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Keep.Out.Covid self-screening app launched
Keep.Out.Covid self-screening app launched

As South Africa slowly moves out of lockdown, Howler has used its technology platform to develop a self-screening tool to aid in the early detection of Covid-19 symptoms...

21 May 2020

Innovate Now seeks mobile solutions for people with disabilities
Innovate Now seeks mobile solutions for people with disabilities

Innovate Now, Africa's Assistive Technology Accelerator, is seeking applications from innovators across the African continent who are dedicated to developing mobile-based technologies designed to assist people living with disabilities...

21 May 2020

Facebook adds Messenger Rooms to WhatsApp in the latest beta
Facebook adds Messenger Rooms to WhatsApp in the latest beta

Just last week Facebook started rolling out its Messenger Rooms group call service to users of the eponymous chat app...

By Andy Walker 21 May 2020

Smart helmet capable of mass temperature screening comes to SA
Smart helmet capable of mass temperature screening comes to SA

A smart helmet that can scan the temperatures of up to 200 people every minute is now available in South Africa...

21 May 2020

Viu South Africa announces Viu Premium payments now available through MTN
Viu South Africa announces Viu Premium payments now available through MTN

Viu South Africa has teamed up with MTN South Africa to offer MTN Direct Carrier Billing (DCB) on its app for Viu Premium payments...

Issued by Viu 21 May 2020

Q&A: Mmusi Maimane talks 'One South Africa' digital platform
Q&A: Mmusi Maimane talks 'One South Africa' digital platform

Mmusi Maimane, the chief activist of 'One South Africa' Movement (OSA), recently launched its digital platform to connect and engage with South Africans through these unprecedented times...

By Evan-Lee Courie 21 May 2020

#StartupStory: Lite.IT adapts to the IT needs of SMEs
#StartupStory: Lite.IT adapts to the IT needs of SMEs

Now, more than ever before is the time that people, especially those who are not accustomed to working from home, need IT support...

By Evan-Lee Courie 20 May 2020

Time to reinvent the future of your business
Time to reinvent the future of your business

Just weeks after winding down their operations, companies are being asked to restart their engines at an unprecedented rate as lockdown rules are gradually relaxed...

By Vukani Mngxati 20 May 2020

Aim for the stars with satellite technology
Aim for the stars with satellite technology

With most of the world shut down to varying degrees in response to the global coronavirus pandemic, the importance of connectivity has been magnified...

By Victor Stephanopoli 20 May 2020

Comms in the time of corona
Comms in the time of corona

With remote working now a reality for big corporates, companies like MTN are using WhatsApp chatbots for their internal comms...

Issued by Praekelt 20 May 2020

#StartupStory: Christopher, the future of AI in Africa
#StartupStory: Christopher, the future of AI in Africa

'The Commodore' shares insights into Christopher Africa, the platform that offers brands the opportunity to tap into consumer micro-moments and conversations on social media using AI...

By Evan-Lee Courie 20 May 2020

Electronic Communications Sector: Covid-19 Highlights
Electronic Communications Sector: Covid-19 Highlights

The Electronic Communication sector of South Africa has seen many changes to its legislative universe as well as important omissions. This includes the omission, likely as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, of the much-anticipated Protection of Personal Information Act No 4 of 2013, widely expected to be enacted on 1 April 2020...

By Ezra Pillay 19 May 2020

Nedbank launches Avo, its new e-commerce "super app"
Nedbank launches Avo, its new e-commerce "super app"

Nedbank has revealed its new digital platform Avo. Described as a "super app", Avo will provide customers with access to online shopping and other essential services...

19 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: Paxful launches #BuiltWithBitcoin Africa Fund in lockdown
#LockdownLessons: Paxful launches #BuiltWithBitcoin Africa Fund in lockdown

Artur Schaback, one of the co-founders and COO of Paxful, shares how the company has adjusted to life under lockdown...

By Evan-Lee Courie 19 May 2020

'State of the African Data Centres' report released
'State of the African Data Centres' report released

With the world on lockdown, the importance of digitisation to the economic growth and prosperity of nations and regions is becoming increasingly clear, also on the African continent.

19 May 2020

Mapping tech helps stop Covid-19 in its tracks
Mapping tech helps stop Covid-19 in its tracks

GIS mapping technology has been key to limiting the spread of Covid-19 in South Africa by providing access to real-time information and ensuring that vulnerable communities stay safe...

19 May 2020

How to mitigate risks from Covid-19 disruption
How to mitigate risks from Covid-19 disruption

The Covid-19 pandemic has created immense risks to public and private sector organisations as they grapple with new business models...

By Isabel Papadakis 19 May 2020

Ransomware: Here today, here tomorrow
Ransomware: Here today, here tomorrow

With all our energy of the past several weeks focused on adapting to the global crisis, security may have taken a back seat. But cybercriminals haven't forgotten...

By Derek Manky 19 May 2020

How Codehesion became the best-known smartphone app development company in South Africa
How Codehesion became the best-known smartphone app development company in South Africa

Codehesion has developed a simple marketing strategy to ensure it is top-of-mind when it comes to smartphone app development in South Africa...

Issued by Codehesion 18 May 2020

Data literacy is vital in the modern workplace
Data literacy is vital in the modern workplace

Data and analytics fuel digital business and play a vital role in the future survival of organisations worldwide...

By Adriaan Hubinger 18 May 2020

A resilient, cloud-based digital future
A resilient, cloud-based digital future

Digital transformation defines resilience, cost-savings, and sustainability in a world of uncertainty and instability...

18 May 2020

Compliance: What is key over the next three months?
Compliance: What is key over the next three months?

Although Covid-19 is not the first pandemic the world has faced over the last 100 years, its effects are unique due to increased globalisation and interconnectivity...

18 May 2020

How to digitalise for long-term success
How to digitalise for long-term success

Many people realise they need to digitalise as a way to keep their businesses alive during the effects of lockdown...

By Gregg Sanders 15 May 2020

Cybercrime continues during Covid-19
Cybercrime continues during Covid-19

Having employees working from home, without the normal firewalls and cybersecurity measures in place, companies and individuals are now at greater risk...

By James Bayhack 15 May 2020

Gig economy professionals leading organisational change
Gig economy professionals leading organisational change

Right now, from the vantage point as an external stakeholder, management consultants can potentially offer a valuable perspective to leadership at the helm of organisations, when done responsibly...

By Francois Kriel 15 May 2020

Take care of tech talent when it matters
Take care of tech talent when it matters

In what feels like a minute, the world has gone massively digital. People are doing everything online because of Covid-19, and the strain is showing...

15 May 2020

Tips for digital wellbeing during the pandemic
Tips for digital wellbeing during the pandemic

As most of us shelter at home in the effort to combat Covid-19, there is also the danger of spending too much time in front of our smartphone screens...

15 May 2020

Simplicity drives success
Simplicity drives success

Businesses change the way they do things in order to improve efficiency, increase revenues and stay competitive. However, many processes, people, or segments of the business are involved in that change...

By Christian Pedersen 15 May 2020

SA govt allows the sale of (almost) all goods online
SA govt allows the sale of (almost) all goods online

According to new regulations, online retailers in South Africa may sell any product, with the exception of cigarettes and alcoholic beverages...

15 May 2020

Keep VPNs safe from DDoS and other attacks as remote working continues
Keep VPNs safe from DDoS and other attacks as remote working continues

If cybercrime were a country, it would have the 13th highest gross domestic product (GDP) in the world, with large multi-national operations earning more than US$1bn annually...

15 May 2020

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