Over the past few years the talk of how automation can change industrial operations has become more prevalent. Indeed, the headline-seekers out there might ask: will robots end up taking our jobs and what will happen to the human workforce?Â
Can one enjoy all the thrills of an exhibition at any place and any time? Just type âGreat and Good Friendsâ in the search panel of the Google Arts & Culture page and an exhibition of artefacts will pop up promptly on your computer or digital screen.
If you search for the phrase âdigital transformationâ on Google, it churns up 209 million results in just about half a second. This highlights how it has become a dominant theme and a buzzword across industries. However, buzzwords also carry an inherent risk â of people latching on to them without fully grasping the details, just because everyone around them seems to be doing so.Â
Facebook could face a hefty compensation bill in Australia after a leading litigation funder lodged a complaint with the country's privacy regulator over users' personal data shared with a British political consultancy.
As Asia Pacific CIOs shift from delivery agents to change makers, they are leading the way in disruptive technology adoption with exciting investments in artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things, blockchain and more, according to Gartner'sÂ 2018 CIO Agenda Survey.
Mobile payment in China is still growing, especially in rural areas, said Zhu Hong Jun, director of PR Ant Financial Service Group, which operates Alipay, Chinaâs most popular online payment platform.Â
Builk, Asiaâs first free online web-based application that aims to digitise the construction industry, has received funding support from AddVentures by SCG to enhance the construction supply chain in Thailand and Asean.