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Never Miss Your Flight Check-in Again Using This

June 24, 2017 • General, Startups, Top StoriesComments (0)

Ever been on a plane before? Then you know the stress before departure: When does check-in open? What is my booking code? Will I get an aisle or window seat? ‘’ – a product from the Lufthansa Innovation Hub – provides a solution for this problem once and for all and automatically checks travellers in [&hellip...

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Arthur Goldstuck, head of World Wide Worx Sabby Gill, executive vice president of Epicor International and Danéel van Eck, Director of epic ERP.

Helping African Companies Prepare for Growth in the Digital Environment

June 24, 2017 • Top StoriesComments (0)

Epicor customer event highlighted how local businesses can use technology trends and strategies to become regionally and globally competitive Driven by significant growth in smartphone adoption, Africa is poised to become the skills pool for the world....

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Popular online math app now in South Africa

June 24, 2017 • Education, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

Helping your children with their school homework these days is enough to give any parent anxiety. Having to differentiate between mathematics and mathematics literacy and the modern curriculum can be baffling. Smartick, an online afterschool math program...

The African economy has evolved over the past year.

African Countries With The Most Tech Hubs Ranked

June 23, 2017 • General, Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

Africa is known as the motherland, the birth of mankind, where it all began. Yet for many years it has also been called the “dark continent” due to the rate of development of many countries. This perception is changing quickly, with hundreds of...

Tigo Rwanda to offer 4G to tourists using their roaming network.

Tigo Ghana to launch SuperSMS network with UK Partner

June 23, 2017 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

Tigo Ghana will be the next mobile operator to launch its SuperSMS network in partnership with Onem Communications, a London-based telco. The newly launched network will be providing access to what it is being largely describes as “a growing ecosystem...


Tigo Tanzania to expand Network

June 23, 2017 • East Africa, Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (0)

Tigo Tanzania has announced plans to further expand their network. The mobile operator has made an investment of $70 million, over Sh150 billion in 2017. Last year the operator invested $75 million adding new 535 sites with 3G technology and upgraded 408...

Microsoft head office in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Microsoft Offer SA Students Free Office 365 and OneDrive

June 23, 2017 • Education, Software, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

Microsoft South Africa, together with Intervate and 2enable, have announced the creation of a portal for young South Africans called Through this portal young people will be be able to activate Microsoft licenses for the Microsoft Office 365 suite...

Modern drones stand to offer multi-faceted support in combating forest fires and disaster relief operation.  (image: JacarandaFM)

How drones will support future fire disaster management

June 23, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

In the midst of the worst wildfire to strike the southern Cape coast, South Africa in over 150 years, drones slowly started coming into play as a local firefighting and disaster management tool. Firefighters issued a call for drones equipped with heat mapping...

stage 4 load shedding

Industroyer- The Malware That Could Leave You In Darkness

June 22, 2017 • Features, Mining & Energy, Security, Top StoriesComments (0)

Cyber-security firms ESET and Dragos have unearthed a new malware that can disrupt power grids leading to blackouts for days. The malware has been named Industroyer by ESET, while Dragos has termed it as CrashOverride in their respective analyses. Whatever be...

Morne Bekker, South African Country Manager and District Manager for the SADC Region.

NetApp appoints new Country Manager for South Africa and SADC Region

June 22, 2017 • People, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

Today NetApp, a data management and cloud storage solutions provider, announces the appointment of Morne Bekker as the new South African Country Manager and District Manager for the SADC Region. Bringing with him a wealth of experience in the IT industry,...

Mobile internet use will account for 26% of global media consumption by 2019.

How to use less data without doing less

June 22, 2017 • General, Lists, Online & Social, Top StoriesComments (0)

With Yesterdays supposed Social Media Blackout in South Africa intending at highlighting the extensive price of mobile data in the country, millions of mobile users across the world not just in South Africa search for way to curb their data usage and thus...

Brad Taylor, CEO, Workz Group,

Mobile solutions provider launches new IoT services

June 22, 2017 • East Africa, Internet of Things, Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

Workz Group, the mobile solutions and serialization software company has announced a agreement with UK telecoms software company Simulity Labs. The Value-Added Reseller agreement sees Workz provide Simulity regional commercial and technical support for...

Whatsapp encryption

Whatsapp group admins could be held liable for member’s posts

June 22, 2017 • Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

Messaging platform, Whatsapp has recently come under the spotlight in India. The most recent incident saw the administrator of a WhatsApp group face arrest after a defamatory image of the Prime Minister of the country was shared on a WhatsApp group created by...

Paul Stone, CEO Africa and MD South Africa, DHL Supply Chain.

DHL to leverage Internet of Things in Logistics

June 22, 2017 • General, Internet of Things, Top StoriesComments (0)

DHL Supply Chain, the contract logistics specialist within the Deutsche Post DHL Group, in collaboration with Cisco and start-up Conduce, have forged ahead on their path of digitalisation by implementing Internet of Things technology into warehousing to...

Purchasing a device is not as easy as it used to be – we are spoilt for choice and selecting the right product to suit your needs can result in months of research.

What you need to ask your reseller when buying a device

June 22, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments (0)

With so many brands to choose from, buying a new device is not as simple as selecting the device of your choice and making the payment. Buyers need to consider factors such the camers, if the devices addresses their needs, battery performance, the device...

Philips head office in  Johannesburg, South Africa.

Philips tackling the evolving lighting industry

June 21, 2017 • Enterprise, Events, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

Philips Lighting celebrated their one year anniversary of becoming a standalone company today at a media event at their offices in Johannesburg, South Africa. At the event, Reggie Nxumalo, GM of Philips Lighting Southern Africa, spoke of the evolving sector...