For the savvy digital wallet provider, the fintech revolution in online payments and person-to-person remittance has enabled several new players to achieve a growing presence across the global financial services and retail ecosystems.
“IDC thinks that a digital platform is essential to execute the innovation strategy. Such platforms have the fundamental role of integrating a company’s IT and business departments around a set of shared key capabilities that include an intelligent core that can continuously analyze data from internal and external environments.”
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.
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The global predictive analytics market will expand at a 17.80 percent CAGR over the forecast period to 2019. The market is estimated to reach $6.54 billion by 2019. In terms of applications, the segment of finance and risk management is expected to generate high demand in the global predictive analytics market.
Non-industrial robots represented 70% of the $39.3 billion robotics market globally. Most of this growth is being driven by new and expanding use cases in segments like agriculture, autonomous vehicles, consumer drones, warehousing, logistics, military and personal assistant robots.
IDC robotics analysts worldwide worked collaboratively on the identification of the top 10 robotics predictions, bringing together the collective knowledge of their regions, industry verticals, and data points of how technology is being deployed across all industries as well as consumers.
With retailers gearing up for Black Friday and Cyber Monday, IBM’s 2018 Holiday Retail Forecast (NYSE: IBM) indicates this shopping season could be a win in many segments, with a 4.83 percent year-over-year growth seen across the industry this year.
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