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MTN Nigeria pays customer over illegal call credit deductions

MTN Nigeria pays customer over illegal call credit deductions

May 20, 2018

MTN Nigeria has paid a customer USD$1 390,00 Oluwole Aluko, in compliance with a Federal High Court judgment. Aluko, a legal practitioner, sued the...

Enterprise

Deloitte releases the South African results of its 2018 Global Human Capital Trends report titled “The Rise of the Social Enterprise”

Deloitte Study reveals the importance for businesses to become social enterprises

May 17, 2018

While concerns about technological innovations, the need for skills development and an aging workforce are prevalent, the most significant issue facing...

Healthcare

Nokia's Advanced Command Center aids emergency services

Nokia’s Advanced Command Centre aids emergency services

May 15, 2018

Nokia is extending its command and control room portfolio for public safety agencies with the launch of the Advanced Command Centre. The solution is a step...

Financial Services

Kenya: Mobile ordering and payment solution launched for small kiosk owners

IFC, Mastercard Foundation Extend Financial Inclusion for Millions in Africa

May 17, 2018

“Financial inclusion is one of Africa’s great success stories of this decade. Mobile money solutions and agent banking now offer affordable, instant, and...

Opinion

Software

Adding robotic process automation to BBD Group’s technology solutions

Adding robotic process automation to BBD Group’s technology solutions

May 16, 2018

BBD Group announced they have acquired a 30% equity stake in Xpertek Contact, offering IT services ranging from robotic process automation to business...

Gadgets and Gaming

Microsoft working on low-cost line of tablets

Microsoft working on a low-cost line of tablets

May 17, 2018

Microsoft is planning on releasing a low-cost Surface tablet line towards the second half of 2018 that could potentially rival the iPad. The new tablets will...

  • Top 10 fastest growing economies in Africa 2018

    Top 10 fastest growing economies in Africa 2018

    May 4, 2018 • Features, Lists, Top Stories

    Africa’s economy is projected to continue to rise to 3.2 percent in 2018 and to a further 3.5 in 2019, this is according to the latest World Bank report released early 2018. According to the report, non-resource intensive countries are expected to expand at a solid pace, helped by robust investment growth. South Africa, Nigeria [&hellip...

  • Top 5 game releases of 2018 so far

    Top 5 game releases of 2018 so far

    April 29, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Lists

    2018 has started off as a great year for new games across all platforms. It seems to be a great year for storytelling and action. Here are a few of the top new releases so far.             5. Dragon Ball FighterZ Dragon Ball FighterZ is a 2.5D fighting game developed by [&hellip...

  • Digital tools to supercharge business builder’s productivity

    Top digital tools to supercharge business productivity

    April 23, 2018 • Africa By Region, Lists, Opinion

    Today’s digital tools can help take the stress out of managing your day-to-day tasks and collaborating with your team. Using these tools can save your business money and supercharge your productivity. One survey commissioned by Google and conducted by Deloitte found that connected small businesses in the US that have adopted advanced digital tools earn [&hellip...

  • Five reasons why Artificial Intelligence needs Women

    Five reasons why Artificial Intelligence needs Women

    March 8, 2018 • General, Lists, Opinion

    Over the course of the last few years, Artificial intelligence (AI) has become recognised as one of the keys to solving some of the world’s most complex issues – unlocking a level of growth and innovation that has never been seen before. Governments across the globe are now shifting gear, actively designing investment approaches, invectives [&hellip...

  • 5 steps to managing GDPR compliance

    To 5 steps to managing GDPR compliance

    March 2, 2018 • General, Lists, Opinion

    South African businesses should care as much about the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) as they do about the Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act. Even though local businesses might not deal with customers or staff in Europe today, there’s a good chance they might in future, thanks to the hyper-connected world we [&hellip...

  • How to get ICT right in Africa

    The 5 most exciting tech developments in Africa this year

    February 14, 2018 • Lists, Top Stories

    You may not have realised it, but Africa is quickly becoming one of the technological frontrunners in the world. With so many developments and advancements due to be made this year alone, here are just five of the most exciting. Payments becoming much easier One of the major developments Africa can expect to see this [&hellip...

Features

The benefits of learning to code

The benefits of learning to code

May 6, 2018

Coding may seem intimidating at first glance, but mastering it, or at least getting to grips with the basics, is so much more advantageous than one might...

Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra Review

Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra Review

March 29, 2018 •

Startups

How SMEs can build better repeat business in the digital marketplace

How SMEs can build better repeat business in the digital marketplace

May 17, 2018

Payment Service Provider, DPO PayGate processes payments for over 10 000 online merchants in Southern Africa. Brendon Williamson, CSO at DPO PayGate draws on...

Internet of Things

Security

A comprehensive security strategy needs to reflect the interdependence of physical and virtual security

Securing the utility’s most valuable resources

May 20, 2018

Managing crises when they hit is something that all utility companies have to deal with. Adverse weather, natural disaster or vandalism etc. can all wreak...

Online

Do you need a managed or broadband service?

Do you need a managed or broadband service?

May 19, 2018

When end-users consider options to contract for data and voice communication services, the industry sometimes complicates these discussions by using different...

Retail Industry

Education

Reimagining the Role of Technology in Higher Education

Reimagining the Role of Technology in Higher Education

May 9, 2018

Integrating technology into the classroom creates solutions and problems in equal measure, but in this digitally driven age it has become essential to the...

Mining and Energy

MeshPower’s mini-grid in rural Rwanda to open up new economic opportunities

MeshPower’s mini-grid in rural Rwanda to open up new economic opportunities

May 16, 2018

Renewable energy company MeshPower has launched a solar mini-grid in Gitaraga village, Bugesera District in Eastern Rwanda. The 4 Kw AC/DC mini-grid will...