Science and Technology Minister Derek Hanekom says the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) will transform perceptions of Africa as the continent is not usually seen as a location for cutting edge science and technology.
27 Mar 2014 11:48
The Department of Basic Education is forging ahead with plans to introduce an electronic clock-in system at schools around SA to curb teacher absenteeism.
26 Mar 2014 11:09
A journalist has to take obscure matters and turn them into engaging and understandable stories, showing people why they should care about them. Sometimes it seems impossible.
By Anton Harber 21 Mar 2014 00:00
T-Systems in South Africa is empowering the community of Emalahleni, near Witbank, Mpumalanga, with the donation of 38 laptops including software, accessories and training, to 19 local Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs).
17 Mar 2014 14:50
MTN Group has reported a 27.5% rise in headline earnings per share (HEPS) to R13.86 for the year to December.
By Thabiso Mochiko 6 Mar 2014 09:20
There's one slot at Design Indaba I implore you never to miss, and that's the Pecha Kucha presentations. Seven top graduates from around the world presented their projects at this year's event, but three stood out - particularly in the simulcast auditorium where they all received a rousing applause.
By Sindy Peters 27 Feb 2014 11:30
While storage used to be bought in isolation, it's now seldom sold without servers, software, and other network components.
By Bruce Busansky 20 Feb 2014 14:36
Digital is the way of the future, and many people have already embraced this - downloading music and movies has never been faster, and it is a lot easier to store all of our content on a PC.
By Ruben Naicker 20 Feb 2014 13:20
Ruckus Wireless has unveiled ZD (ZoneDirector) Remote Control, a new mobile application that now gives IT administrators the ability to manage, monitor and configure Ruckus Smart Wi-Fi LANs remotely, simplifying the maintenance of routine and frequent wireless administration tasks by enabling these from a single mobile device, such as an iPad.
12 Feb 2014 16:04
Hisense hosted its annual Golf Day at the Milnerton Golf Club on Friday, 7 February 2014, in celebration of the Chinese New Year. The event consisted of an entertaining day spent on the course, followed by a grand dinner and prize giving ceremony. All golf delegates registered on arrival, and thereafter fell part of a jam packed day of the popular sport.
10 Feb 2014 16:21
PRETORIA: Efforts by the SA Social Security Agency (SASSA) to clamp down on social grant fraud are yielding positive results, with the agency saving R150m a year.
7 Feb 2014 07:18
Marian Shinn, the DA's Shadow Minister of Communications, says that the SABC does not have the skills to successfully transition to digital broadcasting before the international deadline of June 2015.
5 Feb 2014 06:11
According to mybroadband.co.za, the National Treasury has published new electronic services regulations, detailing which digital products and services will be subject to 14% VAT come 1 April 2014.
3 Feb 2014 10:22
Digital storage company WD, which studied South African's digital storage and backup, found that they store personal files on no fewer than 14 electronic or storage devices with 60% never backing up a single item of data.
3 Feb 2014 08:58
Smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices have become essential tools in the business world of today. However...
By Russel Brand 1 Feb 2014 08:43
Telkom is reportedly in talks to sell its mobile tower infrastructure to a company based in south-east Asia‚ in a move analysts say would enable Telkom to focus on strengthening its services and cutting its costs.
By Thabiso Mochiko 23 Jan 2014 08:20
Allied Electronics Corporation's (Altron) subsidiary‚ Altech‚ is to dispose of its 8.6% stake in Liquid Telecommunications Holdings‚ the company said.
16 Jan 2014 07:53
A Ghanaian information and communications technology expert urged the government to place ICT as well as technical and vocational skills in its education and skills development programmes to enhance socio-economic.
8 Jan 2014 11:52
Mellanox's Switch X-2 based SX1012 Ethernet Switch is now available from Distributor Drive Control Corporation (DCC).
8 Jan 2014 07:10
A light-hearted look at some of the biggest consumer tech failures in tech during 2013.
By Rod Baker 18 Dec 2013 05:46
Minister of Communications, Yunus Carrim, and Deputy Minister, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, will host a media briefing on Friday, 6 December 2013, to talk about digital migration, broadband and the National ICT Policy Review following Cabinet's decisions on these issues on 4 December.
5 Dec 2013 11:48
First year University of Johannesburg (UJ) students will have to have either a laptop or a tablet for their studies in 2014, the university said.
29 Nov 2013 10:26
Kobus van Wyk, head of e-learning and education at Mustek discusses the importance of learning institutions to create strategies for the optimal usage of the IT resources available to them, and the role of the computer laboratory in the age of tablet pervasiveness.
6 Nov 2013 10:02
Regular and planned power outages are not uncommon in South Africa, and serve as a stark reminder that our depleting electricity supplies are being stretched to capacity.
By David Palmer-Stevens 4 Nov 2013 11:14
There are few of us who have not lost possessions during a burglary at home - or at least know somebody who has.
4 Nov 2013 07:26
New technologies based on cloud computing and mobility are making skills development a richer and more engaging experience for both employees and employers.
By Phil Lotter 28 Oct 2013 13:49
Christmas period retail sales could grow by slightly more than 3% in real terms provided there is no resurgence in strike activity that disrupts both production and workers' earnings‚ Credit Guarantee Insurance Corporation senior economist Luke Doig said.
By Ntsakisi Maswanganyi 18 Oct 2013 10:13
Here are some well-known and visionary South African inventors and entrepreneurs, whose pioneering work has received international recognition, and contributed to many improvements in our world.
9 Oct 2013 06:44
It's clear that businesses are going to become increasingly dependent on Wi-Fi in the future but it's important that there be a clear strategy in place.
By Shane Chorley 8 Oct 2013 08:14
The Gauteng education department has embarked on an ambitious plan of creating digital classrooms which will see pupils receiving tablets and smartphones by the beginning of next year.
By Samuel Mungadze and Andiswa Maqutu 4 Oct 2013 09:38
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