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Coming face to face with a digital government

Gulandam Khan Dean Isreb 14 May 2018 9 minutes

Governments are under pressure to ‘do digital’ but often, innovation stops short of realising the true benefit of technological implementation – adding capacity to do more for people that need it.

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A failing grade: The higher education experience deficit

Berry Driessen David Paroissien 08 May 2018 10 minutes

Good customer experience leads to increased loyalty, consumers who will pay more and positive shared stories. It’s time that higher education started thinking of their students as customers to reap the benefits.

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Infographic: Smart cities in space
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Infographic: Smart cities in space

19 Apr 2018 3 minutes

In the ongoing quest to make real all the sci-fi predictions of the early 20th century, space exploration, and the colonisation of Mars seems to be the next big thing making the jump from the comic book pages to reality.

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Change is upon us: SXSW Interactive Festival 2018

Monty Hamilton 26 Mar 2018 9 minutes

This year’s SXSW didn’t disappoint, with the likes of Elon Musk and whurley discussing some of the pressing issues for technology and humanity alike. PwC’s Monty Hamilton wraps up his five takeaways from the annual festival.

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Report: The smarter phone

Matthew Benwell 20 Mar 2018 9 minutes

Over the last few years smartphones have become increasingly dumb when it comes to their ability to change our lives. Advances in AI and 5G are about to put an end to all that, and industry must adapt quickly.

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Report: Harnessing the 4th industrial revolution for sustainable emerging cities

Joseph Carrozzi 19 Mar 2018 8 minutes

Poverty, disease, inequality and environmental damage are some of the results of a poorly planned city. Emerging technology could be the answer to providing a sustainable future.

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Infographic: Are smart cities really smart?

08 Mar 2018 2 minutes

Can existing cities ever be smart or will they just be meccas for tech giants selling digital trinkets? We examine what it means for a city to be smart beyond a layer of technology.

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The sustainability revolution: Harnessing AI for the Earth

26 Feb 2018 9 minutes

It will take a joint effort to enable, but AI promises wonderful things to protect the Earth on which we live. Here are just some of the ways in which AI is being used to tackle big environmental challenges.

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Why digital health is worth the risk

Richard Royle 22 Feb 2018 9 minutes

The health industry has to a large extent been driven by fear of disastrous digitisation efforts in health. But innovations in the industry are moving quickly, and governments can play a vital role in their successful implementation, PwC’s Richard Royle says.

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