Sunday May 31, 2020

How digital technology is changing the face of banking

The future is filled with possibilities, and Accenture is leading the way by embracing everything that Fintech has to offer

8th November, 2015
Sinead Barry, Managing director of Accenture’s Financial Services group and programme lead for Accenture Fintech Innovation Lab Dublin PIcture: John T Ohle

You’ve often heard the phrase ‘smile, it won’t cost you anything’ — but in one comedy club in Barcelona, every laugh comes at a price.

The management at the city’s Teatreneu club are using facial recognition technology to assess how much their patrons are enjoying the performance and charge accordingly. Digital software is installed on tablets attached to the back of each seat at the Teatreneu club which can...

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