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Pothole Patrol kicks off in Joburg
Pothole Patrol kicks off in JoburgArticle

This month sees the launch of Pothole Patrol, a partnership between the City of Joburg, Dialdirect Insurance and Discovery Insure, a unique data-driven initiative...

3 days ago

11 digital trends in the insurance industry
11 digital trends in the insurance industryArticle

Most all players in the insurance sector are digitising - some more seamlessly than others. This phygital (meeting of the physical and digital worlds) trend is becoming omnipotent...

Kevin Wright 16 Apr 2021

TAS launches podcasts for teachers
TAS launches podcasts for teachersArticle

The Answer Series (TAS) has launched its first ever subject specific podcasts for teachers in South Africa. It is called Subject Scoop or SS in short...

8 Apr 2021

How telematics can improve e-commerce in SA during Covid-19
How telematics can improve e-commerce in SA during Covid-19Article

With more people choosing online as their preferred shopping channel, now would be the right time for the e-commerce sector to adopt telematics technology...

Justin Manson 8 Apr 2021

#BizTrends2021: 5 tech trends heading our way in the new year
#BizTrends2021: 5 tech trends heading our way in the new yearArticle

What a difference a year makes. Twelve months ago, most technology forecasts centred around the 4th Industrial Revolution and the need for businesses to use the newest technologies to stay competitive. This is still true a year later, but Covid-19 has changed the direction of travel...

Esti Kilian 5 Jan 2021

Crime statistics reveal 32% spike in truck hijackings
Crime statistics reveal 32% spike in truck hijackingsArticle

An alarming increase in truck hijackings has raised a red flag for fleet owners to be extra vigilant over the festive season...

9 Dec 2020

Highlights from the sixth annual MTN Business IoT Conference and Developer Day
Highlights from the sixth annual MTN Business IoT Conference and Developer DayArticle

A major highlight from the conference was having Vint Cerf, who is considered as one of the fathers of the internet, provide valuable advice. Here are the interesting insights imparted by Cerf...

19 Nov 2020

Changing driver behaviour through telematics, training
Changing driver behaviour through telematics, trainingArticle

One way in which telematics data can prove invaluable is in changing bad driver behaviour that would ordinarily cost companies thousands in wasted expenses...

18 Nov 2020

Minister of Mineral and Energy Resources Gwede Mantashe and Australian mining boss Mark Caruso during the minister’s visit to the Tormin mineral sands mine on the West Coast in February 2019. Photo: John Yeld
SA-linked Aussie mining executive in trouble with the law at homeArticle

Controversial Australian mining boss Mark Caruso, who is suing South African lawyers and environmental activists for millions of rands, is facing criminal charges at home of assault, aggravated home burglary and trespassing...

John Yeld 6 Oct 2020

How fleet managers can best keep rising costs down amid new challenges
How fleet managers can best keep rising costs down amid new challengesArticle

While the disciplines and principles of fleet management still hold true under the new normal, it is expected that the increased emphasis on cost reductions will have a big impact on how fleets are operated going forward...

Derick De Vries 16 Jul 2020

Standard Bank acquires 40% stake in Payment24
Standard Bank acquires 40% stake in Payment24Article

Standard Bank has acquired a 40% stake in the digital fuel management solutions and telematics company Payment24 Group...

8 Apr 2020

IoT to drive connected devices growth
IoT to drive connected devices growthArticle

IOT is expected to drive the proliferation of connected devices from about a billion-plus today to over 50 billion in the next decade...

Willie Oosthuysen 24 Feb 2020

The legal importance of telematics
The legal importance of telematicsArticle

There has been much furore around the soon to be implemented Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences (AARTO) bill with much resistance to this implementation...

17 Feb 2020

Ericsson and Microsoft partner to accelerate connected vehicles
Ericsson and Microsoft partner to accelerate connected vehiclesArticle

Ericsson and Microsoft are bringing their connected vehicle expertise together...

