A Game-Changing Year for UI and UX

In the past 12 months we have seen major changes in digital engagement. That the pandemic triggered a wave of digital adoption is clear, but what was less easy to predict is just how far that digitization would continue. In our connected society, we are still working through the profound shifts that started post-COVID — … Read more

What Fortnite and World of Warcraft Can Teach Us About the Metaverse

“Over the coming decades, the metaverse has the potential to become a multi-trillion-dollar part of the world economy,” Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney recently said. We’ve all read a dozen similar statements on the massive future of the metaverse, but Sweeney has more insight than most. Epic is the gaming company behind the Unreal Engine, … Read more

Virtual Reality Transforms the Workplace

You’ve no doubt heard about the metaverse, a virtual reality (VR) world in which users interact with each other and experience activities and places just as they would in the real world, only faster, better, and more expediently. By utilizing applications, such as 3D data visualization and manipulation, virtual meetings and conferences, employee training, and … Read more

The Next Frontier in Healthcare?

The healthcare technology industry is constantly evolving due to new innovations in the medical space. From MRI scans and X-rays to robotic surgeries and virtual reality, the healthcare sector is seeing massive digital transformation. As per a study, the US healthcare spending is estimated to touch $8.3 trillion by 2040 from $4 trillion in 2020 … Read more

How to Get Your Organization Ready

Just four years from now 25% of people will spend at least one hour a day in the “metaverse” whether it’s for shopping, education, work, entertainment, or socializing, according to a new prediction from Gartner. Just what the metaverse will look like in 2026 remains uncertain, but companies including Meta (Facebook), Microsoft, Nvidia, and Decentraland … Read more

A CIO’s Introduction to the Metaverse

“Metaverse” is coming. are you ready? Microsoft, Nvidia, and Facebook have announced important apps to give companies a door into the metaverse. Many startups are also building this type of technology. But what is the metaverse anyway? Is it something CIOs need to have on their radar? What are the use cases for businesses? What … Read more

The Human Side of Innovation

Many people go to CES this year with a different mindset. Global events have completely changed people’s priorities and made them question everything more deeply – from brand purpose to sustainability. There is also a growing sense of personal efficacy that people want to live their whole lives two years into the pandemic, which affects … Read more

A CIO Primer on Key Emerging Technologies

IT leaders in organizations often overlap two disciplines. There is technology on one side and there is business on the other. You are in a role where you need to understand the advantages and capabilities of some of the latest technologies and emerging technology trends. But at the same time, you don’t have to know … Read more

Supply Chain, Ethical AI, Data Pros in High Demand

Who would have thought 2021 would be easier than pandemic year 2020? 2020 meant work-from-home night hubs, workforce reorganization, the move to the cloud, and new channels for customer service. Additionally, organizations have had to strike an accelerator on digital transformation projects that they had previously planned to implement over many years. Vaccines that reached … Read more