Digital Transformation
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Boosting Business Productivity and Driving Innovation: CEOs Welcome Robotics Revolution

June 4, 2015 • Digital Transformation, EMERGING TRENDSComments (0)

While robotics may still be a long way off world domination, this technology has already moved past the point of simply replacing existing human activities to the beginnings of an augmented and collaborative working model alongside people, what PwC calls the ‘blended workforce’. Accordingly, investment in robotics continues to grow: venture capital

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Embedding Security in the Internet of Things

July 28, 2014 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, Digital Transformation, EMERGING TRENDS, Global GiantsComments (0)

By Jim Carlsson The Internet of Things will mean a better-connected world, with huge possibilities for positive change – and big opportunities for cyber-criminals. Jim Carlsson, CEO of Clavister says security must be placed at the heart of the next


The Future of Work


By Ian Pearson Many jobs didn’t exist a decade ago. New technology creates new jobs, but can eradicate jobs too. Below, Ian Pearson discusses the future of work and technology, and addresses the business and managerial impacts of future technology,


Open Heartbleed Surgery – Securing Against Further Vulnerabilities

May 28, 2014 • Digital Transformation, Global Giants, SPECIAL FEATURESComments (0)

By David Sandin David Sandin, product manager at Clavister looks at the implications of the Heartbleed bug and the use of open-source code libraries in vendors’ security solutions. There’s a saying that’s familiar to many: “When you assume, you make


Vignettes from the Modern Workplace

May 28, 2014 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Digital Transformation, GLOBAL ECONOMYComments (0)

By David Weil Working conditions are transforming as a result of a fundamental restructuring of employment in many parts of the economy. Below, David Weil considers the impacts of the fissured workplace. A maid works at the San Francisco Marriott on


Business Analytics and Decision-Making: The Years Ahead

May 28, 2014 • BUSINESS & INNOVATION, Digital TransformationComments (0)

By Jay Liebowitz It is readily apparent that business analytics is an emerging and fast-growing field. Universities and colleges are developing programs in this area, and companies are developing relationships with universities (such as IBM and Ohio State


eColonialism Theory: How Trends are Changing the World

March 21, 2014 • Digital Transformation, Editor’s Choice, EMERGING TRENDSComments (0)

By Thomas L. McPhail In this information age, new trends and ways of doing things have changed dramatically. From work, to school, to entertainment and elsewhere the e-world is the new normal across Western nations. Just as the previous era of the industrial


Our Digital Culture Threatened by Loss

March 21, 2014 • CULTURE & LIFESTYLE, Digital Transformation, EMERGING TRENDSComments (0)

By Oliver Grau Media art is the art form that uses the technologies that fundamentally change our societies, and plays an important role in the reflection of our time. Below, Oliver Grau argues that with current museum policy funding and grant policies, there


Technology and Politics in Context

March 20, 2014 • Digital Transformation, World PoliticsComments (0)

By Michael J. Jensen and Eva Anduiza Digital media have greatly expanded the repertoires and channels of political participation, communication, and information. Below, Michael J. Jensen and Eva Anduiza argue that internet use may continue to play a