Three days of intense energy flowed from Lisbon during the Web Summit this week as the world’s tech leaders and budding entrepreneurs gathered to federate around one thing that we can call agree on: technology is taking over the world. Panels, presentations and pitches abounded across all industry verticals from automotive to government to sports … Continue reading Highlights and Takeaways from Web Summit 2018
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!