How AI is deployed to fight against cybercriminals

How AI is deployed to fight against cybercriminals

In early 2020, cybersecurity experts warned that cyberattacks were becoming more sophisticated, with cybercriminals exploiting artificial intelligence to launch increasingly complex attacks, and the sensitive data of the healthcare sector becoming a growing target....
Use artificial intelligence to combat climate change

Use artificial intelligence to combat climate change

By Dr Mark Nasila* Recent reports from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) show that climate change is affecting every region of our planet and that some of the changes — such as rising temperatures and sea levels — can only be arrested, but are...
Why we can’t put off combatting climate change

Why we can’t put off combatting climate change

By Dr Mark Nasila* Climate change affects everyone everywhere, but it’s potentially even more devastating for those in emerging markets who are less prepared for calamities and ill-equipped to rebuild after them. It’s also a potential impediment to the progress that...
Featured scientist: Dr Sophie Marques

Featured scientist: Dr Sophie Marques

‘The role of abstract mathematics in solving large or day-to-day problems is usually not perceived by most. It is seen as too abstract. But when you build abstract mathematics, you build more than just a mathematical theory or proof; you construct a new way of...
Meet us at the World Science Forum in December

Meet us at the World Science Forum in December

Dear Associates and Friends of NITheCS, NITheCS continues to be involved with many important events that have both local and international reach. Among those is the World Science Forum 2022 (WSF) taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC)...