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Using big data to improve customer experience and financial results

December 5, 2017

Via: Info World

Technology provides businesses across all industries with tools and capabilities that optimize operations in order to maximize revenue and minimize waste. Many industries now have access to up-to-date information on customer experience, product acceptance, and financial transactions. Organizations no longer […]


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The Battle for the Future of Bitcoin

September 7, 2017

Via: Database Trends and Applications

The emergence of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology may prove to be almost as significant an innovation as the internet itself. Blockchain offers a mechanism for the mediation of any transactions that previously would have required trusted third parties, while cryptocurrencies […]


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Even more tax breaks for your college education expenses

September 6, 2017

Via: Market Watch

Take advantage of your company’s educational assistance programSome lucky folks work at companies with educational assistance programs that will give each eligible employee up to $5,250 in annual tax-free reimbursements. These plans are sometimes called Section 127 plans (named after […]


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This popular social network ranks as the worst for young people’s mental health

May 22, 2017

Via: Market Watch

Being constantly bombarded by other people’s supposedly successful and happy lives may not be good for your mental health. Instagram, an app that people use to share photos of their lives as seen through a series of flattering filters, was […]


Application areas, Finance

Digital Fuel Releases Updates to Cost Model and Data Quality Management

April 13, 2017

Via: Dataversity

Digital Fuel today announced updates to its Financial Intelligence product with exciting new data quality management features for IT Finance. Financial Intelligence adds more features to enable IT Finance to quickly identify and fix data quality issues. The new and […]


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Financial sector faces era of cyber mega heists

March 29, 2017

Via: ComputerWeekly

Banks and other institutions are facing an era of mega cyber heists, according to the lastest findings by threat researchers in the financial sector. Elite cyber criminal groups are investing heavily in penetrating high-value payment platforms, high-value corporate and banking […]


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5 ways to find free financial advice

March 29, 2017

Via: Market Watch

Who doesn’t want expert guidance on how to best manage their money? One of the biggest barriers to hiring a financial planner is the cost, but there are a handful of ways to get advice for free. From occasional events […]


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IBM financials squeezed but cloud, mobile, security and analytics show growth

December 20, 2016

Via: ComputerWeekly

IBM has reported first-quarter (Q1) revenue of $18.7bn, down 5% compared to 2015 – its 16th consecutive quarter of revenue decline. On a more positive note, the company stated its cloud revenuegrew 34% during Q1 2016 to $5.4bn, while sales […]


Application areas, Finance

A quarter of financial sector data breaches linked to lost or stolen devices

December 12, 2016

Via: ComputerWeekly

Stolen and lost devices are the biggest causes of data leaks in the financial sector, which experienced twice as many leaks in 2015 than the year before, a report reveals. The largest banks in the US have all suffered leaks […]


Application areas, Finance

RAGE AI Processes Untagged Data in XBRL Documents

September 15, 2016

Via: Dataversity

RAGE Frameworks, a provider of AI for the Enterprise, today announced the availability of new features and capabilities for its LiveSpread™ Intelligent Machine, a contextual, traceable machine learning solution for the automated ingestion and processing of financial statements and other […]