Philip Kushmaro

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Born in Canada to a Commodore 64 Guru grandfather and a father that hates everything digital, evolved him into someone who not only loves everything digital but likes to explain it.

He is a software engineering, Microsoft-certified IT professional, a webmaster and much more. He one day decided to leave it all to expanding his creative side. Writing about the stuff that he hates doing has become more than just a hobby.

When I'm not blogging or doing what I do for work, I'm in the gym training in MMA and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

Fintech and credit cards: where are we heading?

Stuck in the middle? How to break the barriers to innovation

Stuck in the middle? How to break the barriers to innovation

Collaboration between startups and enterprises can greatly accelerate the rate of innovation with limited risk.

6 ways to engage with your customers in real-time

6 ways to engage with your customers in real-time

Improving the way that you communicate with your customers will have both short-term and long-term impact on your business.

Real-time analytics is reinventing finance – adapt or face extinction

Real-time analytics is reinventing finance – adapt or face extinction

Big data isn't new to the finance industry. But real-time data is just now becoming feasible for the masses. And that is already causing waves in the industry.

Does the conversation on coding already need to change?

Does the conversation on coding already need to change?

There’s been a lot of talk lately about the importance of learning to code.

How smartphones are taking over traditional cash exchange systems

How smartphones are taking over traditional cash exchange systems

More than just a tool for communications, it’s now easier than ever to use your personal device to conduct all manner of business transactions.

6 strategies smart digital publishers use to monetize content

6 strategies smart digital publishers use to monetize content

Content monetization platforms are tricky. Finding the best one for your digital publication can be a challenge if you don’t know what you need.

Will predictive AI finally solve the multi-billion-dollar downtime problem?

Will predictive AI finally solve the multi-billion-dollar downtime problem?

Downtime for today’s large, complex businesses means more than a simple inconvenience.

How artificial intelligence is shaping online retail in 2017

How artificial intelligence is shaping online retail in 2017

Although artificial intelligence has not reached levels of cinematic expectations, it has certainly come a long way. As we approach the halfway mark of 2017, we've seen that artificial intelligence has penetrated online retail in ways...

Majority of C-level executives are hopeful about the future of technology

Majority of C-level executives are hopeful about the future of technology

Survey of more than 500 C-level executives in Europe and the U.S. reveals data security and client retention as top priorities.

How to navigate the changing landscape of cybersecurity

How to navigate the changing landscape of cybersecurity

The world of cybersecurity has changed drastically over the past couple of decades. We have evolved from a world of keystroke logging and trojans to a universe of full fledged ransomware and cyber warfare.

Marketing trends shaping mobile in the next 10 years

Marketing trends shaping mobile in the next 10 years

Over the last 10 years, we were all over mobile marketing’s proverbial map. From being a non-existent industry (literally) to one of the most milkable cash cows in the modern era, there seems to have not been many steps between the...

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