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Technology: A look at the technologies we believe will define 2019

Key Takeaways

  • Artificial intelligence applications will continue to improve, with the ability to digest and analyze ever-increasing amounts of data to drive a better customer experience.
  • Companies will begin investing more heavily in the reduced latency, enhanced security and bandwidth savings of edge computing.
  • Blockchain and token economics diffuse into the early adopters.
  • Companies’ abilities to attract and retain diverse and skilled talent in these emergent technologies, including their physical space and location strategies.

Artificial intelligence and the data wars

The cat is out of the bag

Artificial intelligence (AI) applications are likely to have a profound impact on businesses, markets, and global economies in 2019 and beyond. At the micro level, machine learning and the vast (and growing) amounts of underlying data should continue to improve client experiences through predictive analytics and personalization.


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How Blockchain is Revolutionizing Investment

November 15, 2018

From the rise of the internet to smartphones, the last 30 years have seen transformative new technologies change how people work, socialize and consume goods and services. But while the global economy is still adjusting to the many changes wrought by technology, there are other critical disruptors waiting in the wings – especially blockchain, which is poised to change how we share data and transact with one another in the future.


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