NEWSWATCH: Home-grown stand-up comedian Trevor Noah is to star in his own US sitcom, reports Sowetan LIVE, and MyBroadband says a new report on SA's mobile pricing will debunk some beliefs.
By Rod Baker 27 Nov 2013 07:38
An innovative SMS service introduced by Vox Telecom has improved communication between the community and the Humewood police station in Port Elizabeth.
25 Nov 2013 07:51
Virtualisation has helped to make disaster recovery and business continuity planning easy and affordable for even the smallest companies, said Warren Olivier, regional corporate account manager of Veeam Software - but many still aren't taking advantage of the new opportunities the technology has brought.
22 Nov 2013 16:19
The use of the unused channels between TV broadcast signals would be an ideal technology to bring internet connectivity to historically disadvantaged areas where laying cables is often expensive and time-consuming.
12 Nov 2013 07:49
The importance of an internal communications network is difficult to overstate. Businesses require a comprehensive on-site infrastructure to function efficiently and improve productivity.
By Neal Bricker 13 Dec 2013 09:29
Being a "good host" was definitely high up the list of what parents of middle-class spoilt brats, like me, expected from their children. Apart from learning to place many more pieces of cutlery on a table than were required, I think the answer to being a good host was, and still is, to provide a decent and handy location for a group of people to share vaguely similar interests and to start a few conversations and make sure there are no uncomfortable silences. And, for me, that location was usually around a dinner table. Now it's around a computer.
By Tim Wyatt-Gunning 12 Dec 2013 12:18
Trend Micro has released its annual security predictions report, Blurring Boundaries: Trend Micro Security Predictions for 2014 and Beyond.
12 Dec 2013 10:28
Affordable satellite internet to areas in the Free State where broadband is unavailable, unreliable or simply too expensive, is now available, as Maxwell Technology, a satellite-based internet and data solutions provider, extends its footprint.
11 Dec 2013 09:05
Everyone looks forward to the festive season, a time to wind down and relax after the busy year. Unfortunately, cyber crooks don't go on holiday. For them Christmas heralds a holiday shopping and party season that will generate millions of dollars for them.
9 Dec 2013 14:15
At the end of November, six candidates graduated from Mimecast's inaugural Graduate Programme, in which they received full in-house product and company training and were exposed to a broad spectrum of IT and business-related disciplines through hands-on rotations and projects within various departments.
6 Dec 2013 14:15
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
A lack of understanding of the practical implications of moving into the cloud is keeping South African companies from huge cost savings and efficiency-improving benefits, according to Alexander Mehlhorn, CEO of software development company Framework One.
2 Dec 2013 10:21
Internet penetration in South Africa is growing rapidly and this is opening up new opportunities across our economy. One industry under the spotlight is the property market and the role of the traditional estate agent. Property Switch is a company that believes it is time for technology to take centre stage in the real estate industry.
29 Nov 2013 12:22
NEWSWATCH: South Africans are flocking to see the Mandela movie, reports IOL, which also reports MWEB is to increase its data speeds, and EWN reports Cell C's Alan Knott-Craig is recovering well after a stroke.
By Rod Baker 29 Nov 2013 07:18
The ticketing system that powers the Edinburgh Fringe is poised to change the way that South Africans experience the arts from 2014, with the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown being the first to introduce its audiences to "one of the world's most efficient, robust, versatile and secure systems".
28 Nov 2013 11:22
Communications Minister Yunus Carrim says his department's new broadband strategy plan is expected to come before Cabinet at its next ordinary meeting next Wednesday.
26 Nov 2013 15:32
There has been a major shift in the way companies manage documents and the way vendors operate in this space.
25 Nov 2013 15:36
Incentives for foreign companies setting up call centres and other business processing operations in SA have been so successful that they will be extended and increased, says Yusuf Timol, economic minister in the South African High Commission in London.
By Paul Vecchiatto 22 Nov 2013 11:09
Technology group Business Connexion is in discussions with two companies in Nigeria in a bid to bolster its flourishing business in that country‚ the company said on Tuesday (19 November)
By Thabiso Mochiko 20 Nov 2013 08:34
mapIT are pleased to announce the launch of the online interactive map for the 2013 Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge. The race, aptly named the toughest race in Johannesburg and is renowned for the large crowd that it draws year after year, took place on Sunday, 17 November through the streets of Johannesburg.
14 Nov 2013 14:19
Vodacom and Read A Book SA have launched an e-reader programme that uses information and communication technology (ICT) to advance and encourage a culture of reading in South Africa.
11 Nov 2013 11:00
HELSINKI, FINLAND: In just five years Nokia fell from dominating the mobile phone industry to abandoning the handset business, a swift fall from grace with lessons for market leaders.
11 Nov 2013 09:43
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
The internet is one of the best and most cost-effective tools for your small business; why not use it to save your business money and time as well as working smarter and more effectively?
5 Nov 2013 14:57
MWEB, in partnership with Gameservers.com, has unveiled brand new server infrastructure for the hosting of Battlefield 4-dedicated servers for PC.
4 Nov 2013 10:42
With a dire lack of skills to counter South Africa's spiralling instances of cyber fraud, it is little surprise that the country ranks third among those most targeted for cyber attacks, says Professor Basie von Solms, director of the University of Johannesburg's (UJ) Centre for Cyber Security.
4 Nov 2013 09:44
Building more universities in South Africa will help ease the burden that many prospective students face when enrolling for further studies, says Department of Higher Education and Training Minister Dr Blade Nzimande.
By Nkosinathi Sengwayo 1 Nov 2013 07:11
MWEB Business recently announced that they have experienced over 500% growth in its fibre installations in the past year - a clear indication that fibre is finally taking its place in the mainstream of connectivity technology.
31 Oct 2013 10:20
Telkom is turning itself into "a maniac about customer services‚ and experience"‚ says chief executive Sipho Maseko.
By Thabiso Mochiko 31 Oct 2013 08:12
As small businesses grow, so does the complexity of keeping all your operations running smoothly. More customers, more products and more staff sometimes just seem to mean more headaches. At least one essential area of your operations can be handed over safely to a trustworthy party - Nashua Mobile, is positioned to take care of all your communications needs as you grow.
30 Oct 2013 10:47
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