16 Jan 2020

#BizTrends2020: Why off-campus (distance) learning will keep growing, and what trends to expect
#BizTrends2020: Why off-campus (distance) learning will keep growing, and what trends to expectArticle

Post-schooling education remains a 'hot button' topic in South Africa. A struggling education system and barriers to entering higher education are certainly significant...

Professor Patrick Bean 9 Jan 2020

Insurance comes of (digital) age
Insurance comes of (digital) ageArticle

At last insurance has entered the digital age, with innovators helping to reinvigorate the sector with tech-driven business models that completely transform the customer experience...

21 Nov 2019

MyToyota launches intelligence platform to keep Toyota drivers connected
MyToyota launches intelligence platform to keep Toyota drivers connectedArticle

FCB Joburg has pulled together a 360° campaign to communicate Toyota South Africa's innovative cloud-based internet-connected intelligence platform aimed at providing in-mobility Wi-Fi-connected services...

Issued by Nahana Communications Group 14 Nov 2019

TomTom Telematics renamed Webfleet SolutionsInBrief

The company previously known as TomTom Telematics is now operating under the new name, Webfleet Solutions.

3 Oct 2019

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Data solutions help fleet owners maximise vehicle use, reduce costsArticle

Fleet managers continue to struggle to reduce costs while keeping their trucks operational. Bridgestone has taken their customers' needs into consideration, working hard to develop solutions to help fleet owners overcome these challenges...

6 Sep 2019

Toyota Connect boosts connectivity features and in-car Wi-Fi
Toyota Connect boosts connectivity features and in-car Wi-FiArticle

Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM), in collaboration with partners Altron and Vodacom Business, has announced the roll-out of connectivity features and in-car Wi-Fi on all new Toyota and Lexus models...

2 Sep 2019

Utilities cut costs using telematics
Utilities cut costs using telematicsArticle

Utilities around the world are facing a stressful period of change, with policymakers pushing towards renewable energy sources...

Justin Manson 4 Jul 2019

Connected cars and the revolutionary road of the future
Connected cars and the revolutionary road of the futureArticle

Connected and autonomous cars have been in the works for years, but this futuristic technology is fast becoming a reality...

Christophe Lepoivre 24 Jun 2019

MiX Telematics equips special needs schools with technology-based learning tools
MiX Telematics equips special needs schools with technology-based learning toolsArticle

MiX Telematics, in partnership with iSchoolAfrica, recently donated Apple iPads and other technology equipment to both the Vera School for learners with autism and the Alta du Toit school for learners with intellectual and physical difficulties...

30 May 2019

Lalgy Transport streamlines logistics across its fleet
Lalgy Transport streamlines logistics across its fleetArticle

MiX Telematics announced that it will provide Lalgy Transports, a company that operates throughout the Mozambique territory and surrounding countries, with a comprehensive telematics solution...

28 May 2019

Applying geospatial data ethically
Applying geospatial data ethicallyArticle

Geospatial data company AfriGIS's Spatial and Data Workshop, which took place on 6 December 2018, explored updates to its datasets, the role of GIS in an organisation, and technology ethics...

Issued by AfriGIS 24 May 2019

Using tech to reduce fraud in the insurance sector
Using tech to reduce fraud in the insurance sectorArticle

Fraud is rife in the insurance sector as a whole, from short- and long-term insurance to medical and health insurance...

Kumar Utpal 3 May 2019

Using telematics to save fuel
Using telematics to save fuelArticle

As the fuel price continues to increase at an alarming rate, companies need to do whatever they can to reduce their fuel usage...

15 Apr 2019

What's keeping logistics CEO's awake at night?
What's keeping logistics CEO's awake at night?Article

Logistics businesses in South Africa continue to show resilience despite the prevailing economic headwinds...

3 Apr 2019

How to manage your grey fleet with ease
How to manage your grey fleet with easeArticle

Managing a large fleet of vehicles is hard enough, but the use of telematics tools can make it easier...

