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Workers Call For Probe Into Multi-Million Rand Payments Made To Cell...

Workers at Cell C have asked the company's chairman and board to investigate why executives and senior staff were paid hefty bonuses...

Volvo Concept Autonomous Car Is A Bedroom On Wheels

Where would you live if you could commute each workday in an autonomous driving, fully-functional, connected, comfortable, mobile office space? What if...

What Is A Blockchain Token?

by Stephen McKeon, University of OregonPeople are just becoming acquainted with the idea of digital money in the...

Five Tech Trends that will Shape South Africa’s Online Business World...

Digitisation plays a key role in the functioning of any business. From accounting to customer service to marketing - technological innovation makes processes quicker...

Interview: Vox’s Jacques Du Toit on Connecting Smaller Towns to the...

In this special edition of TechFinancials podcast, Gugu Lourie sits down with Vox’s CEO Jacques Du Toit to talk about how his company is...

Interview: Huawei’s Edwin Diender on the Economics of a Smart City

In this special edition of TechFinancials podcast, Gugu Lourie sits down with Edwin Diender, Vice President, Government and Public Utility Sector, Huawei Enterprise Business...

SAP Faces US Probe for Alleged Misconduct in South Africa

New York-listed software giant SAP announced on Thursday that it has voluntarily disclosed the situation in its South Africa business to U.S. authorities responsible...

Econet Launches Kwesé Play in SA, Brings Roku box, Netflix

By Staff WriterEconet, the owners of Liquid Telecom, has introduced its Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) service Kwesé Play in South Africa.The firm through Econet...

This South African Startup Wants to Challenge Twitter, Facebook’s Dominance

Queenstown born entrepreneur Siviwe Mgolodela, who is a BCom student at Stellenbosch University majoring in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, is the brains behind Unorthodox,...

The Connected Things: SA’s Battle to Deliver Internet of Things Solutions

by Gugu LourieThe stage to do battle for a connected user is being laid by tech firms - Comsol, Sigfox and Vula Telematix -...

Is Cell C Sustainable?

by Gugu LourieCommon sense tells me that Cell C cannot survive much longer without being profitable, the more so if it continues to play...

MTN Uganda CEO Wim Vanhelleputte Deported

MTN announced on Friday morning that Wim Vanhelleputte, the CEO of MTN Uganda has been deported from Uganda. MTN has not been notified of the...

Romantic Phishing Is On The Rise – How Not To Lose...

Kaspersky Lab experts have detected a sharp increase in phishing activities from criminals offering users various romantic goods on the eve of St. Valentine's...

SITA ICT Bursaries Up For Grabs

The State Information Technology Agency (SITA) is offering  280 free bursaries to students in 2019, to the value of R124, 400 per student.The bursary is...

Huawei’s Cloud Data Centre In Africa To Launch Next Month

Huawei is preparing for a March launch for its cloud data services in Africa. The company is working with South African partners for the construction of the data centres in Johannesburg initially...

SA Needs Innovative Approaches To Realising Presidential Job Creation Commitments

by Najwah Allie-Edries The landmark Framework Agreement signed at the Presidential Jobs Summit during October last year has the potential to turn the tide of...

The Robots Are Here. Are The “Sexbots” Close Behind?

by Francis X. ShenThe robots are here. Are the “sexbots” close behind?From the Drudge Report to The New York Times, sex robots are rapidly...

Data Science Is A Growing Field. Here’s How To Train People...

by Riaan de JonghThe world is inundated with data. There’s a virtual tsunami of data moving around the globe, renewing itself daily. Take just...

Conlog, Tshimologong Precinct Launches Blockchain Incubation Programme

Conlog, a smart metering solutions provider, has partnered with Wits University's Tshimologong Precinct to launch an innovative technology programme. With a strong focus on blockchain and smart...

SA’s Startup RapidDeploy Raises R164 Million To Accelerate Growth

RapidDeploy, a South African startup, has raised $12 million (R164 million) in Series A financing from GreatPoint Ventures and Samsung NEXT.The startup's cloud-based software...