Digital technology must empower workers, not alienate them – Recode


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Digital technology must empower workers, not alienate them
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There are two areas that are relevant here. The first is around basic digital skills training. An office admin, for example, now needs to use online programs to run budgets, scheduling, accounting and more. While digital technology should be empowering

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How Technology Is (and Isn’t) Changing Our Reading Habits – New York Times


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How Technology Is (and Isn't) Changing Our Reading Habits
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How do New York Times journalists use technology in their jobs and in their personal lives? Alexandra Alter, who covers the books industry for The Times, discussed the tech she's using. Given that you write about the books industry, how do you prefer

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AIS Honors 13 Leading Women in Tech and Names 10 Winners of Its 2018 Technology Awards – Variety


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AIS Honors 13 Leading Women in Tech and Names 10 Winners of Its 2018 Technology Awards
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In a validation of the goals of #MeToo and #TimesUp, and with rhetoric demonstrating how far those movements still have to go, the 13 women who won the Advanced Imaging Society's Distinguished Leadership Award made impassioned pleas for the inclusion

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5 Technology Trends That Will Make Or Break Many Careers In 2018 – Forbes


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5 Technology Trends That Will Make Or Break Many Careers In 2018
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Technology is bringing about seismic changes to just about every aspect of our modern lives. In 2018 we will see self-driving cars, artificially intelligent doctors and deliveries carried out by drones. Contrary to what many seem to think, you don't

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Blockchain and the Rise of Transaction Technology – Coindesk


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Blockchain and the Rise of Transaction Technology
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I believe they all can be described as transaction technologies that enable the secure transfer of value online – be it monetary or non-monetary value. Alternative financial technology, the use of modern computing, and also, technology as a means for

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Shouldn’t companies use new technology in US instead of outsourcing? – New York Post


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Shouldn't companies use new technology in US instead of outsourcing?
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Dear John: With the growth of robotics and artificial intelligence decreasing the need for human workers, I wonder if any of these companies will be smart enough to use some of their now-overseas billions to create a US-based technology manufacturing

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IBM may be prepping for massive changes at Global Technology … – TechCrunch


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IBM may be prepping for massive changes at Global Technology …
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IBM has been a company adrift for the last several years with 22 straight quarters of declining revenue. Against that backdrop, The Register published an..

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Retail In 2018 Will Be About Technology For Technology’s Sake – Forbes

Retail In 2018 Will Be About Technology For Technology's Sake
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I also think most people would agree that the source of that disruption is based primarily in technology. We've seen it on the customer side, with the rise of online shopping and then mobile. But not the source of disruption is less from consumer

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How the technology behind bitcoin could change your life, even if you never buy a single coin – Washington Post


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How the technology behind bitcoin could change your life, even if you never buy a single coin
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LAS VEGAS — One of the many buzzwords at this week's CES technology show is "blockchain" — the technology underpinning the bitcoin craze. While bitcoin is the flash of the moment, there's growing excitement about how this concept can move beyond

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The Technology That Will Give Your Home A New Look – Forbes

The Technology That Will Give Your Home A New Look
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The problem with implementing smart home technology lies in the cost. At first glance, individual components may seem relatively inexpensive. The Amazon Echo, for example, currently retails for $ 179.99. The price tag increases, however, when homeowners

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