Embrace digital product management or risk disruption

Embrace digital product management or risk disruption

Technology and service providers (TSPs) that fail to embrace digital product management will be at strong risk of disruption within the next two years, according to Gartner. “Regardless of whether you are a software, hardware, solution or service provider,...
Retail industry largely non-compliant with security standards

Retail industry largely non-compliant with security standards

The global retail industry’s investments in cybersecurity are largely insufficient. This is according to the first-quarter Cyber Threat Insights by BDO’s International Cybersecurity Advisory Services, which indicates that the average cost of a cyber data...
Breakthrough in 3D magnetic interactions heralds new computer forms

Breakthrough in 3D magnetic interactions heralds new computer forms

A new form of magnetic interaction which pushes a formerly two-dimensional phenomenon into the third dimension could open up a host of exciting new possibilities for data storage and advanced computing, scientists say. In a new paper published today in the journal...
Short life-expectancy for today’s enterprise blockchain projects

Short life-expectancy for today’s enterprise blockchain projects

By 2021, 90% of current enterprise blockchain platform implementations will require replacement within 18 months to remain competitive, secure and avoid obsolescence, according to Gartner. “Blockchain platforms are emerging platforms and, at this point, nearly...
Autonomous robots race for Tuks honours

Autonomous robots race for Tuks honours

The annual Tuks Robot Race Day saw more than 70 autonomous robotic vehicles take to the track to compete for the top spot. Now in its seventh year, the event coordinated by the University of Pretoria’s Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information...
SANBS showcases life-saving drone

SANBS showcases life-saving drone

The South African National Blood Service (SANBS) and Western Cape Blood Service (WCBS) came together yesterday at the North Eastern Radio Flyers in Sandton to showcase how they intend to save more lives using drone technology. The TRON Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) is...