Online privacy is a topic getting a lot of attention these days and has become a large concern among consumers. While the obvious solution is to take steps to protect your online privacy better, most of us have not taken any steps - or very few - to protect our privacy on the internet. However, this doesn't mean that consumers don't care about privacy.
Christopher Bell, Interactive Intelligence's Channel Manager for Africa, has recently called for the creation of a call centre association for Nigeria and other African countries as a way of promoting a standard for call centres. He mentions that such associations have already been set up in Zambia and Zimbabwe, and plans are underway to set one up in Kenya.
"It is so worthwhile to come and see what is available in e-learning and classroom technology. It is the only way to move forward," said Kennia Plaskitt, Principal of Willowmoore High School in Benoni during the SABC Education African EduWeek that took place in Johannesburg earlier this month. "One never has time during term and having the event at the start of the holiday enabled us to send 14 teachers from our school," she said.
Vodacom has extended the footprint of its food security programme into every province in the country to reach more than 50,000 families in need. The project was launched a year ago as its Mandela Day initiative.
ICT practitioners and employers are encouraged to take part in the 2014 annual ICT Skills Survey, the sixth edition of this evaluation of skills requirements and skills acquisition in the ICT sector in South Africa.
The Consumer Goods Forum and KPMG International have released the findings of their annual Global Top of Mind Survey, which polled nearly 500 C-suite and senior executives globally representing manufacturers and retailers in the Food and Drink, Consumer Goods, Luxury Goods and Agribusiness sectors.
Broadband speed is an essential requirement for today's home buyers, and there is an increasing awareness in the market of suburbs that don't have it, according to Ronald Ennik, CEO of Christie's International-affiliated Ennik Estates.
Registrations are now open for the MSI Beat IT Dota 2 Africa Qualifiers competition and you have the chance to take part in the first qualifier on home soil for the international e-sports tournament: the MSI Beat IT 2014 tournament in Taipei, Taiwan.
UC-Wireless, was a Gold Sponsor and exhibitor at the recent African EduWeek 2014 held recently at the Sandton Convention Centre at which it showcased its latest Wi-Fi and wireless technology and partnered Neotel in offering fast and reliable Wi-Fi connectivity for VIP delegates and exhibitors, with Neotel providing the internet bandwidth and UC-Wireless providing its high-density enterprise Ruckus Wi-Fi solution.
In today's information-driven world, data is at the heart of enabling businesses to operate and innovate effectively. However, the exponential growth of data, combined with increasing regulation, has left many organisations struggling with the complexity of compliance required to manage their information.