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Cell C and Facebook unveils Wi-Fi hotspots at UWC
Cell C and Facebook unveils Wi-Fi hotspots at UWC

Cell C in partnership with Facebook has unveiled the first public access Wi-Fi hotspots and is now live at the University of the Western Cape (UWC)...

20 Mar 2019

BestVPN aims to provide transparency in competitive VPN market
BestVPN aims to provide transparency in competitive VPN market

In a world where citizens are increasingly turning to virtual private networks (VPNs), it is becomingly more and more useful to have immediate access to expert advice regarding which VPN provider is the safest and most effective...

Issued by Lebrau Press 19 Mar 2019

Why you need to worry about user names and passwords
Why you need to worry about user names and passwords

Threat actors are relentlessly targeting end users for their credentials to penetrate corporate networks...

18 Mar 2019

Be aware of domain hijacking
Be aware of domain hijacking

Domain names can be stolen, held hostage and used to wreak havoc for a business website owner...

18 Mar 2019

Part 2: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?
Part 2: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?

Just what is the fourth industrial revolution? No really, what is it all about beyond the hype and jargon?

By Garth Williams 14 Mar 2019

30 years of the World Wide Web
30 years of the World Wide Web

To mark the 30th anniversary of the World Wide Web, Cisco quizzed over 11,000 survey respondents to find out what the Web has made possible for them...

12 Mar 2019

Part 1: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?
Part 1: Will the so-called fourth industrial revolution propel SA forwards?

Just what is the fourth industrial revolution? No really, what is it all about beyond the hype and jargon?

By Garth Williams 11 Mar 2019

This is Momo, or Mother Bird.
Why children's social media safety is in the spotlight after the wake of the #Momochallenge hoax

Described by Paper magazine as a "...saucer-eyed, lipless bird lady with trendy bangs and Voldemort nostrils," it's easy to see why Momo is the latest social media scare, as it's reportedly being hacked into child-friendly apps such as Peppa Pig, Fornite and YouTube Kids. But read this before you ban your young ones from using the internet...

By Leigh Andrews 6 Mar 2019

BitCo Home Fibre launches on the Openserve network
BitCo Home Fibre launches on the Openserve network

BitCo, leading national internet service provider (ISP) and official ISP to Cricket South Africa and the Proteas, has just announced that their uncapped Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) services are now available on the Openserve network...

Issued by BitCo 5 Mar 2019

Hetzner wins two international Stevie Awards for Customer Service
Hetzner wins two international Stevie Awards for Customer Service

Hetzner was recently awarded two silver Stevie Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada, at a record gathering of more than 700 customer service and business development professionals from all over the world...

Issued by Hetzner 4 Mar 2019

2018 Connectivity Hero of the Year announced
2018 Connectivity Hero of the Year announced

Cambium Networks has announced that Duduzile Mkhwanazi from Project Isizwe is the 2018 Connectivity Hero of the Year...

27 Feb 2019

No more EdgeHTML
No more EdgeHTML

Microsoft, at the end of 2018, announced their plan to rewrite the Windows 10 default browser using Chromium project...

25 Feb 2019

SA among the global trailblazers for digital businesses
SA among the global trailblazers for digital businesses

South Africa ranks among the top 10 regions leading digital business maturity...

22 Feb 2019

Cultivating a connected world with emerging technology
Cultivating a connected world with emerging technology

December 2018 marked a major milestone: for the first time, more than half of the world's population was connected to the internet...

By Jim Holland 21 Feb 2019

Is your data protected when the power fails?
Is your data protected when the power fails?

Reliable power is in short supply in South Africa and outages are becoming increasingly common, leaving businesses unable to access their systems or data...

By Hemant Harie 21 Feb 2019

Hetzner's energy-efficient data centre saves customers money
Hetzner's energy-efficient data centre saves customers money

The highest level of energy efficiency is awarded a PUE score of 1.2, the industry average is 1.7. Hetzner's DC has reliably scored between 1.17 and 1.25, with 2018 no different...

