For this week’s tech recap, we look at: Software Development in 2022, AI with a purpose, Twitter CEO Resignation, Tech Career Moves

software developmentSoftware Development and AI have the power to influence and change many factors in our lives – especially when we take time to foster talent in the tech space and invest in innovation.

Artificial intelligence can dramatically improve the efficiencies of our workplaces and can augment the work humans can do.

In this week’s recap, we take a look at Software Development in 2022, AI with a purpose, Twitter CEO Resignation and Tech Career Moves.

Software development will adapt to a new normal in 2022

During the pandemic, the rules of software development were rewritten. As organizations pivoted to new digital business models and offerings, development teams faced continued pressure to quickly deliver new digital capabilities and create more dynamic and anticipatory experiences for customers than ever before.

For the most part, developers rose to the challenge, but those higher expectations will persist into the year ahead — and likely well beyond it.

So, how will developers meet these rising expectations in 2022?

Read more here.

South African data scientists and using AI to solve real world problems:

South African crowd-solving start-up ‘Zindi’ is building a community of data scientists and using AI to solve real world problems.

Zindi is all about using AI to solve real world problems for companies and individuals. And the South Africa-based crowd-solving startup has done that over the last three years they have been in existence.

Tech News Update: Jack Dorsey is stepping down as CEO of Twitter

Jack Dorsey, the cofounder and public face of Twitter, will step down from his role as CEO, effective immediately, the company announced Monday. Dorsey will remain a member of Twitter’s board until at least next year.

Dorsey has been CEO of Twitter since 2015, presiding over a rocky but relatively successful run for the company. During the past couple years, Twitter has started to rapidly roll out new products and features. And while not all of them have been hits, they’ve suggested a transformation into a far more nimble company ready to adapt to its users interests.

Should we expect more innovation from the new CEO?

Tech Career Move: Digital Product Owner

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Understand the use and practicality of new and emerging digital technologies in and out of finance, and introduces new and relevant capabilities.

Champion a data-first approach to digital product management, making sure our digital experiences are informed by data – web analytics, A/B testing, user feedback, focus groups, etc. Ensure that necessary data is being captured to measure the success of investments.

Provide subject matter expertise – explaining product vision and user stories to the team to ensure requirements are understood and customer value is delivered.