IBM’s Biggest-Ever Blockchain Trade Finance Trial Could Go Global

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Two government agencies funded IBM's latest block chain implementation, the largest ever in terms of parties involved and arguably one of the more impressive in the sophistication of the offering. With support from both Dubai Customs and Dubai Trade, IBM has so far courted a telecommunications service provider, a letter of credit issuing bank, a responding bank, a freight company and...

Why IT teams need to lock down IoT endpoints

Security trends come and go, but one threat stubbornly persistent in the last months of 2016 has been DDoS botnets powered by devices infected with the Mirai malware. The latest outbreak has seen a new variant hijack the routers of Post Office, TalkTalk and Deutsche Telekom customers. These will eventually get patched, but the message is clear: consumer-grade IoT...

The analytics evolution: what’s next?

The landscape of analytics is evolving and to effectively leverage analytics to drive business value, the decision-oriented executive and budding analyst alike must be attuned to the latest developments. Here are three trends in analytics to watch in the coming year. 1. “Self-service” analytics: democratising learning for all The idea that analytics requires a highly-specialized skill set is fading – it...

My work only allows Internet Explorer, so I have to manually

Happy Sunday from Software Expand! In this week's edition of Feedback Loop, we talk about the future of Windows Phone, whether it makes sense to build media centers discuss the preferences for metal vs. plastic on smartphones. All that and more past the break the proof of concept. Just because you can do something, should you? Samsung thinks so. Its...

How Internet Providers Get Around War Zones

Happy Sunday from Software Expand! In this week's edition of Feedback Loop, we talk about the future of Windows Phone, whether it makes sense to build media centers discuss the preferences for metal vs. plastic on smartphones. All that and more past the break the proof of concept. Just because you can do something, should you? Samsung thinks so. Its...

Wind and solar power are even more expensive than is commonly thought

Happy Sunday from Software Expand! In this week's edition of Feedback Loop, we talk about the future of Windows Phone, whether it makes sense to build media centers discuss the preferences for metal vs. plastic on smartphones. All that and more past the break the proof of concept. Just because you can do something, should you? Samsung thinks so. Its...

Going Beyond Amazon: A New Model for Authors, Retailers, and Publishers

Happy Sunday from Software Expand! In this week's edition of Feedback Loop, we talk about the future of Windows Phone, whether it makes sense to build media centers discuss the preferences for metal vs. plastic on smartphones. All that and more past the break the proof of concept. Just because you can do something, should you? Samsung thinks so. Its...