Blockchain and quantum computing are at the forefront of disruptive technologies which will impact the fintech industry in 2018 and 2019. That’s according to a report from Juniper Research titled, Top 10 Disruptive Technologies in Fintech: 2018, which found a wealth of positive changes stemming from emerging technologies in the

Apple appears to be bracing itself for a turf-war with the ad-tech community, stepping in to protect its users from Facebook’s increasingly nefarious privacy practices via an upgrade to its Safari browser across mobile and desktop. At this week’s annual WWDC conference, Apple’s SVP of software, Craig Federighi announced that

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Three-quarters (75 per cent) of European consumers are concerned about the extent of personal information companies might have access to, and less than half (42 per cent) trust that companies will use their personal information correctly.  That’s according to new research commission by Marketo. The survey, which was conducted ahead

Privacy activists have wasted no time testing Europe’s new data rules, filing lawsuits against the Google and Facebook on Day One of GDPR enforcement. The complaints are spearheaded by Austrian lawyer Max Schrems, who has a history of legal action against Facebook, including a successful lawsuit that challenged Facebook’s ability

Okta CEO Todd McKinnon

As companies, businesses, governments and consumers grapple with the challenges of security and identity management, the world is swiftly moving towards global standards for data protection and regulation, epitomised by the EU’s General Data Protection Regulations (or GDPR for short) which comes into effect today, effecting its 28 member states,

Today, data is the firm. It fuels digital transformation, and it does so at a time when the rate of change is dramatic. Companies that stand still risk being overwhelmed, however for those that act there are great opportunities for renewal and new success. By taking a more commercial approach

Smart Toys will represent an $18 billion hardware and software market by 2023, up from an estimated $6 billion in 2018, according to a new report from Juniper Research. This increase will primarily be driven by the growing popularity of smartphone connected toys and related in-app purchases, which are projected

It is still unclear how big of an impact the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will have on the Australian public sector. Just weeks away from enforcement, confusion remains around the reach of GDPR and the obligations of public sector agencies. Provisions in the regulation suggest some areas of the

The investment in marketing technology is becoming so significant that no individual region will be able to afford to go it alone and build everything they want. Instead they’ll need to share the cost with their international colleagues. That’s the view of Stephen Yeo, Panasonic Business Marketing Director, who has

SuiteWorld Mark Hurd and Jim McGeever

The shift to the cloud as an “irresistible force” and that will accelerate over the next decade. That’s the view of Oracle CEO Mark Hurd. “Over the next decade the bulk of workloads that are in companies today are going to be in the cloud,” Hurd said during a Q&A