Ndlovu Youth Choir opts for dotAfrica domain

Ndlovu Youth Choir opts for dotAfrica domain

Africa not only has talent but its open for business. That’s the message being conveyed to the world by the Ndlovu Youth Choir via its https://choir.africa/ online platform. “We congratulate the Ndlovu Youth Choir for representing the promise of the Bright...
Banks gear up to tackle financial crime

Banks gear up to tackle financial crime

A new independent survey by research firm Ovum on behalf of global analytic software firm FICO has found that most banks plan to integrate their fraud and financial crime compliance systems and activities in response to new criminal threats and punishing fines. Ovum...
The link between climate change and fires

The link between climate change and fires

Hot and dry. These are the watchwords for large fires. While every fire needs a spark to ignite and fuel to burn, it’s the hot and dry conditions in the atmosphere that determine the likelihood of a fire starting, its intensity and the speed at which it spreads....
Trickle-down effect drives sophisticated cyber-threats

Trickle-down effect drives sophisticated cyber-threats

By Kathy Gibson – The cyber-threat industry is a massive – and profitable – one and it’s getting more sophisticated thanks to a trickle-down effect of advanced nation state tools being made available to serious organised crime groups,...
AI increases skills gap, time to retrain staff

AI increases skills gap, time to retrain staff

In the next three years, as many as 120-million workers in the world’s 12 largest economies may need to be retrained or reskilled as a result of AI and intelligent automation. This is among the findings from a new IBM Institute for Business Value (IBV) study,...
What’s needed for Africa to leapfrog?

What’s needed for Africa to leapfrog?

Kathy Gibson is at the World Economic Forum on Africa in Cape Town – The next stage of digital innovation could come from Africa: the ingredients to create digital economies are all there and some key interventions could stimulate massive growth. This is the word from...