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A sticky situation: Part 2: Post humans, frogs and AGI
A sticky situation: Part 2: Post humans, frogs and AGIArticle

In Part 1, Edward Herridge took a look at the genre of apocalyptic entertainment being popular because it accesses an atavistic fear of technology that mushroomed into the human subconscious...

Edward Herridge 20 Apr 2021

The unfortunate cybersecurity risks quantum computers pose to SA businesses
The unfortunate cybersecurity risks quantum computers pose to SA businessesArticle

Technologies such as quantum computers can create an opportunity for cybercriminals to execute even more catastrophic cyberattacks...

Riaan de Villiers 25 Mar 2021

Jaya Baloo, chief information security officer at Avast Software.
#SUSASummit: Jaya Baloo - "Always check before you click!"Article

These are the highlights of Jaya Baloo's talk at the SingularityU South Africa 2020 Summit...

28 Oct 2020

Q&A: Mic Mann talks SingularityU SA Online Summit 2020
Q&A: Mic Mann talks SingularityU SA Online Summit 2020Article

Mic Mann, co-CEO of SingularityU South Africa, shares more about what can be expected from this year's SingularityU South Africa Summit, which takes place online from 14-15 October 2020...

Evan-Lee Courie 6 Oct 2020

Public-private partnerships hold the key to future development
Public-private partnerships hold the key to future developmentArticle

For Africa to not just survive the current pandemic, but to thrive, investment into digital infrastructure is inevitable...

Ryno Rijnsburger 21 Sep 2020

The future of work
The future of workArticle

As part of SAICA's Leadership in a Time of Crisis webinar series, Willem van der Post, CA(SA) and CEO of xTech.Capital shared some thoughts on what the workplace of the future will look like, especially in a post-coronavirus world...

Issued by SAICA 21 May 2020

#BlockchainAfrica: 10 African women to watch in blockchain and Bitcoin
#BlockchainAfrica: 10 African women to watch in blockchain and BitcoinArticle

Paxful highlights 10 women in Africa who are making waves in the rapidly growing blockchain and Bitcoin industries...

31 Mar 2020

Reinventing the internet of trust
Reinventing the internet of trustArticle

The once open, global internet has outgrown its original purpose as a communication and information-sharing tool. It has become more complex, fragile and a breeding ground of intelligent cybercrime...

Wandile Mcanyana 26 Mar 2020

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AI and marketing managementArticle

Can using AI enable marketers to market and reach customers in a meaningful and impactful manner?...

Rirhandzu Shingwenyana 27 Feb 2020

Gartner's Top 10 data analytics trends
Gartner's Top 10 data analytics trendsArticle

Traditionally, banks targeted older customers for wealth management services, assuming that this age group would be the most interested...

18 Nov 2019

Professor Hanlie Smuts
#AfricaCom: Beyond fintech, where humans and technology meetArticle

Fintech is the trailblazer for interactions between humans and tech, and learnings beyond that journey can be extended to agriculture, education and healthcare...

Nicci Botha 15 Nov 2019

Preparing the HR department for the digital workplace
Preparing the HR department for the digital workplaceArticle

The world of work continues to evolve, altering our assumptions about the jobs and tasks we do, the tools we use to perform them, and the ways in which we collaborate with our colleagues...

Debbie Tim 14 Oct 2019

Africa is championing the flexible workspace revolution
Africa is championing the flexible workspace revolutionArticle

Franchise opportunities - Africa's economy will grow faster than any other continent's over the next five years and flexible working is a huge part of that future...

Issued by GO Content Lab 31 Jul 2019

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4IR and the SA education systemArticle

The Fourth Industrial Revolution offers opportunities for countries to advance their economic prospects through innovative technology that drive growth. South Africa is part of this change...

Ramukumba Khathu 16 Jul 2019

IBM expands quantum computing program to Africa
IBM expands quantum computing program to AfricaArticle

IBM announced the expansion of its' quantum computing efforts to Africa in a new collaboration with the University of the Witwatersrand...

13 Jun 2019

Q&A: Jaya Baloo talks quantum computing, cybersecurity in financial institutions
Q&A: Jaya Baloo talks quantum computing, cybersecurity in financial institutionsArticle

Jaya Baloo has been working internationally in information security for nearly two decades...

