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Devices start ordering refills from Amazon online shop

SAN FRANCISCO - Amazon on Tuesday announced the arrival of devices that order their own refills from the online retail titan...

21 Jan 2016 07:10

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Hadoop: The funny name for serious big data

What used to require massive server farms and an army of IT experts is now being scaled into increasingly efficient systems to help businesses and organisations operate more effectively...

By Hicks Crawford 20 Jan 2016 06:44

UNITED STATES

Transport of the future takes many shapes at tech show

In the future world of mobility, you might be traveling in a car, on a bike or a personal air transporter - with a range of new possibilities raised by connected technology...

12 Jan 2016 11:06

UNITED STATES

New wave in tech: hacking the brain

The next frontier for the tech sector is the human brain. A new breed of neuro-hacker is finding ways to capture and manipulate brainwaves...

11 Jan 2016 10:20

UNITED STATES

UA HealthBox unveiled

The UA HealthBox, a connected fitness system that measures, monitors, and manages the most important drivers of health and fitness has been unveiled...

7 Jan 2016 08:19

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Oculus to start taking virtual reality headset orders

LAS VEGAS, USA: Facebook-owned Oculus VR will begin taking orders for its Rift virtual reality headsets on Wednesday, as the doors of Consumer Electronics Show gadget extravaganza officially open in Las Vegas...

5 Jan 2016 09:52

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Wearables market surge led by Apple, Chinese makers

WASHINGTON - The global market for wearable tech surged in the third quarter, fueled by the Apple watch and gains from Chinese manufacturers, a market tracker said on Thursday...

4 Dec 2015 09:55

SOUTH AFRICA

Datatec weathers market turmoil

Technology group Datatec expects improvement in its financial performance during the second half of its financial year after a decline in earnings...

23 Oct 2015 07:38

SOUTH AFRICA

Ansible acquisition to complement Red Hat's existing portfolio

Expanding its leadership Red Hat, Inc has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Ansible, Inc., provider of powerful IT automation solutions...

21 Oct 2015 14:34

SOUTH AFRICA

The impact of communication technology on family

There is now more communication than ever, but it's less talk and more text. Have you ever wondered what impact communication technology...

24 Aug 2015 08:18

SOUTH AFRICA

Report finds new threats to public sectors

The second quarter of 2015 was filled with high-profile vulnerabilities, hacks and cybercriminals becoming more inventive in their method of attack...

20 Aug 2015 10:15

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Gartner: IT spending to decline 5.5 percent worldwide in 2015

STAMFORD, USA: According to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc, worldwide IT spending is on pace to total $3.5 trillion in 2015, a 5.5 percent decline...

9 Jul 2015 06:10

SOUTH AFRICA

Rugged computers a game-changer in critical field rescue situations

New advanced technological solutions are changing the security, public safety, and law enforcement sectors to the very core and for the better....

By Jerker Hellström 2 Jul 2015 10:26

UNITED STATES

Nutanix: Acropolis and Prism to deliver invisible infrastructure for next-generation enterprise computing

At the .NEXT Conference, Nutanix unveiled its next-generation Xtreme Computing Platform (XCP) to deliver invisible infrastructure...

10 Jun 2015 13:04

UNITED STATES

Gartner: Worldwide sales of non-smartphone connected devices will exceed 112 million units in 2015

More than 112 million non-smartphone connected devices (mobile PCs, tablets and mobile hot-spot devices) will be sold worldwide in 2015...

3 Jun 2015 08:09

SOUTH AFRICA

AOL signs off after 30-year connection

WASHINGTON, US: Over its 30-year history, the company got America on the internet, became a corporate power, lost its lustre and reinvented itself several times in an effort to stay relevant...

13 May 2015 11:05

SOUTH AFRICA

Verizon buys faded internet pioneer AOL for US$4.4bn

WASHINGTON, US: Verizon said on Tuesday it is buying internet pioneer AOL for approximately $4.4 billion, enabling the US telecom giant to boost its presence in online media and advertising...

13 May 2015 11:00

SOUTH AFRICA

US$100 million for startup to 'reimagine education'

WASHINGTON: Tech industry leaders including Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg have raised $100 million for an education initiative aimed at "reimagining" schools from the elementary school level...

6 May 2015 14:30

FRANCE

European privacy watchdogs probe Facebook; EU wants to 'finalise' Google market abuse probe

PARIS, FRANCE: European data protection authorities have joined forces to probe Facebook's privacy controls, a French watchdog said on Thursday, putting the popular US social media giant under fresh pressure...

17 Apr 2015 10:18

SOUTH AFRICA

The future of mobile exam preparation, Q&A with George Burgess

Inspired by the global mindset of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs while at Stanford, Burgess explains what Gojimo means for the industry, and why SA...

By Jessica Taylor 2 Apr 2015 07:00

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