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Cheaper smartphones expand SA e-commerce
Cheaper smartphones expand SA e-commerce

CAPE TOWN - The growth of smartphones in South Africa is revolutionising e-commerce but marketing bosses have yet to accept that it's not only wealthy people who now have the gadgets...

By Duncan Alfreds 22 May 2015 11:50

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise advises BYOD is the face of the future for hospitality
Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise advises BYOD is the face of the future for hospitality

Meeting customer expectations and demands in the challenging hospitality sector with BYOD...

21 May 2015 07:27

Sabre's TripCase App now available on Apple Watch
Sabre's TripCase App now available on Apple Watch

Sabre Corporation has officially launched its travel management app, TripCase, on the Apple Watch, granting convenience and a streamlined experience for on-the-go travellers...

18 May 2015 12:35

Skype opens door to real-time translation feature
Skype opens door to real-time translation feature

SAN FRANCISCO: Microsoft-owned Skype on Tuesday cleared the way for anyone to use a new feature that translates video chats or instant messages in real time...

13 May 2015 15:20

Spotify triples losses, reportedly to launch video streaming
Spotify triples losses, reportedly to launch video streaming

STOCKHOLM: Spotify, the world leader in music streaming, said on Friday it had tripled its losses in 2014 owing to heavy investments, as media reported the group would soon begin streaming videos...

11 May 2015 15:30

ICT will come to the rescue of education - but it's not a quick fix, says ex-Rand Merchant Bank COO
ICT will come to the rescue of education - but it's not a quick fix, says ex-Rand Merchant Bank COO

The DBE cannot roll out effective ICT interventions in schools overnight, or on its own, but there is a plan...

11 May 2015 14:38

Why implement WorldShare Management System in your library? - Sabinet
Why implement WorldShare Management System in your library?

The University of KwaZulu-Natal recently implemented OCLC's WorldShare Management Services (WMS) as its library management system...

Issued by Sabinet 8 May 2015 12:52

Nintendo swings to US&350m annual net profit but outlook weak
Nintendo swings to US&350m annual net profit but outlook weak

Tokyo - Nintendo said Thursday it swung to $350 million annual profit thanks to a weak yen and upbeat sales of its Wii U console, but the Japanese videogame giant warned its bottom line would shrink this year...

8 May 2015 11:30

Mango offers R1 flights with launch of MS Windows 8.1 app
Mango offers R1 flights with launch of MS Windows 8.1 app

To mark the launch of Mango's third app, the airline is offering Windows 8.1 exclusive fares from R1 for sale until 31 May for travel until end June 2015...

7 May 2015 14:30

Mobility will sweep away the digital divide, says Wits professor
Mobility will sweep away the digital divide, says Wits professor

Professor Barry Dwolatzky, Director of the Wits University's Joburg Centre for Software Engineering (JCSE), has said that the last 10 years has seen mobility effectively sweep away the digital divide, ensuring that previously unreachable rural areas now have digital access and connectivity...

5 May 2015 12:50

Tips on how to fight and avoid ransomware, from ESET South Africa
Tips on how to fight and avoid ransomware, from ESET South Africa

Ransomware is malicious software that cyber criminals use to hold a user's computer or computer files for ransom, demanding payment in order for the user to get the files back. Sadly, ransomware is becoming an increasingly popular way for malware authors to extort money from companies and consumers alike, said Nathan Loftie-Eaton, Security Specialist of ESET South Africa...

1 May 2015 08:00

Wits students use @RISK software to manage mining risk
Wits students use @RISK software to manage mining risk

Students at the Wits School of Mining Engineering are employing a high-tech program to manage mining risk...

28 Apr 2015 12:00

How to choose CRM software
How to choose CRM software

With so many different CRM tools available, it can be difficult to figure which one is going to be best for your particular business...

By Jane Hurst 24 Apr 2015 12:54

The art of successful IT recruitment
The art of successful IT recruitment

Art and science, they're polar opposites and don't exist on the same continuum. Well, that's what we've been taught to believe. But what if I told you that wasn't true?

By Lara Green 23 Apr 2015 14:28

Computer students hit right keys to kindness
Computer students hit right keys to kindness

A video showing a group of Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University students performing acts of kindness to make other students' days has taken social media by storm, with people challenged to do the same in their areas...

By Deneesha Pillay 22 Apr 2015 14:25

How to effectively engage with a software-service provider
How to effectively engage with a software-service provider

As a decision maker within your company, you may be faced with the question of whether or not to bring in a software-resourcing partner...

By Tim Kroon 21 Apr 2015 14:34

Translations: man vs machine
Translations: man vs machine

Many people have had frustrating experiences with machine translation...

21 Apr 2015 10:37

Travel app to revolutionise business travel in SA
Travel app to revolutionise business travel in SA

A mobile app has been developed, named Lia, which acts as your personal travel assistant...

By Hayley Axford 21 Apr 2015 07:32

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

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