Technology / Software

The Impact of Automation on Jobs: The Missing Dimensions

The Impact of Automation on Jobs: The Missing Dimensions

Pew Research has a thought provoking study on the impact of algorithms and robotics on jobs. Half the experts polled are very pessimistic, the other half just pessimistic. Definitely worth a read. What I find fascinating about these discussions is how IT centric – as in IT and impact on white collar jobs, shop floor, […]

Cloud financial software continues its march into large enterprises

Cloud financial software continues its march into large enterprises

The news in the accounting software world is still positive, particularly for the cloud vendors. Anaplan raised $100 million in new funding and got a $1 billion valuation in the process. Revenue growth at Anaplan has been stupefying of late. Business Insider reported that revenues have gone from $10 million/year in 2012 to $10 million/month as of this […]