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YouTube's web version now has miniplayer for multitasking

Now you can watch videos and browse through others simultaneously from your web browser using YouTube's miniplayer feature...

By Shereesa Moodley 3 hours ago

WhatsApp to get silent and vacation modes
WhatsApp to get silent and vacation modes

According to a report by WABetaInfo, WhatsApp has been developing new features in the form of silent mode and vacation mode...

By Shereesa Moodley 3 hours ago

7 digital disruptions CIOs may not see coming
7 digital disruptions CIOs may not see coming

Gartner has revealed seven digital disruptions that organisations may not be prepared for...

4 hours ago

Waspa boosts compliance department with new appointment
Waspa boosts compliance department with new appointment

South Africa's Wireless Application Service Providers' Association (Waspa) has secured the services of a dedicated compliance manager to oversee the department...

4 hours ago

4 steps in transforming your call centre into an omnichannel powerhouse
4 steps in transforming your call centre into an omnichannel powerhouse

Given the current digital landscape we operate in, integrating new technology into business has become necessary for companies to step up their game...

By Stephen Davies 5 hours ago

Seedstars Africa Summit 2018 set for Tanzania in December
Seedstars Africa Summit 2018 set for Tanzania in December

The fourth edition of the annual Seedstars Africa Summit will be taking place in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania from 11-13 December 2018...

5 hours ago

Google donates KSh100m to train Kenyan farmers in digital skills
Google donates KSh100m to train Kenyan farmers in digital skills

Google, in partnership with One Acre Fund, will train 100,000 Kenyan smallholder farmers in digital skills through a KSh100m grant...

7 hours ago

IoT - How to embrace it and what does it mean?
IoT - How to embrace it and what does it mean?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is coming, whether you like it or not...

By Ronald Ravel 8 hours ago

Connecting Kenya: AI as a government tool to accelerate manufacturing
Connecting Kenya: AI as a government tool to accelerate manufacturing

As exciting as the emergence of accessible and powerful artificial intelligence may be. There's no single other exponential technology causing as much uncertainty...

By Joseph Kanyua 9 hours ago

What's fuelling our addiction to the smartphone?
What's fuelling our addiction to the smartphone?

Last year was a turning point in the mobile industry in South Africa as the smartphone emerged as the most popular communication device for consumers...

By Dean Prinsloo 1 day ago

Doros Hadjizenonos is Regional Sales Director Southern Africa at Fortinet
Recognising and preventing modern cyber scams

When it comes to protecting yourself and your organisation against cyber scams, there's no "one-size-fits-all" solution...

By Doros Hadjizenonos 1 day ago

Agile methodology requires communication and collaboration to be effective
Agile methodology requires communication and collaboration to be effective

The role of quality engineering and testing is vital when developing new products, systems and applications...

By Yamini Gajapathy 1 day ago

SAP and Google partner to accelerate community capacity building
SAP and Google partner to accelerate community capacity building

Africa Code Week 2018 received a significant boost with the announcement of key partner Google's support of 53 non-profit organisations across 11 countries...

1 day ago

L to R: Alex De Bruyn (chief executive officer), Anthony Stewart (director), Nick Clare (senior system architect), Alon Fowler (director), Richard Creighton (chief digital officer), Pedros de Jesus Ferreira (senior systems architect)
#StartupStory: Tokenising the world

DoshEx, a Johannesburg-based developer of tokenised ecosystems and exchange, has formally launched following the listing of two virtual assets by two financial service companies...

By Evan-Lee Courie 1 day ago

AlphaCode awards R16m to fintech startups
AlphaCode awards R16m to fintech startups

Rand Merchant Investment Holding (RMI), through AlphaCode, awarded entrepreneurial packages valued at R16m to eight of South Africa's most promising financial services startups...

19 Oct 2018

Building a connected, trusted, smart enterprise
Building a connected, trusted, smart enterprise

Business intelligence (BI) is an essential element to the success of any organisation...

19 Oct 2018

To use, or not to use digital devices at conferences
To use, or not to use digital devices at conferences

Should conference delegates be able to use their personal digital devices during meetings or is it just plain rude?

19 Oct 2018

BPM is dead, long live BPS
BPM is dead, long live BPS

Over the last few years, the Internet of Things (IoT) has started to permeate all markets...

By Richard Firth 18 Oct 2018

Joint venture formed to ensure businesses migrate to the cloud
Joint venture formed to ensure businesses migrate to the cloud

SUSE, Microsoft South Africa, Mint and SAB&T have entered into a local joint venture...

18 Oct 2018

Moving towards a synchronized society for the connected generation
Moving towards a synchronized society for the connected generation

Technology trends and changes in human behaviour are inseparable and synonymous with innovation...

By Lwazi Piti 18 Oct 2018

The service desk: a launchpad for automation
The service desk: a launchpad for automation

Transformation has been a trending word for a while, as businesses across the globe incorporate their own interpretation of the word into their businesses....

By Ranjoy Nag 18 Oct 2018

Simon Colman, executive head: digital distribution at SHA.
What SMEs should know before paying a cyber ransom

Increasingly, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are becoming the target of cyberattacks, yet most are still completely unprotected...

18 Oct 2018

Sars' Nugent inquiry interview goes viral
Sars' Nugent inquiry interview goes viral

NEWSWATCH: Sars 'chief of digital and IT, Mmamathe Makhekhe-Mokhuane's interview with Sakina Kamwendo regarding the Nugent inquiry into the tax collector's IT and e-filing infrastructure, on the SABC's Morning Live yesterday, has gone viral...

18 Oct 2018

5 ways to build a better supply chain
5 ways to build a better supply chain

In South Africa, optimising the supply chain is essential for company performance...

By Kerry Hope 17 Oct 2018

Plugging the multi-cloud skills gap
Plugging the multi-cloud skills gap

The skills to understand, manage, and secure multi-cloud deployments are more vital than ever as enterprises struggle to keep pace with technological innovation...

By Simon McCullough 17 Oct 2018

It's time to take note of quantum computing
It's time to take note of quantum computing

A growing start-up quantum computing ecosystem is attracting hundreds of millions of investor dollars. Forrester believes it is time for IT leaders to pay attention...

17 Oct 2018

Don't make your data compliance pop - make it POPIA
Don't make your data compliance pop - make it POPIA

Right now, data compliance is top of mind for practically every South African business, and for good reason...

By Daniel Lotter 17 Oct 2018

Arthur in his happy place: Midtown Comics in New York City.
#BehindtheSelfie with... Arthur Goldstuck

This week, we got behind the selfie with Arthur Goldstuck. He is MD of World Wide Worx, editor-in-chief of Gadget, and is sharing his annual research announcements at last week's Social Media Landscape Briefings 2019 in Sandton and Cape Town...

By Leigh Andrews 17 Oct 2018

Time to act on digital transformation
Time to act on digital transformation

Digitisation has forever changed the consumer buying experience. The internet was once a simple tool to browse options and compare prices but has now become...

By Carmen Whateley 17 Oct 2018

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