Samsung debuts ‘next-level’ AI bots at CES

At CES 2021, Samsung Electronics showcased the role AI is capable of playing in a user’s home.


Hyundai to acquire SoftBank’s robotics firm

The South Korean vehicle conglomerate looks to spearhead innovation in future mobility by acquiring 80% of US-based Boston Dynamics.

Oct 15, 2020

AI tech enables robots to feel pain, stitch their wounds

Researchers from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, develop a way for robots to have the AI to recognise pain and self-repair when damaged.

Sep 23, 2020

Automation requires upskilling as much of the workforce as possible

A look at what goes into the making of a successful automation journey and the outcomes businesses can expect to achieve, particularly when it comes to the workforce.

Jul 13, 2020

Enterprise 5.0: The quantum leap business must make after COVID-19

To leverage fourth industrial revolution technologies to the fullest, companies have to look beyond technology to include the human element.


Back to school: Robotics, coding curriculum pushed back

The education department stalls on coding and robotics curriculum, planning to kick-start the pilot only at the beginning of the second term.


SA’s answer to 4IR will be shaped by proactive policy development

While AI is a potential driver of future employment, this is hindered by government’s reactionary approach to developing policy that speaks to the adoption of new tech.

Oct 10, 2019

Robotics and you

Cobots will become the friendly face of workplace automation, actively designed and marketed as a partner that will work alongside us.


Coding, robotics curriculum to go live in January

The Department of Basic Education will trial the curriculum starting January 2020, in Grade R-3 and Grade 7.

Aug 23, 2019

The fourth industrial revolution is on our doorstep

Organisations are implementing robotics and IA programmes, but their ROI is being affected as little attention is given to processes, practices, people and company culture, says Seugnet van den Berg, a founding partner at Bizmod Consulting.

Aug 1, 2019

Building an AI-powered organisation

Johan Steyn, portfolio lead at IQBusiness, joins other influencers who wil be speaking at the ITWeb AI 2019 event.

Apr 11, 2019

eBook: Is your network geared for the digital world?

Dimension Data eBook unpacks why building a digital business on a solid network infrastructure is crucial.

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