When it comes to voice biometrics, The latest Star Wars movie, Rogue One, got me thinking about how long Hollywood has depicted humans having conversations with machines.
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From a moral and ethical perspective there are not many people reading this call to ditch traditional business that will disagree with it.
If you’re trying to grow your business organically you’ll need to make sales (and lots of them!) to become successful. If you’re a funded firm, you’re likely to need to make even more sales to keep the hungry VCs off your back and provide the return they crave! This will require a healthy dose of founder selling.
This may have passed you by, but 28 January marked Data Privacy Day. Set up in 2007 to raise awareness and promote privacy and data protection best practices, it has now gone global, being observed in more than 50 countries.
As Britain’s ecommerce market matures, many savvy retailers are looking internationally to drive sales and growth this year – and the US ecommerce market is on the radar.
It’s no secret that the first step in any career move is a Google search. Ensuring your job vacancies appear in the top search results, which requires an SEO strategy, is now a key component of your business and marketing plan. And if it isn’t, it should be.
Like most kids, I loved Star Wars and was enthralled by the adventures of the rebellion fighting against the evil empire. All I wanted to do when I grew up was become a Jedi like Luke Skywalker. Not much to ask, but then again I’ve always been ambitious – even as an eight year old. As I got older, a funny thing happened – a Jedi Knight I became thanks to the lessons from Star Wars movies!
Last year the tech press was obsessed with chatbots – artificial intelligence driven chat programs . It seemed to be all techies could talk about, but this year’s poised to introduce a new, more subtle shift to businesses around the world: chatops.
This article is part of a series discussing how companies can become customer-centric, with the final piece focussing on enabling a sustained customer-centric culture and reinforcing the right behaviour.
Jevgenijs Kazanins, CEO of TWINO, discusses how Trumponomics might affect the European peer-to-peer lending industry.
The recent case of two brothers who were convicted of trafficking people from Poland to work in the UK has highlighted the issue of ensuring a robust and transparent approach to addressing the issues that modern slavery presents.
For SMEs, there will be many 2017 business challenges and much uncertainty, but this also presents an array of opportunities across many sectors thanks to the more connected world and advances in technology.