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Digital Pulse: The data doctor is in
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The data doctor is in (and more qualified than you think)

23 Aug 2018 2 minutes

When it comes to health, the term ‘big data’ takes on an entirely new meaning. Not just big, healthcare information is massive in terms of its size and implication.

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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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Digital Pulse: Viva la health revolution! How blockchain and wearables will make us healthy
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Viva la health revolution! How blockchain and wearables will make us healthy

04 Jun 2018 6 minutes

Could society revolutionise the healthcare industry through wearables? The potential for addressing illness and extending quality of life is huge, but it needs technology like blockchain to make it secure.

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Digital Pulse: Can you hear me? How a hackathon helped create a sense of connectionDigital Pulse: Can you hear me? How a hackathon helped create a sense of connection
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Can you hear me? How a hackathon created a sense of connection

Brent Gimpel 30 May 2018 7 minutes

This year’s #Hack4Good proved that important societal problems can be solved even when under extreme time pressure. PwC’s Brent Gimpel participated and explains innovating through a hackathon.

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Infographic: Teleported sushi and other digital food innovations
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Infographic: Teleported sushi and other digital food innovations

24 May 2018 2 minutes

Organic food might seem like the last thing that could undergo a digital transformation, but everything from its delivery, consumption and creation is currently up for reinvention. Come and grab a byte!

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Digital Pulse: Three (more) industries being transformed by IoTDigital Pulse: Three (more) industries being transformed by IoT
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Three (more) industries being transformed by IoT

Nick Spooner 21 May 2018 9 minutes

As IoT continues to transform industries at an astonishing pace, PwC partner Nick Spooner looks at the opportunities and challenges facing the mining and resources, real estate and healthcare sectors.

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Intelligent Digital: Leading the way to the future of work

Ben Neal Sara Caplan 15 May 2018 9 minutes

How does business prepare for a future where technological advances have the power to change the work we do, and the way we do it? PwC’s Ben Neal and Sara Caplan argue it will take the right mix of human and machine, new styles of leadership and innovative people management. Is business up to the challenge?

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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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Solving real world problems with blockchain

Benjamin Crofts David Lam James Kosmatos 29 Jan 2018 5 minutes

Bitcoin steals the headlines, but blockchain, the technology underpinning it, is being applied to a vast array of industries and solving real world problems. What can it do for your business?

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