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Blockchain identity management
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Can you prove who you are? Blockchain can

Scott Likens 30 Jul 2019 6 minutes

Blockchain technology in identity management builds trust by giving employers certainty around who they’re hiring and contracting, while putting individuals in the driver’s seat of managing their own identities.

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Artificial intelligence in healthcare
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The computer will see you now: Six examples of AI in healthcare

Emily Prior Emma McKeown 12 Mar 2019 7 minutes

Artificial intelligence has limitless potential to disrupt the healthcare industry. Discover how some organisations are adopting AI to reshape the way they provide care.

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Report: A prescription for blockchain and healthcare - reinvent or be reinvented
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Report: A prescription for blockchain and healthcare – reinvent or be reinvented

Carlos Moreira Michael Farley 31 Oct 2018 7 minutes

Healthcare is rife with complexity, data and manual processing, but those hindrances also make it a great case for blockchain efficiency. It’s time for healthcare to realise the benefits of blockchain, or face the bitter pill of outside

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Digital Pulse: Five tech trends set to disrupt the next five years
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Five tech trends set to disrupt the next five years

Monty Hamilton 18 Sep 2018 9 minutes

Which technology do you think will have the most impact in the next three to five years? A panel of experts weighs in on emerging tech trends and the results may surprise you.

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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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