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IoT startup using Artificial Intelligence to help grow South African avocados

Avocados are said to be among the most sensitive fruits to grow around the world. As such, SupPlant, an IoT startup, is using Artificial Intelligence to help grow South African avocados.

Technology trends that are likely to reshape the business landscape in 2019

A look at some of the technology trends that are likely to shape the business landscape during 2019.

Emerging technologies are forcing big companies to innovate

For big companies, the oncoming era will require new skill sets, technologies, alignments and business models.

IoT is a pre-requisite for enabling sustainable development

IoT and digitization enable us to efficiently and proactively address the sustainability challenges that are faced globally and in Afrika.

How digital disruption affects banks

It’s the age of The Internet of Things, and one of those "things" is banking. The rapid pace of technological evolution has created many super trends like cloud computing and big data analytics that have reshaped the business world, but have also turned an entire generation – Millennials,

The dangers of Internet connected toys for children

As Amazon releases an Echo Dot smart-home device aimed at children, it’s entering a busy and growing marketplace. More than one-third of U.S. homes with children has at least one “internet of things” connected toy – like a cuddly creature who can listen to and respond to a child’

Making an Internet of Intelligent Things work for Afrika

Late in 2016 Senegal’s Banque Regionale De Marches announced the launch of the eCFA Franc; a cryptocurrency for the countries of the West African Monetary Union – Senegal, Cote d’Ivoire, Benin, Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, Togo and Guinea-Bissau. This and similar innovations mark the coming of age of a