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Top 8 ways to protect mobile apps in Africa

October 8, 2015 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

According to a report released by Scallon Communications in October 2014, more than half of all South African organizations experienced mobile security breaches over the preceding year. This isn’t surprising given the vast numbers of people who now use mobile devices at work. A study from Cisco last year revealed that half of all South [&hellip...

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Top 20 online statistics revealed at Gartner Symposium 2015

September 28, 2015 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

At the 2015 Gartner Symposium, which is currently being held at CTICC in Cape Town South Africa, Gartner revealed some rather intriguing statistics relating to the online technology sector. To add to the statistics, David Willis, Gartner VP and Analyst...

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Top 10 things cybersecurity professionals need to know about IoE

September 4, 2015 • Lists, Online, Top StoriesComments (0)

The Internet of Everything (IoE) is accelerating, creating significant opportunities for organizations, individuals, communities, and countries as more things come online – along with the people, processes, and data that interact with them. Building on the...

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Ghana’s Top 12 eCommerce Websites

September 2, 2015 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

Ghana’s Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS) has launched an internet payment gateway to enable holders of domestic Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards to make payments and purchases online. The launch of the ‘gh-link e-Commerce’ is...

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5 Must have apps for video calling in Nigeria

September 1, 2015 • Lists, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

Since their initial release, Smartphones have changed the way we communicate with each other. These days, people around the world can instantly interact and bridge the distance via text messages, instant messages, emails and voice chats or calls with the...


10 payment myths busted

August 10, 2015 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

According to MasterCard, sometimes a convenient payment solution to make your life easier might seem too good to be true, but with the rise of technology it really is possible. For example, electronic payment developments such as contactless cards and digital...

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Top 8 Apps to help navigate traffic in Lagos Nigeria

August 4, 2015 • Lists, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

While sitting in traffic in Lagos, the most populous city in Nigeria, may seem like a necessary evil… several app developers have found ways to make navigating the city’s roads less agonising. Making your way through the streets of Lagos has never...

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Top 3 translator apps to use when travelling in Africa

July 23, 2015 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

The English language is the most spoken language in Nigeria; however, learning a new language is not easy. It can take years of practice to become fluent but sometimes you need the knowledge of a foreign language to help you make the next career move or...

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Top mobile apps made in Africa

July 16, 2015 • East Africa, Lists, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

In Africa, the mobile phone plays a crucial role. Not only do Africans use their device’s to call, send text messages, or connect to the internet… but they also use their device’s to access mobile money services as well as locate healthcare...


Top 10 SAP implementation mistakes to avoid

July 16, 2015 • Lists, Opinion, Top StoriesComments (0)

Implementing effective Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, such as SAP is fundamental to any company’s efficient operation and underpins its growth strategy. If not delivered effectively, these implementations can be very expensive, take a long...

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Top 5 tips to extend the battery life of a smartphone

June 17, 2015 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

Smartphone adoption in Africa has risen at a phenomenal rate. A survey of mobile phone usage in five African countries has delivered findings on the rise of Internet access via phones within Africa’s major markets, namely South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya,...


From latency to transparency: Top 5 tips for better storage

June 12, 2015 • ListsComments (0)

Storage of the past was defined by vendor specific terminology for pieces of functionality, which have perpetuated the market/users thinking about storage narrowly in terms of a single vendor or technology provider. But there’s a new paradigm for storage,...

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Top 5 African sectors ripe for transformation by IoT

June 12, 2015 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

The spread of technology is an interesting phenomenon. In some instances, it is only available to the wealthiest people or the largest businesses at first, before slowly filtering down to the rest of the populace. In other instances, it seems to be everywhere...

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Mondato Summit 2015: Top 10 takeaways according to execs

June 8, 2015 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

Mondato Summit 2015, which was held between 2nd & 3rd 2015 – at Summer Place in Johannesburg, South Africa – had a packed line-up of great speakers and intriguing panel discussions. C-level executives and thought leaders from right across the...

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Africa’s Top 20 most connected countries by user numbers

June 4, 2015 • East Africa, Lists, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

According to, the population within South Africa sits at just over 53 million individuals. To add to the figures, Nigeria currently has over 183 million individuals populating its city’s. Africa has always been viewed as a continent...

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Top 10 most valuable global brands revealed

May 28, 2015 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

According to a survey conducted by Apple has now been listed as the world’s most powerful brand. According to the report, the device manufacturer reclaimed its title from search engine giant, Google. According to the,...