Paywalls vs Advertising: Digital Media in Transition

Paywalls vs Advertising: Digital Media in Transition

“To remain successful in the saturated attention economy against huge competitors, inserting ad-supported aspects is an imperative for many digital providers. However, the old ways of ads – served, not sought; invasive, not useful; demanding, not intriguing – are no longer sufficient.”

via MiDiA

Upside Growth: The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Upside Growth: The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Productivity gains from new technology in one industry can lower production costs in others through input-output linkages, contributing to increased demand and employment across industries. Higher demand and more production in one industry raise demand for other industries.

via World Economic Forum

How Fintech is Reshaping Financial Services

How Fintech is Reshaping Financial Services

“Over the past several years, fintech firms have disrupted traditional banking paradigms. By combining modern technology with a laser focus on improving consumer experiences, large and small fintech firms have brought unprecedented changes to the banking industry.”

via Financial Brand

Remote Patient Monitoring Revenue will Reach $1.15 Billion

Remote Patient Monitoring Revenue will Reach $1.15B

AI technology is poised to become more visible across the healthcare process and clinical workflows. There will be significant opportunities in the virtual assistant space and other data-driven AI applications,” said Chandni Mathur, an analyst at Frost & Sullivan.

via Digital Lifescapes

How Blockchain and P2P Enables Sustainable Energy

How Blockchain and P2P Enables Sustainable Energy

“Initial results of this study are suggesting blockchain can facilitate the decentralized electricity markets that create more grid flexibility – as long as we have enough decentralized computational power to support the market.”

via World Economic Forum

Telecom Sector will Spend $11.2 Billion on AI by 2025

Telecom Sector will Spend $11.2 Billion on AI by 2025

Tractica forecasts that Communication Service Providers will spend $11.2 billion annually on AI-driven software solutions across eight use cases by 2025 — that’s up from $419 million in 2018.

via Tractica

Public Cloud Revenue will Reach $500 Billion in 2023

Public Cloud Revenue will Reach $500 Billion in 2023

Worldwide spending on public cloud services and infrastructure will more than double over the 2019-2023 forecast period, according to the latest market study by International Data Corporation (IDC).

via Digital Lifescapes