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The mobile revolution in Africa
The mobile revolution in Africa

The influx of mobile phone has enhanced ease of access across the world - no more so than in Africa...

17 Apr 2015 15:25

Sufyan Mkwanda
Why virtualisation you may ask?

Virtualisation is a proven software technology that's rapidly transforming the IT landscape and practically changing the way that users compute today...

By Sufyan Mkwanda 14 Apr 2015 09:12

Neil Cameron
One security platform to rule them all?

Each type of facility is different so it needs a different security solution...

By Neil Cameron 9 Apr 2015 10:22

Five tips for creating 'apps' that perform
Five tips for creating 'apps' that perform

In 2015, if you are not developing a mobile or digital business 'app' of some description, then you are considered to be behind the times...

9 Apr 2015 07:37

Madiba map app now available for cellphones
Madiba map app now available for cellphones

The 'Madiba-inspired tourist attractions' map, developed last year by South African Tourism in partnership with the Nelson Mandela Foundation, has been developed into a cellphone app to give visitors all the information they need at their fingertips...

8 Apr 2015 12:35

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

HerdTracker predicts the deadliest Grumeti River crossing
HerdTracker predicts the deadliest Grumeti River crossing

The great wildebeest migration may face the most deadly Grumeti River crossing the Serengeti has seen in almost a decade...

1 Apr 2015 12:51

Dax Data to launch Adobe Document Cloud this April
Dax Data to launch Adobe Document Cloud this April

Adobe recently announced the upcoming release of Adobe Document Cloud, a modern way to manage critical documents at home, in the office and across devices...

31 Mar 2015 12:57

Property management system customised for backpacker accommodation
Property management system customised for backpacker accommodation

protel have pooled their development resources into customising a property management system to suit the backpacker accommodation supplier, a market that is poised for exponential growth...

30 Mar 2015 13:55

Gojimo goes global, first UK, then US, now SA
Gojimo goes global, first UK, then US, now SA

George Burgess, titled one of Britain's six most exciting young entrepreneurs by Forbes and called "one to watch on London's tech startup scene" by the London Evening Standard, is launching a revolutionary education app in South Africa on 2 April...

30 Mar 2015 07:00

DoC explains set box project process
DoC explains set box project process

The Department of Communications (DoC) says certain aspects of the Broadcasting Digital Migration process require detailed review...

25 Mar 2015 12:30

SAP Africa releases next-generation enterprise software
SAP Africa releases next-generation enterprise software

SAP Africa recently unveiled its SAP Business Suite 4 SAP HANA...

24 Mar 2015 15:10

Photoshop notches up a quarter of a century
Photoshop notches up a quarter of a century

"Photoshop is iconic and ubiquitous. Not many product names are adopted as a commonly understood verb. This digital imaging software has catapulted Adobe into new directions and if the last 25 years is anything to go by, we can expect great things from the software giant in the next 25 years"

23 Mar 2015 07:12

Tourism, hospitality and small business app launched
Tourism, hospitality and small business app launched

Awesome South Africa is a mobile application that presents a platform to promote products, services and establishments in a wide range of industries for the benefit of vendors and merchants...

20 Mar 2015 11:41

Emirates launches app for Apple Watch
Emirates launches app for Apple Watch

When the Apple Watch becomes available on 24 April, Emirates' customers from around the globe will be able to enjoy the smart features and sleek interface of the Emirates app for Apple Watch...

18 Mar 2015 09:02

Jamming was to stop drones, says Mahlobo
Jamming was to stop drones, says Mahlobo

State Security Minister David Mahlobo this week insisted that the jamming device used in Parliament during the state of the nation address was designed to stop the operation of drones in parliamentary air space, and prevent cellphones being used as triggers for explosive devices.

18 Mar 2015 07:14

A new breed of app platform
A new breed of app platform

The need to build compelling and highly usable customer-, employee- and partner-facing mobile apps is driving a new breed of app platform: Rapid Application Delivery (RAD)...

12 Mar 2015 11:11

The most convenient Android Apps
The most convenient Android Apps

One of the best parts of technology is the development of new smartphone apps...

By Chelsea Petersen 12 Mar 2015 10:34

What can we expect from Windows 10?
What can we expect from Windows 10?

The impending release of Windows 10 was officially announced to the public in October 2014...

By Ruben Naicker 9 Mar 2015 12:36

HerdTracker wins at the IAB Bookmarks Awards
HerdTracker wins at the IAB Bookmarks Awards

Discover Africa's HerdTracker wildebeest migration tracking app took bronze in the Best Microsite category at the 2015 South Africa IAB Bookmarks Awards...

6 Mar 2015 12:19

Sufyan Mkwanda
Microsoft has finally listened: Windows 10 is here

If you are like me and adapt to change easily you will love this post. If not, you will have to broaden your horizons and adapt as technology is constantly changing...

By Sufyan Mkwanda 3 Mar 2015 15:17

Findings of Gemalto's investigations into the alleged hacking of SIM card encryption
Findings of Gemalto's investigations into the alleged hacking of SIM card encryption

Following the release of a report by a news website in February 2015, Gemalto has conducted an investigation...

2 Mar 2015 13:21

Software piracy will cost your business
Software piracy will cost your business

African governments are cracking down on software piracy through strong laws to safeguard intellectual property...

2 Mar 2015 12:52

Martin Walshaw
Time to dump passwords for good?

It's conceivable that one day biometrics may replace passwords completely, across many different services...

By Martin Walshaw 27 Feb 2015 06:20

Is 2015 the year for agile adoption or failure?
Is 2015 the year for agile adoption or failure?

This year may be the year that the pendulum swings towards more rapid adoption, or a large agile failure...

23 Feb 2015 11:57

Junior officials blamed for cellphone jamming
Junior officials blamed for cellphone jamming

Ministers in the Cabinet's security cluster have blamed junior officials for last week's jamming of cellphone signals in the National Assembly, saying the executive was not involved at an operational level as this had been left to officials...

23 Feb 2015 10:23

KPMG Global Africa Practice launches app to streamline business in Africa - KPMG South Africa
KPMG Global Africa Practice launches app to streamline business in Africa

The KPMG Global Africa Practice has launched their new Africa Business App, which provides businesses and investors with seamless access to the very latest Africa information about doing business across the continent...

Issued by KPMG South Africa 23 Feb 2015 10:20

Parliament was 'under threat'
Parliament was 'under threat'

Government ministers on Thursday claimed there was a major security threat against the country's parliament...

23 Feb 2015 07:52

Jamming not a political decision, says Mahlobo
Jamming not a political decision, says Mahlobo

State Security Minister David Mahlobo says it was not an executive or political decision to use a cellular network jamming device that disrupted the start of SONA last week...

By Wyndham Hartley and Paul Vecchiatto 20 Feb 2015 10:10

Autodesk offers schools free access to its software
Autodesk offers schools free access to its software

Autodesk announced at this year's Innovation Africa conference recently held in Rwanda, that it will offer schools in every country in Africa free access to its professional 3D design software and creativity applications...

20 Feb 2015 10:00

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