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South Africa climbs up the world mobile data affordability rankings
South Africa climbs up the world mobile data affordability rankingsArticle

South Africa's mobile data is now cheaper than developed countries such as the US, Canada and New Zealand. Here's where the nation ranks now...

15 Apr 2021

New e-commerce platform makes it easier for business owners to buy the right tech solutions
New e-commerce platform makes it easier for business owners to buy the right tech solutionsArticle

SME South Africa has launched an e-commerce platform to help business owners purchase the tech tools and business solutions they need to grow their businesses...

Issued by 356 Oak Holdings 14 Apr 2021

Unleashing the power of the collective: Relay effort needed to solve youth unemployment
Unleashing the power of the collective: Relay effort needed to solve youth unemploymentArticle

The pandemic has picked an existing wound in our country's socio-economic skin. Stats SA recently reported that the youth unemployment rate in the country had increased...

Nkosinathi Mahlangu 7 Apr 2021

5G and fibre - why we need both to drive connectivity
5G and fibre - why we need both to drive connectivityArticle

It's no surprise that many people have the misconception that 5G will ultimately replace fibre, when in fact 5G without fibre would not exist...

Steve Briggs 30 Mar 2021

SA's spectrum woes continue, but there is a solution - Ispa
SA's spectrum woes continue, but there is a solution - IspaArticle

The Internet Service Providers' Association of SA says that the ongoing spectrum disputes don't need litigation, but something else...

4 Mar 2021

From mobile first to mobile forced: What SA marketers need to know
From mobile first to mobile forced: What SA marketers need to knowArticle

South Africans became 'mobile forced' during lockdown. As marketers, when planning our mobile marketing campaigns, we need to learn how to overcome the challenges, leverage the trends and take advantage of the opportunities...

Issued by Mobitainment 3 Mar 2021

Legal challenges, opportunities for SA's TMT sector in 2021
Legal challenges, opportunities for SA's TMT sector in 2021Article

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

25 Feb 2021

How Covid-19 changed the consumer shopping experience
How Covid-19 changed the consumer shopping experienceArticle

More than eight months after South Africa went into lockdown, consumers continue to be impacted by the effects of Covid-19. East Coast Radio and Jacaranda FM listeners, like many consumers, have been tactical about where they shop, how they shop and how much they spend...

Issued by Kagiso Media 2 Dec 2020

For local SMEs to thrive #DataMustFall
For local SMEs to thrive #DataMustFallArticle

South Africa still has some of the most expensive mobile data rates on the continent. In fact, from lowest to highest data tariffs, Research ICT Africa's Retail African Mobile Pricing (RAMP) Index ranked South Africa 33rd out of 46 African countries this year...

1 Dec 2020

Fibre or 5G - which is better?
Fibre or 5G - which is better?Article

5G is being positioned as the panacea of internet connectivity even though coverage is limited. This reawakens the age-old debate of which is better between fibre or wireless...

Shane Chorley 6 Nov 2020

Webinar on brand intelligence trends and insights in telecommunications in South Africa
Webinar on brand intelligence trends and insights in telecommunications in South AfricaArticle

Join Ornico and leading industry thinkers on Tuesday, 10 November 2020, at 10am, as we discuss current and future trends that are shaping the telecommunications industry in South Africa...

Issued by Ornico 29 Oct 2020

Data-driven agriculture can solve the challenge of food security in Africa
Data-driven agriculture can solve the challenge of food security in AfricaArticle

While many farmers still rely on traditional techniques to coax a living from the land, there are opportunities to use cutting-edge technology to drive Africa towards a food-secure future...

Amrote Abdella 21 Oct 2020

Key tips every computer and internet user should follow
Key tips every computer and internet user should followArticle

October is known as Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Now in its seventeenth year, the campaign continues to raise awareness of the importance of cybersecurity, online privacy, and digital hygiene in general...

20 Oct 2020

Tractor Outdoor unlocks the potential of a DOOH programmatic buy in new Mini campaign
Tractor Outdoor unlocks the potential of a DOOH programmatic buy in new Mini campaignArticle

Tractor Outdoor, one of South Africa's largest out of home (OOH) and digital out of home (DOOH) media owners, recently executed a fully-automated programmatic buy in a new campaign for Mini, together with location-based marketing specialists, Posterscope South Africa...

Issued by Tractor Outdoor 15 Oct 2020

Accelerating inclusion through mobile solutions
Accelerating inclusion through mobile solutionsArticle

Digital revolution has enabled various forms of innovation. We could agree that Africa is witnessing a major technology shift and the pace of change in Africa is becoming exponential...

