Tag Archives: AI

AI-Based Algorithm from Wits Tracks Chances of a COVID-19 Third Wave in SA

6 May

AI-based algorithim for third wave

As a service provider of online cloud backup, we often focus our attention on topics related to data. In this article, we would like to give a shoutout to a team that has developed an early detection system that helps to predict future cases of COVID-19. Enter the spotlight; our very own Wits University as […]

7 Technology Revolutions in 2021

30 Mar

technology revolutions

After living through ‘the year that wasn’t’, 2021 has to be the year of great things. Even if COVID-19 is still ravaging the world we have a handle on it now and, thanks to science and technology, we will get the better of it! As it turns out, nothing can stop the advancement of technology […]

AI vs. a pandemic – giving credit where credit is due

21 Jul

AI Corona tracing app

The time has come to both acknowledge and offer up a round of applause to the technological advancements the world has made. Right now, we owe a big thank-you to technology for aiding frontline workers in the fight against COVID-19. If you think about the world, way back in 1918, when the Spanish Flu wiped […]

Blame it on AI | Who or What is an ML Forensic or Ethics Investigator?

20 Aug

Blame it on AI

When AI (Artificial Intelligence) and ML (Machine Learning) hit the market and became all-encompassing, there was widespread interest from the consumer and business markets. Everyone wanted to get their hands on the latest AI and ML tech and for good reason. Unfortunately, that excitement and trust in the technology has quelled greatly as data breaches […]

Embracing AI in e-commerce – Solution or revolution?

8 Apr

embracing artificial intelligence

For some, AI (artificial intelligence) is exciting, but for others it’s downright scary. What people fear most about AI is that machines and programs can take over previously “human” tasks and the more they interact with humans, the more they learn and seemingly smarter they get. For those who understand AI, using it for e-commerce […]

Leveraging disruptive technology to better our world

24 Jul

Who says disruptive technologies have to be used individually? What about pairing them up to enjoy a plethora of benefits? There are 3 technologies that can be leveraged to make the world a better place for all. These three technologies are: Artificial Intelligence (AI) Virtual Reality (VR) Internet of Things (IoT) How can these technologies […]

Ai’s time is now – all the more reason not to be afraid of it

27 Feb

Artificial intelligence can best be described as magic…that’s how little people really know about it. Yet they fear it. The truth is that AI is not magic. It can’t be seen or touched, but it can be experienced. That’s what makes it the most interesting technological breakthrough in recent years.

Weirdly Wonderful Tech & Gadgets to Emerge From CES 2018

13 Feb

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which ran from the 9th to the 12th of January 2018, was a major success. The show is a global gathering place for all latest tech enthusiasts and industry leaders, and has been held annually for the past 50 years.