Tag "Internet-of-Things (IoT)"

China’s Fintech Sector to Enter New Era

While China’s fintech industry had been mostly driven by the “fin” component, the importance of the “tech” component will come to the fore in the future, according to management consulting firm Oliver Wyman. With the ongoing integration of fintech into

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Internet-of-Things Technologies to Play a Key Role in Singapore’s Smart Nation Push

In Singapore, Internet-of-Things (IoT) technologies are set to play a key role in the city-state’s digitalization push and Smart Nation plan. IoT refers to a network of Internet-connected physical objects, vehicles, buildings and other items embedded with sensors, electronics, and

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IOTA and Quantum Resistant Ledger: Two Innovative DLT/Blockchain Projects

The blockchain market is growing rapidly and is set to surge from US$210.2 million in 2016 to US$2.312 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 61.5%, according to report by Research and Markets. Blockchain, the underlying technology that originated in

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How Southeast Asian Governments Are Pushing IoT Development

In 2016, countries in Southeast Asia began significantly exploring the potential of the Internet-of-Things (IoT). While most have just started with the technology or tested out components, countries such as Singapore have taken a leading position, setting up dedicated innovation

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Internet-of-Things Poised to Disrupt Banking and Insurance

The Internet-of-Things (IoT) is set to be one of the biggest technological transformations on the horizon, promising to radically change the way we live and how we conduct business. The IoT refers to the interconnection via the Internet of computing

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