32 press releases for "Web/Tech"

11 April 2017

UK patients most sceptical about healthcare via AI and robotics

But open-mindedness of men and the young offers chance to transform healthcare delivery 55% of consumers across EMEA countries are willing to use AI and...

28 March 2017

PwC gives evidence on cyber security to the Joint Committee on the National Security Strategy

Richard Horne, cyber security partner at PwC, gave oral evidence yesterday to the Joint Committee on the National Security Strategy as part of their ongoing...

06 March 2017

UK business facing critical shortfall in female tech talent - PwC research

Only 27% of female students would consider career in technology and only 3% say it’s first choice, compared to 62% of males Females are less...

01 March 2017

UK Government Digital Strategy - PwC comments

Commenting on the government’s digital strategy unveiled today, Jon Andrews, head of technology and investments at PwC, said: “The government’s digital strategy sets out the...

Number of UK companies investing heavily in digital doubles – PwC’s 2017 Global Digital IQ Survey

Three quarters of UK executives believe their CEO is a digital champion One in ten UK companies now employs a Chief Digital Officer UK companies...

23 November 2016

Autumn Statement - PwC comments on the impact for UK tech startups

Natalie Langley, fast growth companies director at PwC, said: "In this Autumn Statement, the government has again highlighted the importance of fast growth tech companies...

10 November 2016

UK tech awards 2016 – winners announced

In a year of noticeable achievements in the UK technology sector, including the largest tech deal by a UK corporate, a steady stream of IPOs...

14 October 2016

World's first commercial drone delivery service unveiled in Rwanda - PwC comment

Commenting on the news of the the world's first commercial drone delivery service set up in Rwanda, Joel Segal, chair of the Africa Business Group...

12 October 2016

House of Commons' Science and Technology Committee report on artificial intelligence and robotics - PwC comments

In response to the House of Commons' Science and Technology Committee's report on artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics released today, Rob McCargow, artificial intelligence leader...

06 October 2016

Connected vehicle market to grow threefold to £120bn by 2022

Automotive industry shake-up favours speed over size Traditional manufacturers must increase pace of innovation or risk losing their position in connected services The race is...

05 October 2016

UK tech awards 2016 – shortlist announced

The shortlist for the UK tech awards has been announced by the judging panel, recognising the efforts of the flourishing UK tech industry. The UK...

29 September 2016

PwC and GE Digital form strategic alliance to help organisations harness the power of the Industrial Internet

PwC and GE Digital have formed a strategic alliance to help organisations harness the power of the Industrial Internet - the integration of physical machinery...

26 July 2016

Separating signal from noise in emerging technology

PwC analysis identifies the ‘Essential Eight’ technologies that businesses should consider With no shortage of technological breakthroughs affecting businesses today and many more on the...

18 July 2016

Government Digital Economy report - PwC comments

In response to the report on the Digital Economy released this morning by the House of Commons' Business, Innovation and Skills Select Committee, Mike Greig,...

15 July 2016

PwC sponsors new data exhibition at the Science Museum

In response to today's opening of the 'Our Lives in Data' exhibition at the Science Museum sponsored by PwC, UK head of data analytics at...

28 June 2016

Mixing Mind and Machine: How the UK’s Business Leaders Make Their Big Decisions

New PwC study finds most UK organisations still only dabbling with data UK business is still underutilising data to make their most important decisions despite...

14 June 2016

Science and Technology Committee Digital Skills Report - PwC comments

Commenting on the Science and Technology Committee's digital skills report, Jonathan Tate, UK and EMEA technology consulting leader at PwC, said: "Moving organisations into the...

02 June 2016

What type of Chief Digital Officer does your company need? From the ‘Progressive Thinker’ to the ‘Universalist’: Strategy& defines five archetypes of a CDO

As companies move to catch up with the digital future, they are taking a close look at what kind of executive they need to lead...

31 May 2016

Smart home technology - Internet of Things or Indifference to Things? - PwC survey

PwC survey demonstrates the need for attractive consumer energy offers to engage consumers in the connected home 81% of people with smart heating devices notice...

18 May 2016

Queen's Speech 2016: insurance in a digital age....and with driverless cars

Mohammad Khan, PwC's insurance leader, welcomes the inclusion of insurance within the raft of measures on driverless cars contained in today's Queen's Speech, saying: "As...

Queen's Speech 2016: PwC comments on Digital Economy Bill

Jonathan Tate, UK and EMEA Technology Consulting Leader at PwC, commented: "The Digital Economy Bill, outlined today in the Queen's Speech, is a positive step...

17 May 2016

Global internet inclusion could lift 500m out of poverty, and add over $6trn to global GDP

Internet growth has slowed because of barriers to online access and usage in the telecom, content and retail markets Global inclusion in the internet could...

09 May 2016

Global market for commercial applications of drone technology valued at over $127bn

The drone revolution is disrupting industries ranging from agriculture to filmmaking. According to a new study by PwC on the commercial applications of drone technology,...

27 April 2016

Media sans frontieres – cross border news on the rise

PwC has today published a unique report into cross-border news – that is, news consumed outside the home country of its producer. The research shows...

29 February 2016

Savvy shoppers go smartphone globetrotting to bargain hunt – but worries still linger about information security

As canny shoppers find more sophisticated ways to compare prices and find the best deals, 70% of UK consumers say they expect to buy goods...

29 September 2015

UK tech awards 2015 - shortlist announced

·An opportunity to celebrate and reward the thriving UK tech market   The shortlist for the UK tech awards, sponsored by PwC and produced by...

07 July 2015

Connectivity and automation transform the face of finance forever

Finance professionals in top quartile companies cost 40% less than their median peers and spend 20% more time on analysis vs. data gathering The nature...

05 May 2015

PwC announces a business relationship with Rosslyn Analytics

PwC and Rosslyn Analytics have announced the launch of a joint business relationship to bring new and innovative data services to companies around the world....

10 April 2015

Half of people would use a workplace smartwatch – PwC research

New research from PwC shows that more than half of employees would consider wearing a smartwatch from their employer if their data was used to...

16 March 2015

Net loss of stores rockets almost threefold says PwC and Local Data Company

Mobile phone shops, former bank branches , money services shops suffering Charity shops, coffee shops and E-Cigarettes outlets bucking the trend Despite the rate of...

11 March 2014

Euronet Worldwide acquires HiFX: PwC comments

Commenting on Euronet Worldwide's agreement to acquire HiFX, the UK-based international payments company, Steve Cater, corporate finance partner at PwC said: "HiFX is a great...

11 October 2013

AIM IPO values rocket 142% year on year as 2013 Award Winners announced in London

The AIM market raised €564m through company floats during the third quarter of 2013 – almost 2.5 times more than the amount raised in the...
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