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Churchill Club Top Tech Trends Debate 2019
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Tech trends that will change the world by 2025

John Riccio Monty Hamilton 10 Sep 2019 9 minutes

Which little-known technologies will change our lives in the next 5 years? At this year’s Top Tech Trends Debate four technologists put forward their bets on the innovation explosion to come.

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business drones 101
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How drone technology can help your business fly

Elaine Whyte Joanne Murray 21 Aug 2019 9 minutes

Is it a bird? A plane? It’s a drone of course, and it’s being applied in unique ways that save businesses time and resources, while improving the health and safety of workers. Digital Pulse explores the latest developments in drone technology.

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Will the modern CMO please stand up?
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Will the modern CMO please stand up?

Matthew Lieberman 13 Aug 2019 8 minutes

Chief marketing officers need to up their digital game if they’re going to drive company change. More than a support figure, the modern CMO will hold an integral position when it comes to business strategy and growth — if they embrace these three traits.

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Three AI governance considerations to unlock the potential of AI
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Three governance considerations to unlock the potential of AI

AI governance is about more than covering regulatory bases. The more organisations can address risks up front, the faster and bolder they can be in realising their AI ambitions.

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3D Printing 101
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Building up your business with 3D printing

Miguel Denosky-Smart Michael Holland 10 Jul 2019 8 minutes

Relegated to plastic trinkets and keychain baubles, 3D printing has been fun but frivolous. But things have been changing quickly and its use is proving transformational to business. Here’s what you need to know.

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4IR powering experience
Editorial

4IR: The revolution powering experience

Tom Puthiyamadam 26 Jun 2019 6 minutes

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is heralded as an age of technological innovation, but without the courage to embrace its power holistically, its potential is doomed to remain untapped.

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Ethical artificial intelligence
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Ethical AI: Tensions and trade-offs

Richard Kelly Massimo Pellegrino 11 Jun 2019 10 minutes

Creating and maintaining ethical artificial intelligence products is the cause du jour, but while the intentions are good, operationalising them is a lot harder. Companies must consider context and compromise as they expand their use of AI.

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Bionic companies
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Going bionic to build your business? Brilliant.

28 May 2019 8 minutes

What do Apple, Google, Amazon and unicorns have in common? They all make use of three new kinds of capital to realise their bionic business models. Here’s how to join them.

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AI for Earth
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Report: Artificial intelligence and the fate of planet Earth

Facing food and water shortages and rising greenhouse gas emissions, the planet is in dire need of innovative solutions to its urgent problems. A new report by PwC UK and Microsoft suggests it’s time to harness the power of AI.

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