We’re sitting at the Behaviour Tech event watching Yellowspot’s AI program called Sens determine Boris Johnson’s mood as he delivers his resignation speech. He always looked to me like a yellow Orangutan; one that didn’t quite make it to the traditional flaming orange hue due...

Don’t get me wrong; the title of this piece is more of a ‘note to self.’ I realise not everyone is as in the dark as I am about what’s happening in the gaming industry, but even for those in the throes of it all,...

We had an amazing and diverse mix of female AI specialists speak at our AI Trends event - from Africa to China and back again, here are a few takeaways worth pondering over. Catherine Stretton, Chief Digital & Innovation Officer, Deloitte Africa Presenting Deloitte Africa’s tech trends...

When you’re attending a Data Masterclass, you better bring your A-brain game, because if, like most of us, you think ‘data science’ is just collecting a bunch of information and then learning something cool about it, you’ve just barely scratched the surface.   The unusual global pandemic...

Global bike brand Specialized's Bobby Behan and Strove's Sales and Business Development Manager Joshua Fillmore talked to Innovation City MD Michelle Kleu about all things sports tech at Innovation City at our event on Thursday 9th June:  Bobby Behan, Specialized  Innovation City co-founder Stephan Ekbergh says entrepreneurs...

Neil Schreuder, Chief Strategy Officer of the Shoprite Group and MD of ShopriteX, the Shoprite Group’s tech and innovation hub, calls the team 'humble baked beans salesmen,' but the group’s impressive stats say otherwise: Shoprite has become Africa’s largest retailer worth R168bn, with 1.12bn customers...

There’s no doubt that tech is changing the world at a rapid rate. Future careers, across all disciplines, are more and more reliant on computer-based skills, while skills in data science in particular, are scarce and currently in high demand.    Last year, the South African Basic...

In February 2022, South African meal kit delivery startup UCOOK was fully acquired by Silvertree Holdings in a deal worth R187 million (US$12.3 million). Founded six years ago on borrowed money from family and operating from a garage in Newlands, this dinner kit delivery service...

I sit at the door of my daughter’s room watching her click away at the speed of light on her laptop. She has headphones on, and every once in a while lets out a giggle. Nothing wrong with this picture except it’s Friday night, she’s...