, not least the way we shop, and if the experience of Swedish furniture giant Ikea is any measure, we are seeing a marked switch to ecommerce that is set to stay long after the pandemic has subsided.
Paddy Cosgrave, the CEO of Web Summit, the company behind some of the world’s largest technology conferences including this week’s Collision from Home, has said that hybrid events that combine virtual, interactive experiences with physical in-person conferences will be the dominant format in the future.
The majority of UK citizens – 84% – believe that their contact tracing data will be used for purposes unrelated to Covid-19, according to a survey by enterprise identity management firm Okta.
Apple has announced that it will allow third-party developers to lodge an appeal if their application violates the App Store’s guidelines, as well as make a separate challenge about the guidelines themselves.
GlobalData research has found the top big data influencers based on their performance and engagement online.
French IT consultancy firm Sopra Steria has secured a five-year contract with the Home Office to validate and digitise passport application forms.
GlobalData research has found the top artificial intelligence (AI) influencers based on their performance and engagement online.
The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated the digitisation of businesses and “ushered in a new era of technology”, according to Amazon chief technology officer (CTO) Werner Vogels.
Buymie, a same-day grocery delivery startup that partners with retailers including Lidl and The Co-Op, has raised €5.8m to fund expansion plans and meet the increasing demand for home delivery accelerated by the coronavirus pandemic.
Artificial intelligence (AI) leads as Verdict lists the top five terms tweeted on IoT in May 2020, based on data from GlobalData’s Influencer Platform.