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LG to launch LG Q Stylus+ in February

LG to launch LG Q Stylus+ in February 2019

January 21, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

LG Electronics has announced the new LG Q Stylus, the latest model in the expanding Q series midrange smartphones. The LG Q Stylus features handwritten input for those times when writing is more productive and expressive than typing. Depending on the market, LG Q Stylus will be available in one or more configurations: Q Stylus+, [&hellip...

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MUST SEE: Louis Vuitton launches pricey earbuds

January 21, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments (0)

Luxury French fashion house, Louis Vuitton is entering the audio market with a collection of unique wireless earphones in partnership with Master & Dynamic. On Thursday, 17 January,  New-York-based audio company Master & Dynamic announced its new...

Vodacom empowers small business with a financial management app

Vodacom empowers small business with a financial management app

January 20, 2019 • Online & Social, Top StoriesComments (0)

Vodacom Business has partnered with financial and business management platform Fiskl to provide mobile and digital services to entrepreneurs and small businesses in Africa. Fiskl is a mobile-first financial and business management app that has re-designed the...

Online basics for small businesses

Online basics for small businesses

January 20, 2019 • Security, Startups, Top StoriesComments (0)

In a time when most people make purchasing decisions while browsing their smartphones, business owners cannot afford to not be online. Whether a small family-run restaurant or a start-up with big ambitions, all small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) stand to...

What you need to know before you sign up with an ISP

January 19, 2019 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (0)

Fibre to the home (FTTH) is rolling out in suburbs across South Africa at a rapid rate, promising lightning fast internet speeds, a world of connectivity and online in-home entertainment options not yet experienced since the Jurassic Park advent of copper...

Clientèle launches multi-purposes platform

Clientèle launches multi-purposes platform

January 19, 2019 • Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

Clientèle Limited has announced the launch of Clientèle App for policyholders and provides them with a platform to redeem Clientèle Rewards as well as allows them to claim, view their policies, premiums and payments, manage their policies 24 hours a day,...

New year brings new and improved business telephony technologies

New year brings new and improved business telephony technologies

January 19, 2019 • Cloud Computing, Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments (0)

Every year starts with excitement as many new tech trends and technologies emerge that are fast changing the way we work and interact with others. In fact, technology is revolutionising the way we do business. Cloud-based communications have proven to be a...

Amazon launches conference on AI and robotics

January 18, 2019 • General, Top StoriesComments (0)

On Thursday, 17 January Amazon announced plans to hold a conference open to the public on robotics, space and artificial intelligence, as well as to discuss future applications of emerging technologies. There’s a reason why Amazon may want to bring...

New Digital Skills partnership tackles skills shortage in South Africa

January 18, 2019 • Education, Southern Africa, Startups, Top StoriesComments (0)

The Digital Skills Partnership is a strategic collaboration between key stakeholders in the digital industry committed to transforming the sector by redesigning the traditionally onerous employment pathways into jobs for unemployed youth. 98% of South African...

Fortnite vulnerability put millions of players at risk

Fortnite vulnerability put millions of players at risk

January 18, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Security, Top StoriesComments (0)

Researchers at Check Point Software Technologies, a provider of cyber security solutions globally, shared details of vulnerabilities that could have affected any player of the hugely popular online battle game, Fortnite. Fortnite has nearly 80 million players...

Spotify "Car View" makes jamming out safer while you drive

Spotify “Car View” makes jamming out safer while you drive

January 18, 2019 • Online & Social, Top StoriesComments (0)

Spotify has been testing a “Driving Mode” since 2017. Now it is making this feature more widely available as “Car View” to make navigating through your music while driving easier and safer. Spotify has already been integrated into navigational...

Networks Unlimited Africa and Cofense stand against phishing

Networks Unlimited Africa and Cofense stand against phishing

January 18, 2019 • Security, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

  Cofense, a provider of human-focused phishing defence solutions which enable people to identify, report, and mitigate such threats as spear phishing and malware, is keenly aware that small businesses are significant targets for cyber attackers. This is...

MUST SEE: Africa’s most popular video streaming sites

MUST SEE: Africa’s most popular video streaming sites

January 17, 2019 • Lists, Online & Social, Top StoriesComments (0)

Despite the major infrastructural challenges that Africa faces – such as low connectivity and the high cost of data, the number of video streaming platforms active in Africa has exploded over the past few years as the continent responded to the global...

2019 iPhones could be jumping on the USB-C bandwagon

January 17, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments (0)

According to a new report from supply chain blog Macotakara, Apple could be in the process of developing a revised iPod touch. Further, the report says the 2019 iPhone might make the jump to USB-C, just like the 2018 iPad Pros. Additionally, the very brief...

Elisabeth Moreno appointed as VP & Managing Director for HP Inc. Africa

Elisabeth Moreno appointed as VP & Managing Director for HP Africa

January 17, 2019 • People, Top StoriesComments (0)

HP has announced the appointment of Elisabeth Moreno as the new Managing Director for HP Inc. Africa. Based in Johannesburg, Elisabeth Moreno replaces David Rozzio who will move to another leadership position at HP, leading its Central Europe cluster. In this...

Tips on how you can reduce bank fees in 2019

January 17, 2019 • Finance, Top StoriesComments (0)

In spite of bank fees accounting for a fraction of the average consumer’s income, individuals can still do much more to reduce their cost of banking. Banking is an important part of our lifestyles and the rapid adoption of smart technology is increasingly...