Robots revolutionise customer service

It may seem a contradiction in terms to use robotics to improve your customer service; after all, people want to deal with people. But it's being done and it's changing banking's entire client onboarding journey.

31 Aug

SAP's humanoid robot, Sophia, comes to SA

Known as the world's most advanced human-like robot, SAP's Sophia made its first local appearance at the SAP NOW conference this week.

Aug 14, 2018

Nedbank brings Plug and Play Fintech to SA

Nedbank's Disruption Agenda event is seen as an integral first step for opening a Plug and Play Innovation Hub in SA in 2019.

Aug 1, 2018

Tough lessons learnt from Nedbank's Pepper

Nedbank has encountered many unexpected technical glitches since launching SA's first humanoid robot, Pepper, in March.

Aug 1, 2018

Nedbank app integrates with SnapScan, Zapper

The bank now let users pay via its Money app at retailers that accept Snapscan, Zapper, or MasterPass, without having to download separate apps.


Pepper helps Nedbank lead in digital

Nedbank sees the humanoid robot as a digital ambassador that will showcase its latest technologies for clients.


Meet Pepper at Meeting of Minds: ITWeb AI 2018

Pepper, Nedbank's fully programmable humanoid robot, will attend Meeting of Minds: ITWeb Artificial Intelligence 2018, on 1 August.

Jul 18, 2018

Local farming start-up gains international attention

Cape Town-based Aerobotics secures its second round of funding from six investors, some based in Silicon Valley.

Apr 13, 2018

Sasfin introduces digital banking platform for SMEs

B\\YOND will make finance-related administration seamless, the financial services firm says.


Nedbank launches digital solutions for schools

The bank's digital solutions are designed to improve learning and facilitate financial transactions.

Mar 2, 2018

Nedbank pilots humanoid robot, Pepper

Pepper is the first humanoid robot to be deployed by a bank in SA, says Nedbank.

Feb 9, 2018

Uncle Sam wants you

Ripped jeans, ponytails, dev geeks - a disruptive, innovative and technical breed of test consultant is on the way...