Category: Insights

How SMAC Can Drive Your Connected Consumers

The IDC CIO Summit, currently underway in Lagos, is focusing on how the next wave of social, mobile, analytics and cloud (SMAC) technologies will unleash innovation and productivity in the enterprise by delivering better employee and customer experiences. These technologies…
WannaCry Ransomware Infection Map – Africa

The is the Africa WannaCry Ransomware Infection Map courtesy of researchers are Check Point, a security researching firm. Check Point researchers have been investigating the ransomware campaign in detail since it was first reported. The researchers were able to track 34,300…
Google Moves From Mobile-First To AI-First Strategy

Search giant, Google, has announced a broad strategy which is going to be driven by machine learning  in its developer conference. Simply, the company is moving from  a “mobile-first” to an “AI-first” strategy, said chief executive Sundar Pichai in a…
McAfee Provides Guidance On Global Cyberattack WannaCry

McAfee, a leading global cybersecurity firm, shares  guidance on WannaCry, the global cyber ransom-ware. The  email is provided below:   Dear McAfee Customer, This past Friday we witnessed a coordinated global cyberattack known as WannaCry. It is one of the…
How Innovative Is Amazon Echo Show?

The Issue With Amazon’s Echo Show When I first saw the Amazon Echo Show I had two (negative) gut reactions This is not innovation! I hope this bombs because it’s just an IPad with voice control on a black box. If…
Elon Musk Is Africa’s Finest Export To America

There is no doubt – the finest technical mind in the world, in this generation, is Elon Musk. Yes, many pundits have labeled Elon Musk as our generation’s Thomas Edison. Apart from the physical similarities, few people are tackling challenges of the…