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Banking with Blockchain will Increase Money Transfers

Banking with Blockchain Increases Money Transfers

Global remittances totaled $613 billion in 2017, marking a 7% increase from $573 billion in 2016. Factors such as stricter immigration policies have possibly resulted in an increase in the number of remittance payments this year, and the 2018 figures are expected to rise accordingly.

via World Economic Forum

Digital Native Enterprises Gain Traction in Asia-Pacific

Digital Native Enterprises Gain Traction in Asia-Pacific

Digitally determined organizations demonstrate the ability to vision, plan, and operationalize their digital transformation (DX) through ambition, grit, discipline and commitment. Ultimately, all digital determined organizations aspire to become ‘digital native enterprises’.

via Digital Lifescapes

In-Store Retail Technology Innovation Gains Momentum

In-Store Retail Technology Innovation Gains Momentum

According to the latest worldwide market study by Juniper Research, retail spending at new frictionless payment stores — such as Amazon Go — will increase from an estimated $253 million in 2018 to over $45 billion by 2023.

via Digital Lifescapes

How the Rise of ‘Bad Bots’ Disrupt Advertising

How the Rise of 'Bad Bots' Disrupt Advertising

Every online customer touchpoint – including websites, mobile apps, and APIs – is being attacked by bots. What are these bad bots doing? Interrupting good customer traffic, committing fraud, and stealing information – just advertising fraud alone is set to exceed $3.3 billion in 2018.

via Forrester

How Digital Commerce Will Transform Global Retail

How Digital Commerce Will Transform Global Retail

Consumers are increasingly turning to online and mobile channels to make retail purchases that they traditionally would have made in-store in prior years — thanks to new online purchasing experiences like click-and-collect and mobile order-ahead.

via Digital Lifescapes

Six Consumer Technologies Driving Record Revenue

6 Consumer Technologies Driving Record Revenue

The Consumer Technology Association records factory sales to dealers of over 300 consumer tech products, software and services in the United States. It predicts that revenue from U.S. tech industry retail sales will reach a record $377 billion in 2018 — that’s a 6% increase over 2017.

via World Economic Forum

Why CISOs Need Cybersecurity and Business Goals

Why CISOs Need Cybersecurity and Business Goals

49 percent of Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) believe that their organizations should add cybersecurity goals and metrics for business managers. ESG concurs but says that CISOs should also have business goals.

via ESG