The benefits of machine learning for retail
The benefits of machine learning for retail

Machine learning, a type of artificial intelligence powered by large-scale data that provides computers with the ability to learn without being explicitly programmed, will change the face of retail over the next few years.

3 hours ago

How to safeguard business in the burgeoning cybercrime era
How to safeguard business in the burgeoning cybercrime era

A more connected world has lead to a more vulnerable world as more data is regularly exchanged between employees, clients, and suppliers as well as families and friends using technologies that were designed to share information, not to protect it.

4 hours ago

Healthcare at the click of a button
Healthcare at the click of a button

With patients in Africa having to wait in long queues, travel vast distances or wait weeks for a visit from a healthcare provider, e-health innovations have the potential to change the lives of millions of people on the continent.

By Matthew Donen 5 hours ago

A heroic day for the Sandton SPCA
A heroic day for the Sandton SPCA

6 May 2017 was international Free Comic Book Day where, all over the world comic books are handed out to visitors of local events. Sandton comic book store, Central City Comics decided to use this day to help visitors embrace their inner superheroes and raise funds for the Sandton SPCA. Global Access heard the call and joined in to help spread information and knowledge around the SPCA on the day using their interactive technology, Sensanetik.

Issued by Global Access 21 hours ago

Five security trends to watch in virtualisation in 2017
Five security trends to watch in virtualisation in 2017

While virtualisation can improve IT agility and efficiency for a business, it also adds more layers of technology. Maintaining full visibility for each layer- and how they interact - can be a difficult task.

By Vitaly Mzokov 1 day ago

Execs considering blockchain in business plans
Execs considering blockchain in business plans

Eight out of 10 C-suite executives interviewed say they are investigating blockchain as a means of doing business, an IBM study shows.

1 day ago

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. Alcatel offers tips to improve your Play Store experience.

2 days ago

Medici medical app launches in South Africa
Medici medical app launches in South Africa

A medical app, Medici, that is said to be revolutionising the doctor-patient relationship, is now available in South Africa. The next-generation secure messaging app enables users to communicate virtually with medical providers via text, call, or video.

3 days ago

PriceCheck Tech & E-Commerce Awards 2016 award winners
PriceCheck Tech and E-Commerce Awards open for nominations in June

Nominations for entries into this year's PriceCheck Tech and E-Commerce Awards will open on 1 June and close on 15 June 2017. Voting will run from 3-28 July.

3 days ago

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

According to Kamendran Govender, procurement and supply chain transformation lead at Accenture Consulting, advances in automation are transforming the supply chain workforce of the future. No longer relegated to the factory floor; robots are supplementing and augmenting human roles in such knowledge-intensive areas as supply chain planning, customer order management, and inventory management.

19 May 2017

Unilever launches online gaming for graduate recruitment
Unilever launches online gaming for graduate recruitment

Unilever has launched a new online digital recruitment gaming feature for its graduate programme. It will select the best candidates based on results from a series of games taking no more than 20 minutes.

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 who create the most innovative new bots on Messenger.

19 May 2017

How free Wi-Fi is changing the trade show industry
How free Wi-Fi is changing the trade show industry

Technology changes the way the world works, that's a fact. It revolutionised communication with the radio, made entertainment widespread with the television, and gave everyone access to information and a voice with the internet. It has become a basic necessity for the majority, with 92% of youths owning a smartphone.

By Sam Smith 16 May 2017