Murimi-Umlimi app boost for farmers
Murimi-Umlimi app boost for farmers

Zimbabwe - A local ICT company, Rubiem Technologies, has designed an application that is set to revolutionalise the agriculture industry, which is the cornerstone of the country's economy. Dubbed Murimi-Umlimi, the app seeks to impart valuable farming advice and information to farmers that are not always available on their farms.

1 day ago

Latest in automation technology goes on show in Johannesburg
Latest in automation technology goes on show in Johannesburg

Advanced automation solutions for every area of process control will go on show at the Africa Automation Fair and Connected Industries conference from 6-8 June 2017 at the Ticketpro Dome in North Riding.

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 1 day ago

Gauteng ploughs billions into infrastructure
Gauteng ploughs billions into infrastructure

The Gauteng Provincial Government will over the next three years invest more than R44bn in infrastructure development, while provincial municipalities spend R94bn over the next five years.

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#AfricaMonth: Sustainable food production requires digitisation of entire agri value chain

Urbanisation in the African region is the fastest on Earth, with city dwellers projected to grow from around 10% of the population in 1900 to 50% by 2030. Furthermore, over half of global population growth between now and 2050 is expected to occur in Africa. Fresh thinking is required to enhance agricultural production and provide food security for this fast-growing population.

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What you should know about BYOD to work
What you should know about BYOD to work

There are both pros and cons surrounding the concept of bring-your-own-device (BYOD) to the workplace and these are going to multiply, as the global BYOD market is projected to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 25% over the next few years.

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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 publication'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. But the closer we get to our ultimate goal of completely driverless cars, the more critical it becomes for manufacturers to ensure it's safe for us to place these vehicles on the road.

By Mike Whitfield 1 day ago

DJI Goggles allows real-time drone footage, head motion control
DJI Goggles allows real-time drone footage, head motion control

Drone technology has revolutionised the way we see our world with boundary pushing technology that opens up the sky to professionals as well as consumers.

1 day ago

Cloud is coming home
Cloud is coming home

South Africa is often referred to as the gateway to doing business in Africa and reconfirming this status is an exciting announcement by Microsoft.

Issued by EOH MC Solutions 1 day ago

Six African startups selected for Google's launchpad accelerator
Six African startups selected for Google's launchpad accelerator

Google developers has selected six startups from across Africa to take part in the first African version of its Launchpad Accelerator, which offers free training, credits and collaboration.

By Tom Jackson 2 days ago

Tips for maintaining your WordPress business site
Tips for maintaining your WordPress business site

Nowadays, many businesses have websites built on the WordPress content management system (CMS). This CMS is not only user-friendly but also comes with a wide range of free plugins and themes that can help customise your site.

By Charles Mburugu 2 days ago

FNB Business Innovation Awards finalists
FNB Business Innovation Awards finalists

FNB Business and Endeavor South Africa have shortlisted the finalists for the FNB Business Innovation Awards 2017. The awards are aimed at businesses that are able to demonstrate real innovation that has the potential to change the way an industry operates both locally and internationally.

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#WomensMonth is not important
#WomensMonth is not important

“Women's Month is not important if it means we only pay attention to women's issues for 31 days of the year." - Moyin Oloruntoba

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 3 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.

20 May 2017