Home Innovation & Technology

Innovation & Technology

MUST READ


Not on my watch


 

The flurry of smartwatch purchases during Black Friday had me scratching absent-mindedly on my wrist searching for my Fitbit. I had stopped using my Fitbit due to a snapped band. The band is regrettably is almost irreplaceable – a really silly design flaw! Needing another watch, I started investigating what to buy and what value […]

We’ve had robot workers for years, it’s time to focus on their humanity


 

If you analyse the work most knowledge workers perform, it is repetitive. The decisions they have to make, and the actions they take are prescribed to them. Someone in the business has already worked out what they need to do and documented it in some product, policy, or process manual. Their job is not to […]

Start up, go global, get paid – all with crypto


 

I have seen it time and time again: smart, young African entrepreneurs, who have the potential to turn their independent online businesses into the next big thing, being held back by fears of uncertainty and failure. Whenever I speak to young entrepreneurs about the challenges they face, the same questions always come up; how do […]

INNOVATION

We’ve had robot workers for years, it’s time to focus on...

If you analyse the work most knowledge workers perform, it is repetitive. The decisions they have to make, and the actions they take are...

EDUCATION

The assassination of Soleimani has a huge cost for America

Despite conflicting official statements by the Trump administration about the reason behind its decision to target Iran's most celebrated military official, the U.S. is adamant...

ECONOMICS

Young wealthy people are ditching philanthropy for impact investing

Traditionally, when high net-worth individuals (HNWIs) want to make a difference in the world, they put their money into philanthropic endeavours. But philanthropy has...