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Latest in automation technology goes on show in Johannesburg
Latest in automation technology goes on show in Johannesburg

Advanced automation solutions for every area of process control will go on show at the Africa Automation Fair and Connected Industries conference from 6-8 June 2017 at the Ticketpro Dome in North Riding

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 2 days ago

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#AfricaMonth: Sustainable food production requires digitisation of entire agri value chain

Fresh thinking is required to enhance agricultural production and provide food security for Africa's fast-growing population

2 days ago

Developed from NASA technology, SAM partners in-vehicle artificial intelligence (AI) with human support to help autonomous vehicles make decisions in unpredictable situations and build the knowledge of in-vehicle AI.
Cars are becoming life-saving smart

Autonomous driving technology is developing at a rapid pace. Business Insider's research platform has forecast that there will be around 10 million cars with various self-driving features on the road in the UK by 2020

By Mike Whitfield 2 days ago

DJI Goggles allows real-time drone footage, head motion control
DJI Goggles allows real-time drone footage, head motion control

The new DJI Goggles allow users to stream high-quality drone footage in real time, and lets them control the drone by simply moving their head

2 days ago

The benefits of machine learning for retail
The benefits of machine learning for retail

Machine learning will change the face of retail over the next few years

23 May 2017

Healthcare at the click of a button
Healthcare at the click of a button

E-health innovations have the potential to change the lives of millions of people on the continent

By Matthew Donen 23 May 2017

A heroic day for the Sandton SPCA
A heroic day for the Sandton SPCA

On a fund-raising initiative for the Sandton SPCA on Free Comic Book Day, Global Access helped spread information and knowledge around the SPCA using their interactive technology, Sensanetik

Issued by Global Access 22 May 2017

Five security trends to watch in virtualisation in 2017
Five security trends to watch in virtualisation in 2017

While virtualisation can improve IT agility and efficiency for a business, it also adds more layers of technology. Maintaining full visibility for each layer- and how they interact - can be a difficult task

By Vitaly Mzokov 22 May 2017

Execs considering blockchain in business plans
Execs considering blockchain in business plans

Eight out of 10 C-suite executives interviewed say they are investigating blockchain as a means of doing business, an IBM study shows

22 May 2017

Improve your Google Play store experience
Improve your Google Play store experience

The Google Play store is essential for downloading Android apps, however, without the right settings, it can be less enjoyable

20 May 2017

Robots, AI transforming future supply chain workforce
Robots, AI transforming future supply chain workforce

According to Kamendran Govender of Accenture Consulting, advances in automation are transforming the supply chain workforce of the future

19 May 2017

Unilever launches online gaming for graduate recruitment
Unilever launches online gaming for graduate recruitment

Unilever has launched a new online digital recruitment gaming feature for its graduate programme. It will select the best candidates based on results from a series of games taking no more than 20 minutes

19 May 2017

Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge finalists announced
Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge finalists announced

Facebook has selected 60 finalists for the Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge which recognises and rewards developers

19 May 2017

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Lions Innovation programme roars to the edge

Lions Innovation has released its programme of live tech demonstrations, immersive performances and the latest innovations in voice tech, bots, AI, IoT, AR and mixed realities

19 May 2017

Chantel Troskie, customer experience account manager at Oracle SA.
Get ready for the AI startup retail CX revolution

Virtual chatbots are becoming commonplace in the B2B marketing sector as well as for general online consumer shopping. Here's what else to expect from the AI retail startup boom

By Leigh Andrews 18 May 2017

England's emergency units open 'as normal' again after cyberattack
England's emergency units open 'as normal' again after cyberattack

Accident and emergency units in England were nearly back to normal after the last restrictions put in place following the global cyberattack were lifted

18 May 2017

Industrie 4.0 set to improve all processes, grow economy
Industrie 4.0 set to improve all processes, grow economy

Advanced automation can improve virtually any process, anywhere, and has the potential to grow the South African economy and create jobs

Issued by Reed Exhibitions 17 May 2017

Sygic, a GPS navigation software provider, launches its online maps for enterprise solutions
Sygic, a GPS navigation software provider, launches its online maps for enterprise solutions

Sygic Maps offers a set of powerful APIs and content services that let users compute routes online, optimise itineraries, embed maps on websites, search for places and more

Issued by Sygic 16 May 2017

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From pre-roll quickies to extended video views with WebAfrica

You may have already encountered WebAfrica's extended pre-roll YouTube ad. In total, it's 2 minutes 47 seconds of, well, skipping, but not in the way you usually associate ‘skipping' with ‘YouTube ads'

By Leigh Andrews 16 May 2017

Fabien Delanaud.
Bridging the digital divide in Africa

For many in developing markets, data remains a luxury and often agonisingly out of reach, even on mobile

By Fabien Delanaud 16 May 2017

Jonathan Lun wins SingularityU's Southern Africa Global Impact Challenge
Jonathan Lun wins SingularityU's Southern Africa Global Impact Challenge

Last week saw Jonathan Lun win the judges' vote at the final pitch event for the 2017 SingularityU Southern Africa Global Impact Challenge

By Jessica Tennant 16 May 2017

Volvo, Google partner for next generation connected cars
Volvo, Google partner for next generation connected cars

Volvo Cars and Google have partnered to develop the next generation in-car infotainment and connectivity solution

16 May 2017

Happy Wi-Fi makes happy guests
Happy Wi-Fi makes happy guests

For the hospitality industry, high quality, free Wi-Fi is now a must. if you're meeting the needs of tomorrow's guest or today's, you need to get your Wi-Fi into shape, now

By Riaan Graham 15 May 2017

Prioritising self-disruption
Prioritising self-disruption

The success of Facebook as an organisation has often left people pondering how it constantly inspires its employees to reinvent the social networking site

By Peter Alkema 15 May 2017

Namola security app helps Gauteng combat crime
Namola security app helps Gauteng combat crime

The launch of the Namola app took place late last week and was a showcase of how technology can be at the forefront of combating crime in South Africa

15 May 2017

The changing face of African construction
The changing face of African construction

The latest digital construction trends will be presented at the Digital Construction Expo on 23-24 May, Gallagher Convention Center, Johannesburg

Issued by BIM Institute 12 May 2017

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Blowing out the walls

Facebook's ambitions have set the company on a course to radically shift its standing from social media giant to futuristic innovation hub

By Gil Sperling 11 May 2017

Why you need to invest early in IoT
Why you need to invest early in IoT

As with all new technology, there is some reticence in business about the internet of things

By Max Makgoale 10 May 2017

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