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A recent survey conducted by the Made Smarter North West pilot of small businesses operating in the region, found that too many were operating without a strategic plan when it came to digitalisation and investing in new technology. “Manufacturers recognise that digital tools and technology are essential to remain competitive, cut costs, increase growth, and …

Technology saved humanity in 2020. Many may argue against it, but any semblance of normal life in 2020 was enabled by connected technologies. Much of the connected experience may be dialed back as people resume normal life in a post-vaccine world. Despite the nostalgia of a pre-Covid world, expect technology to remain dominant in …

“You and I are not going to go to a trade show for the next five years, are we?” asked Sanjay Srivastava, chief digital officer, Genpact. It’s not just that large gatherings can aid the spread of the disease, but also because many are realizing that a lot of the offline events can happen digitally. …

Under its National Mission on Interdisciplinary Cyber-Physical Systems (NM-ICPS), the Department of Science and Technology (DST) has sanctioned Rs 7.25 crore to IIT Mandi to establish a Technology Innovation Hub (TIH) at the Institute. The major focus of the TIH in IIT Mandi will be on human-computer interaction (HCI) research, where projects will focus on …

By Keshav Murugesh Budget 2020 has stood out for its special focus on technology, talent and infrastructure. Specific wants of India Inc and businesses around incentivising innovation, skilling, entrepreneurship and ease of doing business have been directly addressed. The boost given to digital and emerging technologies as the pivot for adisruptive new economy is quite …

Oliver Letwin’s strange and somewhat alarming new book begins at midnight on Thursday 31 December 2037. In Swindon – stay with me! – a man called Aameen Patel is working the graveyard shift at Highways England’s traffic HQ when his computer screen goes blank, and the room is plunged into darkness. He tries to report …

The supply chain has carved out a critical role for itself as the healthcare industry shifts to a value-based model. In today’s evolving business environment, a data-rich supply chain contains the fuel that will help healthcare stakeholders tackle big industry challenges, including reducing variation through insights into which products work best for which patients. In …

What you see today will be the history in the future, say in next 100 to 200 years. But this will lead to immense up-gradation of human life through technology and product. You learn from the history how human made an attempt to build a better future. Technology and Product will replace the drudgery of …

The Post and Courier has reported recently on opposition to the installation of 5G towers for various reasons. These concerns miss the opportunity afforded by Smart Cities technologies and 5G to address many of the Charleston area’s most pressing problems. A Charleston City Council member wants the city’s regulations on 5G cell tower …

Google offers multiple versions of their Nest smart thermostat. The flagship model, The Google Nest 3rd-Gen ($235.99), has a sharp screen and sleek metal housing and uses a 10-wire system, which means it’ll work with just about any HVAC system. It’s a little pricier than most smart thermostats, but it’s easier to see from far …