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Gartner reveals top strategic predictions for IT organizations and users

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The FINANCIAL — Gartner Inc. revealed its top strategic predictions for 2021 and beyond. Gartner’s top predictions explore the role of technology in resetting, restarting, and responding to a world of uncertainty. “Technologies are being stressed to their limits, and conventional computing is hitting a wall,” said Daryl Plummer, distinguished research vice president and Gartner Fellow. “The world is moving faster than ever before, and it’s essential that technology and processes are able to keep up to support digital innovation needs. Starting now, CIOs can expect a decade of radical innovation led by nontraditional approaches to technology. “The future technologies that…

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Gartner reveals top strategic predictions for IT organizations and users

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The FINANCIAL — Gartner Inc. revealed its top strategic predictions for 2021 and beyond. Gartner’s top predictions explore the role of technology in resetting, restarting, and responding to a world of uncertainty. “Technologies are being stressed to their limits, and conventional computing is hitting a wall,” said Daryl Plummer, distinguished research vice president and Gartner Fellow.…

Apple, Nike and other retailers announced closing many or all of their stores

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The FINANCIAL – Many retailers announced that they are closing their doors until at least the end of March to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Apple will be closing all of their retail stores outside of Greater China. The most effective way to minimize risk of the virus’s transmission is to reduce density and…

People are using Tinder to find out what’s really happening in Wuhan

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The FINANCIAL – The most popular dating app became source of news about what’s happening in Wuhan and how people are dealing with coronavirus. Despite being banned there, people around the world are using Tinder’s “passport” feature to chat to residents in Wuhan. Users are switching their location settings to Wuhan, the center of the…

Iran temporarily released more than 54,000 prisoners to fight coronavirus outbreak

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The FINANCIAL — Iran temporarily released more than 54,000 prisoners in an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in the country’s overcrowded prisons. Meanwhile, 8% of Iran’s parliament has tested positive for coronavirus. A team of experts from The WHO, who arrived in Iran on Monday, is supporting local health authorities Iran is…