15th August 2017

The Data Dilemma: Privacy versus Usefulness

You’ve given up privacy to receive a useful service. You’ve allowed Google, Facebook, and the others to analyse what you’re interested in, where you go and who you know, to be able to advertise to you, to target you with messages and content. But you’ve clicked the button without reading the small print because you…

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22nd June 2017

Data integrity for machine learning and AI apps

Rick Chapman, High Value Tech Specialist reflects on the AI event hosted by KPMG. One of the emerging conversations from the event was the evolving picture of data integrity when applied to machine learning and AI-based applications, and issues around validity of data, trust, ownership and beyond. As data is used to ‘train’ machine learning,…

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9th May 2017

What is a smart city?

You hear the term a lot these days but what exactly is a smart city? A smart city is an urban development vision to integrate information and communication technology and Internet of Things technology. This needs to be done in a secure fashion to manage a city’s assets e.g data, schools, libraries, transportation systems, hospitals,…

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