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University of Pretoria opens Future Africa campus

The research institute will bring together global researchers and leverage innovative technologies to address societal challenges in Africa.


Microsoft SA unveils policy innovation centre

The new facility looks to bring together various stakeholders to share experiences and best practices to foster innovative policy dialogue.


SA universities must lead Industry 4.0 curriculum

Minister Naledi Pandor wants to see more higher learning institutions offer education courses that speak to the fourth industrial revolution.


Fake videos bring a new era of fake news

Fake videos created using Deepfake AI-based software up the fake news stakes and herald a new method of cyber bullying.


Understanding the disruptive power of technology

Disruptive technology enables the novel application of tech fusions to solve human, society and business needs, says University of Pretoria's Aurona Gerber.


Mobile tech tracks lions on the loose

The University of Pretoria-led pilot study utilises cellphone-based technology to improve human-lion co-existence in rural African communities.

Feb 28, 2019

The best IT managers alleviate work-related stress

If your organisation's talented IT staff can't handle the heat, you may need to hire better IT managers. Here's why.


Making sense of the fourth industrial revolution

The fusion and integrated use of disruptive technologies will enable change for Industry 4.0, say two University of Pretoria professors.

Oct 23, 2018

Struggling with social technologies?

Five practical steps to building an engaging user community.

Aug 28, 2018

How to prevent a mass exodus of IT talent

Here's how to mitigate unwanted collective turnover and manage IT talent retention during the reorganising of your IT unit.

Aug 7, 2018

Tuks to groom tech-skilled entrepreneurs

The University of Pretoria's new innovation hub will promote tech entrepreneurship at an academic level, in an attempt to address SA's unemployment challenge.

May 29, 2018

MultiChoice, university in deal to boost AI skills in SA

The partnership will see MultiChoice sponsor a research chair of machine learning at the University of Pretoria.

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