Inflation stories - Page 2
Block Earner launches crypto-backed loans amid rising costs
Block Earner introduces crypto-back loans to alleviate rising living costs for Australians, leveraging blockchain technology.
Consumers adapt spending & embrace technological shopping trends
Consumers lead change in global spending habits amid economic crisis, attracting to cost-effective offers and novel tech trends.
Gartner predicts key trends in M&A landscape through 2024
Gartner outlines key trends in the M&A landscape, driving focus on tech opportunities, AI adoption and regulatory complexities.
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.
Half of firms yet to adopt AI for business, reveals Valcon's study
Over half of surveyed businesses haven't adopted AI in their operations, despite recognising its benefits, says Valcon.
Syncron partners with SnapLogic to enhance customer service & ROI
SaaS solutions leader Syncron has struck a strategic partnership with SnapLogic, with the aim of boosting customer service and improving ROI.
Access Group launches Small Business Software Grants in Australia
Access Group rolls out Small Business Software Grants, offering $10,000 each to 10 Australian SMEs amid soaring costs.
Cybersecurity tops UK, Irish tech investment priorities
Cybersecurity remains the top tech investment focus for the second consecutive year for UK and Irish firms, a Softcat report reveals.
Future of money could be shaped by Bitcoin and CBDCs
Simon Angelo explores future of money, looking into impacts of Bitcoin, banks, BRICS nations and central bank digital currencies.
AI focus to drive global M&A activity upswing in 2024, says Gartner
Gartner predicts that a renewed emphasis on technology, particularly AI, will boost the global M&A market in 2024 after a downturn in activity.
Kingston Technology leads as top DRAM module supplier for 20th consecutive year
Kingston Technology secures the top spot as global DRAM module supplier for the 20th straight year, holding a 78.12% market share.
UK shoppers expected to be cautious in upcoming holiday season
UK consumers expected to keep a tight rein on their wallets this festive season despite falling inflation rates.
Service Leadership launches annual IT compensation survey
Service Leadership, Inc. re-launches its annual IT Compensation survey, providing insight into sector pay trends.
AI to play an important role in Australian Christmas shopping
Australian consumer spending is set to decrease this festive season due to cost-of-living pressures, says Sitecore report.
Australians anticipate a frugal Christmas amid inflation pressures
Australians are expected to tighten their belts this Christmas, with 65% planning to spend less and buy fewer gifts, a new report finds.
Lack of digitisation slowing down procurement processes
The study reveals that half of procurement leaders (50%) think that the rate of digitisation within procurement is too slow.
Asian financial institutions embrace automation amid economic challenges
Asia's financial institutions are increasingly embracing automation to increase efficiency and navigate economic volatility.
CEO priorities shift towards AI and sustainability in Q3 2023 according to report
Q3 2023 sees CEOs focusing on AI innovations, particularly Generative AI, and sustainability, says IoT Analytics.
Belinda Grant-Geary Named Head of Yahoo Finance Australia
Belinda Grant-Geary named Head of Yahoo Finance Australia, overseeing editorial strategy and team, reporting to Euan Black, Director of Content.
Accelerated Payments appoints Chan Virk as UK Sales Director
Accelerated Payments appoints Chan Virk as UK Sales Director to expand presence and support businesses in the Midlands region and beyond.
NZ's PC market narrows over high inflation concerns
As demand tapered, retailers continued to offer aggressive promotions to reduce the growing inventory. Vendors also incentivised channel to take on more stock.
Financial collaboration drives competitive advantage
The increasing complexities and interconnectivity of global supply chains are ubiquitous sources of pain yet opportunity.
Five product development trends impacting the CAD market
The Computer Aided Design (CAD) market continues to be driven by the needs of manufacturers in response to macroeconomic trends.
Why being a CFO is not just about the numbers anymore
The role of the CFO is expanding beyond finance as technology becomes increasingly important in decision-making.