Are heart-powered pacemakers the future?

The pacemaker has stood the test of time, but new developments may improve on this life-saving device which has kept hearts beating for more than half a century

Why the current patent system doesn’t work for tech

‘Does the idea of a 20-year patent term still match the pace of technological and commercial development?’

Predictive analytics for lawyers: a five step process

Developing a successful strategy for predictive analytics lies in knowing a balance between big data and people

Chinese tech investment comes home

Economic hostility and sanctions exchanged between the United States and China will impact development of reality technologies, with winners and losers on both sides of the trade war

How tech could help treat and cure type-1 diabetes

There have been more advances in the field of medical devices and technology to help people manage their type-1 diabetes in the last five years than in the previous fifty

Water under threat: new technology is the answer

Emerging technologies have the potential to supply previously unobtainable data and provide solutions to global water shortages

Driving sales with tech and data skills

Looking after today may not always take care of tomorrow’s business needs based on technological innovation and a data-literate workforce

Facebook data row: will big tech shares slump?

Facebook shares fall

In the wake of Cambridge Analytica, Facebook shares plummeted, and it remains to be seen whether other big tech companies will suffer likewise