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14 Apr, 2017

News round-up: Bankruptcies in Retail, Digital Apps in Healthcare, Digital Marketing spend tops the charts and more


Here it is folks! The weekly round-up is here. Instead of chocolate for Easter, here’s a little data joke that the digital transformers out there will appreciate from the folks over at Dilbert. RETAIL Rue21, Gymboree and Claire’s Another set of bankruptcies is plaguing the retail news this week....

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13 Apr, 2017

What Technology is Disrupting Healthcare?


A week after the inaugural Digital Healthcare Transformation Assembly, the conversations about the technology disrupting healthcare are still ongoing. In light of this, we thought we take a look at the technology out there. Ride-Sharing Uber and Lyft are among the apps that have successfully leveraged the sharing economy...

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12 Apr, 2017

Forget 3D! Retail Giant Adidas Announces 4D Shoe.


Over the weekend, Adidas announced the launch of its new 4D FutureScape shoe. Using Digital Light Synthesis technology, the retail brand has taken a firm step into the future. “With Digital Light Synthesis, we venture beyond limitations of the past, unlocking a new era in design and manufacturing. One...

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11 Apr, 2017

Why Collaboration Landed on the Shoulders of IT


Collaboration is a vital ingredient in the cooking up of digital transformation. This necessity has fallen on the shoulders of IT departments. Why? Simply because effective collaboration is heavily linked with technology these days. Businesses are increasingly looking to the CIO and the IT department to source technology to...

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10 Apr, 2017

Blockchain: is it really the next big thing?


What is Blockchain? Blockchain is essentially a digital ledger to record digital transactions. Invented by a group going by the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto, the ledger was originally created to record bitcoin transactions. Since its inception, many in the tech community predict its use in other areas. “The blockchain is an...

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07 Apr, 2017

News round-up: Marketing and Retail Layoffs and Bankruptcies; Strong Investment in Digital Health and more.

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Here’s is your weekly round-up of the latest digital transformation news. RETAIL PAYLESS Payless closes 400 stores, as it officially files for bankruptcy. UNDER ARMOUR Under Armour announces cutbacks in the staffing of its connected fitness unit, laying off about two dozen employees. The unit is responsible for the brand’s...

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06 Apr, 2017

Is an IT Skills Gap Hindering Your Digital Transformation?

 -IT Skills gap

The road to digital transformation can be littered with potholes, speed bumps, and other obstacles that can slow progress. One such obstacle that has impacted many companies transformation efforts is a skills gap. According to Forbes Insight, Digital transformation is at the top of the strategic agenda for enterprises...

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06 Apr, 2017

Digital Transformation is now an imperative

 -Strategic Guide Digital Transformation

Digital Transformation is now an imperative. With the consumer being more informed than ever and using digital tools not only to communicate but to seek answers, companies are being forced to adapt. To stay ahead of their competition, companies are battling to be the first to digital transform. Every...

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05 Apr, 2017

Time for healthcare to delight the customer. Highlights from Digital Healthcare Transformation Assembly


The inaugural edition of Digital Healthcare Transformation Assembly 2017 was a huge success! Here is a rundown of what happened over the past 2 days. #CDHOAssembly #digitalhealth Thanks to all those who attended, especially those who shared.

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05 Apr, 2017

Retail Finds its Funny Bone this April Fool’s Day 2017

 -April Fool's Day 2017

April 1st, 2017 was no letdown. Marketers from all walks of life put their best foot forward to deliver some April Fool frivolity to their customers. Leading the pack were many retail companies. Here is a snapshot of some of the best: Amazon’s “Petlexa” Famed for being ahead of...

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