If there is one area that tech is disrupting in 2018, it's the financial sector. After years of fighting through stiff regulation, fintech companies are finally making headway - often lead by financial institutions themselves who have realized that to create the experience that the customers want, they need to change how they do business.
One of the promises of big data is to power the Artificial Intelligence revolution. One of the realities of big data is that it is big. Data has been collected for years, with different architectures and different qualities. Oftentimes these databases started mixing with each other, becoming giant data repositories. And they have a name, Data Lakes. In this guest post by my friends at Tenfold, you will learn about Data Lakes and how you can use them. Dig in!
WordPress is one of the foundations upon which the Internet is built. If you're not already using WordPress, you're probably thinking about it. Start here with this guest post about the tools in WordPress Admin written by James Gorski.
If there is a common theme this week, it's that trust in digital platforms is eroding. Paranoia is growing as the general population realizes just how well technology knows, and can monitor, us. Here are 5 stories this week around this common theme. Read now!
Facebook gets spanked by Congress, developers have found a way to capture your inner monologue, servers are going to need to get a lot more efficient to reach the technological paradise, and millenial speak is now official - goodby grammar and spelling! All that and more in this week's REFRE5# Digital News.