Lack of internet access is affecting vaccine uptake among older and vulnerable populations. What steps should governments take to improve digital access?
Consumers have switched heavily to online purchases as a result of the pandemic. Research from PwC predicts the change in shopping behaviour will be permanent.
Expert Dorothy Neufeld has analyzed the 6 different waves of innovation, from water power in 1775 to robots and drones in 2020.
Smart contracts running on blockchains can unlock new ways to fight climate change and its impact. Here are 3 examples that showcase this new technology.
The map highlights thousands of the world’s most popular websites, like Google, Facebook, Youtube and Amazon by visualizing them as different “countries”.
On June 8, major websites across the world went down, without an immediate explanation. The outage can be put down to content delivery network, Fastly.
Research, published in the Public Library of Science, is the first to reveal some long-term trends in how businesses compete in the age of the web.
Absa was launched in Johannesburg in 2019 and has now been expanded to Cape Town. Absa Group’s vision is to produce 300 graduates a year, trained in cybersecurity.
Benjamin Kaveladze from California University reflects on how online communities affect young people, to determine if they're important places of support.
Advanced technology in smart cities can play a key role in managing efficient urban expansion, but interoperability and openness are essential for success.
COVID-19 has accelerated the use of IoT technologies, from contact tracing and fitness trackers to ‘smart homes’. But questions around governance remain.
Aizuwakamatsu in Japan has introduced an opt-in system for disaster alerts as part of an optional technology push to tackle social and economic issues.
Industrial clusters have a pivotal role in the transition to net-zero. We look at examples that leverage emerging technology to accelerate this transformation.
Open, interoperable standards for automation tools in industry can drive recovery.
IoT solutions can meet the challenge for food retailers to maintain the quality and safety of our food using the least amount of energy possible.