L'Oréal's new skin diagnostic tool is powered by AI
L'Oréal's new skin diagnostic tool is powered by AI

French beauty giant L'Oréal has launched a digital skin diagnostic based on people's selfies...

16 minutes ago

Principa and Atura announce partnership to provide world-class chatbot solutions to the credit and collections industry
Principa and Atura announce partnership to provide world-class chatbot solutions to the credit and collections industry

Principa Decisions, a South African data analytics and software company, and Atura, a software company specialising in instant messaging technology, have announced a partnership...

Issued by Principa 17 hours ago

Goodbye status, hello quo
Goodbye status, hello quo

Digital disruption defines change across industry, sector and organisation...

1 day ago

Tech innovation critical for insurance success
Tech innovation critical for insurance success

The evolving technology landscape provides insurers with unprecedented opportunities to grow their business...

2 days ago

Tech startups have two days left to enter the Sanofi Healthcare Innovation Challenge
Tech startups have two days left to enter the Sanofi Healthcare Innovation Challenge

Sanofi a leading life-sciences company, is looking to partner with Africa's startups to assist in finding innovative solutions to improve healthcare in Africa...

Issued by Britespark Communications 14 Feb 2019

5 ways mobile technology will transform education
5 ways mobile technology will transform education

Mobile technology has transformed the way we live and work, and it can be expected to rapidly change the ways in which children learn as smartphones and tablets become more widely accepted at primary and high schools...

By Ernst Wittmann 13 Feb 2019

What to prioritise when deciding on a business broadband provider
What to prioritise when deciding on a business broadband provider

With dozens of providers jostling for your organisation's business connectivity, it can be extremely confusing to settle on one broadband package...

13 Feb 2019

Scaling e-commerce in Africa
Scaling e-commerce in Africa

At present, e-business in Africa remains a challenge. It may be better than it ever has been, but the truth is that lower literacy and internet penetration levels continue to limit the growth on the continent...

By Dean McCoubrey 13 Feb 2019

Gartner predicts increased adoption of mobile-centric biometric authentication
Gartner predicts increased adoption of mobile-centric biometric authentication

By 2022, Gartner predicts that 70% of organisations using biometric authentication for workforce access will implement it via smartphone apps...

11 Feb 2019

DETSA launches social technology challenge
DETSA launches social technology challenge

The Diageo Empowerment Trust South Africa (DETSA) has kicked off a new round of funding in 2019...

11 Feb 2019

Research reveals cloud tech saves accountants time
Research reveals cloud tech saves accountants time

New research reveals that South African accountants could save up to three hours of work a day by using cloud technology...

8 Feb 2019

International recognition for Hetzner's Customer Service team
International recognition for Hetzner's Customer Service team

Hetzner has been named a finalist for the international Stevie Awards in two categories: Contact Centre of the Year (< 100 seats), and Front-Line Customer Service Team of the Year...

Issued by Hetzner 5 Feb 2019

LG appoints new president for MEA region
LG appoints new president for MEA region

LG Electronics (LG) has appointed James Lee as its news president of the Middle East and Africa Region (MEA)...

5 Feb 2019

Hisense declares war on top end TV market with 65&quot; ULED smart TV
Hisense declares war on top end TV market with 65" ULED smart TV

Hisense's new flagship 65" ULED smart television is a declaration of war aimed at the top end TV market. This beautifully crafted and ingeniously designed ULED is the perfection that should be strived for when creating the next generation of televisions...

By Juanita Pienaar 4 Feb 2019

Clearing the air around facial recognition in travel
Clearing the air around facial recognition in travel

Biometrics are already a fact of life in today's travel, but there are concerns about privacy issues...

By Thierry Mesnard 1 Feb 2019

Proptech - what is it and how will it impact the real estate industry?
Proptech - what is it and how will it impact the real estate industry?

The acronym "proptech" has been bandied about with increasing regularity of late, often accompanied by terms like disruption and digitised...

By Yael Geffen 31 Jan 2019

The rise of the digisexuals
The rise of the digisexuals

We live in an era where rapid advances in robotics and artificial intelligence are colliding with an expanding conception of sexual identity...

By Raleen Bagg 31 Jan 2019

AI: The driver for mind-blowing business growth
AI: The driver for mind-blowing business growth

The furore around Artificial Intelligence (AI) is understandable. When adopted correctly, it is a true enabler...

By Jim Holland 31 Jan 2019

Driving value in Africa's e-commerce landscape
Driving value in Africa's e-commerce landscape

Seven of the top ten fastest growing internet populations in the world are in Africa, and there is an 81% mobile penetration rate on the continent...

By Mike Higley 31 Jan 2019

The tech buzzwords transforming our TVs
The tech buzzwords transforming our TVs

Consumer electronics businesses gather annually at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), a global platform for companies to flaunt their latest innovations and battle it out for recognition as the best of the best...

31 Jan 2019

How VR, AR tech in architecture allows for a better understanding of design proposals
How VR, AR tech in architecture allows for a better understanding of design proposals

As virtual reality technology in architecture evolves to the point where multiple people can partake in the same VR session, clients are allowed a better understanding of design proposals...

31 Jan 2019

Data driven technology trends to see the most value in 2019
Data driven technology trends to see the most value in 2019

During the ongoing cycle of emerging technology trends, data has once again surfaced to become one of the most valuable assets...

30 Jan 2019

Rob Stokes, chairman of Red & Yellow School.
#BizTrends2019: 5 tech trends that will disappoint in 2019

Beyond the lip service, I feel like we are in a trough of disillusionment on so many pivotal technologies. In particular, there are five emerging fields which have garnered tremendous excitement...

By Rob Stokes 30 Jan 2019

RPA, the ghost in the ERP machine
RPA, the ghost in the ERP machine

Craig Johnston takes a look at business automation and the potential power of combining RPA and ERP...

By Craig Johnston 29 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: The death of Facebook? Not quite. Meet the social media of the future
#BizTrends2019: The death of Facebook? Not quite. Meet the social media of the future

When Marian Salzman, one of the world's top trendspotters, invited me to discuss all things trends over coffee at the end of 2018, I jumped at the chance. This is the final part of my three overviews of our talking points...

By Leigh Andrews 29 Jan 2019

Rise of the machine... and the critical need for uniquely human skills
Rise of the machine... and the critical need for uniquely human skills

A lot of people feel like they're becoming less necessary, but they couldn't be more wrong. The things that set us apart from machines are exactly what keep us relevant...

Issued by Red & Yellow 29 Jan 2019

Inaugural Africa Tech Week set for March 2019
Inaugural Africa Tech Week set for March 2019

The inaugural Africa Tech Week, taking place in Cape Town from 4-5 March 2019 is set to become the largest annual tech conference in Africa...

29 Jan 2019

#FairnessFirst: Will the shift towards a cashless society finally decrease inequality?
#FairnessFirst: Will the shift towards a cashless society finally decrease inequality?

We're closer to functioning as a global cashless society than ever before, yet an Oxfam report warns that equality between the haves and have-nots is higher than ever before. Read on for the impact on females and the unbanked in particular...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Jan 2019

Eben Esterhuizen, general manager, OnShelf Pharma.
#BizTrends2019: Five customer engagement technology trends we can't ignore

With a sobering 0% growth reported in May 2018 by Nielsen for the global Top 20 manufacturers and a 2.4% growth for the Top 200 manufacturers within the last year, retailers need to know what the top tech customer engagement trends are and incorporate them where possible into their 360' touch point marketing strategy...

By Eben Esterhuizen 28 Jan 2019

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