US takes step backward in Internet privacy

The U.S. Senate has recently made it legal for service providers to collect information about their subscribers and possibly sell it it third parties. There are still however ways to stay private online and MARTY P KAMDEN, CMO of NordVPN, offers some tips.

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IBM makes quantum leap

IBM recently announced its initiative to build commercially available universal quantum computing systems. The “IBM Q” quantum systems and services will then be delivered to users via the IBM Cloud platform.

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Kaspersky launches IoT OS

Kaspersky Lab has launched KasperskyOS, a specialised operating system designed for embedded systems with strict cybersecurity requirements.

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Tyre of the future rolls in

At the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show, Goodyear unveiled what the tyre of the near future could look like. The IntelliGrip Urban is a concept tyre designed for future-generation autonomous electric ride-sharing vehicles in urban areas.

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US takes step backward in Internet privacy

The U.S. Senate has recently made it legal for service providers to collect information about their subscribers and possibly sell it it third parties. There are still however ways to stay private online and MARTY P KAMDEN, CMO of NordVPN, offers some tips.

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-March 27th, 2017

IBM makes quantum leap

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IBM recently announced its initiative to build commercially available universal quantum computing systems. The “IBM Q” quantum systems and services will then be delivered to users via the IBM Cloud platform.

-March 27th, 2017

World of Why at Rand Show

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This year’s Rand Show will see the introduction of the Wonderful World of Why, a series of interactive science workshops designed for kids to immerse themselves in science and technology experiments.

-March 24th, 2017

AppDate: Apple brings Clips to video

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In his latest AppDate, SEAN BACHER features Apple Clips, Bidvest Snappdrive, Shazam with AR, Facebook Messenger Lite, and StockupApp.

-March 24th, 2017

Time for infinity recycling

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Infinity recycling – an idea produced by circular economy thinking may just become the norm, especially as our economy is run by a ‘take-make-dispose’ approach that generates a huge amount of waste, writes TIM PLENDERLEITH of Aurecon.

-March 24th, 2017

AI will be like R2-D2, not Terminator

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As artificial intelligence continues to capture the imagination of the tech and mainstream media, Forrester’s new AI TechRadar report for customer intelligence professionals (CI) takes a pragmatic view of what it can do for business in the future.

-March 23rd, 2017

Digital gives us time to think

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Just as mechanical muscle lowered the demand for physical labour, today’s technology is reducing the demand for human intervention, and opening up more opportunities for people to think, writes LENORE KERRIGAN, Country Manager, OpenText Africa.

-March 23rd, 2017

Facebook intros Messenger Day

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Facebook has introduced Messenger Day, a new way to share your day’s events through videos and images. After 24 hours, the post disappears, allowing one to create a new one. STAN CHUDNOVSKY, Head of Product for Messenger, explains how it works.

-March 23rd, 2017

Tyre of the future rolls in

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At the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show, Goodyear unveiled what the tyre of the near future could look like. The IntelliGrip Urban is a concept tyre designed for future-generation autonomous electric ride-sharing vehicles in urban areas.

-March 23rd, 2017

SA still not ready for threat to private data

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Digital businesses need to adopt a more proactive approach to cyber-security that entails a better understanding of the risks. This is according to LUSHEN PADAYACHI, Head of Security, BT in Africa.

-March 22nd, 2017

Resilience is the new cyber security

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Cyber security used to be all about prevention, but as breaches become a matter of when rather than if, the new watchword is resilience, writes ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK.

-March 22nd, 2017

DevOps: new business wave

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DevOps, a new business approach has proven that it can benefit a company's product lifecycle, competitive advantage and its ability to meet customer requirements, writes DAVE BLAKEY, CEO at Snapt.

-March 22nd, 2017

Apple launches new iPad 

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Apple this week announced its new 9.7-inch iPad, featuring a Retina display and using the recently developed A9 CPU.

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Movie of the Week

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John Wick: Chapter 2

Legendary hitman John Wick is forced back out of retirement by a former associate plotting to seize control of a shadowy international assassins' guild. Bound by a blood oath to help him, John travels to Rome where he squares off against some of the world's deadliest killers.

Video of the Day

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Created by gamers and tested by a team of world-class racing drivers—including two-time Le Mans winner Tommy Milner, Audi factory driver René Rast, stunt driver Ben Collins (Skyfall, Doctor Strange), and Rallycross and sim racing champion Mitchell DeJong—Project CARS 2 continues to be the choice for the world’s best Esports drivers and teams while delivering the full spectrum of motorsport racing for all levels of racers.

Product of the Day

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iPhone 7 and 7 Plus RED

Apple has announced the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus RED Special Edition smartphones that come in a vibrant red aluminium finish. This is in recognition of more than ten years of partnership between Apple and (RED). Every purchase of a RED iPhone contributes directly to the Global Fund to fights AIDS. The special edition RED iPhone will be available to order online worldwide and in stores from tomorrow.