Evan-Lee Courie 16 Apr 2019

Digital Kungfu launches Dreamers Dojo to support entrepreneurial mindsets at schools
Digital Kungfu launches Dreamers Dojo to support entrepreneurial mindsets at schoolsArticle

With the ever-increasing unemployment statistics in South Africa, entrepreneurship is an essential alternative for school-leavers to consider...

Issued by Digital Kungfu 4 Apr 2019

Quantum computing, The next big...wait, what is it really?
Quantum computing, The next big...wait, what is it really?Article

Initially, computers were primarily used by academics and for research. Today, one cannot fathom life and work without some sort of computing power...

Sumit Kumar Sharma 3 Apr 2019

Quantum, AI turns computing into a 'loaded gun'
Quantum, AI turns computing into a 'loaded gun'Article

Quantum computing and AI and machine learning are dramatically changing the face of computing...

1 Apr 2019

Artificial Intelligence: Hospitality, and that human touch
Artificial Intelligence: Hospitality, and that human touchArticle

Artificial intelligence is undoubtedly going to have an impact on the hotel industry as the bots - robots and chatbots - play a greater role, and some jobs will change, particularly those related to repetitive tasks...

Julia Aymonier 27 Mar 2019

Why and how industrial revolutions form and to how to take part in them
Why and how industrial revolutions form and to how to take part in themArticle

It seems everyone is talking about the Fourth Industrial Revolution, often abbreviated as 4IR and also called Industry 4.0...

Tiisetso Maloma 18 Mar 2019

Jobs of the future - Surviving the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Jobs of the future - Surviving the Fourth Industrial RevolutionArticle

Any revolution or change is met with fear and trepidation. Not only is artificial intelligence and automation impacting our daily lives (and what we do to earn a living), but it is also transforming entire industries...

Issued by CareerJunction 7 Mar 2019

6 D's of disruption and how employees can conquer them
6 D's of disruption and how employees can conquer themArticle

Digitalisation, automation, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning have changed the way we work. Industry has evolved from being powered by steam and weaving looms in the 1700s to today's cyber physical systems and internet of things (IoT)...

Ryan Knipe 15 Feb 2019

Deloitte Global releases TMT Predictions for 2019
Deloitte Global releases TMT Predictions for 2019Article

Deloitte Global's annual TMT Predictions provide an outlook on key trends in the technology, media, and telecommunications industry sectors worldwide...

21 Jan 2019

The culture of data - knowing, rather than just storing
The culture of data - knowing, rather than just storingArticle

Over the past few years, it's become a habit for organisations to collect and retain as much data as possible...

Nigel Tozer 13 Dec 2018

Survey reveals SA businesses are slowly adopting digital transformation
Survey reveals SA businesses are slowly adopting digital transformationArticle

The Dell Technologies Digital Transformation Index (the DT Index) maps digital transformation progress of mid to large-sized companies...

20 Nov 2018

Keeping secrets in the age of quantum computing
Keeping secrets in the age of quantum computingArticle

The dramatically enhanced computing power offered by quantum technology could compromise traditional cryptography...

Aline Gouge 19 Nov 2018

#AfricaCom2018: How to leapfrog when improving customer experience
#AfricaCom2018: How to leapfrog when improving customer experienceArticle

On the second day of AfricaCom 2018, Indranil Das, VP and head of Ericsson digital services for EMEA explained the importance of asking if the customer experience exceeds the customer expectation...

Leigh Andrews 14 Nov 2018

7 digital disruptions CIOs may not see coming
7 digital disruptions CIOs may not see comingArticle

Gartner has revealed seven digital disruptions that organisations may not be prepared for...

23 Oct 2018

It's time to take note of quantum computing
It's time to take note of quantum computingArticle

A growing start-up quantum computing ecosystem is attracting hundreds of millions of investor dollars. Forrester believes it is time for IT leaders to pay attention...

17 Oct 2018

Keep an eye out for these 3 disruptive fintech in 2018
Keep an eye out for these 3 disruptive fintech in 2018Article

Juniper's 3 Disruptive Fintech to Watch in 2018, identifies three disruptive financial technologies and provides an analysis of how these technologies will redefine fintech...

25 Jun 2018

Sahmeer Alli
#AfricaMonth: The need for value chain transparencyArticle

Sahmeer Alli is SAP Africa's industry advisor and value engineer for travel and logistics in Africa. He has over 15 years' experience in the software and management consulting industry. We chat to Alli in light of #AfricaMonth...

