Entering a brave new world for software developers

Software developers are in the enviable position of having the power to shape the future. This is according to software expert Cliff de Wit, who says it’s an exciting time to be in the industry, but also a time for reflection on the ethics and responsibilities...
Review: Learn to code with Grasshopper

Review: Learn to code with Grasshopper

Grasshopper is a beginner’s coding app developed by Area 120 (Googles’ in-house incubator for experimental projects). We reviewed this app, and found it fun, informative and easy to use. Grasshopper is available on Google Play and the App Store for free, making it...

Ever considered a career in testing?

While technical skills are a prerequisite if you are an IT product, solution or system tester, a broader skill set is required if you want to be truly successful. According to Mandla Mbonambi, CEO of Africonology, many people mistakenly think of testers as technical...

Professional product managers deliver agility

The only way to achieve the promise of business agility is to adopt the speed of business encompassed in the ongoing experimentation, mobility of roles, and the ability to flexibly assign people and other resources so critical to success. But that’s never going...

Office changes entice users to cloud

South African ICT resellers will benefit from a streamlined stock-keeping unit (SKU) for the on-premise edition of Microsoft Office following the launch of Office 2019 on 2 October. Microsoft is releasing only a single SKU for the product that will support both Mac...

The testing of things

Has anyone thought about what happens after all the devices are connected to the Internet of Things (IoT)? By Mandla Mbonambi, CEO of Africonology Is your business driving change or being driven by it? This is the question that should be powering your business mindset...