The Next Wave – TechCabal Photo by Jonathan Cooper on Unsplash August 8, 2021 The Next Wave provides a futuristic analysis of BizTech in Africa. This newsletter goes out every Sunday at 3 PM (WAT) and is written by TechCabal’s managing editor, Koromone, with support from TC Insights. Hey everyone, it’s Koromone. I have always been fascinated…

With cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin becoming increasingly popular, central banks across the world have been working towards developing digital currencies of their own. Only two countries have officially launched digital fiat currency. The Bahamas became the first in 2020 followed by China, which began issuing its digital yuan about three months ago. Other countries where trials…

Where does your enterprise stand on the AI adoption curve? Take our AI survey to find out. The health care industry is starting to adopt digital twins to improve personalized medicine, health care organization performance, and new medicines and devices. Although simulations have been around for some time, today’s medical digital twins represent an important…

Most companies accelerated their digital transformation plans in 2020. Now, it’s time to readjust to the new ‘new normal.’1 of 11 Credit: profit image via Adobe Stock Digital transformations continue, albeit not as originally planned. Before the pandemic, most companies had multi-year plans in place. However, in 2020, they were forced to become more digital…

Medical technology and pharmaceutical companies are transitioning beyond biopharmaceuticals, medical devices, and equipment to provide comprehensive patient care. The key is to support proactive, predictive, and personalized care delivery and management that is sustainable. This involves enabling better outcomes, improving patient and clinician experience in care pathways, reducing health-care costs, removing inefficiencies in workflows, and…