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Bolton Technical is the ultimate resource for signal booster solutions in South Africa
Bolton Technical is the ultimate resource for signal booster solutions in South Africa

Techline Global, the African distribution partner of Wilson Electronics, has now partnered with Bolton Technical as their sole agent and installation partner in South Africa...

Issued by Techline Global 1 day ago

The tech behind the new Pick n Pay Super Cards
The tech behind the new Pick n Pay Super Cards

Retail giant Pick n Pay this week launched its latest set of collectable Super Cards...

2 days ago

Changing your business app from 'zero' to 'hero'
Changing your business app from 'zero' to 'hero'

Over these years, everything seems to have changed to a great extent even the way we use smart devices...

By Olivia Diaz 2 days ago

Yoco encourages entrepreneurs to #JustStart
Yoco encourages entrepreneurs to #JustStart

Yoco is pioneering a new way to engage with entrepreneurs in its #JustStart campaign...

21 May 2019

How Apple is offering parents peace of mind with new parental control features
How Apple is offering parents peace of mind with new parental control features

Although devices are a gateway to learning, entertainment and communication, children need boundaries when on the internet. Unsupervised access can lead to the viewing of inappropriate content or excessive time spent on social media, with little to no educational benefit...

Issued by 99c (PR division) 21 May 2019

Multilingual broadcast journalist-turned-real estate entrepreneur, Rokelle Sun.
#AfricaMonth: Encouraging female African business leaders from the other side of the world

US-based real estate entrepreneur Rokelle Sun's philanthropic mission is to encourage young girls to pursue careers and success in the underrepresented fields, particularly in Africa, where she spent part of her childhood. She explains this, as well as her love of new experiences like aerophotography, and some of the highs and lows of her earlier career as a multilingual broadcast journalist...

By Leigh Andrews 21 May 2019

#AfricaMonth: Mapping out crucial data at a disaster scene
#AfricaMonth: Mapping out crucial data at a disaster scene

Humanitarian emergencies often strike without warning, destroying lives and livelihoods within a matter of seconds. In the immediate aftermath, the challenge for those responding is to know where to start...

By Evan-Lee Courie 20 May 2019

inDriver now available in Johannesburg
inDriver now available in Johannesburg

inDriver, a ride-hailing app, has launched in Johannesburg, with 3,000 new drivers already registered on the app...

17 May 2019

RCS technology boosts CX by enabling consumers to 'touch & feel' messaging
RCS technology boosts CX by enabling consumers to 'touch & feel' messaging

From being the numberplate prefix for the Western Cape town of Knysna, 'CX' is today popping up all over the web as the marketer's shorthand for 'Customer Experience'...

By Devon Meerholz 16 May 2019

Lessons learned from the latest WhatsApp hack
Lessons learned from the latest WhatsApp hack

We were once again reminded that mobile devices, the one thing most of us never leave home without, are vulnerable to attacks...

16 May 2019

5 technologies transforming the online ticketing business
5 technologies transforming the online ticketing business

As a sub-industry of online retail, ticketing and event management are being shaped to engage consumers in unprecedented ways...

By James Tagg 16 May 2019

Huawei AppGallery to feature uniquely South African content
Huawei AppGallery to feature uniquely South African content

The Huawei AppGallery will soon feature a multitude of apps and designs by local developers...

14 May 2019

Accelerating the browsing experience
Accelerating the browsing experience

Superbalist.com, has adopted two new technologies which have significantly accelerated the browsing experience for shoppers and translated into strong business results...

14 May 2019

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All the winners from Digital Lab Africa Pitch

The winners of the Digital Lab Africa Pitch competition have been announced and the 10 winners each receive R42,000 in cash and residence period in France...

6 May 2019

AI systems are prepared to learn - but are we ready to teach them?
AI systems are prepared to learn - but are we ready to teach them?

Artificial intelligence could transform retail beyond recognition - but only if teaching is part of the rollout strategy...

By Jonathan McCabe 25 Apr 2019

The new digital divide is between people who opt out of algorithms and people who don't
The new digital divide is between people who opt out of algorithms and people who don't

Every aspect of life can be guided by artificial intelligence algorithms - from choosing what route to take for your morning commute, to deciding whom to take on a date...

By Anjana Susarla 23 Apr 2019

MEST Africa Summit.
MEST Africa comes to Nairobi

MEST Africa and Microsoft announce 2019 Pan-African tech summit in Nairobi...

16 Apr 2019

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Land Rover Explore Outdoor phone is a well-rounded piece of tech

An impressive feat of engineering and a well thought out communication device with technical and technological details that truly expresses its arrival into a market often overlooked...

By Lyall Pienaar 9 Apr 2019

The future of app development is multi-experience
The future of app development is multi-experience

Mobile apps are projected to have the most impact on business success by 2020...

8 Apr 2019

It's time for women to consider a career in tech
It's time for women to consider a career in tech

Before the introduction of the South African Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, women had no formal recognition as equal citizens...

By Leonie Stanley 5 Apr 2019

New voices in voice-led tech
New voices in voice-led tech

Should we be optimising for African languages? Yes, says Jaco Lintvelt, MD at iProspect and AMNET Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA)...

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 3 Apr 2019

The rise of e-gaming
The rise of e-gaming

With fibre and internet access becoming more and more accessible in the country, we have started to tap into gaming communities around the world. Brands and businesses are noticing this trend, leading to increased investment into this platform...

By Prince Ndlovu 3 Apr 2019

Quantum, AI turns computing into a 'loaded gun'
Quantum, AI turns computing into a 'loaded gun'

Quantum computing and AI and machine learning are dramatically changing the face of computing...

1 Apr 2019

It's time to share the mobile traffic burden
It's time to share the mobile traffic burden

Digital transformation is all around us, revamping the core practices of businesses. CSPs are also looking to transform what they do and how they do it...

By Alexey Vedin 28 Mar 2019

#ECO19: Is your mobile commerce strategy excluding the mass market?
#ECO19: Is your mobile commerce strategy excluding the mass market?

When you design for mobile, consider who you're building for. For the small percentage with beautiful, high-end phones, or for 61% of the market?

By Lauren Hartzenberg 22 Mar 2019

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Focus shifts to a mobile economy in Africa

Africa is set to be the next big mobile market and the mobile economy is expected to generate more than $150 billion by 2022 to Africa's GDP...

By Josephine Wawira 19 Mar 2019

Cybersecurity tips for app development companies
Cybersecurity tips for app development companies

App development companies that wish to make a name for themselves are in the process of studying every possible sector....

By Harnil Oza 19 Mar 2019

#WinTechAfrica: Blending diversity and professionalism
#WinTechAfrica: Blending diversity and professionalism

Day 1 of the first Women in Tech Africa Conference started with a resounding message: diversity is key, but women must not wait to be recognised...

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

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

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