Benford’s Law can help uncover indicators of fraud — and anomalies that arise from legitimate business practices.
Information & data management
Help students prepare for careers using and communicating big data.
Data analytics is a new means to the same end: providing high-quality and timely information to decision-makers.
Firms and practitioners are using digital tools to provide more value to clients.
Models can help faculty teach — and students grasp — this important subject.
This month’s column shows how to clean and join data using Excel’s Power Query.
Cyberattackers remain unrelenting in adapting tactics to exploit human and technological vulnerabilities.
Don't be afraid of teaching this easy-to-learn data analysis software.
ETL tools can help accountants streamline the process of preparing data for analysis and aid in better decision-making.
The director of accounting for the San Diego Padres explains how teams are adopting technology to improve the on-field product and the customer experience.
The rush to set up and support remote working arrangements kept companies operating despite pandemic-related quarantines, but the swift shift to the cloud could mean that regulatory problems loom on the horizon. The first question that must be answered: Where is my data?
Accounting automation is no longer limited to companies with developers capable of connecting applications with APIs.
Data visualization applications such as Microsoft’s Power BI and Tableau can unlock the value of data. This article explores how Power BI works.
Erik Asgeirsson, president and CEO of CPA.com, and Ron Quaranta, founder and chairman of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance, examine tax and accounting issues related to cryptoassets and explore assurance opportunities blockchain is creating for accountants.
There are two main categories of AI: artificial general intelligence (AGI) and narrow artificial intelligence (NAI).
There are many viable electronic signature products in the marketplace. Here's how to get started.
Businesses with customers in California or the European Union must shore up their data collection practices or face significant fines.
This article explores ways accountants should be preparing themselves and their businesses for the coming wave of technology-powered disruption.
Louise W. Reed, CPA, has developed a blockchain-based online marketplace that she believes will facilitate tax credit transfers nationally.
We dive deep by exploring eight facets of OneDrive.