Category: Information Technology

An investor state of mind

As an Arsenal Football Club fan, one has the natural tendency to follow the progress of both present and past players of the revered North London title-winning institution. The prestige of playing for the club comes along with all the bell and whistles required to make life living in the small yet expensive hub city

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Rise of the machines

As a young man born in and living in Pretoria South Africa, multi-billionaire Elon Musk, who is better known for pioneering the battery-operated motor concept, was shunned by the Industrial Development Corporation several times. His innovative ideas were denied financial backing so he moved to the USA for better support. The rest as we all

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One tool to serve them all

  When working in specifically the retail, finance, and manufacturing (sales) industry, one often comes across an unavoidable tool namely: customer relationship management or what is abbreviated to CRM. Now what really astonishes me is when people ask how a CRM can help their business. Often one gets asked what CRM stands for or even

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Connect with the world faster

It is quite hard to understand why anyone would bother to ask (sometimes silly) questions these days when answers lie within the tips of our fingers – literally. Back in the day, we used to have the ordained task of trekking to school or public libraries, or in some cases, rely on the (often egoistic) local

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The not-so mysterious world of cryptocurrency

Billionaire investor Warren Buffet once correctly referred to financial derivatives as “weapons of mass destruction” and warned that they are detrimental to the global economy and financial markets.  They have a way of creating something supposedly of intrinsic value out of nothing – that is as dangerous as propaganda that leads to conflict or promotes

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