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Feb 13, 2020

Free global WiFi to revolutionise Internet access in Africa

As companies race to launch free worldwide WiFi, these projects are expected to solve global Internet access challenges, says trends analyst Dion Chang.

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 1, 2019

SA must get ready for the rise of hybrid jobs

Hybridisation is the next workforce frontier, as companies seek professionals with specialised cross-industry skills to spur innovation, says trends analyst Dion Chang.


Brands should be excited, and afraid, of the new-gen consumer

For marketers pondering who they should be trying to sell to, Dion Chang, the founder of Flux Trends, has the answer.


Obsessive selfie perfection leads to 'Snapchat dysmorphia

The rise of picture-perfect photo-editing apps and social media filters drives users to drastic measures to achieve the "perfect selfie" look, resulting in a mental disorder.

Jan 16, 2019

Global policy to spur 2019 digital innovation trends

Implementation of global government policies will stimulate developments in passenger drone services, facial recognition systems and biodegradable products.


Retail disruptors take risks on technology: report

Retail disruptors realise that technology is a strategic enabler for business and not just a cost to be managed, says a survey by Retail Systems Research.

Aug 16, 2017

Archer Digital introduces chatbot for contact centres

The cloud-based application enables contact centres to offer clients live two-way conversations via SMS, Facebook Messenger, Twitter and e-mail.

Jul 14, 2017

The disruptive forces changing the business world

Dion Chang, from Flux Trends, will be presenting at ITWeb's Inaugural Industry Tech Update 2017 in October.

Mar 22, 2017

'SA not too far from being cashless society'

South Africa's transition to a completely cashless environment could happen sooner than expected in the advent of growing technology payment solutions, says Flux Trends.

Nov 23, 2016

Online is the place to be on Black Friday

Huge sustained Internet traffic is expected this weekend on local e-commerce sites, as South Africans buy into the US Black Friday tradition.

Aug 17, 2016

New skill sets required to drive innovation

The rise of machines is changing how jobs are done and this requires new skill sets, says Flux Trends.

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