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Mobile and Telecoms

AfriOne unveiled a new manufacturing plant in Lagos, Nigeria.

“Made in Nigeria” phones to become a reality

April 25, 2017

AfriOne Ltd, a technology-driven enterprise, presented their new assembly plant in Nigeria on Friday. The plant forms part of the company’s “Made...

Enterprise

Huawei announces the launch of OpenLab at Huawei Eco-Connect.

Huawei Launches OpenLab in South Africa

April 21, 2017

At their flagship event, The Huawei Eco-Connect Conference in Sandton, Huawei announced the opening of their Global OpenLab Program in South Africa. The...

Healthcare

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, SpaceX and now Neuralink.

Cloud-based AI could become part of the human brain

April 21, 2017

A human-computer brain interface company, Neuralink aims to help humans keep pace with the rapid advances in AI, and aims to achieve this by integrating AI...

Financial Services

Brian Richardson, CEO and founder of WIZZIT International.

Worldwide trade at every income level

April 25, 2017

The global arena’s focus for financial trading has always been on those with top-end earning potential. While a lucrative market to date, no doubt, new...

Opinion

Software

Thabo Ndlela, non-executive Director, IFS South Africa.

What you need to know when shopping for an ERP system

April 19, 2017

No matter if you develop business software, cars or washing machines, companies face relentless pressure to enable new business opportunities and user...

Gadgets and Gaming

SUPER UHD TVs with Nano Cell technology will become available in South Africa beginning of the second quarter of 2017.

LG unveils 4K OLED rage in South Africa

April 26, 2017

LG Electronics on Tuesday unveiled the new LG 4K television range which include LG OLED and Super HUD, both feature active HDR and support for Dolby vision....

  • Africa's 7 Highest Internet Penetrated Countries.

    Kenya Leads Africa’s Internet Race

    April 25, 2017 • General, Lists, Top Stories

    Having access to the internet provides much needed access to information. This access can have a massive influence on one’s life as it offers access to education, work opportunities or news. It is clear that Africa has not attained the high internet penetration rates obtainable in other parts of the world. In spite of these challenges a number of [&hellip...

  • What to look out for when buying a laptop.

    6 aspects to consider when buying a laptop

    April 21, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Lists

    Laptop’s have become a part of the daily lives of millions of people around the world. Laptops offer the flexibility and mobility which a desktop can not. It is safe to say that you are more than likely going to need a laptop at some point in your life. But what should you look out [&hellip...

  • Africa's most popular web browsers. (Image source: Networtech)

    Top 9 Most Used Browsers in Africa

    April 7, 2017 • Lists, Online & Social, Top Stories

    Accessing the internet requires a number of elements to come together. Firstly you will need a device that is able to connect to the internet, this could be a mobile smart phone, a laptop, tablet and so on. Secondly you will need an internet connection, this could either come from a mobile service provider or [&hellip...

  • Necessities for your eCommerce site.

    5 Things Your eCommerce Website Can’t Be Without

    April 5, 2017 • Lists, Retail, Top Stories

    eCommerce has revolutionised the way we consume products and services.Your customer is no longer wandering aimlessly through the mall, hoping to find their next favourite product or service. They’re now looking for your business from the comfort of their own home. And if you’ve been smart enough to get your business hitched up to the [&hellip...

  • 5 Software trends for 2017 (image: bluecoat.com)

    5 Most Popular Software Trends Of 2017

    March 30, 2017 • Big Data, Lists, Software, Top Stories

    As new software innovations continue to improve and transform the way we do business, keeping abreast with the latest developments is vital if your business is going to continue to thrive in this ever changing landscape. Various industries who used to be though of as manual are now undergoing mass changes and are moving into [&hellip...

  • BYOD increase the security risks of businesses.

    5 WAYS BYODs ARE WEAKENING BUSINESSES DATA SECURITY

    March 24, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, General, Lists, Security

    BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) is a recent increasing trend towards employee-owned devices within a business. However, this recent trend of IT consumerization, regardless of its advantages, increasingly poses a security risk to organizations when these personal devices are connected to organizations’ corporate network or when they access corporate data. Despite the obvious financial advantages [&hellip...

Features

Ntutule Tshenye
GM Philips HealthTech Southern Africa (Left) and Jasper Westerink
CEO Philips Africa (Right).

Interview: Jasper Westerink CEO of Phillips Africa

April 19, 2017

Phillips, a company which has been in operation for over 100 years, has built itself on innovation and entrepreneurship. This focus has seen Phillips evolve...

Startups

Morné Stoltz, MiWay Head of Business Insurance

Top tips for building a successful business from your home!

April 25, 2017

We’ve all seen the pictures: the surfer sitting under the palm leaves at a beach bar on his laptop, clinching a deal in New York – or Joburg. This kind of...

Internet of Things

Security

Martin Walshaw, Senior Engineer at F5 Networks.

Credential stuffing: what it is and why you need to worry

April 25, 2017

We’ve all heard about the myriad of security breaches over the past year, resulting in the exposure of billions of credentials and more. And while we’re...

Online

Showcasing Instagram photos and videos in your business website increases customer engagement.

3 Ways to Integrate Instagram Photos in Your Business Website

April 25, 2017

Everyone wants their business to grow. If your product and services are viewed by more visitors, it will help your business to grow and gain more revenue. One...

Retail Industry

Education

Technology will play an important role in the classroom.

The importance of optimizing technology for the classroom

April 25, 2017

Microsoft today released its findings from a new education survey of nearly 50 educators in South Africa, in which they expressed the challenges and...

Mining and Energy

Namibia's Gopay is  built in collaboration with WIZZIT International.

Namibian bank rolls out first mobile fuel payments

April 11, 2017

Financial Service Provider, Bank Windhoek, has embraced mobile technology to launch the first mobile fuel payment system in Namibia. GoPay, built in...