Emerging Technologies

The new Dell Latitude 7400 2-in-1 transforms the PC experience

Built for optimised portability, connectivity, performance and battery life, the Dell Latitude 7400 2-in-1 also features state-of-the-art data protection. [Local rep: DCC]


Nokia embarks on its second chapter

HMD Global counts the feature phone market as a critical part of the Nokia business, as the brand’s second chapter unfolds.


Ford moves to introduce self-driving vehicles by 2021

The car manufacturer is on a push to unveil its first fully autonomous vehicle in Europe and in US.


Tencent, BMW in self-driving car deal

The companies agree to work together on building the BMW Group China High Performance D3 platform for automated driving.


Industry challenges scrutiny of Facebook’s Libra, cryptos

The high-level attacks on Facebook’s Libra show there are a lot of misconceptions about digital currencies, say industry players.


SA loved FaceApp more than Mandela this week

The #Faceappchallenge frenzy hit SA this week, clocking 100 000 Google searches, although experts believe there may be risks.


SA academics help produce cheap solar energy via windows

The technology can be implemented in a building environment to meet the energy demands of the people inside, say the academics.


AI has arrived – and businesses should take advantage

With AI set to transform the way businesses operate, you can't afford to be left behind, says Jon Tullett, senior research manager for cloud/IT services, IDC.


University of Pretoria rewards students, staff for inventions

The university has 11 inventors who were granted a patent for more than one invention, and 50 inventors who were granted a patent for a single invention.


Keeping up with the modern customer

Businesses need to leverage technology to make customer experiences seamless across multiple touchpoints and allow them to have context-enriched conversations.


University of Pretoria principal wants varsities to drive 4IR

Professor Tawana Kupe believes universities must lead the charge in Africa’s fourth industrial revolution initiatives.