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Apply for graduate programme in cryptocurrency and development
Apply for graduate programme in cryptocurrency and development

Invictus Capital, a venture capital firm, is launching a graduate programme for students in software development and cryptocurrencies...

1 day ago

Visit South Africa virtually with Google and SA Tourism's Explorer's Paradise
Visit South Africa virtually with Google and SA Tourism's Explorer's Paradise

Google Arts & Culture, in partnership with SA Tourism, has launched an online exhibition called "South Africa: An Explorer's Paradise"...

1 day ago

Inquiry into online market dominance: Takealot, UberEats in Commission's crosshairs
Inquiry into online market dominance: Takealot, UberEats in Commission's crosshairs

The Competition Commission has announced it will be launching an inquiry into the competitiveness of online intermediation platforms...

1 day ago

Telecoming partners with Ounousa to provide female-oriented entertainment content
Telecoming partners with Ounousa to provide female-oriented entertainment content

The partnership applies, for the moment, to Tunisia and Egypt. African markets are key for Telecoming's international expansion and the female segment shows significant potential for the mobile business...

1 day ago

Opportunities and complications in the streaming space
Opportunities and complications in the streaming space

In 2021, the over-the-top (OTT) market will be primarily shaped by the consumer response to Covid-19 and their experiences throughout the pandemic...

By Darcy Antonellis 1 day ago

Broadband's exponential leap and IoT's revised roadmap in 2021
Broadband's exponential leap and IoT's revised roadmap in 2021

While 2020 didn't quite bring the IoT revolution expected, there is no denying Covid-19 dramatically accelerated its adoption in several industries...

By Gil Rosen 1 day ago

AI predicted to futureproof the influencer industry
AI predicted to futureproof the influencer industry

We're now living in a world dominated by technology and digitisation. Whatever the business or industry may be, technology is sure to be at the heart of it...

By Amelia Neate 1 day ago

Can blockchain technology really help Africa's economy?
Can blockchain technology really help Africa's economy?

While blockchain is not a new technology, its adoption has been slow in Africa. However, the application of this technology here could lead to interesting outcomes...

By Musa Kalenga and Samuel Segun 1 day ago

Legal challenges, opportunies for SA's TMT sector in 2021
Legal challenges, opportunies for SA's TMT sector in 2021

Three topics will top the list of priorities for executives in the technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) sector in South Africa in 2021...

2 days ago

The biggest challenges facing South African tech hubs
The biggest challenges facing South African tech hubs

Are tech hubs getting the resources they need to support our emerging entrepreneurs? Research by the UK-South Africa Tech Hub reveals a few things...

2 days ago

New research reveals Microsoft's cloud revenue in 2020 was a mammoth $59.5bn
New research reveals Microsoft's cloud revenue in 2020 was a mammoth $59.5bn

The pandemic assisted in driving cloud infrastructure in 2020 thanks to online games and remote work...

23 Feb 2021

Defy to host Hack The Normal online hackathon
Defy to host Hack The Normal online hackathon

Defy, the home appliances' manufacturer, will be hosting the Hack The Normal online hackathon from 5-7 March 2021 with the aim of exploring how technology can be leveraged for sustainable living and economic development in Africa...

23 Feb 2021

UberGo, a low-cost ride service, is now available in South Africa
UberGo, a low-cost ride service, is now available in South Africa

Uber South Africa recently announced that UberNam has been renamed to UberGo and that the service is now available across the country...

22 Feb 2021

Decades of disruption - technologies set to change our future
Decades of disruption - technologies set to change our future

It's safe to say that the past 10 years of technology have been stratospheric in the disruption they've brought and the changes they've wrought...

By Howard Plaatjes 19 Feb 2021

Driving transformation in the food and beverage industry
Driving transformation in the food and beverage industry

The unforeseen disruption experienced in 2020 has prompted food and beverage producers to future proof their businesses as far as is possible. While uncertainty seems set to continue for some time...

By Phil Lewis 19 Feb 2021

Anton Herbst named new CEO of Tarsus Technology Group
Anton Herbst named new CEO of Tarsus Technology Group

Anton Herbst has been appointed CEO of the Tarsus Technology Group (TTG) with effect from 1 March 2021...

19 Feb 2021

Digital transformation: Should we still be talking about it in 2021?
Digital transformation: Should we still be talking about it in 2021?

To unlock the power of true digital transformation, leaders need to find ways to put digital first, encouraging everyone in a company to start thinking about...

By Kevin South 18 Feb 2021

South Africa: Our heads are finally in the cloud
South Africa: Our heads are finally in the cloud

Most strategic discussions in boardrooms around the world will include cloud-based offerings because the services offered have become fundamental...

By Trent Odgers 17 Feb 2021

Skills-as-a-service bolsters resellers' offering, CX
Skills-as-a-service bolsters resellers' offering, CX

Resellers and managed service providers may seem to be in competing lines of business, but in reality, the opposite is true...

By Hemant Harie 17 Feb 2021

How FlySafair is improving its customer experience as airlines face recovery
How FlySafair is improving its customer experience as airlines face recovery

FlySafair has just launched a new mobile app to make its customer's experience much simpler, by centralising all booking details into one place, enabling customers to manage their journeys on their own devices...

17 Feb 2021

Deriving value for safe, smart cities
Deriving value for safe, smart cities

The mobile revolution in Africa has had a powerful impact on job creation and community development. Now, off the back of this technological leap forward...

By Leona Mentz 16 Feb 2021

#OrchidsandOnions: Change is as good as...
#OrchidsandOnions: Change is as good as...

Refreshing: Orchid for Cell C for reviving big brand storytelling; Capitalises on aspiration - which drives many to search for better lives...

By Brendan Seery 16 Feb 2021

Will technology reinvent 'the new normal' in 2021?
Will technology reinvent 'the new normal' in 2021?

2020 can only be described as an unpredictable year, and one that brought with it some of the most dramatic shifts we've seen in the way we live and work...

By Mohammed Amin 16 Feb 2021

How can technology revive the travel industry?
How can technology revive the travel industry?

The industry now has a unique opportunity to reevaluate, restrategise, and create robust structures better suited to roll with the pandemic punches...

By Greg Cooke 15 Feb 2021

Winners of Space-Tech Earth Observation Innovation Challenge announced
Winners of Space-Tech Earth Observation Innovation Challenge announced

Launched in September 2020, the winners in the Space-Tech Earth Observation Innovation Challenge have been announced...

15 Feb 2021

Clinton Scott, MD, TechSoft
5 enemies of master data management

Pop master data management (MDM) in your search engine and you will quickly unearth verbs such as uniformity, accuracy, stewardship, semantic consistency, and accountability...

By Clinton Scott 12 Feb 2021

Programmatic advertising in Africa - a friend or foe?
Programmatic advertising in Africa - a friend or foe?

There is a great potential for programmatic advertising in Africa, especially since the continent is seeing a growth in smartphone penetration...

By Musa Kalenga & Samuel Segun 11 Feb 2021

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High-value vs low-value payments - making checkouts count

Getting customer insight and loyalty from each and every transaction...

11 Feb 2021

Marcel Fouché, networking and storage general manager, Networks Unlimited Africa.
New 5G backhaul economy

As we navigate our way through the Covid-19 pandemic, we are finding that economic and social survival is tied to the ability to work and play at a distance...

By Marcel Fouché 11 Feb 2021



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