One small step for a man: a pinnacle of human achievement

One small step for a man: a pinnacle of human achievement

Saturday 20 July marks 50 years since humans first walked on the surface of the moon, an achievement that defined the scientific endeavours of the 20th century. On 20 July 1969, after a landing that included dodging a lunar crater and boulder field just before...
In SA, just about everyone is hustling ..

In SA, just about everyone is hustling ..

.It’s official: more and more South Africans are holding down more than one job. This is one of the findings from Henley Business School Africa’s “What is the Future of Work in South Africa?” report, examining the side hustle economy. The study...
Jozi tops in Africa for women entrepreneurs

Jozi tops in Africa for women entrepreneurs

Even though it dropped slightly in rankings in Dell Technologies’ Women Entrepreneur Cities Index, Johannesburg is still among the top 50 cities that support women entrepreneurs. The city’s position at 36 is more indicative of the increasing competition to...
50 years ago Apollo 11 blasted off for the moon

50 years ago Apollo 11 blasted off for the moon

3 … 2… 1 … we have a lift-off! Fifty years ago today (16 July 1969), three astronauts blasted off from the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida and became the first human beings to land on the moon and return home safely. The Apollo 11 space vehicle was...
Get ready for a boom in AI projects

Get ready for a boom in AI projects

Organisations that are working with artificial intelligence (AI) or machine learning (ML) have, on average, four AI/ML projects in place, according to a recent survey by Gartner. Of all respondents, 59% said that they have AI deployed today. The Gartner “AI and...
Police, politicians perceived to be most corrupt

Police, politicians perceived to be most corrupt

More than half of all citizens surveyed in 35 African countries think corruption is getting worse in their country – and a massive 59% of people think their government is doing badly at tackling corruption. The largest and most detailed survey of citizens’...