Pushing automation to the tipping point

Could a robot save you from losing your business? Or even your mind?

5 hours ago

Google buys Xively

The Internet giant aims to capture sales from businesses that manage a growing number of devices connected to the Net.


Tencent gets its game on

The company invests $474 million in Shanda Games, a privately held Chinese developer of online games.

12 Feb

Love, compassion and other lessons from WEF 2018

With a well-timed focus on "creating a shared future in a fractured world", WEF 2018 also addressed the cyber-powered elephant in the room.

7 Feb

Fujifilm snaps up Xerox

The company buys Xerox for $6.1 billion in a move that will incorporate Xerox into Fuji Xerox to cut costs.

5 Feb

IBM tops Software 500 list

Software Magazine's annual listing, published at the end of 2017, ranks the largest software and software services companies.

29 Jan

From Clippy to Cortana: The human face of AI

While it's unclear if we are heading to a robot uprising or an artificial intelligence uplifting, we need to start thinking purpose-driven AI.

23 Jan

Festive season sparkles with sales

More than 60 acquisitions or investments took place in the international market during the holidays.

Jan 22, 2018

Nothing half-hearted about semiconductor industry

Are the chips down regarding consolidation in the semiconductor sector?

Jan 15, 2018

It's a rough start to 2018

Meltdown and Spectre - two errors found in CPUs - are scary flaws. How impacted are you and I?

Jan 9, 2018

2017: a vibrant year for the ICT industry

ICT activity in Africa continues to grow, with offices sprouting on the continent from companies like Intelsat, Oracle and Syspro.

Dec 11, 2017

Becoming one with the machines

Ask not what tech can do for you, but what you and tech can do together for people - that's the advice of TransUnion CEO Lee Naik.

Dec 6, 2017

An ARM to stand on?

The adoption of ARM chips into the Windows PC world could be a new epoch. But South Africans may not be equipped to take advantage of that, warns James Francis.

Dec 6, 2017

Softbank makes offer on Uber shares

SoftBank Group proposes to buy shares of Uber Technologies at a valuation of $48 billion, a 30% discount to its most recent valuation.

Dec 4, 2017

Meg Whitman resigns

The HPE CEO will step down in February, to be replaced by current president Antonio Neri.

Nov 27, 2017