Black Friday sales surge signals boom in early Christmas shopping
In 2023, Black Friday sales experienced growth, yet the most significant rise was observed in the days and weeks leading up to the event, according to Visualsoft.
AI propels European businesses towards increasing smart video adoption
AI is increasingly driving businesses across Europe to adopt smart video use, with numerous sectors recognising AI's potential impact.
Unwrapping success: The golden rules of holiday retailing
In this challenging environment, omnichannel retailers must find ways to stand out and offer something exceptional.
Reviewing Black Friday trends offers insights for future retail strategies
Analysis of 2023 Black Friday retail patterns suggests future strategies, with UK buyers showing higher spend inclination.
Firms cautious of AI implementation over data security fears
Despite a £500m AI investment pledge, UK firms remain hesitant to adopt AI due to data security fears, says report.
Businesses reconsider cloud-based AI over data privacy concerns
Businesses may pivot away from cloud-based AI systems to on-premise servers due to rising data privacy concerns.
Infinigate appoints Caroline Hutchins as new Chief People Officer
Cybersecurity firm Infinigate Group names Caroline Hutchins, a seasoned HR professional, as its new Chief People Officer.
Udemy reveals surge in AI training demand with first ChatGPT anniversary
On its ChatGPT's first anniversary, Udemy reveals a vast 5,226% increase in demand for AI-related training in Q1 2023.
Amelia named as leading AI provider in Everest Group AI Top 50
Amelia, a leading AI software company, has been recognised as a top AI provider in the inaugural Everest Group AI Top 50.
UK firms losing £244bn annually due to poor data and revenue loss
UK firms are hemorrhaging £244 billion a year due to poor data reconciliation causing profound revenue loss, putting jobs in danger.
Mobile Tornado expands UK presence through partnership with The Barcode Warehouse
UK tech firm Mobile Tornado partners with The Barcode Warehouse, expanding its push-to-talk services in the national market.
NetApp & AWS boost alliance to empower Australian data-heavy sectors
NetApp and AWS strengthen their partnership, launching a co-branded FSxN solution to enhance data-processing in Australia.
CrowdStrike expands operations with new hub in Singapore
Cybersecurity giant CrowdStrike bolsters its Asian presence with a new hub in Singapore, doubling its operational capacity.
Workday's cloud solutions gain momentum in diverse sectors for CFO office
Workday's CFO office cloud solutions are experiencing strong uptake across healthcare, finance, retail, tech, and public sectors.
UK firms pivot to AI as permacrisis prompts vital digital adaptations
A new report reveals 78% of UK IT decision-makers plan to use AI and automation to navigate the ongoing permacrisis.
Accenture & Avanade expedite data readiness & AI adoption with Microsoft Fabric
Accenture and Avanade are expanding their capabilities in data readiness and generative AI with the help of Microsoft technology.
Tough times? Aussie brands need a multi-channel strategy
Diversifying across multiple channels not only provides a competitive advantage but also helps brands hedge against potential downturns.
Google Cloud appoints Serene Sia as Country Director for Singapore
Serene Sia is Google Cloud's new Country Director in Singapore, set to boost AI strategy.
Feenix Communications to resell Radware solutions in NZ
Feenix Communications will resell Radware's cyber security solutions, bolstering NZ networks with top-tier protective measures.
Significant drop in ransomware but threat remains for UK
UK sees rise in ransomware victims despite 32% drop globally, highlighting continuing threat, says GuidePoint Security report.
Why retailers need to embrace modern observability to thrive this holiday season
Today, the retail industry faces new macroeconomic challenges, with the rapid increase in energy costs, high inflation, and supply chain disruptions.
Meta & Zitcha offer unprecedented retail ad reach through new venture
Meta and Zitcha are partnering to offer retailers access to a vast audience on Instagram and Facebook, revolutionising ad outreach on these platforms.
David Jones partners with NuORDER to digitise merchandising process
David Jones is partnering with NuORDER by Lightspeed to digitise its merchandising process, progressing its Vision 2025+ initiative.
Keeper Security urges retailers to prep for holiday season cyber threats
Keeper Security, a top cybersecurity software firm, warns retailers to brace for potential cyber threats during the holiday season.