Fida Kibbi 9 Oct 2020

Public-private partnerships hold the key to future development
Public-private partnerships hold the key to future developmentArticle

For Africa to not just survive the current pandemic, but to thrive, investment into digital infrastructure is inevitable...

Ryno Rijnsburger 21 Sep 2020

Could the increase in demand for data in Africa be a solution?
Could the increase in demand for data in Africa be a solution?Article

As Africa's population continues to grow and demand for mobile data in the continent increases, this could lead to economic growth and job creation...

Anthony Okenwa 28 Aug 2020

The evolution of 4G in Africa
The evolution of 4G in AfricaArticle

Africa has come a long way in its digitisation journey from mobile telephony to broadband - connecting and digitising entire sectors economies, jobs, education, healthcare, government and societies...

Talla Guisse 17 Aug 2020

Young South Africans are shut out from work: they need a chance to get digital skills
Young South Africans are shut out from work: they need a chance to get digital skillsArticle

Most young people from disadvantaged backgrounds in South Africa continue to be denied access to information and communications technology because of poor infrastructure and the digital divide...

Walter Matli 13 Aug 2020

Factor 5G: The real value of mobile connectivity
Factor 5G: The real value of mobile connectivityArticle

It's not just about self-driving cars. It's people, access and change that define the true value of 5G...

Issued by Publishared 12 Aug 2020

Remote research and usability testing during lockdown
Remote research and usability testing during lockdownArticle

To be customer-centric and experience-driven it goes without saying that you need to involve your customers in product research and development. But with Covid-19, lockdowns and social distancing becoming the new normal: how is this possible...

Issued by How Might We 20 Jul 2020

Digitising professional development post Covid-19
Digitising professional development post Covid-19Article

Harnessing the power of a secure digital identity has become more important than ever before...

13 Jul 2020

Multimodal teaching crucial to continued learning
Multimodal teaching crucial to continued learningArticle

Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister, Dr Blade Nzimande, says multimodal teaching is the only way continued learning can take place in the Covid-19 context...

9 Jul 2020

Local tech startup connects worldwide delegates to AIDS 2020: Virtual
Local tech startup connects worldwide delegates to AIDS 2020: VirtualArticle

Flexiroam Africa, a Cape Town-based travel technology will be providing a connectivity solution for the 23rd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2020: Virtual) taking place from 6-10 July 2020.

3 Jul 2020

Real Heroes Connect: A technology game-changer that will touch thousands of lives
Real Heroes Connect: A technology game-changer that will touch thousands of livesArticle

Real Heroes Connect, an edutainment platform targeting employees and which seeks to inform and educate to prevent the spread of Covid-19, has leveraged groundbreaking technology to provide a pioneering solution...

Issued by Mobitainment 22 Jun 2020

New click and collect drinks ordering platform targets taverns
New click and collect drinks ordering platform targets tavernsArticle

The Hola Club Click & Collect online drinks buying platform has launched in South Africa, offering a safer and more convenient option to sell and buy drinks at local taverns...

10 Jun 2020

Has your offline tracker gone 'off-track' during this lockdown?
Has your offline tracker gone 'off-track' during this lockdown?Article

Since the inception of market research, agencies, marketers and brand managers have relied on brand trackers to measure brand and competitor performance...

Issued by Borderless Access 1 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: Data prices and education during Covid-19
#YouthMonth: Data prices and education during Covid-19Article

The novel coronavirus has plunged the world into a host of social and economic difficulties. One of which is the fact that studying and working from home in a seamless, comfortable and effective manner, is a privilege very few possess...

Tasia Matlala 29 May 2020

3 factors impacting online shopping in SA, and how to address them during lockdown
3 factors impacting online shopping in SA, and how to address them during lockdownArticle

SA might never be able to 'go back to normal', especially in terms of retail which currently contributes 15% of South Africa's GDP...

Semona Pillay 22 May 2020

Cell C deal gets approval with conditions
Cell C deal gets approval with conditionsArticle

The Commission has recommended to the Competition Tribunal to conditionally approve the proposed transaction in which Gatsby SPV intends to acquire certain assets of the mobile network operator, Cell C...

21 May 2020

Video series educates essential FMCG workers on Covid-19 safety
Video series educates essential FMCG workers on Covid-19 safetyArticle

The animated videos provide essential workers in manufacturing, retail and supply chain industries with information on Covid-19...

