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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

Teraco announces new funding package with Barclays Africa
Teraco announces new funding package with Barclays Africa

Teraco Data Environments, Africa's vendor neutral colocation data centre operator and Internet exchange point (IXP) announced that it has increased the size of its medium term funding facility to R400m, secured from Barclays Africa.

28 Jan 2015 09:10

Samsung launches Vitamin app
Samsung launches Vitamin app

Samsung has introduced the Vitamin app for its mobile devices, to provide a new level of customer intelligence through analytics, by seamlessly delivering information about the device, at the click of a button.

28 Jan 2015 06:20

What to expect from BI in 2015
What to expect from BI in 2015

The global Business Intelligence (BI) and analytics market grew by 8% in 2013 and expectations are that the growth for last year would be even bigger...

27 Jan 2015 16:48

Smart Cape aims to help people study, find jobs and business opportunities
Smart Cape aims to help people study, find jobs and business opportunities

Cape Town is banking on its Smart Cape initiative to help job seekers and entrepreneurs find opportunities.

27 Jan 2015 15:00

The challenge of e-commerce transactions on a mobile device
The challenge of e-commerce transactions on a mobile device

Do you have an antivirus product on your mobile phone? If not, best you invest in one in order to protect against mobile fraud, as mobile payments and card-not-present retail go on the rise...

By Leigh Andrews 27 Jan 2015 14:00

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

Why small contact centres need cloud
Why small contact centres need cloud

Cloud technology holds just as much, if not more, power for small businesses and their call centres as it does for large ones, says Jed Hewson, Director at cloud contact centre technology provider, 1Stream.

22 Jan 2015 10:14