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27.03.2020 | 10:28 AM

1dentity is making personal security an integrated, digital experience

26.03.2020 | 12:30 PM

Kudoti promotes a zero-waste agenda through cutting-edge data science and digital tools

26.03.2020 | 11:25 AM

Copper kills the coronavirus. Is it time to bring this material back?

26.03.2020 | 10:38 AM

All about Fundraise Con 2020

25.03.2020 | 03:10 PM

Culinary apparel brand Hedley & Bennett is fighting the coronavirus one face mask at a time

25.03.2020 | 11:18 AM

3X4 Genetics makes deeply personalised, data-informed healthcare possible

25.03.2020 | 10:12 AM

This alcohol-free hand sanitiser specifically fights the spread of Covid-19 infections

24.03.2020 | 12:48 PM

This proptech company is opening up the housing rental market to a whole new sector of society

24.03.2020 | 11:17 AM

The new normal: Ramaphosa’s lockdown for South Africa looms

23.03.2020 | 02:00 PM

PiLog Group brings ‘data doctors’ to your fingertips

23.03.2020 | 11:57 AM

Virtual launches and events pull in the crowds amid coronavirus

23.03.2020 | 10:03 AM

SA gig economy report: The truth about working for Uber-like companies

20.03.2020 | 03:09 PM

Nokia unveils its first global 5G smartphone

20.03.2020 | 12:45 PM

Spread of coronavirus fake news now a punishable offence

19.03.2020 | 05:12 PM

Ozow’s painless one-click payment solution

19.03.2020 | 12:39 PM

Valenture Institute’s private online high school is changing the face of education

18.03.2020 | 03:16 PM

Financial services company JUMO is empowering new businesses

18.03.2020 | 11:02 AM

#COVID19 in sub-Saharan Africa: What are African countries doing to fight the outbreak

17.03.2020 | 11:58 AM

Yes, it really is that hard to not touch your face. Here’s why:

17.03.2020 | 11:44 AM

Data-driven personalisation is the new holy grail of marketing

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This agricultural technology solution is enabling food security of the future

By 2050, the current global population of approximately 7.3 million people is set to soar to around nine billion. The world’s biggest dilemma? How to feed this escalating populace. According to Citibank’s 2018 report titled […]

Inventor of ‘Cut, Copy & Paste’ Larry Tesler dies at age 74

Your work day is a little easier because of him. You might not know his name but his revolutionary ideas have stuck around for decades – pardon the pun  – and don’t seem to be […]

SA software company Vectra is driving rocket-fuelled shopping experiences

With Black Friday already a distant memory, the next big day on the retail calendar is nigh. And they keep coming. However, according to Wynand Geldenhuys, the founder and CEO of Vectra, a technology startup […]

The Internet of Things has been around longer than we think. Here’s why;

“Fashions for this summer!” “What everyone’s eating in 2020!” “Tech trends you need to know!” We fall for these headlines because when we first read them, most of us believe that the world has caught […]

4 Robotic tech trends set to make headway in 2020

The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) is a hot topic at the moment, but there’s still a  lack of knowledge and understanding of what it actually is – and what it means for business. This  tech revolution is […]

The most downloaded apps and games of the 2010’s

It’s just a few more weeks to go and we’ll not only be closing out another year but another decade. In the 2010s, the single biggest thing that dominated tech was apps—those glorious little programs […]

When is the appropriate time for a child to get an smartphone?

If it seems like all your friends have smartphones, you may be on to something. A new report by Common Sense Media, a nonprofit that reports on technology and media for children, found that by the […]

Top African tech trends to look out for in 2020

Global publications have exploded with reports of the most exciting new developments that can be expected in the coming year, and many of these would have already advanced by the time the bloggers hit ‘publish’. […]

BEOSOUND STAGE: Bang & Olufsen launches first soundbar in South Africa

Bang & Olufsen announced the Beosound Stage is now available in South Africa – the brand’s first soundbar that brings the rich and powerful Bang & Olufsen Signature Sound to any TV. Underlining Bang & Olufsen’s commitment […]

5 effective apps for better budgeting

These useful apps and services will make managing your money far less difficult than it usually is: 1. BILLS TO BLAST, MONEY TO BURNIf you sense that you’re spending too much but you’re not really […]

Think algorithms are just for online? There’s mathematics behind your IRL friendships too

Have you ever felt like everyone else has so much more to be thankful for? Check your Facebook or Instagram feed: Your friends seem to dine at finer restaurants, take more exotic vacations, and have […]

6 ways tech has transformed the way we travel

Thanks to technology, travelling internationally today is much more convenient and accessible than it was even a decade or two ago. Where planning for travel used to be time consuming, and navigating a foreign city […]

Will you be affected by Twitter’s crackdown on inactive accounts? Here are 5 things you need to know.

Like many social media platforms, Twitter has a fairly large number of user accounts whose owners are no longer active on the service—and haven’t been in a long time. While these abandoned accounts don’t affect […]

Innovative app helps cancer patients navigate their disease

Cancer survivor Conn Bertish created an app that engages cancer-treatment patients.

How laughter on the internet has evolved

These days, the internet is filled with meaningless “LOLs” and “LMAOs,” shorthand that indicates that something is funny, even when, truthfully, there’s usually no laughter behind the screen. Since we now have a whole host […]

5 apps to help streamline how you travel for business

Even in our digital world, where status meetings can be conducted via the Internet from almost every corner of the globe, business travel is still essential to many companies. Whether it’s to pitch to prospects […]

Here’s what you’ll be doing on Snapchat in 5 years’ time

Snapchat is an app known for its 10-second ephemeral videos—but Bobby Murphy, one of the original founders and current CTO of the app’s parent company, Snap, takes the long view. On stage at the Fast […]

Facebook’s new policy on ‘sexual’ emojis

Facebook and Instagram are now censoring what the companies describe as “contextually specific and commonly sexual emojis or emoji strings” in a summer update to the Sexual Solicitation section of the company’s Community Standards. Yes, that could […]

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