Everyone looks forward to the festive season, a time to wind down and relax after the busy year. Unfortunately, cyber crooks don't go on holiday. For them Christmas heralds a holiday shopping and party season that will generate millions of dollars for them.
9 Dec 2013 14:15
What is wearable technology and why is there so much hype about it at the moment? Ryno Goosen from audio and video supplier HFX Systems, offers some insight into this increasingly popular phenomenon.
By Ryno Goosen 6 Dec 2013 11:27
Samsung Electronics South Africa is the exclusive technology partner for the Rhinoceros DNA Index System (RhODIS) - established by the Veterinary Genetics Laboratory at the Faculty of Veterinary Science of the University of Pretoria.
4 Dec 2013 16:42
The revolution of the internet and rise of social media and websites such as Trip Advisor has resulted in e-tourism becoming a key tool in allowing businesses in the tourism industry to compete and operate on a global scale.
29 Nov 2013 14:22
Internet penetration in South Africa is growing rapidly and this is opening up new opportunities across our economy. One industry under the spotlight is the property market and the role of the traditional estate agent. Property Switch is a company that believes it is time for technology to take centre stage in the real estate industry.
29 Nov 2013 12:22
As businesses look to formalise plans for the New Year, industry expert opinions become paramount to assist with forecasting and to provide a clearer understanding of crucial consumer, business and economic trends that are most likely to become impactful for businesses into 2014.
29 Nov 2013 10:45
South African ICT provider and mobility specialist company globetom has extended the functionality of golfing portal www.lastminutegolf.co.za with the addition of an HTML 5-based mobile application that allows for enhanced accessibility and usability.
28 Nov 2013 12:04
When a telecommunications company wants to set up shop and operate in South Africa to provide internet and telephony services to consumers, it needs to acquire specific licences from the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA), which handles all the regulation for the telecommunications and broadcasting sectors in the country. This rule applies to Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) providers as well.
27 Nov 2013 13:01
Technological innovations have broken boundaries again as 3D printing becomes a reality. A machine reminiscent of the Star Trek replicator that creates objects out of thin air is a reality and DionWired will be one of the first South African retailers to bring it into the homes and offices of its customers from November this year.
15 Nov 2013 09:04
OpenView HD - Platco Digital's free-to-air satellite TV platform - is now operational and South African viewers can take advantage of this offering, which requires nothing more than a once-off payment with no monthly subscription fee, forever.
31 Oct 2013 11:56
Samsung has confirmed that when BBM (BlackBerry Messenger), the mobile social network launches for Android smartphones on the 21 September 2013, it will be available as a free download for Samsung GALAXY smartphones across South Africa from the Google Play store.
20 Sep 2013 10:05
Despite it being a legislative requirement, several government departments on Wednesday (20 February) denied responsibility for drawing up and publishing the National Scarce and Critical Skills List - indicating the confusion that resulted after President Jacob Zuma increased the number of ministries in 2009.
21 Feb 2013 10:03
South African airspace becomes cyberspace in a first for South Africa as Wireless G, together with Mango and Vodacom, bring you Wi-Fi in the sky. By using G-Connect In-Flight Wi-Fi, Mango guests can now surf the web when travelling between South Africa's major centres, at 30 000 feet.
9 May 2012 14:00
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