New digital payment rules likely to hit Ant Group, Tencent

(Image credit: Ant Group) The People’s Bank of China has proposed new antitrust rules for non-bank digital payment companies, which are likely to pressure the duopoly held by Ant Group and Tencent over the market. Why it matters: The rules set the standard for monopolistic behavior in China’s third party digital payment market. If implemented,…Continue Reading

In the Digital Economy, Your Software Is Your Competitive Advantage

Many companies respond to digital competition by embracing methodologies like agile, building “innovation centers,” acquiring startups, or outsourcing app development to consulting firms. But the true disruptors know that in the digital economy, whoever builds the best software wins. Companies that want to compete need to empower their developers and adopt a “software mindset”:  Assign…Continue Reading

Path to $5T: Digital at Economic policy’s centre

SynopsisWhile many of us await the February 1 annual budget announcements to spur revival, the Covid era has brought telecom to the centre stage. Digital aspirations are ripe and have a board mandate to transform. India’s policymakers acknowledge that its digital ecosystem will contribute at least $1 trillion to the soughtafter $5 trillion economy. Collaborating,…Continue Reading

Digital health in spotlight as pandemic shifts tech show focus

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Digital health care is in the spotlight at the tech industry’s big event this week amid a pandemic that has highlighted the importance of remote services, with a potentially lasting impact on medical delivery. The Consumer Electronics Show, which is being held online from Monday, will showcase technology for remote patient…Continue Reading

Sony Launches Digital Presence for CES 2021

Online CES Press Conferences, Company News Resources Set to Inform and Enable CreatorsJanuary 6, 2021 – Sony, heading into its 50th year as an exhibitor at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), today announced details of its digital participation in the upcoming 2021 online event. The company will showcase its innovations as a creative entertainment company…Continue Reading

How to Disable the Digital Crown’s Haptic Feedback on Apple Watch

oasisamuel/Shuttertstock The Digital Crown is an integral part of your Apple Watch. You use it to scroll, change the volume, and more. But the haptic feedback for every rotation can be quite annoying. Here’s how to disable it. You can disable the haptic feedback from the Apple Watch’s “Settings” app. From your wearable’s home screen,…Continue Reading

Commentary: Digital health companies should stay away from FDA in 2021

It’s been quite a year: COVID-19, a change in administration and a year of transition for FDA digital health policy. In light of all the change and uncertainty, many digital health companies are struggling to decide upon a regulatory strategy for 2021. My advice? If at all possible, stay away from FDA. They have enough to do right now. The…Continue Reading