Four technologies helping us to fight corruption

Corruption chips away at democracy to produce a vicious cycle, where corruption undermines democratic institutions and, in turn, weak institutions are less able to control corruption.       This is a fascinating report on corruption. It is impressive to see the correlation of poverty and corruption, lack of democracy and corruption, authoritarian regimes and […] Read more

Feb, 28, 2019


The Venezuelan Crisis with a technology silver lining

  This is what unchecked Socialism can do to a rich country!. Terrible to see so many Venezuelans leaving their country.     It used to be a great country.     Hyperinflation Hits 80,000% Per Year in 2018                       A silver lining in the […] Read more

Feb, 14, 2019


Building new software or systems to provide better services. R&D Tax Incentive.

                Australians: You are not dreaming. You are not hallucinating. This is what UK software companies get from Investing in R&D and Innovation. We wish!!!! In Australia, Software companies are under attack by the Government and AusIndustry because they Innovate.   Extract: Improve current systems to maximise the […] Read more

Dec, 10, 2018


How Google Posts Helps Your Business

Launched in June 2017, Google Posts includes a variety of content, from plain text and images to videos and events. This makes it perfect for sharing daily specials, highlighting your products and promoting upcoming events – all of which are great for connecting with users, in a unique way. Whether you want to attract new […] Read more

Jul, 23, 2018


The Future of Blockchain

  Think about a blockchain as a distributed database that maintains a shared list of records. These records are called blocks, and each encrypted block of code contains the history of every block that came before it with timestamped transaction data down to the second. In effect, you know, chaining those blocks together. Hence blockchain. […] Read more

Jun, 14, 2018


Data Harvesting: What you need to know.

 Data Harvesting: What you need to know.     In the new age of social media, data harvesting is the process of representing, analyzing, and extracting actionable patterns and trends from raw social media data. Social media data harvesting requires human data analysts and automated software programs to sift through massive amounts of raw social media data […] Read more

May, 16, 2018


Social Media Influencers

  Whether you love them or hate them, there is no getting away from so-called ‘influencers’. These shiny, happy millennials are the hottest trend in advertising since the advent of television. According to a recent study by US marketing and strategy firm The McCarthy Group, a massive 84% of consumers aged 35 and under do not […] Read more

Apr, 19, 2018


Artificial Intelligence vs Machine Learning – explaining the difference.

  Please see my article posted in Linkedin.                        

Mar, 21, 2018


New iPhones 8 and X and the effect they will have

The new iPhone X was unveiled last week with the expected amount of associated fanfare, offering ostensibly amazing features such as infrared facial recognition and wireless charging, among many other flashy tools that seemingly have the tech community buzzing. However, some consultants have stressed that, at a starting price of around $1000, Apple are effectively placing the new […] Read more

Sep, 18, 2017


Beyond the binary – Is sexism in IT as prevalent as ever?

Grace Hopper, one of the foremost innovators in computer science, was once quoted as saying, “A ship in a port is safe, but that’s not what ships are built for.” This sentiment can be applied to the current state of gender bias in IT and the associated dwindling numbers of women looking to similarly impact […] Read more

Aug, 17, 2017


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