3 results for tag: Industrialisation


Robots – The Unfair Advantage.

Yesterday evening a friend invited me to a very interesting meetup of artificial intelligence or also known as AI. I have looked into some of the automation systems used by google and have myself built a basic robot. link here. The initial lecture was an intriguing discussion on how our artifi...
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April 26, 2018

I want to buy me some land..

"I want to buy me some land..". This a continuous joke between myself and good friend of mine. Say this is South Texan accent and you got the gist of it! In South Africa however, land is huge issue. Generations of Africans have had the land take away from them through Apartheid or feel the cost of land now is prohibitively high as economic rents take advantage of premium land close to highly developed areas. Much like playing the game of monopoly, the lucky incumbents exploit their position and slowly annex smaller or less valuable properties from the other players. This argument has come to head now with the still leading political party in ...
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March 6, 2018

The 5th Industrial Revolution and People Strategy

Recently I attend I attended the Science Forum South Africa in Pretoria. I only attended the one day because in the choas of having my computer crash and being without a smartphone in a while, I lost track of my events. Something I have been struggling to do since I have been focussing on tasks that don't require a calendar. But we will discuss this another day. What I really enjoyed about the forum was how accessible it was. It was almost like science itself was trying to tell the world, hello, here I am. Come and see me! What caught my attention though after attending a few sessions were quite a few people were talking about the current ...
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December 12, 2016