Four in Five Consumers Cite Privacy Concerns for Wearable Tech...
Eighty percent of consumers have privacy concerns with wearable Internet of Things connected technologies, according to the 2014 State of the Internet of Things Study.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Accenture Awarded Contract to Help Belgium Fedict Create IT Strategy
Fedict defines and implements the federal e-government strategy, helping federal public services improve portfolios and tailor them to meet the needs of the general public, businesses and civil servants.
Survey: IoT, Wearables Market Set for Explosive Growth
Even many self-identified "late adopters" of technology plan to buy connected devices in the next five years, according to a new study by Accenture.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Few Familiar With 'Internet Of Things'
The Internet of Things is still early in the hype cycle, generating a lot of buzz in marketing circles around the potential for reaching consumers all the time and anywhere when everyday items are connected to the Web.
Turn on Lights by Thinking for patience? Its magic LED world and latest smart wearable
Care for the elder! Royal Philips and Accenture today announced that they have developed proof of concept software connecting a wearable display to Emotiv Insight Brainware that could ultimately give more independence to patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and other neurodegenerative diseases.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Evaluating Accenture's Economic Value Creation And Fair Value
Accenture is one of the strongest creators of economic value, and let's run shares through our value and momentum process.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Which retailers make the grade for back to school?
Stores that offer students the right mix of styles -- while still appealing to their parents' pocketbooks -- can see a big boost at summer's end.
Smart Meters and Wolve's Sheep Pen
A new smart-meter Wi-Fi technology for energy utilities is being deployed all over the world.
Marketing/IT should collaborate on digital
According to recent research, chief marketing officers and chief information officers should align their efforts in a digital world.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Accenture Plc Insider Sells $157,320 in Stock
Accenture Plc Insider Richard Lumb sold 2,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 12th.
Stacy Blackman Consulting
5 Ways to Stand Out in a Competitive Job Market
Distinguishing yourself from other applicants is crucial in a competitive, post-MBA job market .
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
Accenture Awards Leonard Cheshire Disability an Additional US$4.1 Million to Help Equip Persons with Disabilities with Job Skills )--Accenture has awarded Leonard Cheshire Disability an additional US$4.1 million to build on and expand their Access to Livelihoods program.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Retailers: Don't Get Stuck in the Deep Discount Dilemma
Retailers are running scared. In every sector, from apparel to electronics to groceries, they're afraid of becoming the 40%-off brand.
Accenture Positioned as 'Front Runner' in Working with Clients to ...
Accenture has been named a 'Front Runner' by Horses for Sources Research in its first Digital Transformation Services Blueprint Primer Report.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Nationwide and Santander to take part in FinTech Innovation Lab 2
The two banks will join 14 financial institutions, including RBS, Lloyds, Barclays, Citi, HSBC and Goldman Sachs, in mentoring financial services technology entrepreneurs during the 12-week programme to grow early startups.
Accenture to Provide Technology-Enabled Services and Solutions for Caterpillar
Caterpillar Inc., the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives, and Accenture today announced an agreement through which Caterpillar will use telematics to enable advanced connected equipment services for its industry segments and ... (more)
Fri Aug 08, 2014
China Digital Times
China's Anti-Trust Storm is Set to Intensify
Chinese regulators have launched a new series of anti-trust investigations into foreign automakers and technology companies .
Friday Asia Update: Top Five Stories for the Week of August 8, 2014
A visitor walks past a Microsoft booth at a computer software expo in Beijing, on June 2, 2010.
Accenture Plc Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
Accenture Plc has earned a consensus rating of "Buy" from the fifteen analysts that are covering the stock, Analyst Ratings.Net reports .