Travala is a travel site that is banking on Bitcoin, blockchain and an internally-developed token to create a system that can take on Sabre as the next-generation travel platform.
Re-inventing the flywheel - how Walmart plans to transform retail as the COVID e-commerce boom slows down
It's time for Walmart to get started on what comes next as the world's largest retailer ramps up its e-commerce ambitions and eyes up new revenue opportunities.
The week started by considering cryptocurrency's contribution to climate change, so let's end it by cashing in with a wider shakedown of the sector...
Bitcoin's damage to the planet - the coal-powered Chinese phenomenon that uses more electricity than the whole of Argentina
There's good reason for environmental campaigners and academics to worry about the effects of Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and Blockchain on the planet, not to mention on geopolitics and the distribution of wealth.
Browsing through MicroStrategy's Bitcoin playbook and uncovering the value of digital assets.
The iconic Swedish bedmaker has been on a retail transformation journey with Apple and Salesforce that's slashed process time for key customer-centric actions.
MicroStrategy's moves with Bitcoin - part of a wider trend emerging?
Developing front-end, user-facing applications is one thing; making sure the resilience of the established back office services keeps up is another matter.
Modernizing a tax-season fixture - Intuit migrates TurboTax to Kubernetes and lives to tell the tale
Intuit's experience migrating TurboTax and related services to Kubernetes in time for the 2020 tax season makes for an excellent use study in cloud infrastructure engineering.
The importance of Digital Experience - COVID-19 CX considerations from Currencycloud's Chief Growth Officer
Good CX always matters, but the broadened digital demographic coming out of COVID-19 lockdowns has implications for all organizations in terms of service design.
Tracking contactless - how Visa and Mastercard are planning for a COVID-19 bump for hands-free digital commerce
If COVID-19 results in greater adoption of contactless payment tech, there could be CX benefits for digital commerce overall. Visa and Mastercard are ready to tap into the opportunity.
Contactless payments are a good idea in the middle of a global public health crisis, but some countries are more ready to take advantage than others.
COVID-19 and changed organizational IT priorities - three CIOs explain how their companies tech teams have responded
IT teams have had to respond rapidly to the organizational demands of the COVID-19 crisis - three perspectives from three business CIOs.