How Quantum Superpositions Enhance AI Machine Learning

How Quantum Superpositions Enhance AI Machine Learning

“Right now, artificial intelligence learns by analyzing example after example and looking for patterns. The scientists behind this research argue that their quantum superpositions could vastly improve the process.”

via World Economic Forum

Open Digital Innovation: Seizing Policy Opportunities

Open Digital Innovation: Seizing Policy Opportunities

To an ever-increasing extent, open innovation is digital. Most innovations today are new products, processes or business models at least partly enabled by digital technologies or embodied in data and software.

via OECD

Data Protection and the Future of Financial Services

Data Protection and the Future of Financial Services

“92 percent of those surveyed agreed that companies must be proactive about data protection. The good news for banks: most consumers (42%) trust them more than any other industry, apart from hospitals.”

via World Economic Forum

B2B Virtual Cards will Expand Global Online Payments

B2B Virtual Cards will Expand Global Online Payments

According to Juniper Research, the annual value of virtual cards (e.g. temporary card numbers only available for a single transaction or limited time) used by businesses will grow by 90 percent over the next four years — exceeding $1 trillion by 2022.

via Digital Lifescapes

Digital Economy Reached 6.9 Percent of U.S. GDP

Digital Economy Reached 6.9 Percent of U.S. GDP

The American digital economy accounted for 6.9 percent of the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP), or $1.35 trillion, in 2017, according to a new batch of statistics. The digital economy also supported 5.1 million jobs in 2017.

via Bureau of Economic Analysis

Facial Recognition: 16 Industries Ready for Transformation

Facial Recognition: 16 Industries Ready for Transformation

From screening patients for clinical trials to assessing the emotional state of drivers, CB Insights outlines how facial recognition technology is shaping the future of commerce.

via CB Insights

IT Security Solutions Spending will Reach $133.8 Billion

IT Security Solutions Spending will Reach $133.8 Billion

Three industries will spend the most on security solutions in 2019 — banking, discrete manufacturing, and federal or central government — will invest more than $30 billion combined. Three other industries (process manufacturing, professional services, and telecommunications) will each see spending greater than $6 billion this year.

via Digital Lifescapes