Topic: finance

Blockchain payment networks may soon dethrone SWIFT

Blockchain-based networks including Ripple, IBM Blockchain World Wire, Corda, Visa B2B Connect and Interbank Information Network (IIN) are disrupting the cross-border payments industry. 

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Aruba rolls out AI-powered mobility solutions

The new wireless access points support the latest Wi-Fi standard and are the first to be WFA certified for the new WPA3 and Enhanced Open security standards.

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WEQ 2018: Six women-led Bangalore startups make it to the top 10

The top 10 winners were selected from 266 applications received from across India. 

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Slack beefs up security with enterprise key management

Collaboration software vendor Slack has announced the rollout of Enterprise Key Management (EKM) to tighten up security and compliance for its enterprise customers.

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The 5 point formula for the success of Artificial intelligence

Thanks to fantastic breakthroughs and effective demonstrations of its successes, AI is not like other nascent technologies such as quantum computing or blockchain

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Did IBM overhype Watson Health's AI promise?

IBM's Watson Health division has been under fire for not delivering on its promise to use AI to enable smarter, more personalized medicine. But IBM officials maintain that hospitals are seeing benefits.

What lessons can Southeast Asia learn from China’s digital revolution?

As China continues to make digital waves, are there any lessons countries in Southeast Asia can learn from its successes?

Google Cloud launches AI Hub to simplify machine learning deployment

Google Cloud is launching two new tools to help customers design, launch and keep track of their machine learning algorithms.

Blockchain 2019: How crypto will convert cash, property into digital assets

While they're still nascent, new start-ups are launching that allow users to convert cash, property and digital assets into cryptocurrency that can be tracked and kept in a blockchain immutable record. But there are also some tall road blocks.

Top 10 data science master’s degree programs

Thinking about getting your master’s degree in data science? Here are ten of the top schools with data science degrees worth pursuing.

Microsoft is building an army of AI partners for AI in New Zealand

Microsoft has rolled out an educational campaign designed to up-skill partners as artificial intelligence adoption increases across New Zealand.

Global spending on RPA software to reach USD 680 mn in 2018: Gartner

The biggest adopters of RPA today include banks, insurance companies, utilities and telecommunications companies