6 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: Mobiz keeps communication going during lockdown
#LockdownLessons: Mobiz keeps communication going during lockdownArticle

Mobiz' mobile tools have made communication between businesses and their consumers a whole lot more convenient in a time of the nationwide lockdown...

Evan-Lee Courie 30 Apr 2020

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Highlights from Pams 2019 resultsArticle

Released last week, the Publisher Audience Measurement Survey 2019 results comes at a time where trust in media brands has never been more important...

22 Apr 2020

The impact of data deflation on fibre for business
The impact of data deflation on fibre for businessArticle

With South Africa undergoing a national lockdown to combat the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, the focus has turned to digital solutions to help people get on with their daily lives as best as possible...

Jacques du Toit 27 Mar 2020

Africa's fertile mobile landscape
Africa's fertile mobile landscapeArticle

Known as a land rich in minerals, the African continent has a new source of economic growth and wealth to mine: mobile customer data...

5 Mar 2020

How 5G could take on-the-go gaming to new heights
How 5G could take on-the-go gaming to new heightsArticle

One area where 5G may have a big impact is online gaming...

Ernst Wittmann 5 Mar 2020

Data prices remain an obstacle in Africa
Data prices remain an obstacle in AfricaArticle

During SONA 2020, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced increased efforts to reduce the price of South Africa's pre-paid monthly data bundles...

Jørgen Arnesen 5 Mar 2020

Sasko connects communities through WhatsApp in best #MzansiBread search
Sasko connects communities through WhatsApp in best #MzansiBread searchArticle

In 2019, Sasko engaged with its loyal customers by using digital to ask what goes into making the best kotas, gatsbys and bunny chows.

Issued by Techsys Digital 13 Feb 2020

Emerging technologies are opening up opportunities in Africa
Emerging technologies are opening up opportunities in AfricaArticle

The world as we know it is becoming more digital than ever, and this is just the beginning. Emerging technologies are opening up new opportunities...

Nicolas Blixell 5 Feb 2020

The mind-blowing J Curve of technology
The mind-blowing J Curve of technologyArticle

It may seem like something out of a sci-fi movie, but over 4,000 people living in Sweden are currently considered as cyborgs...

23 Jan 2020

What does the future of technology look like for South Africa's SMEs?
What does the future of technology look like for South Africa's SMEs?Article

Over the past decade, technology has radically changed the way businesses operate...

Colin Timmis, 17 Jan 2020

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World's digital best in reach for SA brands in 2020Article

South African marketers are an innovative bunch. From homegrown Nandos-style advertising with real storylines that knocks the world's drab attempts at humour out the park to brilliant locally-developed new ad platforms like the Please Call Me text tag ads, we take our unique circumstances and turn them on their head to create opportunities...

Shaun Rosen 31 Dec 2019

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Tuning FM to your Insta Tok Twit FaceArticle

There is a fair degree of truth for the radio business in the phrase, "If a child can't learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn..."

Candy Dempers 31 Dec 2019

#BizTrends2020: Three mega trends that will shape the future of PR and communication
#BizTrends2020: Three mega trends that will shape the future of PR and communicationArticle

When social media appeared in the 2000s it saw the emergence of a whole new digital industry. Many believe that the public relations industry was caught unawares and that they struggled to catch up with the initial opportunities. It is now critical that we prepare for the new wave of changes upon us...

Francois van Dyk 19 Dec 2019

The mobile data pricing conundrum
The mobile data pricing conundrumArticle

According to the IDC, there needs to be an analysis of more advanced, technically driven pricing structures when it comes to mobile data...

19 Dec 2019

Odette van der Haar, managing director of Publicis.
#BizTrends2020: Imagine the impossibleArticle

In order to stay in business, one needs to stay abreast with technology and remain up to date with the latest innovations...

Odette van der Haar 19 Dec 2019

#BizTrends2020: How SA retailers can keep growing in a digital world
#BizTrends2020: How SA retailers can keep growing in a digital worldArticle

Not a week goes by without spotting more headlines about online shopping and the global shift to mobile connectivity...

Cecil Ungerer 18 Dec 2019

#BestofBiz 2019: ICT
#BestofBiz 2019: ICTArticle

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2019 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views...

13 Dec 2019

These five trends will change business in Africa in 2020
These five trends will change business in Africa in 2020Article

With the World Bank forecasting economic growth in sub Saharan Africa at 3.6% for 2019-20, some of the world's fastest-growing economies are in Africa...

Pieter Bensch 12 Dec 2019

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