MIT comes to WIts U
Wits University, in conjunction with MIT Sloan School of Management, has opened applications for teams interested in participating in the MIT Global Start-up Labs Programme.
SA behind in SDN
Software Defined Networks is taking the world by storm as organisations seek greater control over their data centre. However, research has shown that South Africa is behind the adoption curve, writes JOHAN DE VILLIERS, Managing Director, First Technology.
Robot kits come to SA
Young engineers’ dreams to create, programme and control their own robotic creations are about to come true as Gammatek will distribute robot kits from Ubtech Robotics.
Robocar debuts in Paris
Roborace this weekend showed its self-driving Robocar on the city streets of Formula E’s Paris ePrix, making it the first driverless car on the streets of Paris.
Dashcams can change insurance
Insurance providers in some countries incentivise motorists who drive vehicles fitted with a dash cam. LIZETTE ERASMUS, Insurance Expert at IntegriSure, debates whether dash cams can play a bigger role in the local short term insurance industry.
Why remote working is a must for SA
Construction in Sandton and Fourways, gridlock in Cape Town are all factors building a strong case for companies to embrace remote working. But is your business geared to make the move and if not what can you do to make it so.
Half of SA corporates vulnerable to ransomware
There is a perception amongst businesses that their company’s security is good enough to stand up to the numerous threats like the WannaCry ransomware that hit businesses globally this past week, however this is not the case.
World’s most snapped sites: Table Mountain sneaks in
New pan-global research has revealed the top 30 most photographed landmarks worldwide – a list topped by The Eiffel Tower and including Alhambra, The Colosseum, The Burj Khalifa and Big Ben. Table Mountain sneaks in at number 28.
Cars soon smart enough to make life-saving decisions
As the autonomous car gets closer to becoming a reality, MIKE WHITFIELD, MD at Nissan South Africa, believes that they will also be smart enough to make life saving decisions without human intervention.
Microsoft opens two data centres in South Africa
Data centres in Johannesburg and Cape Town mark the beginning of the software giant's direct data presence across the continent.