Tech industry's first shipment of ocean plastics packaging
Tech industry's first shipment of ocean plastics packaging

As a result of a commercial-scale pilot program, Dell has announced the technology industry's first shipment of ocean plastics packaging.

4 hours ago

Itec SA expands its Carbon Neutral programme
Itec SA expands its Carbon Neutral programme

Digital and communications solutions provider Itec SA recently announced the expansion of its Carbon Neutral programme, an initiative that will now reduce its customers' printing-related carbon footprint by offsetting this through sustainability specialists and partner impactChoice.

8 hours ago

R112m partnership to enable ToT between SA, India
R112m partnership to enable ToT between SA, India

A new R112 million partnership between South African defence and security company, Saab Grintek Defence (SGD), and India's Hindustan Aeronautics Limited's (HAL) Avionics Division will see the transfer of technology (ToT) for in-country maintenance of Saab's Integrated Defensive Aids Suite (IDAS) system in India.

8 hours ago

What you need to know about DDoS cyber attacks
What you need to know about DDoS cyber attacks

According to Arbor Networks' 12th Annual Worldwide Infrastructure Security report, the chances of organisations being hit by a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack have never been higher.

9 hours ago

Visa flexibility would boost SA outsource potential
Visa flexibility would boost SA outsource potential

South Africa's hopes of serving as a global outsource destination to drive foreign investment are achievable according to DigiOutsource, a global enterprise based in Cape Town and serving international gaming clients.

11 hours ago

Value added services made easy for South African retailers
Value added services made easy for South African retailers

A Cape Town-based fintech business, Electrum, is providing retailers and banks with the technology platform that they need to connect their systems to Value Added Services (VAS) providers and sell VAS, which earns retailers hundreds of millions of rands.

13 hours ago

How 'evolving' technology leads to fewer choices and creates mountains of waste
How 'evolving' technology leads to fewer choices and creates mountains of waste

Let me ask you a question. Are you periodically forced to buy a new laptop because the technology – hardware or software – in your current laptop is no longer supported even though it's fully functional?

By Sharad Sinha 14 hours ago

Latest Forrester research on VR, cloud adoption and more
Latest Forrester research on VR, cloud adoption and more

According to recent research by Forrester, VR will not be ready for marketers until 2020 and public cloud adoption has increased dramatically in Europe, among other findings:

1 day ago

Wide support for ICT plan - state
Wide support for ICT plan - state

The Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services believes it has won widespread support from the information and communications technology (ICT) sector for its wholesale open-access network proposal for radio spectrum and that the emphasis has shifted to how the policy will be implemented.

1 day ago

Roed in action.
Getting heavy-handed on fintech community disruption with Heavy Chef Tours

Heavy Chef founder and CEO Fred Roed shares why he resigned from agency WWC at the end of last year to take the Heavy Chef ‘side project' community to the doers, globally…

By Leigh Andrews 1 day ago

Extract more value from your backup than just ‘backup'
Extract more value from your backup than just ‘backup'

Let's face it, data has become a valuable business asset. At any given time, an organisation has reams of data stored, from customer information to records of transactions to employee information and sensitive documents.

By Iniel Dreyer 2 days ago

City of Cape Town's fibre-optic network now exceeds 800km
City of Cape Town's fibre-optic network now exceeds 800km

The City of Cape Town's fibre-optic cables now have a combined length of 848km. This includes fibre-optic cabling used to connect the City's buildings, as well as bus stations, cameras, and other infrastructure that is vital for service delivery.

2 days ago

Google Maps adds bucket list feature
Google Maps adds bucket list feature

Do you have a bucket list? Have you ever wanted to share your bucket list or favourite spots with out of town guests, but never got around to it? You can create lists of places, share your lists and follow other lists, all without ever leaving the Google Maps app.

15 Feb 2017