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As Your Car Becomes More Like an iPhone, Get Ready to Update its Software Regularly

By David Glance, University of Western Australia In response to millions of people fleeing Florida in the face of Hurricane Irma, Tesla has “flipped a...

What is Machine Learning?

by Ben Dickson This article is part of Demystifying AI, a series of posts that (try) to disambiguate the jargon and myths surrounding AI. I was...

4 South African AI Startups to Keep an Eye On

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is rapidly coming of age, as business leaders increasingly grasp the immense potential of “smart” machines and other innovations as catalysts...

Here are 5 South African IoT Executives You Need To Know

The IoT ecosystem is expected to experience the largest growth in the history of humankind. With a current market valuation of over $900 billion, both...

The Future of AI-powered Chatbots

by Ben Dickson Since their first appearance decades ago, chatbots have come a long way thanks to leaps in natural language processing and generation (NLP/NLG),...

The Rise in Internet Penetration Opens the Door for E-commerce in SA

By Vino Govender CM (SA) | DFA, Executive: Product Innovation and Marketing The closure of the 159-year-old "Harrods of South Africa" department store, Stuttafords, has...

Artificial Intelligence Researchers Must Learn Ethics

By James Harland, RMIT University Scientists who build artificial intelligence and autonomous systems need a strong ethical understanding of the impact their work could have. More...

South African Start-up Wants to Make Brand Management Easier on all Platforms

Entrepreneur Paula Sartini would love to see users of search giant Google and other platforms use her company’s solutions to make brand management easier...