Visa Checkout takes on more than 100 merchants
Visa Checkout takes on more than 100 merchants

More than 100 merchants are among the first wave of South African online retailers to use Visa Checkout, including Aramex Global Shopper, Discovery, Emirates Airline, TicketPro, WebTickets and Yuppiechef.

18 hours ago

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Customer engagement software revolutionises Mr Price Group's operations, delivers ROI

Six months into deploying Interactive Intelligence's customer engagement software suite, Customer Interaction Centre™ (CIC) at its 621- and 30-seat contact centres in Durban, Mr Price Group has seen improved operations and realised its ROI.

20 hours ago

#GartnerSYM: Turning digital threat into opportunity
#GartnerSYM: Turning digital threat into opportunity

Digital transformation... not just a business buzzword, but a modern business reality. The new digital economy has resulted in a blurring of lines between industries and a fresh crop of digital competitors vying for the attention of the customers you believed to be yours. Anybody and everybody is at threat of being disrupted.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 23 hours ago

Collaborate to unlock competitive advantage
Collaborate to unlock competitive advantage

How companies can use collaboration tools as innovation hacks.

By Farren Roper 1 day ago

Cloudbric becomes National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2016 champion
Cloudbric becomes National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2016 champion

Cloudbric has announced that it has become a Champion of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2016. As a second-consecutive-year champion, Cloudbric will be joining a growing global effort to promote online safety awareness during the month of October.

Issued by Cloudbric 1 day ago

#InnovationMonth: SA's matchmaking app for the freelance economy
#InnovationMonth: SA's matchmaking app for the freelance economy

For many, the office-based, 9am to 5pm corporate workplace has lost its lustre, resulting in a move towards freelance or project work. But the freelance economy is not without its challenges, as operating in isolation with a lack of resources can make for tricky circumstances when the need to source talented individuals and service providers arises.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 1 day ago

Consumer pressure mounts over data fees
Consumer pressure mounts over data fees

Pressure is mounting on mobile network operators to lower data costs as the regulator vows to protect consumers.

By Thabiso Mochiko 1 day ago

Vodacom signs R1bn deal to exploit Prasa's fibre-optic network
Vodacom signs R1bn deal to exploit Prasa's fibre-optic network

Vodacom scored its second government contract in a week after it entered into a 15-year agreement worth R1bn with the Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa).

By Thabiso Mochiko 1 day ago

Yahoo hack hits 500mn users, likely 'state sponsored'
Yahoo hack hits 500mn users, likely 'state sponsored'

SAN FRANCISCO: Yahoo said Thursday a massive attack on its network in 2014 allowed hackers to steal data from half a billion users and may have been "state sponsored". Yahoo, which confirmed details of the breach months after reports of a major hack, said its investigation concluded that "certain user account information was stolen" and that the attack came from "what it believes is a state-sponsored actor".

23 Sep 2016

Employees download new malware every four seconds: report
Employees download new malware every four seconds: report

Check Point Software Technologies recently published findings from two research projects, the Check Point 2016 Security Report and Exploits at the Endpoint: SANS 2016 Threat Landscape Study, revealing critical challenges and key recommendations for IT leaders, as businesses continue to build-up protections against evolving cyber threats.

23 Sep 2016

Digital transformation: the CIO experience
Digital transformation: the CIO experience

With technology constantly evolving, your next disrupter or partner could be right around the corner. CIOs need to perceive opportunities and threats that others can't to succeed. It's all about seeing the full picture, anticipating the unexpected and seizing opportunities that others miss.

23 Sep 2016

Mobile will be the TV of the future
Mobile will be the TV of the future

According to Discover Digital, a digital entertainment and video on demand (VOD) services company, traditional broadcasting is changing as more consumers turn to mobile.

23 Sep 2016

Technology solutions help to boost citizen empowerment
Technology solutions help to boost citizen empowerment

Information and communications technology (ICT) remains the key contributor to the development of advanced economies, and the Government Technology Conference (GovTech) 2016 - which is a platform for public and private sector leaders, professionals and practitioners to discuss, deliberate and explore the role that ICT plays in improving the quality of life of citizens - lays a solid foundation on which SA is able to accelerate its digital drive.

23 Sep 2016