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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...

How Wireless Recharging Works – And Doesn’t, Yet

Though the days of hardwired wall-mounted phones are ending and wireless internet connections are common at home and on the go, people are still...

MTN Appoints Insider As Group CTO, Poaches Other Execs

MTN has appointed Charles Molapisi, a CEO of MTN Zambia, as its new group chief technology and information officer, an insider to support the delivery of the...

How AI Is Starting To Impact On Your Everyday Life

by Akhram Mohamed The term ‘artificial intelligence’ has become somewhat of a buzzword in the past few years. But does this emerging technology have any tangible...

SA Government Launches R2 Billion Fund For Small Business Startups

The South African government has on Friday launched a R2 billion fund to help small business start-ups that are geared towards creating employment opportunities...

SA’s Communications Minister Takes Cybersecurity Campaign To Rural Areas

Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams is spearheading a cybercrime and security campaign that aims to get South Africans, especially those in rural areas, to be...

Those Pop-up ‘I Agree’ Boxes Aren’t Just Annoying – They’re Potentially...

Have you noticed the increasing number of pop-ups asking you to consent or “agree” when you visit a website? Do you find these annoying...

Gauteng Farmer Turns To Innovation To Mitigate Climate Change

After losing almost all of her crops to floods and the effects of drought in 2016, Samkelisiwe Chunda decided there was a need to...

SA’s Tari To Support U.S-Based New Ticketing App

South African-based blockchain protocol Tari expects to be leveraged by Big Neon, a new company developing a blockchain-enabled platform to modernise the ticketing industry. Big...

The Road To R85 Billion In Monthly Digital Transactions At Standard...

Standard Bank customers have embraced the bank's digital journey and focus on offering enhanced digital capability and platforms. The customers of South Africa's largest bank assets...