Twitter’s got a bot of a problem
The social platform is filling up with fake accounts, spam and misinformation. So, are bots getting a bad rap?
A force to be reckoned with
The establishment of an official presence by Salesforce in South Africa will challenge the local CRM market, but it’s also hoping to create a wealth of job opportunities.
Under the magnifying glass
South Africa’s digital forensics sector is in desperate need of a manpower boost as technology’s influence increasingly seeps into crime.
The Tomorrow Trust, winner of the IITPSA’s Social Responsibility award, is providing disadvantaged kids with access to education around technology.
Africa’s best kept secret
By moving from digital finance for micro SMEs to enabling fintechs, banks and telcos, Ukheshe Technologies is hoping it has figured out a path for world domination.
Creating the book of life
Healthcare data shouldn’t be paper-based; it should be digital and able to follow us around wherever we interact with the medical profession. That’s now becoming a reality.
Don’t fear the RPA
Adoption of robotic process automation in SA has been relatively slow. Why is that?
Moving to chief data officer 2.0
The position is in transition as the role evolves from governance and compliance to enabling insight and innovation.
Web3: the internet of blockchains
The race to a decentralised, trustless internet, where data belongs to the user, is already underway. But do the hurdles belie the hype?
Betting on tech
In recent years, technology businesses have been a source of growth in both revenue and profitability terms. But who are the private equity firms with the most skin in the game?
The ecommerce tipping point
Buoyed by the pandemic, online retail in South Africa is finally getting competitive.
Big Blue's big plan
IBM, the grandfather of the IT industry, undoubtedly has the history, but has struggled in recent years. Will its new strategy turn its fortunes around?
Augmenting the human worker or replacing them?
What are South African attitudes to automation in the organisation?