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Dr. Eugene Ikemefuna Juwah, is the Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) (Image Credit: bisskey.net)

Nigeria: NCC to pay NGN 500 mln in damages to APC

March 26, 2015

According to a report by the Vanguard, the Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to pay the All Progressives...

Cloud Computing

Mark Perry

Fast restore key to high availability in the modern data centre

March 23, 2015

The key to maintaining availability for the modern data centre is not whether you’ve protected your data by backing up – it’s how well you can...

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Opinion

  • Deloitte today launched its fifth annual Tech Trends report highlighting 10 trends that could have an impact on South African companies (image: file)

    Top 8 analytics trends to watch in 2015

    March 25, 2015 • Lists, Top Stories

    Growing numbers of analysts and researchers insist that data should not only be managed as an asset, but should also be valued as one. They see a future where companies can routinely monetise their own data for financial gain. Analytics innovators continue to push the edge, looking for new ways to gain advantage over slower-moving ...

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    Top 10 Strategic Technologies for Education in 2015

    March 3, 2015 • Lists, Top Stories

    Social and economic pressures are forcing senior education leaders to rethink business models and consider a range of new technologies, to bring down the cost of administering education institutions and scale the business, according to research from Gartner. According to Gartner vice president and distinguished analyst Jan-Martin Lowendahl, traditional educational business models are being fundamentally ...

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    Top 5 challenges Enterprise Mobility faces in 2015

    February 24, 2015 • Lists, Top Stories

    In recent years, there has been an increase in the business orientation of IT. No longer does IT work in a silo, thinking narrowly in terms of infrastructure and capabilities. The modern IT leader takes a business-first approach to technology decisions: what business strategies, initiatives and practices do we need to empower, and what’s the ...

  • Cyber Security

    Top 10 Cyber Security Trends for 2015

    February 19, 2015 • Lists, Top Stories

    Paladion Networks has highlighted the top 10 cyber security trends that will impact global digital security in 2015, and beyond. These trends can have long-term impact on the enterprises in Middle East and Africa. Amit Roy, VP & Regional Sales Head-ME & Africa at Paladion Networks stated that: “After rigorously analysing the ever-increasing data flow ...

  • Fast Company

    Ranked: Top 10 most innovative companies in Africa

    February 12, 2015 • East Africa, Lists, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West Africa

    Africa is full of innovation. Whether it is a startup, or a multinational company, Africa is bursting with potential when it comes to innovation in the fields of technology, applications, education and the ICT sector. According to fastcompany.com, the latest list of the top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Africa has been revealed. The list ...

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    Top 10 richest countries in Africa rated

    February 5, 2015 • East Africa, Lists, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West Africa

    Africa is home to some of the richest countries in the world, in part due to its oil-rich soil and human capital. With GDPs going up as high as $594.257 Billion. According to statistics provided by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), these are currently, according to the figures provided at the time, the Top 10 ...

Reviews

Battlefield Hardline Review

Review: Battlefield Hardline

March 25, 2015 •

The Battlefield franchise has never entirely swayed away from its traditional roots. Most of the titles have been developed by Digital Illusions Creative...

Gadgets and Gaming

PS4 system update 2.50 features

PS4 system update 2.50 features and launch date revealed

March 25, 2015

Sony has officially revealed the features and launch date of the upcoming Yukimura update. According to the company, the PlayStation 4 system software update...

Features

OpenWeb

Can E-learning bridge the national educational gap?

March 11, 2015

The recent announcement by the Gauteng provincial government to initiate a paperless classroom project as well as the Western Cape government’s commitment to...

Startups

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SA start-up to boost maths marks with mobile platform

March 12, 2015

A South African start-up, Brighter Futures Tuition, has developed a mobile platform that helps learners improve their maths marks by up to 14% within a matter...

Company News

Security

Kaspersky Lab

A quarter of users don’t understand the risks of Mobile Cyberthreats

March 24, 2015

Mobile devices are more popular than ever, especially across the African continent, but their owners still underestimate the danger they might encounter....

Online

Akamai state of the internet

Akamai reveals global Q4 2014 State of the Internet Report

March 26, 2015

For the third consecutive quarter, the global average connection speed remained above the 4 Mbps “broadband” threshold, increasing a nominal 0.7...