The role of a chief information officer: more than just tech

The chief information officer’s role has become more important, but even a CIO can’t always keep pace with change

How Dyson reinvented the hairdryer

The great British inventor has rejuvenated a host of otherwise humble household objects

Younger employees are now looking for more

Engaging the hearts and minds of employees is becoming more important – and a new index can help

SA’s flourishing gaming scene

The local gaming scene is flourishing, creating career opportunities undreamt of a generation ago

Hold off on buying foldable phones – for now

Foldables are the most exciting devices to come out of the mobile technology sector in years. But they just aren't ready for market

Tech tools to empower people

A movement called civic tech uses technology to make it easier for people to access information and services

Cloud computing grows in SA

Microsoft opens two data centres in SA while Standard Bank and TymeBank embrace Amazon Web Services

Celebrating Nokia

From an early mobile social network to high-megapixel cameras, Nokia was deeply innovative in its prime

Thin end of a desirable wedge for laptops

Their slim profile can make them hard to notice, but laptops are alive, kicking and getting more and more powerful

Will the cellphone really kill the camera store?

Cellphone cameras can now take amazing photos, but if you want to create an image rather than capture it, there’s still the traditional camera

Why copyright laws are under fire

New EU laws ‘to protect content creators’ have united consumer activists and tech firms in an unlikely alliance against the contentious changes

Full-service connectivity comes to Cape Epic

How Dimension Data has partnered with the Cape Epic to provide full-service connectivity over the entire area of the race

New holographic headset impresses

A new holographic headset and an image sensor are evolving what we understand computers to be in the cloud computing era

Experience Cape Town in virtual reality

Cape Town is using headsets that enable visitors to experience Table Mountain and other wonders in virtual reality mode

How Huawei won the PR war at Barcelona congress

The advent of new 5G technology dominated MWC Barcelona, while SA’s Rain announced the continent’s first 5G network

A church dedicated to worshiping artificial intelligence?

Some believe artificial intelligence will soon be smarter than humans, and this has even been made the basis of a new religion