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Developed from NASA technology, SAM partners in-vehicle artificial intelligence (AI) with human support to help autonomous vehicles make decisions in unpredictable situations and build the knowledge of in-vehicle AI.
Cars are becoming life-saving smart

Autonomous driving technology is developing at a rapid pace. Business Insider's research platform has forecast that there will be around 10 million cars with various self-driving features on the road in the UK by 2020...

By Mike Whitfield 26 May 2017

Improve your Google Play store experience
Improve your Google Play store experience

The Google Play store is essential for downloading Android apps, however, without the right settings, it can be less enjoyable...

20 May 2017

Robots, AI transforming future supply chain workforce
Robots, AI transforming future supply chain workforce

According to Kamendran Govender of Accenture Consulting, advances in automation are transforming the supply chain workforce of the future...

19 May 2017

Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge finalists announced
Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge finalists announced

Facebook has selected 60 finalists for the Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge which recognises and rewards developers...

19 May 2017

Sygic, a GPS navigation software provider, launches its online maps for enterprise solutions
Sygic, a GPS navigation software provider, launches its online maps for enterprise solutions

Sygic Maps offers a set of powerful APIs and content services that let users compute routes online, optimise itineraries, embed maps on websites, search for places and more...

Issued by Sygic 16 May 2017

WannaCry threat update
WannaCry threat update

On Friday, 12 May 2017, organisations across the world were hit by a massive ransomware attack, named WannaCry, which exploited a (now patched) Microsoft Windows vulnerability...

15 May 2017

Namola security app helps Gauteng combat crime
Namola security app helps Gauteng combat crime

The launch of the Namola app took place late last week and was a showcase of how technology can be at the forefront of combating crime in South Africa...

15 May 2017

The changing face of African construction
The changing face of African construction

The latest digital construction trends will be presented at the Digital Construction Expo on 23-24 May, Gallagher Convention Center, Johannesburg...

Issued by BIM Institute 12 May 2017

IBM tumbles as Buffett discloses he is trimming stake
IBM tumbles as Buffett discloses he is trimming stake

NEW YORK, US: IBM shares tumbled on Friday after billionaire investor Warren Buffett revealed he has sold about a third of his stake and "revalued" downward the computing giant...

10 May 2017

Why you need to invest early in IoT
Why you need to invest early in IoT

As with all new technology, there is some reticence in business about the internet of things...

By Max Makgoale 10 May 2017

Why South Africa's agricultural industry needs digital transformation
Why South Africa's agricultural industry needs digital transformation

The digital transformation of the agricultural sector will impact billions of people...

By Mark McCallum 10 May 2017

Kerridge Commercial Systems acquires IQ Retail
Kerridge Commercial Systems acquires IQ Retail

Kerridge Commercial Systems (KCS), a global provider of software solutions to the retail, wholesale, merchant and distribution market, has reached an agreement to acquire IQ Retail...

10 May 2017

RCS, PWC to host first FastTrack event in Africa
RCS, PWC to host first FastTrack event in Africa

Global innovation accelerator, Startupbootcamp, launched its first African-based programme last month.

9 May 2017

Ryanair rolls out new safety, security management system
Ryanair rolls out new safety, security management system

Ryanair has implemented a new safety and security management system developed by software firm Ideagen...

8 May 2017

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SAP Rural Sourcing Management solution tailor-made to grow smallholder farmers

SAP has announced the launch of its SAP Rural Sourcing Management solution, tailor-made to support the growth of smallholder farmers in developing nations and meet the world's need for sustainable food production...

5 May 2017

New LexisNexis office to boost PE as tech hub
New LexisNexis office to boost PE as tech hub

Global content and technology solutions provider, LexisNexis South Africa, is officially opening a new office in Port Elizabeth...

5 May 2017

Cheapflights browser extension tool makes it easy to EscEscape
Cheapflights browser extension tool makes it easy to EscEscape

Cheapflights' innovative EscEscape browser extension tool gives new meaning to the 'Esc' key - by giving the 'Esc' key two taps, users are served with a range of short getaway options...

5 May 2017

Gamification makes work more human
Gamification makes work more human

Millennials catch a lot of flak for expecting the world to be their proverbial oyster. Nowhere is this truer than in the workplace. But what if the problem isn't millennials?

By Wynand Smit 4 May 2017

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Custom software development and its future

Custom software development is an inseparable part of modern IT industry, and it isn't likely to change anytime soon. Nevertheless, the industry landscape is changing, so let's see what is likely to happen in the near future...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 3 May 2017

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New software toolkit for modern journalism launches this week

Horizon 2020, the EU's framework for research and innovation, has selected Wan-Ifra to help facilitate the transfer to market of a new toolkit for modern journalism...

3 May 2017

Book your spot for BotCon Africa 2017!
Book your spot for BotCon Africa 2017!

Following the successful inaugural conference held in Johannesburg in November 2016, this year's BotCon Africa event will take place in Cape Town on Thursday, 25 May 2017...

3 May 2017

Twitter, Bloomberg team up for streaming news channel
Twitter, Bloomberg team up for streaming news channel

WASHINGTON, US: Twitter is launching a 24-hour streaming news channel in partnership with the Bloomberg Media, in a major expansion of the social media firm's video operations, the two firms announced Monday...

2 May 2017

New USSD service to check credit score
New USSD service to check credit score

The new TransUnion credit USSD service gives non-smartphone users in South Africa access to credit information. Users also needn't have airtime to be able to check their credit score...

2 May 2017

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Skyfii rolls out its SaaS platform to 500 Woolworths' stores

The Australian data analytics and marketing services company Skyfii has signed a Master Services Agreement (MSA) with the Woolworths Group and has already rolled out its ‘IO' Software as a Service (SaaS) platform subscription data analytics services to 126 stores...

2 May 2017

Google tweak aims to curb fake, misleading search results
Google tweak aims to curb fake, misleading search results

WASHINGTON, US: Google has announced changes to how it delivers and ranks internet searches, the latest effort by the tech giant to weed out "fake news" and offensive content...

29 Apr 2017

You can now enter sporting events through Computicket
You can now enter sporting events through Computicket

Computicket has acquired the startup business, Entry Ninja - an online entry portal used to facilitate entries for South African sporting events...

25 Apr 2017

Director of connectivity programs, Yael Maguire at F8 event
F8: Connectivity, artificial intelligence and more from day two

Day two of Facebook's annual event...

21 Apr 2017

Google Earth re-invented for new era
Google Earth re-invented for new era

SAN FRANCISCO, US: Google on Tuesday launched a re-imagined version of its free Earth mapping service, weaving in storytelling and artificial intelligence and freeing it from apps...

21 Apr 2017

Banks need to be inquisitive to successfully ride the digital wave
Banks need to be inquisitive to successfully ride the digital wave

New technology, the demographic shift, unstructured data, digital labour, cyber security and digital identity are the disruptors that customers and banks face today...

20 Apr 2017

Phonefinder expands service to insurance comparisons
Phonefinder expands service to insurance comparisons

Local online cellular contract comparison engine, Phonefinder, has expanded its offering by adding insurance comparisons...

19 Apr 2017

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