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  • Universal Banks pursue large scale digital transformation

    December 3, 2018 • Digital Transformation, Finance, Top StoriesComments Off on Universal Banks pursue large scale digital transformation

    South Africa’s banking sector is increasingly moving towards a ‘marketplace without boundaries’, shaped by the fast-approaching entry of new digital players challenging the status quo in the market, and driving unprecedented levels of...

  • Artificial intelligence to enhance patient care

    Artificial intelligence to enhance patient care

    September 10, 2018 • Artificial Intelligence, Healthcare, Top StoriesComments Off on Artificial intelligence to enhance patient care

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning are two of the most talked about technologies today. They are predicted to achieve miraculous things and remarkable shifts in how healthcare is managed and delivered. However, the reality today is not quite...

  • Lacking a clear plan for public cloud will cost operators millions

    Introducing Cloud ERP for construction

    June 22, 2018 • Cloud Computing, Top StoriesComments Off on Introducing Cloud ERP for construction

    One Channel, one of Africa’s cloud business solutions provider, has announced the release of Acumatica Construction Edition, an end-to-end cloud business management system for general contractors, home builders, subcontractors, speciality contractors...

  • How to buy Bitcoin with iTunes gift cards in Nigeria

    $4.6 billion raised through Initial Coin Offerings in 2017

    March 5, 2018 • Finance, Startups, Top StoriesComments Off on $4.6 billion raised through Initial Coin Offerings in 2017

    Initial Coin Offerings (‘ICOs’), a solution used by blockchain based startups to raise funding has managed to raise a total of USD $4.6bn in 2017 according to a report by PwC’s consulting division Strategy&. In October and November 2017 alone, five...

  • Kaspersky Lab enriches its APT Intelligence Reports with added actors' profiles and MITRE ATT&CK framework

    Kaspersky Lab launches talent discovery program to address IT talent shortage

    October 16, 2017 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Kaspersky Lab launches talent discovery program to address IT talent shortage

    Kaspersky Lab has teamed up with partners such as Dassault Systems, PwC and Schlumberger to create a talent discovery program. The Cybersecurity for the Next Generation program is targeted at students and young specialists, with and without a security...

  • Top 7 Most Read Stories of the Week

    September 16, 2016 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on Top 7 Most Read Stories of the Week

    How to Buy the iPhone 7 before it Officially Launches in South Africa Millions tuned in to the Apple press conference Wednesday for the first glimpse at the highly anticipated next generation of the market dominating iPhone. Hailed as the “most advanced...

  • Eight technologies executives should absolutely consider

    September 7, 2016 • Enterprise IT, Top StoriesComments Off on Eight technologies executives should absolutely consider

    PwC has identified the Internet of Things alongside virtual reality and 3D printing, as one of the eight essential technologies that C-suite executives “should” absolutely consider. In its report, Tech breakthroughs megatrend, PwC evaluated more than 150...

  • PwC South Africa and Google join forces

    September 2, 2016 • Enterprise IT, Top StoriesComments Off on PwC South Africa and Google join forces

    PwC South Africa has entered into a joint business relationship with Google, with the aim of bringing new and innovative solutions to companies across Africa through PwC’s Africa Network. The rapid pace of innovation in technology has fundamentally changed...

  • PwC to support entrepreneurship across the African continent

    March 22, 2016 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on PwC to support entrepreneurship across the African continent

    Entrepreneurship must be promoted and supported across the African continent to promote economic growth, boost job creation, and alleviate poverty on the continent. Innovative emerging companies are disruptive and are highly scalable businesses. They require...

  • South Africa rank third most exposed country to cyber risks

    Threat of cyber attacks on the rise

    October 2, 2015 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Threat of cyber attacks on the rise

    Worldwide, entertainment and media companies are increasingly becoming targets for cybercrime as cyber criminals find new and innovative ways to defeat security measures and controls. The theft of intellectual property or commercially sensitive information,...

  • Digital education promises to be a game-changer

    Digital fuels growth in Africa’s entertainment and media industry

    September 18, 2015 • Online & Social, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Digital fuels growth in Africa’s entertainment and media industry

    After more than a decade of digital disruption, the African entertainment and media industry has entered a new landscape – one where the media is no longer divided into distinct traditional and digital spheres, according to a report from PwC titled...

  • 87% of CEOs in Africa to take on technology this year – PwC survey

    January 14, 2014 • Top StoriesComments Off on 87% of CEOs in Africa to take on technology this year – PwC survey

    Almost 90% of CEOs in Africa plan to increase investment in technology in 2014 and position technology amongst the top three considerations, claim media reports covering research by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). PwC’s 16th Annual Global CEO Survey reveals...

  • South Africa: ISPA wants action on high mobile broadband costs

    July 3, 2013 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on South Africa: ISPA wants action on high mobile broadband costs

    The Internet Service Providers’ Association of SA (ISPA) has called for the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) to act decisively to increase short-term broadband penetration by promoting greater competition within the mobile data...

  • Fraud risk governance needed to combat fraud – PwC

    November 12, 2012 • FeaturesComments Off on Fraud risk governance needed to combat fraud – PwC

    Companies need to place fraud risk governance high on the board agenda to mitigate the risk of fraud and other forms of financial crime, says professional services firm PwC. “The recent economic uncertainty has placed the pressure on more employees,...

  • Digital activities now becoming the new normal – PwC

    September 11, 2012 • Online & SocialComments Off on Digital activities now becoming the new normal – PwC

    South Africa’s entertainment and media companies have reached the ‘end of the digital beginning’, with digital activities now becoming the ‘new normal’ for traditional media companies, according to a report issued today by professional services firm...

  • Online gamers set to quadruple by 2015

    February 8, 2012 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Online gamers set to quadruple by 2015

    Sony PlayStation, Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii and other gaming consoles have introduced a new level of gaming to the South African market, leading to an evolution of next-generation console games. Adding downloadable digital content to games, developers seek to...