Huawei projects digital economy to reach $23 trillion by 2025

May 29, 2018 2:01 pm0 comments
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by GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG – ARTIFICIAL intelligence (AI) could almost double the value of the digital economy to US$23 trillion by 2025 but a scarcity in talent worldwide might hamper this growth. This is according to research by Huawei, which projects the value of the digital economy could increase almost two-fold […]

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SA tech startups positioned for global impact

May 24, 2018 12:10 pm2 comments
Kwena Mabojta SAP University Alliances Next-Gen Lead for Africa IMAGE: GIFT NDOLWANE

by GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG  – FOLLOWING the local conclusion of a globally- prominent boot camp, some South African start-up companies are set to see their initiatives catapulted to the global scene and ultimately support the attainment of the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The boot camp has been held […]

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Africa’s first blockchain protocol re-imagines digital assets’ future

May 23, 2018 10:47 am0 comments
South African blockchain and cryptocurrency co-founders, Riccardo Spagni, Naveen Jain and Dan Teree

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – A CONSORTIUM co-founded by South African blockchain and cryptocurrency expert, Riccardo Spagni, has announced a new open source blockchain protocol specifically for digital assets. Tari, as the protocol is called, has the backing some of Silicon Valley’s leading venture capital funds, and is set to redefine […]

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