Archive for June, 2012

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Jun 19th, 2012 | Filed under Events

In this case the developer conference is Apple’s WWDC, scheduled for 10am PT today (6pm for me in the UK). There’s the usual round up of expected announcements along with a web based keynote bingo app. Why so much interest? The position of the iPhone versus Android as leading market share in smart phones is […]

Jun 11th, 2012 | Filed under Insurance

Insurance has traditionally been known as a risk-adverse industry and thus the last to employ new technologies. This characteristic is more a comment on the old culture and way of doing business than really being risk adverse. Customers are now forcing insurers to deal with a change at a rate that is faster than they […]

Jun 4th, 2012 | Filed under Insurance

Jamie MacGregor, Nicolas Michellod and I presented a webinar, Emerging Insurance Technologies: Life, Annuities, and Pensions Industry Edition, on May 31st. The webinar had an active Q&A session at the end and, as a result, Nicolas, Jamie and I did not have time to answer all the questions. The blog will provide our answers to […]

Jun 4th, 2012 | Filed under Insurance