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    Top 10 ten games made in Africa

    July 9, 2014 • Gadgets and Gaming, ListsComments (0)

    Africa is full of talented mobile app and game developers, which means that you don’t entirely have to reach out to international developers every time you are looking for something new. While some developers may be unknown to some, others have sky...

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    Top 10 apps that will benefit your life

    June 30, 2014 • Lists, Top StoriesComments (1)

    In a technology driven world we use our mobile devices, tablets and PCs on a daily basis. Each device features a variety of programs, apps, and services that ultimately make life a little easier. With a multitude of apps, featured on a variety of app stores,...

  • Despite the increased share of phishing attacks on online stores, the most frequently attacked category of organisation was still social networking sites (image: Charlie Fripp)

    Kaspersky Lab is detecting 315,000 new malicious files daily

    December 11, 2013 • SecurityComments Off

    The overall global Internet threat level grew by 6.9 percentage points in 2013 – 41.6% of user computers were attacked at least once. In order to conduct all these attacks over the Internet in 2013, cybercriminals used 10,604,273 unique hosts, which is...

  • A mural of former South African President Nelson Mandela (image: http://laliencilliers.wordpress.com/)

    Top 10 Nelson Mandela apps

    December 10, 2013 • Lists, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off

    As the world mourns the passing of former South African President Nelson Mandela, with a memorial service of global significance scheduled for 10 December 2013 at Johannesburg’s FNB Stadium, there are a number of mobile applications that share the legacy...

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    Top 10 African e-Commerce apps

    October 14, 2013 • Lists, Top StoriesComments Off

    e-Commerce in Africa is gaining momentum with more users being connected to the internet and experiencing the power of shopping and the ability to pay for goods online. ITNewsAfrica recently published a list of the most popular e-commerce websites on the...

  • Not every mobile app is worth building, says Gartner research director Richard Marshall (image: Shutterstock)

    Mobile apps: Brand enhancer, business tool or waste of time?

    July 22, 2013 • OpinionComments Off

    Not every mobile app is worth building, says Gartner research director Richard Marshall – and investing in the wrong app can waste resources and damage brands. “There is an app frenzy at the moment that’s leading many companies to rush into building...

  • Africa’s future is mobile

    March 14, 2013 • OpinionComments Off

    Africa is an increasingly mobile continent, making smart mobile application development one of the continent’s next big industries. The mobile application space is set to boom across Africa, as enterprises and developers lead the world in bringing to market...

  • Journals – made for mobile?

    December 11, 2012 • OpinionComments Off

    The global move to digital publishing is great news for academic and industry journals. Mobile apps on tablets and smartphones remove much of the cost of producing and distributing print copies, open up new revenue opportunities, increase the addressable...

  • How apps are changing the agricultural sector worldwide

    October 16, 2012 • OpinionComments Off

    The 16th of October is World Food Day with the main objective being to increase public awareness of global food problems that countries are currently experiencing, as well as to strengthen unity amongst nations in the struggle against hunger, malnutrition and...

  • Google updates its Google Drive for iOS and Android

    September 11, 2012 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off

    Technology giant Google has released a number of changes to its cloud storage facility Google Drive - iOS and Android can now be used to edit Google documents. Google Drive enables users to store videos, photos, Google Docs and PDFs in the cloud....