1 Apr 2019

Dialdirect App gets a thumbs up at #PoY2019
Dialdirect App gets a thumbs up at #PoY2019Article

Dialdirect was recently voted product of the year in the services category at the 11th annual Product of the Year awards...

19 Mar 2019

Research reveals digitisation boosts output, but SMEs still experience frustration
Research reveals digitisation boosts output, but SMEs still experience frustrationArticle

New TomTom Telematics research highlights that a large number of SMEs are frustrated at workflow inefficiency and turning are to automation to improve productivity, communication and cost...

14 Mar 2019

IoT helps drive technological advancements in the motoring industry
IoT helps drive technological advancements in the motoring industryArticle

The Internet of Things (IoT) is more than just a data technology system...

Peter Malebye 1 Mar 2019

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

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

22 Feb 2019

Truck sales off to a good start in 2019
Truck sales off to a good start in 2019Article

The South African commercial vehicle market got off to a flying start in 2019...

18 Feb 2019

Tech innovation critical for insurance success
Tech innovation critical for insurance successArticle

The evolving technology landscape provides insurers with unprecedented opportunities to grow their business...

18 Feb 2019

Hino South Africa reveal future plans
Hino South Africa reveal future plansArticle

Hino South Africa has laid out ambitious plans for 2019 and beyond...

4 Feb 2019

Fidelity SecureDrive to offer a more connected fleet experience
Fidelity SecureDrive to offer a more connected fleet experienceArticle

Fidelity SecureDrive is set to cause waves in the vehicle tracking and telematics market...

14 Jan 2019

Wynand van Vuuren, head of legal, King Price
#BizTrends2019: What's shaking up the short-term insurance industry?Article

Twenty years ago, we were still buying insurance the old-fashioned way. Brokers would come to our houses. They'd assess our assets. They'd go away. They'd come back, with a lot of paper...

Wynand van Vuuren 2 Jan 2019

#BestofBiz 2018: Agriculture
#BestofBiz 2018: AgricultureArticle

Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Agriculture, Horticulture & Forestry site over the past year...

18 Dec 2018

#BizTrends2019: The year disintermediation is put to the test
#BizTrends2019: The year disintermediation is put to the testArticle

The writing of disintermediation has been appearing on the wall for a while now. It's a real phenomenon, enabled by technology...

Riaan Bekker 3 Dec 2018

CEO Wheelchair Campaign supporting the vulnerable
CEO Wheelchair Campaign supporting the vulnerableArticle

Little Eden houses and cares for children and adults living with intellectual disability. Their annual CEO Wheelchair Campaign calls on participants to donate and then spend a day at work in a wheelchair...

Issued by Perfect Word 23 Nov 2018

Survey reveals more about IoT payments
Survey reveals more about IoT paymentsArticle

A new report from Juniper Research has found that the IoT payments market will grow at an average of 75% per annum...

14 Nov 2018

Amazon Web Services to open data centres in SA
Amazon Web Services to open data centres in SAArticle

Amazon Web Services announced it will open an infrastructure region in South Africa in the first half of 2020...

25 Oct 2018

South African companies at the forefront of tech adoption
South African companies at the forefront of tech adoptionArticle

South African companies are among the fastest adopters of new technology in the world...

25 Oct 2018

Moving South Africa forward this Transport Month
Moving South Africa forward this Transport MonthArticle

An effective transport and logistics network is a fundamental building block for a country to be competitive within the global market...

24 Oct 2018

A trailblazer in the logistics world
A trailblazer in the logistics worldArticle

Logistics is a rapidly growing field - over the next five years, the global logistics market is set to grow by upwards of 7%...

25 Sep 2018

The evolution of fleet management tech
The evolution of fleet management techArticle

Fleet management technology has evolved to become an integral part of a growing economy...

14 Aug 2018

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