Tech and IT hacks you may not have encountered yet

Information technology can undeniably be a frustrating industry. This means that you should do everything you can to make it easier on yourself and those around you. This includes all hacks and tricks, no matter how strange since any of them could be useful. It’s important to try out the tricks yourself to see if they’re...

My customer-centric business strategies

Written by: Ivan Cheung   Many organisations talk about customer centricity in today’s market, but how many are able to fully embrace the concept? Placing the customer at the centre of your business seems like the most logical thing a corporation could choose to do. If you consider sales, reputation and growth for a moment:...

Armchair adventures: how virtual reality is wowing movie fans

Movie experiences are about to get hyper-realistic. Hollywood is embracing advances in Virtual Reality (VR) technology, with filmmakers using 360-degree video, 3D- environments, motion controlled chairs and more to pull movie fans into the heart of the action. Capitalising on successful films like Dunkirk and Spider-Man: Homecoming, VREs offer 360-degree experiences that bring stories to life. Upcoming...

Understanding Gartner’s top 10 strategic predictions for 2018

Research firm Gartner has long been an authority in evaluating the current technology landscape, and forecasting future trends. So when the company publishes its predictions for the coming year, companies around the globe should pay attention. That’s exactly what happened earlier this month, when forecasts that range from IoT to cryptocurrencies put entire industries on notice. Here...

Why reading sci-fi can help leaders innovate

Tech giants the world over are opening their doors to a new breed of consultant. Companies are increasingly hiring science fiction writers to help them expand their minds to greater possibilities. Rather than obsessing over industry white papers, the world’s leading companies are flipping through the sci-fi section to stay on top of their game–and...

Drone technology leading up to 2018

The millennial future is very different from how we thought it would go back in the 80s and 90s when everyone was dreaming of holograms and hover cars, but it’s by no means less advanced. There is a lot more wireless technology, and the combination of Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) is...