In a few years from now, cash may no longer exist. Instead, we might be using microchips in our hands which will communicate with a digital currency system. As humans, we want things (and processes) to become more uncomplicated. That is how we measure progress. Right now, technology facilitates economic activity but may soon supersede […]
This year may have felt like it was dominated by political shenanigans, but technology also had its wild ride. The USA vs Huawei A story that has persisted throughout the year is the heat around Huawei in the US. The Americans have stopped Huawei phones from being sold in their country because they say the
Did you know that there are still more than 700 million people in the world who live in extreme poverty? These people must scrimp, starve, and struggle to survive off less than $1.90 per day. By 2030, the World Bank estimates that more than 90 percent of those people will be concentrated in Sub-Saharan Africa.
How you can stop them from happening. Like a biological virus mutates – as technology advances so do the complexity of phishing and identity theft schemes. With major services adopting cloud technologies and storing private data online, anyone is vulnerable to hacking. To make matters worse, hackers continue to come up with some pretty creative
It’s not often that we readily endorse a product or company. However, when the nature of work they engage in is considered ground-breaking and has a positive impact on our lives – it most certainly warrants a mention. The rationale for considering such tech-driven projects as highly significant is neither due to ‘gut feeling’. Nor that
We end the year once more with trading: a topic that might not be directly tech-related. It, however, relies heavily on online technology to help with investments and therefore, is noteworthy. More and more millennials are getting into the habit of adopting get-rich schemes. You just have to look on Instagram and Twitter to see
It’s not often that we readily endorse a product or company. However, when the type of work they engage in is considered groundbreaking – and one with the potential to have a massively, positive impact on our livelihoods, it most certainly warrants a mention. The rationale for considering such tech-driven projects as highly significant is neither
We have barely scratched the surface with the Internet (from the early eighties) and it is already seemingly being threatened with the 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