My Entry to the Largest Fintech Hackathon

My Entry to the Largest Fintech Hackathon

​​​​​In October, C.B. Insights announced the largest fintech hackathon in the world. C.B. Insights is a global business analytics platform and one of the biggest market intelligence databases for private companies and investor activities. Even though FinTech...
Consumer Electronics Show 2021

Consumer Electronics Show 2021

For the first time in 54 years, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) went completely online. Originally being held in New York, it moved to Las Vegas where it normally is the first major conference to look forward to at the start of the year. It is a time for companies...
AI and Edge … the return ticket for the cloud journey?

AI and Edge … the return ticket for the cloud journey?

Two trends in the telco industry that have been discussed up and down for several years are certainly Edge and AI. It is no surprise that at some point there is the attempt to bring the two together, but there are question marks behind profitable use...
Face Recognition in China

Face Recognition in China

Unlocking the smartphone with your face or automated passport controls at the airport using face recognition are nothing new for us. This technology is used in Switzerland and other countries to identify people, and is well accepted by the public for these specific...
The Schrödinger’s Cat of Corporate Innovation

The Schrödinger’s Cat of Corporate Innovation

​Title image: “cat in a box“, by Robert Couse-Baker, licensed under CC BY 2.0. According to HBS professor Clayton Christensen, up to 95% of all product innovations fail. Is this because those were bad ideas? Were they executed poorly, or did they just come...