Will the travel industry ever be able to work together in such a way that it is able to offer travellers a perfectly seamless and personalised travel experience?
Jannine Adams 13 hours ago
The Gartner Symposium/ITxpo kicked off on Monday, 18 September 2017 at the CTICC and is expected to attract over 1000 attendees including 190 CIOs over four days. This is where the world's top CIOs gain a strategic view of the emerging trends shaping IT and business. The event aims to help CIOs approach critical challenges, make decisions with confidence, and achieve greater impact as leaders.
Ilse van den Berg 15 hours ago
The working environment across the world is rapidly changing and has brought with it a new set of obstacles that could impact your business and its processes.
Marc de Villiers 16 hours ago
Bitcoin payments could soon be commonplace at Pick n Pay. For a limited period, customers at the retailer's head office campus store have been able to use the cryptocurrency as a payment method by simply scanning a QR code using a Bitcoin wallet app on their smartphone when checking out.
16 hours ago
For many years, African countries served as the growth engine for the global smartphone market. In 2016, however, global smartphone sales grew at a modest 2% and the landscape in Africa also saw a dip from what had been a 39% year-over-year growth rate.
21 hours ago
Ethiopian startup Meda Messenger is hoping for swift uptake after rolling out its cross-platform social app that allows users to chat and make payments.
Tom Jackson 21 hours ago
With Microsoft set to open hyperscale data centres in South Africa next year, demand for cloud and internet services are set to soar. However, in anticipation of rapid digital transformation in the region, website security is a necessary area for investment to keep up with equally fast-emerging cyber threat challenges.
Cloudbric 1 day ago
Airbus Helicopters Southern Africa (AHZA) has launched its Fleetkeeper electronic technical logbook and electronic flight folio which enables helicopter owners, pilots, maintenance, and airworthiness managers to track flight hours, flight cycles and any other information regarding maintenance.
1 day ago
TheTreeApp, which functions much like Google but for trees, was launched recently. The app, with extensive tree information, beautiful illustrations and GPS location and search capabilities, allows South Africans - whether they are students, conservationists, botanists or avid nature lovers - to investigate, search and identify and learn about trees. We chat to the founder and co-creator of one of the most powerful tree identification apps on the market, Val Thomas, to find out more.
Cari Coetzee 1 day ago
For IT professionals, the idea of having a more collaborative approach between development and operations is highly appealing. Getting rid of the isolated “siloes”, opening up to feedback and building consorts across the product lifecycle, from design to end of life - who would say no to that?
Greg Pritchett 1 day ago
Alipay, an online and mobile payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group, partners of Zapper, has made it possible for Chinese tourists in South Africa to pay at 10,000 Zapper-affiliated merchants across the country via their smartphones.
13 Sep 2017
We're human. We're programmed for instant gratification. Using this principle, Discovery Health has built its very successful Vitality programme, which is a blueprint for other rewards schemes, not only in healthcare, but other sectors too.
Nicci Botha 13 Sep 2017