Robo-Accountants Are an Accountant’s Best Friend

June 20, 2018

Since the inception of the profession, accountants have been “numbers crunchers” and “bean counters”—mathematically inclined individuals tasked to laboriously assemble a company’s financial data and calculate revenue and expenses toward closing the books each quarter. Now so-called robo-accountants are doing the hard work, freeing accountants from crunching the numbers to make sense of them for operational and financial decision-making purposes.

You Know SaaS, Now Get To Know RaaS

June 11, 2018

From drones that perform surveys for agriculture to mobile telepresence robots used for security, see why many robotics suppliers are expanding their businesses into robot-as-a-service (RaaS) business models.

How Blockchain Technology Is Upending These Five Industries

June 6, 2018

Blockchain has been referred to as the most important technological innovation since the internet. Delving beyond obvious use-cases (such as enabling cryptocurrency transactions and smart contracts), explore the unexpected and practical applications of blockchain in five major industries and see the impact it has on each one.

Can Blockchain Improve U.S. Elections?

May 30, 2018

In a first of its kind, West Virginia will become the first state to allow digital voting by blockchain. If this pilot is successful, could it be the key to solving current barriers to voting such as mobile-impaired seniors or workers who can’t take leave on election day? What impact would this have on future elections?

Explainable AI: Cracking Open Deep Learning’s Black Box

May 28, 2018

How does artificial intelligence actually work? What are the pitfalls of this technology that we need to know? Explore the complex nature of this ‘black box’ technology as we break down what artificial intelligence really means.

How Robots and AI Are Transforming the Food Industry

May 22, 2018

Did you know that robots have a role in every step of the food supply chain from agriculture to manufacturing to packaging and delivery? Read how emerging technologies like robotics and artificial intelligence are fueling the food industry.