Developer recruitment platform OfferZen launches in SA
Developer recruitment platform OfferZen launches in SA

Developer recruitment marketplace OfferZen has launched in South Africa, attracting 100 companies to the platform within its first six months of operation.

By Gabriella Mulligan 31 minutes ago

33% of software used in SA unlicensed
33% of software used in SA unlicensed

Computer users in South Africa are using unlicensed software at an alarming rate, despite the link between unlicensed software and cyberattacks, according to the new Global Software Survey from BSA | The Software Alliance.

2 hours ago

Life-Of-Pix via
Call for MIT Global Startup Labs applications

The MIT Global startup Labs Programme is heading to South Africa and both new and established tech entrepreneurs have until 31 May to submit their best new and innovative tech ideas.

4 hours ago

VR to catalyse next growth explosion for tech industry
VR to catalyse next growth explosion for tech industry

Virtual reality (VR) is set to start moving into the mainstream of the technology market this year, creating the next wave of growth for the industry and delivering exciting new experiences for end-users.

4 hours ago

Digitisation - adapt or die
Digitisation - adapt or die

Without doubt, today's ever-quickening cycle of change is unprecedented. Change today is faster, more erratic, more elemental than ever before. A collision of technological, competitive and cultural pressures is forming a vortex of what we have begun to call the 'information age'.

5 hours ago

Document management trends: Cloud and mobility key drivers
Document management trends: Cloud and mobility key drivers

Document management is one of those traditional areas of business that seems to remain the same, year in and year out. However, this is not, in fact, the case. It is actually a vibrant and changing arena and is one that warrants a closer look. As with all components of the technology industry, it is impacted by other macro-trends, and it is worth considering the role these trends play in the evolution of the document management space.

By Ronnie Oeschger, Issued by Communikay 20 hours ago

#FreshTech: SanDisk launches second-generation iXpand Flash Drive
#FreshTech: SanDisk launches second-generation iXpand Flash Drive

SanDisk Corporation has launched the next-generation iXpand Flash Drive, a mobile storage device designed to help users quickly and easily free up space on their iPhone and iPad with up to 128GB of additional capacity.

1 day ago

Building smarter, better malls
Building smarter, better malls

Since The Mall of Africa, South Africa's biggest single-phase shopping mall development, opened its doors on 28 April, it has dominated social media chat lately, as much for its promise as its problems. Is it the mall built for the future like some say? My colleagues who have been brave enough to venture forth tell me that it is well-designed, but otherwise unremarkable from an innovation perspective.

By Lee Naik 1 day ago

The business of cybercrime: making money off your mistakes
The business of cybercrime: making money off your mistakes

The IT security landscape is changing at a rapid pace, leaving security professionals scrambling to keep up. There is a lucrative industry for stolen private data, not to mention extortion with attacks like ransomware and so-called CEO fraud. Cybercriminals are making money hand over fist by exploiting flaws within organisations' technology and processes.

By Brandon Bekker 1 day ago

Cloud solutions for the 'Uber era'
Cloud solutions for the 'Uber era'

The advent of the 'Uber era' has traditional businesses running scared. While business disruption isn't new, the world is now seeing a perfect storm of accelerated technology innovation and rapidly changing consumer expectations that's bringing unprecedented disruption and threatening established players across all markets.

By Andre le Roux 1 day ago

Smart technologies delivering benefits to business
Smart technologies delivering benefits to business

New Avanade research shows that the majority of business leaders are already investing in, and benefiting from, the increased use of smart technologies in the workplace.

1 day ago

Jesse Hemson-Struthers, CEO: Niveus Ventures
Translating ideas into successful businesses

Most businesses don't survive past the start-up phase despite great ideas. The downfall normally comes in turning ideas into viable businesses. So Niveus Investments has launched Niveus Ventures to fund emerging entrepreneurs in Africa's technology space.

2 days ago

Is app-athy towards slow IT detrimental to business productivity?
Is app-athy towards slow IT detrimental to business productivity?

Improving productivity continues to be a priority for many organisations and as such, IT transformation is top of the agenda when it comes to boosting business performance.

By Wimpie van Rensburg 2 days ago