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How to implement Data governance in a practical way, the final advisory in this series.

26 Sep 2021 3 minute read 1 comment RobGraeme

This is the final advisory in my series about "becoming a Data Driven Decision making Business" and hopefully you have been able to glean some practical advice and tips on how to address your businesses Data sprawl and management challenge. In this a...

The next stage in the Data journey while transitioning into a Data driven decision making organisation

13 Sep 2021 5 minute read 0 comments RobGraeme

As promised this is the next post in my series of becoming data driven in decision making regardless of the nature of your business. It has been proven time and time again that businesses which are making decisions based on good data or good quality...

The Challenges of Becoming a Data Driven Organization and How to Overcome?

13 Sep 2021 5 minute read 0 comments RobGraeme

In my previous post around becoming a data driven organization I explained how doing so can be of immense benefit to any organization. It enables far better decision making at all levels of your business. Having said that it is a very challenging pro...

Top 7 Artificial Intelligence & Big Data Tokens

21 Jun 2021 6 minute read 0 comments Heath Muchena

The Graph (GRT) A decentralised protocol whose core function is to index and query data from blockchain networks such as Ethereum and IPFS, The Graph makes possible the querying of data that would otherwise be quite cumbersome to query directly. Esse...

Using cloud, data encryption technologies within media environments

6 Jun 2021 6 minute read 2 comments Heath Muchena

Craig Ruurds, CTIO of South Africa’s leading streaming service delivery company KwikTec, explores innovation processes that ensure secure delivery of IT infrastructure and application solutions  As enterprise demand for product marketing and service...

What is your price?

27 Jan 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Jandmade

Today I received a promotional email from an online gambling and betting platform. In the mail they offered me a few free games in the slots of the platform in exchange for providing my data and confirming it by means of an image of my current person...

Top Things You Should Know About Ocean Protocol (OCEAN)

10 Nov 2020 7 minute read 7 comments MuyAsk

Hey guys :) I’m back with another comprehensive Q&A piece, this time for the decentralized data exchange protocol – Ocean Protocol (OCEAN). Ocean Protocol aims to unlock user data, so it can be used productively rather than simply stored by huge corp...

Could Your Face Be a Ticket to Enter and Your Form of Payment?

18 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments FinRev

Facial recognition technology has been floating around, loosely adopted, since the early part of the last decade.  Among its popular use cases today is in mobile phones and gadgets as a way for users to conveniently unlock their device. (Though plent...

Keeping up with Quantopian’s John Fawcett

23 May 2020 4 minute read 0 comments FinRev

Last December, I had the chance to sit down with John Fawcett in a Boston coffee shop soon after his company, Quantopian, announced its shock-and-awe Series C. That round had been led by Andreessen Horowitz and included a host of top VCs, along with...

The Road to Digital Freedom and Online Privacy.

11 May 2020 22 minute read 9 comments BQreus

Well, almost. If you’re reading this, you’re probably one of those people who don’t like Big Tech (Google, Apple and Microsoft being the most prominent) very much or at least give alternative Technologies a shot. Good for you, you still have an open...