Ilse van den Berg 21 May 2018

#BizTrends2018: The Platform Economy
#BizTrends2018: The Platform EconomyArticle

The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) is ushering in technologies that can enable us, the South African digital industry, to change the course of history...

Josephine Buys 5 Jan 2018

Mandi Olivier, Saica's project director: education
#BizTrends2018: How to remain relevant in the digital eraArticle

Globally, the chartered accounting profession is being asked to look into a crystal ball. No one can say with certainty what the future will hold, but to continue contributing value to society the profession needs to reimagine itself.

2 Jan 2018

Water-dwelling organisms show new ways to harvest light for solar tech
Water-dwelling organisms show new ways to harvest light for solar techArticle

Photosynthesis is a great source of inspiration for solar technology...

Tjaart Krüger 19 Dec 2017

The most life-changing technology of our time
The most life-changing technology of our timeArticle

Want to know the future of technology? The internet and its gurus can't wait to tell you. Just follow the clickbait-y headlines...

Steve Tzikakis 6 Dec 2017

John Sanei
#Newsmaker: Singularity University invites John Sanei to panelArticle

John Sanei, business innovation strategist, trend specialist, futurist and author of South African bestseller What's your moonshot?, has been invited to join Singularity University's panel of global speakers...

Jessica Tennant 15 Nov 2017

John Sanei.
#IABDigitalSummit2017: Digital debrief with John SaneiArticle

IAB Digital Summit speaker and trend specialist or ‘trenovator' John Sanei shares a peek into the world of gamification…

Leigh Andrews 15 Mar 2017

#BizTrends2017: In the middle of a revolution - 2017 is going to be memorable
#BizTrends2017: In the middle of a revolution - 2017 is going to be memorableArticle

Graeme Codrington, futurist at TomorrowToday Global, explains why 2017 will be a memorable year and why 2016 will remain with us for a while...

Graeme Codrington 5 Jan 2017

Tech trends to watch in the next decade
Tech trends to watch in the next decadeArticle

The technologies on Gartner Inc.'s Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies 2016 reveal three distinct technology trends that are poised...

23 Aug 2016

Industry 4.0 poses new security challenges
Industry 4.0 poses new security challengesArticle

The coming years will see an increasing convergence of the physical, digital and biological realms. Termed 'Industry 4.0' or 'the fourth industrial revolution'...

Sanjay Vaid & Gavin Holme 16 Aug 2016

IBM's Jay Gambetta demonstrating the IBM Quantum Experience on a tablet
Anyone can try IBM's powerful quantum computerArticle

IBM on Wednesday opened its quantum computer processor to anyone who wants to try what is expected to be a new kind of computing with enormously improved power and speed...

5 May 2016

Why digital won't save you from disruption
Why digital won't save you from disruptionArticle

There is a lot of hype in the market about the omnipresent innovation imperative. Every second...

Paige dos Santos 2 Feb 2016

Tech Trends 2015 unveiled
Tech Trends 2015 unveiledArticle

The sixth annual Deloitte Tech Trends report has been released and examines disruptive technologies with the best potential to impact businesses irrespective of size, industries, and geographies...

10 Sep 2015

NSA eyes encryption-breaking 'quantum' machine: report
NSA eyes encryption-breaking 'quantum' machine: reportArticle

WASHINGTON, US: The US National Security Agency is making strides toward building a "quantum computer" that could break nearly any kind of encryption, The Washington Post has reported.

7 Jan 2014

Yale research offers new way to see inside solids
Yale research offers new way to see inside solidsArticle

Researchers at Yale University have developed a new way of seeing inside solid objects, including animal bones and tissues, potentially opening a vast array of dense materials to a new type of detailed internal inspection.

Eric Gershon 20 Mar 2012

SA ranks 59th on global innovation index, the 4th SA Innovation Summit responds
SA ranks 59th on global innovation index, the 4th SA Innovation Summit respondsArticle

The 4th SA Innovation Summit, staged from August 30 to September 1 in Sandton, aims to expose participants to more creative paths to stimulate innovation in SA.

Issued by 4th SA Innovation Summit 11 Jul 2011

Innovation is on, leading ideas to marketArticle

The 4th SA Innovation Summit offers a line-up of 50 successful innovators in business, government and academia from South Africa, Africa and beyond, discussing the theme 'Innovation Legends - Ideas to Market' at the IDC Convention Centre in Sandton from 30 August to 1 September 2011.

9 Jun 2011

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