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WhereIsMyTransport ready to digitally map Africa

WhereIsMyTransport ready to digitally map Africa

Public transport data and technology firm secures US$1.85-million funding.

Malawi embraces data to bolster health systems

Malawi embraces data to bolster health systems

Consortium to implement US$10-million backed Kuunika Data Use Interventions project.

High demand for tech skills as African cities smarten up

High demand for tech skills as African cities smarten up

Data scientists, analysts and cloud specialists sought-after as market pushes for open IOT ecosystem on the continent.

Liquid Telecom deploys first IOT service in Kenya

Liquid Telecom deploys first IOT service in Kenya

Air quality censors to map pollution across the East African country.

MTN SA, Huawei launch connected animal solution AfricaCom 2018

MTN SA, Huawei launch connected animal solution AfricaCom 2018

Solution is being trialed by local livestock farmer Ntuthuko Shezi, founder and CEO of Livestock Wealth.

Taxing robots is a bad idea

Taxing robots is a bad idea

Imposing a tax on robots will not offset the social costs implied by automation, according to the Department of Science and Technology.

Oracle customers can test emerging tech in new innovation hub

Oracle customers can test emerging tech in new innovation hub

Oracle is opening a new innovation hub in Johannesburg next week for customers to experiment with emerging tech.

AI will remain at the core of digital business – Gartner

AI will remain at the core of digital business – Gartner

Global research and analysis firm outlines top ten trends expected to significantly impact infrastructure and operations in 2019.

SAS' grip on analytics safeguards market appeal

SAS' grip on analytics safeguards market appeal

Growing influence of AI, IOT, cloud and big data has made company's value proposition more relevant.

AI not a priority for Africa’s commercial airlines industry

AI not a priority for Africa’s commercial airlines industry

Industry considered reactive and generally apprehensive over emerging disruptive tech, including AI.

Data-driven AI will force society to adapt

Data-driven AI will force society to adapt

Being better at inventing stuff than using it is a lousy strategy says SAS.