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WiFi TV sees growth in citizen journalism
WiFi TV sees growth in citizen journalism

Citizen journalism using video news through WiFi TV, a hyper-localised video-on-demand solution enabled for unlimited access to users of the Tshwane Free WiFi service, is growing rapidly in the City of Tshwane.

30 Jan 2015 11:30

Martin Doyle
Using customer data? Start with clean data

Office, the high street shoe retailer, has had something of a lucky escape when it comes to its data quality.

By Martin Doyle 30 Jan 2015 10:25

Matric results 'missing'
Matric results 'missing'

The Department of Basic Education is in turmoil after its database suffered an alleged ''catastrophic'' hack attack and important information was lost.

By Shaun Smillie and Graeme Hosken 30 Jan 2015 10:20

Deloitte's prediction of 1.35 billion smartphone sales in 2015
Deloitte's prediction of 1.35 billion smartphone sales in 2015

Deloitte's forecast that 2015 will see 1.35 billion new smartphones sold across the world is already being supported by Apple Inc.'s disclosure that it's record quarterly profit announced this week was partly driven by the highest ever sales of its flagship iPhone device.

30 Jan 2015 10:10

RiskVision 7 now available locally
RiskVision 7 now available locally

Increasingly stringent regulatory environments are driving a stronger focus on identifying, measuring, and managing risk exposure. Managing vast amounts of data is a crucial component in the accurate assessment of risk, and is one of the top reasons why big data risk management is stealing the headlines today.

30 Jan 2015 07:49

Gordon Barker
What will the internet look like in the year 2020?

Broadband will be the deciding factor and as soon as it becomes faster, the internet will change overnight.

By Gordon Barker 30 Jan 2015 07:39

Blame poor internet for SA's lack of cutting-edge marketing
Blame poor internet for SA's lack of cutting-edge marketing

Know what'll happen if we don't make great strides with SA's internet growth? We'll lag even further behind the rest of the world, that's what, says Strategy Worx CEO Steven Ambrose...

By Leigh Andrews 29 Jan 2015 14:00

Kaspersky Labs takes a look at IT in 2045
Kaspersky Labs takes a look at IT in 2045

Kaspersky Lab's experts have decided to mark the 30th anniversary of the PC by looking into the future and imagining how information technology might develop and change our lives in the new digital realities of 2045.

29 Jan 2015 11:40

Connected vehicles will form a major element of the 'Internet of Things'
Connected vehicles will form a major element of the 'Internet of Things'

By 2020, there will be a quarter billion connected vehicles on the road, enabling new in-vehicle services and automated driving capabilities, according to Gartner, Inc.

29 Jan 2015 07:43

Mediatech 2015 set for July
Mediatech 2015 set for July

The eighth biennial advanced media and entertainment technology trade show, Mediatech Africa, is set for 15-17 July 2015 at the Dome at Northgate, Johannesburg, South Africa.

29 Jan 2015 06:58

Smart homes - easy prey for hackers
Smart homes - easy prey for hackers

While the increasing use of home automation technology to create your version of a 'smart house' may be all the trend and seem practical, Richard Keymer, Head of Pre-sales at SecureData Africa, the largest security focused distributor in Africa, warns of the flipside in that once an automation system is established and can be operated remotely online, then chances are it can be hacked.

28 Jan 2015 13:33

Cloud, the perfect weapon for SMEs
Cloud, the perfect weapon for SMEs

The trend towards cloud computing gives smaller companies unprecedented access to enterprise-grade software and infrastructure services - allowing them to grow rapidly and compete with larger, more established competitors.

By AJ Hartenberg 28 Jan 2015 11:15

Organising your small business for the new year: Going (almost) paperless
Organising your small business for the new year: Going (almost) paperless

Do you have papers lying everywhere in what you like to call 'organised chaos?' Not anymore! Make sure everything is in tip-top shape with our handy tips to go (almost) paperless and reduce business clutter...

26 Jan 2015 14:01