Samsung buys a seat at the IOT table Obviously not content to put a smartphone into the pocket of everyone on Earth, Samsung is now casting its net wider and looking to extend into every device you might conceivably imagine. The company bought US Internet of Things startup SmartThings over

Startup seeks to socialise the solitary art of writing Amazon up-ended the economics of book publishing and — sadly for authors — the economics of writing also. A local startup plans to recast the creative process, from a solitary endeavour into a social one — and this time the authors

Using digital to draw customers back into the physical realm “Does it always have to be digital?” That’s a question that comes up a lot in marketing, according to Michaela Brockstedt, President of Brandsavvy.buzz and a former VP of Marketing at Westfield in the US — where she lead the

Digital will transform the Chinese economy says McKinsey. But success is not guaranteed China’s unusual suitability as a digital commerce incubator is profiled in a new report from McKinsey that focuses on the productivity benefits. McKinsey’s angle is important, because it highlights the State rationale: accelerated productivity aligns with a rising

Digital will transform the Chinese economy says McKinsey. But success is not guaranteed China’s unusual suitability as a digital commerce incubator is profiled in a new report from McKinsey that focuses on the productivity benefits. McKinsey’s angle is important, because it highlights the State rationale: accelerated productivity aligns with a rising

It’s the global market more than digital to which companies must adjust Getting in shape for a digital world is only partly about consumers. It’s also about producers. At both ends, a coadjuvancy of digital technology and globalising trade often goes unnoticed in the headline-grabbing achievements of the Googles and

Wealth management confronts digital disruption as the rich demand progress The world’s millionaires (and billionaires) have spoken. The wealth management industry that their extraordinary treasure trove sustains needs to lift its game and digitally transform its service offerings. A growing majority of  high network individuals (HNWI) will consider ditching their

Wealth management confronts digital disruption as the rich demand progress The world’s millionaires (and billionaires) have spoken. The wealth management industry that their extraordinary treasure trove sustains needs to lift its game and digitally transform its service offerings. A growing majority of  high network individuals (HNWI) will consider ditching their