Are cryptocurrencies the century’s biggest fraud?

As of 5 May 2020, Tether was the world’s most purchased cryptocurrency, with $56,16-billion in 24-hour trade volume. However, Tether did not appear in the list of top five cyptocurrencies by daily transactions in the same period, nor in the first quarter of the year....

Leadership and culture will determine readiness for the digital age

Digital transformation is a moving target – enterprises need to build a nimble organisation and a learning culture that can keep pace with technology, social and environmental change. By Anton Herbst, group strategy director at Tarsus Technology Group I ended my...

What gaming will look like post-pandemic

The Covid-19 lockdown has boosted user engagement with video games and e-sports, with increased revenues for several gaming companies and platforms during the pandemic. By Matthew Hall, product director of Rectron The global gaming profits far outstrip other...

Fixed wireless access unlocks a world of opportunity

5G networks are now being built out, with performance and capacity gains available to be tapped by new use cases. By Chafic Traboulsi, head of networks at Ericsson Middle East & Africa One of the first will be fixed wireless access (FWA). Around half of all...

Cloud and its role in business development

Cloud connectivity allows us to approach business activities differently. From managing data and operational processes more effectively to providing access to all areas of the business regardless of where they are. A solution that was once a luxury has now become a...

Why is it important for SMEs to protect IP?

Intellectual property is the life blood of any organisation. For small businesses – even more so. By Amir Kanaan, MD: Middle East, Turkey and Africa at Kaspersky A strategic handling of a company’s intangible assets – e.g. trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and...

How mobile tech drives physical retail sales

Retail sector investment into mobile apps and platforms has been accelerated by the global pandemic, writes Leon Coetzer, MD: UK of redPanda Software. There can be no doubt that the next era of retail success will be defined by the friction-free, or ultra-convenient,...

How continuous improvement can transform your business

Richard Branson knows a thing or two about ideas. One of his favourite quotes is from Alfred North Whitehead, the ground-breaking philosopher and mathematician: “Ideas won’t keep. Something must be done about them.” By Anna Chetty, strategic project manager at...