Hyundai Invests in Deep Learning Computer Vision Startup allegro.ai

SEOUL, KOREA and TEL AVIV, ISRAEL, November 5, 2018 – Hyundai CRADLE, Hyundai Motor Company’s corporate venturing and open innovation business announced today its strategic investment in allegro.ai, a leading technology company specializing in deep learning (DL) – based computer vision. This partnership with allegro.ai will allow … Continue reading

From Products To Services: The Online Economy Moves To Subscriptions, By: First National Bank of Omaha Senior Vice President of Treasury Services Russ Oatman

As consumers increasingly seek personalization and flexibility in their online purchasing activity, the subscription economy—in which consumers subscribe to services rather than making a single purchase—is booming. A recent report by McKinsey & Companymaintains that the subscription e-commerce market has … Continue reading

Hidden Privacy Dangers, by Greg Sparrow. Greg is the Vice President & General Manager at CompliancePoint.

Big data is one of the most popular terms used by businesses and consumers alike. Individuals have begun to understand exactly how their personal data is being used, but many still don’t understand the hidden dangers in every day technology. … Continue reading

The Mobile POS Trend – by Jenny Ouyang, Head of Marketing Communications at ID TECH Products

A new trend in electronic sales is the concept of Mobile Point of Sale (or mPOS). mPOS is defined as “a smartphone, tablet or dedicated wireless device that performs the functions of a cash register or electronic point of sale … Continue reading

NCR Steps Into Payments, Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire JetPay

N, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Allentown, Pa.-based JetPay (NASDAQ: JTPY), a provider of end-to-end payment processing and Human Capital Management solutions. “This combination dramatically accelerates our capabilities across these initiatives. NCR’s global footprint, brand recognition and … Continue reading

Tech Firms, Food Retailers, and NGOs Collaborate to apply Blockchain to global food supply chains, says GlobalData

From coffee and fish to wine and olive oil, blockchain, a digital ledger technology, is being applied to global food supply chains in ways that promise to benefit producers, distributors, retailers and consumers, says GlobalData a leading data and analytics company. Cross-industry … Continue reading

Payment Relationship Management (PRM) Enables Financial Institutions to Succeed in the New World of Real-Time Payments and Open Banking

Payment Relationship Management (PRM) Data Analytics and Professional Services Provides Strategic Insight into Optimizing Electronic Payments by Building a Holistic View of Customer Payments and Developing an Actionable Roadmap for Financial Institutions to Move to Next Wave of Real-Time Payments BOSTON, October 18, … Continue reading

Apptizer Introduces ORDER. EAT. PAY. Table Ordering Solution

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 17, 2018 (Business Wire) – Apptizer Inc., the Silicon Valley-based provider of order-ahead storefront technology for self-service mobile and kiosk implementations, today introduced its ORDER. EAT. PAY. table ordering solution for small and midsize restaurants. ORDER. … Continue reading

The Hard Lessons of IT Outsourcing, by Mark McGregor, SVP Strategy at Signavio

The challenge of business outsourcing may still seem a leap too far for many businesses. Yet, IT outsourcing continues to generate much interest among companies internationally. More specifically, many may simply leapfrog to business process outsourcing (BPO) or beyond. What … Continue reading