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.
Kovet.Art combines an incubator that provides new artists with representation, a real and virtual gallery for art enthusiasts and collectors and an artistic community.
More than half (53%) of professionals working for technology firms in Silicon Valley prefer remote working to an office environment, according to anonymous workplace survey app Blind.
Cloud giant Amazon Web Services (AWS) has partnered with Slack in a deal that will see up to 840,000 Amazon employees use the business communication platform The multi-year strategic initiative will also see Slack migrate its voice and video calling to Amazon Chime, AWS’ communications service.
The retail sector, like many industries, has been deeply impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Secure messaging app Signal has introduced a face blur feature to help protect the privacy of the people taking part in Black Lives Matter protests in the US and around the world.
The global economic growth in 2020 has been eclipsed since the Covid-19 pandemic outbreak causing fears of looming unemployment and recession in a number of countries.
Verdict lists the top five terms tweeted on disruptive tech in May 2020, based on data from GlobalData’s Influencer Platform.
Today the BBC has launched the Programme Explorer, which for the first time pulls together all the radio and TV programmes across the various platforms run by the organisation into one searchable database.
GlobalData research has found the top CEO influencers based on their performance and engagement online.
Most insurers continue to hold strong ties with intermediaries.
Insurance has typically been sold via brokers and other third parties that could advise customers on policies that best matched their needs.
D2C models come hand in hand with digitisation.
Relationships between customers and insurers will be stronger as D2C models are adopted, and this will be beneficial to insurers.