Archive for May, 2019

AI implementation projected to curb South Africa voting fraud

May 31, 2019 9:48 am28 comments
Artificial Intelligence (AI) to give credibility to South African elections

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa has been urged to implement artificial intelligence (AI) in upcoming elections to overcome the growing potential for human error. The call comes weeks after a general election that was marred by some irregularities. “In 2019, we should not be relying on ink to ensure the integrity […]

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Huawei mounts legal challenge against US ban

May 30, 2019 11:56 am20 comments
US courts

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – HUAWEI is challenging the constitutionality of some recent restrictions imposed on it by the United States. In line with a court scheduling order, a hearing on the motion is set for September 19. The technology firm on Wednesday filed a motion for summary judgment as part of the […]

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Embassy boom indicates Africa leapfrogs in tech

6:21 am20 comments
SU South Africa CEO Shayne Mann

from MTHULISI SIBANDA in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – THE unprecedented embassy-building boom in Africa is an indication the global community is positioning itself to make the most of the ability of the continent to leapfrog the rest of the world with innovation. This has been one of the prevailing themes at the SingularityU […]

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