Emerging Technologies

Accenture Interactive opens first Fjord studio in Africa

The studio is aimed at helping Accenture Interactive's clients to design digital products and services to meet customer requirements.

8 hours ago

Fear of heights tech wins Learning Idols challenge

A fear of heights VR solution targeted at the mining sector is the overall winner of the Learning Idols 2018 challenge.

11 hours ago

MS intros HoloLens to companies via Dynamics 365 apps

New Microsoft AI apps Dynamics 365 Layout and Dynamics 365 Remote Assistant help connect remote colleagues with the use of HoloLens.


Artificial intelligence not yet priority for African CIOs

CIOs in Africa are not in a rush to deploy artificial intelligence, as only 18% see themselves deploying these game-changing technologies in the next 12 months.


Artificial intelligence will make jobs more meaningful

Gartner's Mike Harris allays fears of job losses amid growing public scrutiny of emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence.


AI can propel SA's economic growth rate

Correct application of artificial intelligence technologies in business heralds dramatic potential for SA's economic growth, says Accenture.


Lenovo focuses on diversity in digital journey

The global tech giant sees diversity within its company as key to creating better technology that will appeal to more people.


Viewpoint: Robotic process automation surpasses expectations

Ocular Technologies CEO Pommie Lutchman discusses the value of robotic process automation in the contact centre.


LG wants to make SA homes smarter

Since the launch of LG's SmartThinQ artificial intelligence platform, the company is focusing on creating a smart home automation ecosystem.


New 'budget' iPhone out of reach for average South Africans

Apple unveils three new smartphones, including the cheaper iPhone XR, which it hopes will draw more people to its brand.


Will edge eat the cloud?

Stratus Technologies delivers zero-touch computer platforms at the edge, specifically designed for IOT and requiring little or no IT support.