Facebook will now allow Americans to order a meal, buy movie tickets or make an appointment at the hairdresser without having to leave the social networking site.
19 hours ago
It's not exactly a store, but the Google "showroom" that opened on Thursday, 20 October, in New York is the internet giant's first real-world shop and a step into terrain where rival Apple has excelled.
20 hours ago
The South African research findings of Vodafone's fourth annual Internet of Things (IoT) Barometer Report, a global survey of business sentiment regarding innovation and investment in IoT, have been released.
20 Oct 2016
"There's an app for that" is one of the most common phrases exchanged amongst smartphone owners. From hailing a taxi, to checking your bank balance, there is almost an app for everything. However, as a brand or SME who has not yet jumped onto this app bandwagon, should you rush in headfirst and join in? With already over 1.5 million apps in each app store (looking at just Apple and Google), should you really add another app to that list?
Lynette Hundermark 20 Oct 2016
Veeam Software, provider of availability solutions for the always-on enterprise, hosted its VeeamON Tour conference in Fourways, Johannesburg on 13 October that provided over 360 delegates with insights on the latest research to help them make the most of their IT investments in server virtualisation and storage in the cloud.
19 Oct 2016
The formalisation of the taxi industry in South Africa will take a step forward with the Electronic Fare Collection System (e-ticket) for minibus taxi commuters. A live concept demonstration of the e-ticket was recently attended by Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi, at the Bosman Street Taxi Rank in Pretoria today.
19 Oct 2016
Technology is the greater equaliser. Today a poor farmer in Kenya, using a phone, has access to more information than a US president in the 1990s. Yet it can also create a massive divide if people, companies and nations do not innovate. Innovation is the road to a better future: South Africa is an innovative nation, but it needs to double down if it hopes to keep up.
18 Oct 2016
To enable South African retail websites to sell into high growth markets, two leading payment service providers (PSP) have entered into a partnership.
18 Oct 2016