FNB is expanding its digital payments ecosystem by enabling consumers and sole proprietor businesses to perform and accept QR code payments using the FNB Banking App. This makes FNB the first bank in South Africa to integrate QR code payments into a banking app for both consumers and sole proprietor...
If African businesses do not adapt to the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4th IR), they will become obsolete. At the very least, they will become isolated and unable to compete globally. This was said by Dr Gustav Rohde, Chief Operating Officer of global engineering company Aurecon, at the 54th Hendrik van...
Here in South Africa, the cryptocurrency and blockchain sector is considered to be relatively new. There are many differences faced by crypto enthusiasts and traders when utilising crypto exchanges to trade when compared to the international markets. One glaring difference is the price difference when purchasing cryptocurrencies via local exchanges....
MTN has on Tuesday, 28 March 2019 launched a platform that allows customers to top up airtime and buy data bundles on Whatsapp. Customers can also receive notifications and check their balances through the instant messaging platform, rather than visiting a website or dialling a call centre. "Customer-centricity is the...
On Friday 2 February 2018, Liquid Telecom South Africa, a data, voice and IP provider, announced that the company's CEO, Kyle Whitehill, will be leaving when his contract expires on the 20th of March 2018. “Kyle has decided to return home to be with his family who remained in the...
South African network provider, Telkom, has been hit with backlash after many customers have taken to social media to vent about the handover process from MTN to Vodacom.  In case you missed it, Telkom announced last year that it did not plan to renew its contract with then roaming partner,...
For the past 17 years, Cell C’s Take a Girl Child to Work Day initiative has been a resounding success and this year the programme introduces an all-new digital support platform and extends to grade 8 and 9 learners for the first time. Take a Girl Child to Work Day...
African value-added distributor, Networks Unlimited, has established a new Enterprise Systems Management (ESM) business unit to meet the technology demands of its customers across the continent. Hannes Rheeder will head up the new unit. Anton Jacobsz, managing director at Networks Unlimited, says, “The establishment of the ESM unit comes as...
The launch of a 300 Mbps, uncontended, low latency fibre connection may bring joy to Big data analysts and online gamers. They can now go on about their business without having to worry about connectivity. The fibre link is powered by Telkom, in partnership with the Cape Innovation and Technology...
Networks Unlimited, a value-added distributor within the converged technology, data centre, networking and security landscapes, has supported the fund-raising efforts of one of its partners, EOH, at the Randpark Ridge United Church in Johannesburg, by helping to upgrade the church’s vegetable garden. Some of the Networks Unlimited employees joined forces...
The Velocity Group, a South African strategic specialist ICT reseller and systems integrator, announced on Tuesday 31 October 2017 that the company has agreed terms for the acquisition of a majority stake in MLC Solutions for an undisclosed sum. MLC Solutions is a long-standing IT Services business, specialising in, amongst...
A group made up of 6 South African undergraduate students took first prize against 13 other teams at the International Supercomputing Conference (ISC) held in Frankfurt, Germany from 16 to 19 June 2019. The victory came after the team worked on a selection of applications and tests over four...
A number of organisations are entering the race for “digital transformation”, striving to gain the ultimate competitive edge within their industry and against rivals. However, how many companies truly understand the fundamental importance of implementing these digital processes and applications into the business strategy correctly? “Rooting your digital strategy in...
When futurists and technologists talk of ubiquitous computing, many paint a utopian picture of always-on connectivity from anywhere, on any device. The possibilities when this idealistic technological capability eventually becomes reality are seemingly limitless, but before the everywhere, everything network is able to live up to the hype there...
Huawei has unveiled the newly upgraded MateBook D 14 i5, powered by 10th Gen Intel Core Processors. The Huawei MateBook D 14 i5 has also been upgraded with the NVIDIA GeForce MX250 discrete graphics card, which allows the notebook to handle a wide variety of complex image processing tasks, 3.5X...
Africa has been blessed, not only with natural resources but also an abundance of youth, yet we fail to adequately invest in them. At least 60% of Africa’s young people are under the age of 30 but unemployment continues to rear its ugly head leaving frustrated youth so desperate...
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