The Wireless Application Service Provider of South Africa (Waspa), has updated its code of conduct to be in line with Icasa regulations on premium services.
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IT spending in South Africa is forecast to increase by 2.4% from 2016 to reach R266bn in 2017, a 2.4 per cent increase from 2016, according to Gartner. Software is predicted to be the best-performing segment, with a 13.2% increase year on year (see Table 1).
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Hisense South Africa revealed an array of new products at an event held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre last week. Among them are a range of kitchen appliances - available for the first time locally - and two new 4K Ultra LED (ULED) TVs.
Lauren Hartzenberg 1 day ago
With the addition of Google Cloud Platform, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications is now available on three major public cloud providers, including Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure.
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GirlCode has announced the corporate sponsors for its #GirlCodeHack which is taking place from 5-6 August 2017, in celebration of Women's month. They are Standard Bank, Entelect Software, Recruit Digital, MTN, Microsoft, Boxfusion, Ericsson, and Domino's pizza.
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The inaugural SingularityU South Africa Summit is taking place in Johannesburg on 23-24 August 2017. SingularityU Summits have developed into a point of inspiration and connection for the local community, an opportunity to highlight breakthrough ideas and technologies and a catalyst to accelerating a local culture of innovation.
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Mobile commerce (m-commerce) app, Chat Find, offers businesses and freelancers a mobile shopfront and the ability to process payment and invoice their customers directly. Unlike business promotion on sites such as Facebook, stores and service providers on the app can promote for free, with their posts popping up on the feeds of people within a 24km radius.
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“The World Bank's latest report on African Cities states that improving conditions for people and businesses in Africa's cities is key to growth. The report further highlights that the continent needs more affordable, connected and liveable cities. This is certainly true to meet the immediate demand felt due to rapid populous migration to city centres or urban nodes. But governments and city planners across the continent cannot afford to focus on this narrow narrative alone,” says William Johnston, regional director, WSP, Structures, Africa.
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It's hard to keep track of the cybercriminal world as it seems these dark web creatures are constantly trying to outwit, outlast, and outplay each other with their destructive viruses. These are, however, currently the six worst ransomware to protect yourself against.
Colin Thornton 2 days ago
The second edition of the Women in ICT - Partnership for Change Awards, hosted by MTN in partnership with Kagiso Media and ITWeb's Brainstorm, is open for nominations from and for eligible female professionals working in the information and communication technologies (ICT) sector.
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In week 10 of the Barclays Accelerator Programme, we interview Rob Guilfoyle, founder of Abe AI which designs artificial intelligence (AI) solutions for the banking industry. The startup helps banks to better engage and support their customers at scale, and to significantly reduce the costs of servicing and acquiring customers through the use of chatbots.
Ilse van den Berg 3 days ago