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Logistics made smart

Smart supply chains spell massive gains for the industry, but only when they are designed with the user in mind.


Backing African-baked innovation

In order for everyone to enjoy the benefits of digital innovation and the Fourth Industrial Revolution, we need to focus on the efficient utilisation of resources, says the CSIR’s Dr Fisseha Mekuria.

May 28, 2020

Little fish (with) in a big pond

Sanlam’s digital brand, Sanlam Indie, may have had a rocky start, but it has managed to acquire customers, scale its business and establish itself as a real insurance industry player.

Apr 21, 2020

From agricultural giant to tech top dog

Modern farmers need to embrace mechanisation to drive efficiency. John Deere wants to be the technology company that enables this new era of precision agriculture.

Mar 24, 2020

Journey to a digital future

Government has made some bold statements about how digital technologies will empower and enable South Africans, but what does a realistic picture for a digital government look like?


Parental guidance is advised

Getting online is easier than ever before, but what does this mean for young, impressionable users?


Tech meets design at Design Indaba 2020

Bringing together designers from a wide range of industries, tech intertwined with creativity at Design Indaba 2020.

Feb 25, 2020

Creating a digital future

The telecoms industry has had to change its approach, which, according to MTN SA’s CEO, Godfrey Motsa, isn’t necessarily a bad thing.

Dec 12, 2019

The business case for reskilling your workforce

There’s a fear that automation will steal workers’ jobs, so what can they do? And what should organisations do to ensure they’re not simply fuelling the unemployment statistics?

Nov 29, 2019

Targeting consumers in a fake world

As brands embrace hyper-personalisation, are they actually improving customer experience or losing the human touch?

Nov 26, 2019

Leveraging blockchain in your business

By providing a virtually tamper-proof way of safeguarding data and ensuring its integrity, blockchain has so many applications across a wide range of industries.


Huawei courts local software developers

It’s punting its own version of Google Mobile Services but this doesn’t mean Huawei is saying goodbye to Android.

Joanne Carew
ITWeb Cape-based contributor.

Joanne Carew is an ITWeb Cape-based contributor.