Banks are no strangers to controversy – we only get a glimpse of their colossal levels of errors of judgement during times like the great financial crash of 2008. Most big banks have a mandate (without your consent) to use funds deposited to trade and participate in complex and highly risky investments like stocks, currencies, […]
We have barely scratched the surface with the Internet (introduced in the early eighties) and it is already seemingly being threatened with competition. A possible replacement by a new phenomenon. Well, for lack of a better word, “replaced” has connotations of a dying internet. This is far from accurate. This new phenomenon – fostered by […]
The ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) as the name suggests is basically connecting as many devices online for them to communicate with each other. If you think that is a far-fetched concept it is nothing new – we have been using it since the advent of GSM, Infrared, GPS, GPRS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and other wireless connections. […]
The bizarre-sounding digital printing phenomena called 3D-Printing has been mulling around from the past. Recently, has been in the limelight; specifically in the press for the wrong reasons. Read about the new craze and get ideas for Xmas via 3D Copy and Paste!
One often hears the phrase “technology is your friend” To what extent the friendliness/support is, in being a most effective “companion” to assist you to cope with your daily activities or business plans depends on how you embrace it. Read more via Get more organised digitally!
There is a lot of banter, which is backed up by well-research papers on how Automation and Robotics (powered by machine-learning systems) will replace jobs in the manufacturing and labour-intensive industries. Blue-collar jobs are not the only ones however, that face imminent and progressive extinction. A recently survey report conducted by the World Economic Forum […]
Bitcoin (Crypto in general) is here to stay and every day, financial institutions, celebrities, and artists are endorsing it. It also has intrinsic value otherwise companies (incl. Microsoft) accepting it as payment for goods and services are either ballsy or just plain stupid! Read more via Food for thought…