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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...

AlphaCode Awards R16 Million To Fintech Startups

Last night, Rand Merchant Investment Holding (RMI), through AlphaCode, awarded entrepreneurial packages valued at R16 million to eight of South Africa's most promising financial services startups....

Sibonelo Radebe: Business And Economy Editor, The Conversation Africa

Caroline Southey, The ConversationSibonelo Radebe was a consummate professional who loved journalism with a deep passion. He gave his heart and soul...

Vodacom Introduces ‘Super HD Voice’ Calling

Vodacom South Africa announced on Thursday it is partnering device manufacturers to introduce the next chapter in the evolution of the Vodacom...

Tim Jacobs Quits As Altron’s Acting CFO

JSE-listed technology group Altron's acting chief financial officer (CFO), Tim Jones, resigned on Thursday to assume a permanent CFO role at a...

Why R2D2 Could Be Your Child’s Teacher Sooner Than You Think

C3PO, R2D2 and Wall-E: three distinctly memorable robots that captured our hearts as they rolled and beeped across the silver screen.But pint-sized...

Long Live The Fax Machine – 90 000 South Africans Still...

The clunky fax machine, which has been around for longer than you might think, is not really dying in South Africa.

MTN May Strike A Deal With Central Bank Of Nigeria –...

MTN could strike a deal with the Central Bank of Nigeria in their dispute over the repatriation of $8.1 billion allegedly paid...

Beware Of Charis Financial Services

The National Credit Regulator (NCR) has warned the public about unregistered credit provider Charis Financial Services.The NCR warned...

Greenlight Capital Invests in SA’s InsurTech Disrupter Click2Sure

Former Naspers CTO Jacques Van Niekerk ex co-founding director of Groupon South Africa Daniel Guasco have secured funding for their startup known...