Opinion

The fourth industrial revolution: The rise of the humans

There’s a lot of talk about the ‘fourth industrial revolution’, building upon the third, which used electronics and IT to automate production. The fourth is characterised by technologies that are blurring the lines between the physical, digital and biological spheres.

Modern networks taking lessons from nature

What if the technology could mimic and learn from a resilient system? What if we could vaccinate the infrastructure against outages? We might still experience an initial outage, and the pain associated with it, but future outages would hardly be felt.

Why 5G will disappoint everyone

Wireless connections that are 20 times faster? What could be disappointing about that?

The ubiquity of AI/ML in business plans

Investors are seeing a very high proportion of business plans that leverage AI/ML – to the point where many do not point out that they use AI/ML; they simply refer to applications in slides towards the middle of the presentation.  Something that is representative of the ubiquity of AI/ML and a trend that we are excitedly embracing.

Why everyone is talking about everything talking

Suddenly, we’re looking at voice-first everything — including the voice-first workplace.

The AI fad that is fooling everyone

We all need technology to become simpler and smarter. It is an increasing percentage of financial spend and yet costly mistakes occur frequently.

How to transform app development with a low-code platform (LCP)

A low-code platform (LCP) can help businesses to build apps faster and in a cost-efficient manner. They can go digital at scale. Learn about this new, business-friendly technology.

Four industries Apple is set to disrupt

Though Apple tends to focus on the consumer aspects of its devices and software, the new iPhones and Apple Watch unveiled this week could shake up everything from healthcare to retail and even media.

Key challenges of developing a big data lake

Over three quarters of executives from around the world believe that they would like to incorporate AI into their business practices over the next three years; but now there is no reason to wait as technology is already transforming every aspect of the way an organization operates.

5 data storage trends disrupting the Indian market

The world’s total data volume is growing exponentially every minute, with sizeable data pouring in from banking, insurance and telecom giants, as also from healthcare and automobile sectors, with others following close.

Four API trends in a GDPR world

Here is an exploration of how the GDPR regulations have impacted APIs and how things may pan out in the near future.