There are a number of specialists who all contribute to analysing and interpreting big data. We'd like to add a less obvious specialisation into the mix, namely animation and gaming.
By Glenn Gillis 7 Mar 2014 06:54
The consequences of the shutdown were felt as far afield from the U.S. as here in South Africa, as was demonstrated by several of the reseller channels.
By Simon Campbell-Young 5 Mar 2014 14:30
Retailers moving into the online space for the first time face risks that do not exist in the bricks-and-mortar world and they need to ensure they are well protected.
By Brendon Williamson 4 Mar 2014 10:53
Government needs to review its policies and legislation on Information Communications Technology (ICT) to ensure that all South Africans have universal affordability and access to communications services.
4 Mar 2014 06:15
The IAB South Africa and Effective Measure have released their first report on the South African ecommerce sector at the Retail Indaba Conference held 26 February 2014, in Johannesburg. The findings indicate that South Africans are comfortable shopping online and supportive of South African businesses.
28 Feb 2014 12:16
Cape Town clothing brand, aFREAKa, has acquired the website Onesie.co.za for an undisclosed amount. The site has generated and referred more than 85,000 sales enquiries to more than 20 local suppliers for the latest fashion craze, the adult onesie.
26 Feb 2014 10:24
Koos Bekker having stepped down as Naspers CEO, plans to travel and explore new business opportunities‚ before taking over from Ton Vosloo next year.
By Gillian Jones 25 Feb 2014 09:59
For those who want to find out where they can wine, dine and recline at the click of a button, while travelling around South Africa, the newly launched Food Routes platform is ideal.
25 Feb 2014 09:52
Emerging markets media and internet giant Naspers looks set to shut down a number of ecommerce sites run by its online investment arm MIH. At least three of the sites affected are part of the company's African Internet Accelerator (AIA) programme.
By Stuart Thomas 21 Feb 2014 14:46
Most people involved in ecommerce spend most of their time dealing with operations, inventory and policy. However, the most vital element of any business is the customer.
By Charles Mburugu 19 Feb 2014 09:49
The announcement by the Minister of Finance in the 2013 Budget that all foreign businesses supplying e-books in SA will be required to register at VAT vendors, has led to enthusiasm in the local publishing industry as the revised legislation will do much to level the playing field.
19 Feb 2014 09:14
With online fraud being top of the agenda for the Payment Association of South Africa (PASA), the body has taken the decision to make it compulsory for all South African e-commerce merchants to be enrolled in the 3D Secure program by 28 February 2014.
Issued by PayU 18 Feb 2014 11:34
Global telecommunications operator Telecel International has denied rumours that it is pulling out of Zimbabwe.
By Samuel Mungadze 18 Feb 2014 09:29
Shopstar, an e-commerce platform developed in Cape Town, and the Cape Craft & Design Institute (CCDI) is running a World Design Capital 2014 Thundafund campaign to select and provide a group of creatives with the necessary training and infrastructure to run a successful online store.
14 Feb 2014 12:29
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