Categorie: IT Trends

The Universal Basic Income: a Working System in an Increasing Automated World?

Introduction The world is changing rapidly: tremendous technological advances and innovations have emerged in recent years. History has shown different technological eras, for example the Renaissance in the 14th century through the 16th century and the Industrial Revolution from approximately...

/ 11 september 2019

Artificial Intelligence as a Service

Introduction This article examines the possibilities and advantages of Artificial Intelligence as a Service (AIaaS). You are probably already familiar with the acronym aaS, which stands for “as a service”. Paste a random letter in front of it and you...

/ 7 mei 2019
fintech

FinTech: Fine technology for innovation in the financial services industry

FinTech, short for “Financial Technology”, is an innovative development in the financial services industry [1; 2]. Firms in the financial services industry are facing dramatic changes due to technological innovations, such as Personal Capital. FinTech is used as a new...

/ 29 maart 2019
Artificial Intelligence

The future workforce – work smarter in collaboration with machines

The future workforce – work smarter in collaboration with machines According to Gartner (2018), spending on Artificial Intelligence (AI) has reached $1.2 trillion in 2018, that’s 70% more compared to 2017. The same source forecasts that AI spending will be...

/ 20 maart 2019
analytics

Levels of Data Analytics

Levels of Data Analytics Introduction As with most technical terms, some ambiguity and incorrect usage can be expected. The words ‘analysis’ and ‘analytics’ are no exception. In many articles and news stories terms such as ‘analytics’, ‘descriptive’ and ‘predictive’ are...

/ 20 maart 2019
privacy

Individual vs Group Privacy

Individual vs. group privacy Floridi (2014) argues that most humans are not profiled as individuals but as a member of a specific group. Strangely, not all topics are covered within GDPR legislation and especially group privacy is absent. So, what...

/ 20 maart 2019