Issued by Hetzner 7 Feb 2019

Q&A: Grant Hinds on being at the top of his game
Q&A: Grant Hinds on being at the top of his game

The V&A Museum in London, England is currently showcasing an exhibition solely devoted to the contemporary art of video games and local gamer, Grant Hinds, is the only South African gamer to have a vlog featured in the exhibition...

By Evan-Lee Courie 6 Feb 2019

The best way to test your Internet speed
The best way to test your Internet speed

The recently launched Speedtest.co.za website makes it easy for South Africans to test their broadband speed and rate their Internet service provider...

Issued by The Tech Lab 4 Feb 2019

Hisense declares war on top end TV market with 65" ULED smart TV
Hisense declares war on top end TV market with 65" ULED smart TV

Hisense's new flagship 65" ULED smart television is a declaration of war aimed at the top end TV market. This beautifully crafted and ingeniously designed ULED is the perfection that should be strived for when creating the next generation of televisions...

By Juanita Pienaar 4 Feb 2019

High-capacity microwave is a key enabler for 5G
High-capacity microwave is a key enabler for 5G

With 5G bringing in new possibilities for operators across the globe, a higher capacity microwave backhaul becomes even more important...

1 Feb 2019

#BizTrends2019: Convergence, connections and trust
#BizTrends2019: Convergence, connections and trust

Jessica Tennant reports back on Charles Stuart's analysis of the annual 'Entertainment Media Outlook: An African Perspective', specifically with regard to three key trends in the entertainment and media space...

By Jessica Tennant 31 Jan 2019

Inaugural Africa Tech Week set for March 2019
Inaugural Africa Tech Week set for March 2019

The inaugural Africa Tech Week, taking place in Cape Town from 4-5 March 2019 is set to become the largest annual tech conference in Africa...

29 Jan 2019

Check Point reveal vulnerabilities in online game
Check Point reveal vulnerabilities in online game

Check Point Software Technologies have shared details of vulnerabilities that could have affected any player of the online battle game, Fortnite...

21 Jan 2019

Adams & Adams adopts .africa domain
Adams & Adams adopts .africa domain

Intellectual property and commercial law firm, Adams & Adams, announced a digital identity switchover to www.adams.africa on its social media accounts.

21 Jan 2019

#BizTrends2019: Own your MarTech, control your data
#BizTrends2019: Own your MarTech, control your data

Marketing leaders should be wary of the marketing automation siren call and focus on building the foundations to enable real digital performance...

By Johan Walters 21 Jan 2019

Ericsson, Qualcomm complete 5G data call
Ericsson, Qualcomm complete 5G data call

Ericsson and Qualcomm Technologies have achieved a non-standalone (NSA) 5G New Radio (NR) data call on 2.6 GHz...

17 Jan 2019

5 Wi-Fi mistakes in the connected classroom
5 Wi-Fi mistakes in the connected classroom

Higher education has paved the way for many of the technologies we use today. With a unique set of demands and workloads comes a unique set of problems...

By Pieter Englebrecht 17 Jan 2019

How a website helps visitors plan dream holidays
How a website helps visitors plan dream holidays

When SA-Venues.com started in 1999, it was with a simple goal: to become a one-stop shop for tourists booking accommodation and planning where to eat, sleep and play in South Africa...

Issued by Hetzner 16 Jan 2019

The Tech Lab - A next-gen content marketing and PR agency for SA tech companies
The Tech Lab - A next-gen content marketing and PR agency for SA tech companies

The Tech Lab is a next-generation content and PR agency which helps IT and telecoms companies to reach the right audience with targeted content...

Issued by The Tech Lab 16 Jan 2019

Brave previews new advertising model, rewarding users for watching online ads
Brave previews new advertising model, rewarding users for watching online ads

#NEWSWATCH: Blockchain-based ad blocking web browser Brave is previewing a new advertising model (called Brave Ads) that rewards its users for watching "privacy-respecting" ads...

16 Jan 2019

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