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Microsoft, Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and National Geographic offering $100 000 to save the planet

By Ryan Noik 15 July 2019

There is up to $100 000 (approx. R1.4 million) support being offered to those working on an artificial intelligence solution that is aimed to facilitating a sustainable future this month. FULL STORY >

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SingularityU South Africa launches forthcoming Joburg summit

By Ryan Noik 28 June 2019

At the launch event, held in Rosebank earlier this week, SingularityU South Africa unveiled six of the speakers that will be presenting at the forthcoming SingularityU Summit Johannesburg. FULL STORY >

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Electronic payments and Innovation: A deeper look with Cathie Wood

By Ryan Noik 20 June 2019

What is the mobile payment potential like in South Africa, and where should we look for innovation in that space? The CEO of the US-based Ark Invest, Catherine Wood offered her insight at the recent SingularityU Exponential... FULL STORY >

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SingularityU Exponential Finance Summit Interview with Cathie Wood: Why Bitcoin is set to be the cryptocurrency winner

By Ryan Noik 18 June 2019

One of the illuminating interviews to come out of the Singularity Summit, recently held in Cape Town, was with Catherine Wood, the CEO of Ark Invest. FULL STORY >

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Inaugural Exponential Finance Summit exceeds expectations

By Ryan Noik 5 June 2019

The inaugural SingularityU Exponential Finance Summit, which took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre on 29 and 30 May 2019 has by all accounts, been a resounding success. FULL STORY >

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SingularityU Exponential Finance Summit Part 2: Exonomics and exponential business models explored

By Ryan Noik 4 June 2019

With the foundation laid, the singularity and exponential growth explained, the exploration of the SingularityU Exponential Finance Summit turned to exonomics and how businesses can create value... FULL STORY >

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SingularityU Exponential Finance Summit Part 1: Setting the stage for the future

By Ryan Noik 31 May 2019

The inaugural SingularityU South Africa Exponential Finance Summit in Africa, held in Cape Town this week, was a tour de force of insight, futurism, perspectives on technology and finance and most of all, a... FULL STORY >

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Opinion- Ten emerging trends in HR will test practitioners’ ability to master technology and change

By Industry Contributor 22 March 2019

Human Resource professionals today have to cope with an evolving landscape where business and employee expectations are changing at a pace matched only be the march of technology. Brent Cairns,... FULL STORY >

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Half of travellers in South Africa now use voice search to research trips, reveals Travelport

By Press Release 21 November 2018

A new independent global study commissioned by Travelport, the leading travel commerce platform, has revealed travellers in South Africa (SA) are becoming increasingly digitally dependent when it comes... FULL STORY >

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Travelport Live: The impact of emerging technologies

By Ryan Noik 1 October 2018

At the recent Travelport Live conference held in Cape Town, one of the main topics was the influence that technology is having on all industries. Unpacking this in great detail was Mike Croucher, the general vice president of technical... FULL STORY >

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Travelport Live: Wave of change sweeping the world

By Ryan Noik 28 September 2018

If there were any doubts that emerging technologies are touching and influencing every sector of our lives, then the Travelport Live conference, held in Cape Town this week, thoroughly laid them to rest. FULL STORY >

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JSE Interview: Technology being used to grow an investment culture

By Ryan Noik 13 September 2018

Can technology, and renewed interest in emerging trends like cryptocurrency, counter an investment culture? Mpho Ledwaba, head of marketing at the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) believes so. FULL STORY >

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Accenture encourages equality in business at its Voices of Change conference

By Ryan Noik 3 August 2018

Ahead of Women’s Day next week, Accenture, along with Nedbank and Thomson Reuters, held a Voices of Change conference to explore equality, the challenges women face in the boardroom and why now is the time to level... FULL STORY >

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Steam's new content policy leaves the door wide open

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 7 June 2018

In what seems like drastic course correction, Steam updates its policies to limit only 'illegal' and 'trolling' content from its site. FULL STORY >

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Rush 2018 changing venue to Sun Area at Times Square in Pretoria

By Press Release 29 May 2018

Back for its second year, Rush 2018 has a new venue and new sponsor. FULL STORY >

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