Decolonising data: Navigating Africa through the unknown

Modern-day explorers need to invest in customer analytics, inclusive data policies and local innovation challenges.


Broadcom, Qualcomm dealt Trump card

The US president blocked Broadcom's proposed takeover of Qualcomm on national security grounds.


BlackBerry sues Facebook

The company says Facebook and its WhatsApp and Instagram apps copied technology and features from BlackBerry Messenger.

12 Mar

Customer experience grows up

Companies must move beyond the idea that personalised content is enough, as personalised experiences offer so much more.

7 Mar

Spot the IPO

Music streaming service Spotify filed for an IPO on the NYSE last week.

5 Mar

Dropbox files for IPO

The data-sharing business filed for an initial public offering of up to $500 million with the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

26 Feb

How to beat mobile app fatigue

There is pretty much an app for everything. What can you do to make yours stand out?

23 Feb

Pushing automation to the tipping point

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

22 Feb

Google buys Xively

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

Feb 19, 2018

Tencent gets its game on

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

Feb 12, 2018

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.

Feb 7, 2018

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.

Feb 5, 2018

IBM tops Software 500 list

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

Jan 29, 2018

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.

Jan 23, 2018

Festive season sparkles with sales

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

Jan 22, 2018