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Video: Why financial services institutions should look to China

Julie Coates Monty Hamilton 09 Aug 2018 2 minutes

It’s no secret that the financial industry is facing disruption and pressure from many angles. But that doesn’t mean they can’t or shouldn’t reinvent themselves, and look to what’s happening in places like China to anticipate the future.

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1,2,3… Here comes the 4th Industrial Revolution

Gulandam Khan Dean Isreb 07 Aug 2018 8 minutes

The fourth industrial revolution is ramping up. But what is it, and how does it relate to the three that came before it? We take a look at Industry 4.0 and its predecessors to help business navigate the digital future.

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Six things technology companies need to know, 2018-2019

06 Aug 2018 6 minutes

Unicorns are frolicking and the tech giants are happily growing fatter across both sides of the Pacific, but are the risks of technology casting a foreboding shadow in the background? As the tech industry struggles with its own pace, here are six things it can do to remain ahead of the game.

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Digital Pulse: Lessons from the genealogy giants
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Genealogy giants: Lessons from the quiet digital disruptors

Amy Gibbs 30 Jul 2018 10 minutes

Genealogy is an unlikely hero when it comes to who does digital transformation well. Yet with its mass digitisation projects, petabytes of data, smart use of emergent tech and pivots into consumer DNA testing, it has a green thumb when it comes to setting down digital roots.

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Infographic: Learning on the education blockchain

Berry Driessen David Paroissien 26 Jul 2018 3 minutes

As the education industry addresses questions about its place in today’s society, blockchain could provide a way to overcome traditional bias and embrace the future.

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Digital Pulse Future perfect smart cities
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Future perfect: How Thailand, Melbourne and Singapore are creating the cities of tomorrow

Shaun Ryan 24 Jul 2018 7 minutes

More than just technology, smart cities need intelligent strategy, led by governments, with a focus on outcomes that allow their citizens to thrive. Here are three examples of how embracing innovation and imagination can pave the way to the future.

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Infographic: 5G - the next generation of awesome
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Infographic: 5G – the next generation of awesome

Matthew Benwell Mohammad Chowdhury 12 Jul 2018 4 minutes

5G promises data transfers a hundred times faster than 4G and lets us customise the network to the individual needs of thousands of customers. It’s hard to comprehend how big a deal that is, but trust us, this is a game changer for society and business.

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Opening up to new ways of banking

Kate Bennett Eriksson 03 Jul 2018 9 minutes

Banks are facing upheaval in the way they compete with the introduction of Open Banking. Rather than a catastrophe, it’s an opportunity for financial institutions to embrace new products, services and business.

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Digital Pulse: How asteroid prospecting can advance Space 2.0
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How asteroid prospecting could advance Space 2.0

Dan Hodgson 14 Jun 2018 7 minutes

For space exploration to truly advance the human race, the mining of celestial bodies must unlock the limitless resources beyond Earth. With its satellite and research capabilities, Australia is in a strong position to help push the industry forward.

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