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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Amazon TV stick goes abroad, gets new features

WASHINGTON DC, US: Amazon has announced its Fire TV media stick for streaming video is being sold in Britain and Germany, as part of a push to expand its online television services...

31 Mar 2015 12:05


Americans eye ways to skirt online snooping: survey

WASHINGTON DC, US: Americans have been stepping up efforts to keep their data private since the revelations about vast US government surveillance programmes, a survey showed on Monday...

20 Mar 2015 07:06


Yahoo sees 'end-to-end' email encryption by year-end

WASHINGTON DC, US: Yahoo said Sunday it plans to introduce "end-to-end encryption" for email this year to boost privacy protection for users concerned about snooping from governments or hackers...

16 Mar 2015 12:21


US charges filed in largest internet breach on record

WASHINGTON DC, US: US authorities have revealed charges against two Vietnamese nationals and one Canadian in connection with a computer fraud scheme to steal more than one billion email addresses...

11 Mar 2015 08:13


As hacking grows, biometric security gains momentum

WASHINGTON DC, US: With hackers seemingly running rampant online and millions of users compromised, efforts for stronger online identity protection - mainly using biometrics - are gaining momentum...

10 Mar 2015 11:59


Apple Watch may move the needle on wearable tech

SAN FRANCISCO, US: Apple launched its first new product category since 2010, with its smartwatch...

10 Mar 2015 12:25


Alibaba opens US data centre in new challenge to Amazon

SAN FRANCISCO, US: Chinese online giant Alibaba will open a data centre in Silicon Valley, it said on Wednesday, challenging US rival Amazon in the field of cloud computing...

6 Mar 2015 11:47

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