An intelligent robot that works independently 21.5 hours a day is helping scientists at the University of Liverpool with their research. Using artificial intelligence (AI), a flexible arm and a customized gripper, it could speed up scientific discovery and give researchers more time to think creatively.
“As the number of connected devices and networks grows, 5G will bring both benefits and challenges in terms of network and data security. This will make it essential for healthcare organizations to evaluate risks and vulnerabilities around the availability of and access to patients’ health data.”
“88 percent of CEOs at companies with more than $1 billion in annual revenues say they are more involved in major investment decisions than they were before — 63 percent of whom qualify their involvement as “far more” than in previous years.”
via Chief Executive
“Having reminded many companies of the vulnerabilities of global supply chains, both the pandemic and the trade war between the U.S. and China could lead companies towards a more domestic approach to production and sourcing, which might result in a sustained reduction of global trade.
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“Most importantly at this critical juncture of a global pandemic, blockchain technology can provide researchers with a strong and reliable data platform in the form of a shared ledger establishing an autonomous and decentralized peer-to-peer network.”
“It takes the right combination of data science and technology expertise, business acumen and research prowess to make these projects successful. Asses how well people work together and learn how information teams can play a vital role in fostering more efficient teamwork.”
via Dow Jones
“Restructuring disrupts the entire organization. Workflows slow as employees adjust to shifts in reporting, management and goals. Changes disrupt communication and delay decision making. Despite these risks, business leaders often opt for organizational restructuring over more effective methods.”