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Sixty unemployed youngsters from the Emfuleni Local Municipality area have been given the opportunity to capitalise on South Africa’s rapidly growing telecommunications sector with accredited mobile repairer …

Cell C’s secured lenders, who formerly held publicly listed bonds or notes, have voted in favour of a compromise cash-out offer of 20c for every R1 of …

NEW GM FOR LENOVO SA

Yugen Naidoo has been appointed as the new GM for Lenovo’s South African division, as predecessor Thibault Dousson moves to the Lenovo SSG (Services and Solutions Group) …

The British Army’s Twitter and YouTube accounts were recently hacked, for the second time in just six months. Madeline Wild, associate defense analyst at GlobalData, comments: “The …

Zapper is considering options to raise capital, including a stake sale, that could value the South African start-up at nearly US$1-billion (R16.6-billion), according to people familiar with the …

South Africa’s manufacturing sector needs to start producing and selling more electric vehicles (EVs), or risk losing out on billions of rands in exports, says the National …

WhatsApp is expected to roll out a host of new features in future updates, including those most requested by users. According to insider website WABetaInfo, there are …

The global coronavirus pandemic has, without doubt, provided employees with greater flexibility over where, when and how they work. ‘Flexible’, ‘Hybrid’ and ‘Remote’ are no longer just …

As it finally starts to emerge from crisis mode, new predictions from Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, reveal how businesses in the hospitality sector will proactively leverage …

Global shipments for virtual reality (VR) headsets jumped 241,6% during the first quarter of 2022 (1Q22) compared to the same period last year, according to new data …

Audi, the luxury car company in the Volkswagen Group, has announced it will upgrade older models of its cars in South Africa using its new “connect plug-and-play” technology. …

The Department of Trade, Industry and Competition (DTIC) is considering new standards for lightbulbs in South Africa in a bid to move away from old, outdated and …

The Competition Tribunal has released its reasons for dismissing eMedia’s application to force MultiChoice to keep four of its channels on DStv. In early March 2022, DStv first …

Vodacom Limpopo Region has invested more than R460 million into the network to increase coverage and meet the need for online access. This investment aims to boost …

Kaspersky experts have brought to light a poorly detected Session Manager backdoor that was set up as a malicious module within the Internet Information Services (IIS), a …

Following the US Supreme Court’s decision overturning the constitutional right to abortion, data privacy advocates and pro-abortion groups are raising concerns about tech companies sharing user data …