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HMD Global just announced the launch of three new Nokia Smartphones the Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 plus and the new Nokia 6 in South Africa.

New Nokia smartphones finally launch in South Africa

April 20, 2018

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones finally announced the availability of the highly-anticipated Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 plus and the new Nokia 6 in South...

Enterprise

Facebook launches #SheMeansBusiness in Nigeria

Facebook launches #SheMeansBusiness in Nigeria

April 23, 2018

According to Technology Times Nigeria, SheMeansBusiness, a platform launched by Facebook, aims to train Nigerian female entrepreneurs and help them grow their...

Healthcare

Digital trends driving insurance in Africa

Digital trends driving insurance in Africa

April 23, 2018

The past few months have seen digital becoming more integrated with industry sectors across Africa. But it is the data-rich environment of insurance that has...

Financial Services

Telepin Customer Receives GSMA Mobile Money Certification

Telepin customer receives GSMA mobile money certification

April 22, 2018

Telepin, a  mobile transaction platforms, announced that their customer Tigo Tanzania received the GSMA Mobile Money Certification built on the Telepin mobile...

Opinion

Software

29 percent of South Africans would delete a photo of themselves before that of friends, pets or family.

Smartphone storage nightmare in South Africa

April 18, 2018

With the all latest developments, features and apps on our smartphones, storage appears to be a real problem for many smartphone users in South Africa....

Gadgets and Gaming

New anti-gravity tech explodes on Kickstarter

New anti-gravity tech explodes on Kickstarter

April 23, 2018

Anti-gravity tech, flipstik, reached its funding goal on Kickstarter in less than 24 hours. flipstik allows users to stick and mount anything everywhere. It...

  • 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...

  • Millennials set to reshape the luxury industry through innovation

    Top 5 online networking trends for 2018

    January 25, 2018 • General, Lists, Online & Social, Opinion

    The Internet has allowed people to overcome the distance barrier when it comes to meeting new people and keeping in contact with others, whether it be personal relationships or business ones. Through applications such as Skype, Facebook and WhatsApp allow users to connect via video, voice and text to anyone, anywhere at anytime. This space [&hellip...

  • New year, new rules – 2018 in the software testing industry

    New year, new rules – 2018 in the software testing industry

    January 24, 2018 • Lists, People, Software, Southern Africa

    2018 is fast approaching; businesses are busy anticipating what the new year will bring in terms of industry developments, growing trends, and hidden surprises. Carmen Carey, CEO of software testing and performance monitoring company Apica, gives her five industry predictions for 2018. 2017 was a busy one in the software testing space. The increased use [&hellip...

Features

Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra Review

Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra Review

March 29, 2018 •

The Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra is a sleek masterpiece with a great display. It boasts a familiar Sony design which attempts to keep the look up to date with the...

Startups

Impact Dakar launches first incubation program to support youth start ups

Impact Dakar launches first incubation program to support youth startups

April 23, 2018

The Dakar office of Dalberg, an international strategy consulting firm, has announced a new incubation program that aims to regroup Dakar’s most...

Internet of Things

Security

Corporate companies warned against targeted cyber attacks

Corporate companies warned against targeted cyber attacks

April 24, 2018

Corporate companies are by no means immune to cybercrime, the latest report by McAfee indicates that it cost the global economy as much as $600 billion in...

Online

Nigeria Hub

Digital Eco-system launches in Nigeria

April 23, 2018

Hubs.ng is Nigeria’s first digital ecosystem founded by ItopaKing David, it is aimed to create a sustainable platform where Nigeria’s digital future and...

Retail Industry

Education

Investing in STEM skills crucial to South Africa’s development

Investing in STEM skills crucial to South Africa’s development

April 23, 2018

The basic education sector in South Africa needs to increase the number of institutions that focus on critical subjects such as science, technology,...

Mining and Energy

Zambia's focus on a sustainable future

Zambia’s focus on a sustainable future

April 21, 2018

Zambia’s Foreign Affairs Minister Hon. Joseph Malanji has said there is need to take action to promote clean energy, more sustainable methods to agriculture...