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Absa Life launches a bot that helps both customers and employees

With the help of a WhatsApp chatbot, Absa Life funeral policyholders can now access basic policy information at any time of the day or night...

Issued by Praekelt 1 day ago

#StartupStory: Flip Phone is the new marketplace for mobile phones

Looking for the easiest way to get fast cash for your old phone or looking for a deal on a new phone, but not pay exorbitant prices? Flip Phone could be the answer...

By Evan-Lee Courie 3 days ago

2020 has accelerated the importance of human touch in a contactless economy

The global Covid-19 pandemic has upended life as we know it and will most certainly have deep and lasting effects on society, business, governance and the economy at large...

By Bronwyn Williams 25 Jun 2020

Balancing privacy with public health: how well is South Africa doing?

Covid-19 spreads from person to person through droplet and contact transmission. That's why contact tracing and quarantining have been included as one approach to control the spread of the virus...

By Michael Sean Pepper & Marietjie Botes 25 Jun 2020

What's going to change in finances after the pandemic?

Despite the given current uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic, it is possible to foresee some changes that are already taking place in the South African economy...

22 Jun 2020

The rise of contactless technologies

Considering that Covid-19 is primarily spread through contact transmission, it is not surprising that we are seeing a sharp rise in the adoption of contactless technologies...

By Ulrich Stark 17 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: A 12-year-old and their mobile device

To celebrate Youth Day, we reached out to some of our younger crew members to find out about their lockdown learnings...

By Elaine Wang 15 Jun 2020

Flipkart unveils bilingual voice assistant for grocery shopping

Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart has debuted a voice assistant feature to make consumers' online shopping journeys "simpler and more natural"...

12 Jun 2020

#StartupStory: Janez Vermeiren and Peri vP launch

TV personality and producer, Janez Vermeiren and film director Peri vP have launched, a new online platform that connects content creators with organisations and brands...

By Evan-Lee Courie 11 Jun 2020

Level up your kid's safety on TikTok

As TikTok becomes more popular, it's become increasingly important that users feel safe and comfortable so that they can express themselves openly and creatively...

10 Jun 2020

#StartupStory: Putting a Sparkle in Nigeria's digital ecosystem

Sparkle, a digital ecosystem providing financial, lifestyle and business support services to Nigerians across the globe, has officially launched by Uzoma Dozie, the former chief executive officer of Diamond Bank...

By Evan-Lee Courie 9 Jun 2020

Bidvest Mobility expands its range of intrinsically safe mobile computers for hazardous applications

Bidvest Mobility has expanded its range of intrinsically safe mobile computers to meet the demand in the mining, oil and gas and other environments to digitise tasks in hazardous areas...

Issued by Bidvest Mobility 9 Jun 2020

#StartupStory: Kasi Mobile - SA's first township-based mobile network provider

On 1 June, Lemok Group launched South Africa's first township-based mobile network provider, Kasi Mobile...

By Johannes Masiteng 4 Jun 2020

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