feature articles

New podcast series focuses on enabling SMEs to build back better

Simpli Connect’s new podcast series is aimed at helping SMEs recover from the pandemic and prosper.

Business and industry increasingly adopt IoT to drive sustainability

Beyond the immediate benefits like having data about business operations available in real time, businesses are increasingly exploring and adopting...

Ambani Africa App wins big at 2021 MTN Business App of the Year Awards

The myth that Africa is short of ICT talent was laid to rest at the tenth Annual MTN Business App of the Year Awards ceremony last night, thanks to a...

COVID-19 and the largest disruption of education in history

By James Bayhack, Sub-Saharan Africa Director at CM.com.

SingularityU South Africa announces Learning Journeys at upcoming future-focused summit

15 September 2021

Ahead of the much anticipated SingularityU South Africa Summit 2021, the organisation has announced the launch of learning journeys for this year’s event.


F5 doubles down on commitment to Open Source

15 September 2021

F5 has announced several new developments that underscore its support for customers managing the accelerating pace of digital transformation and the critical role of open source technology in driving modern digital...


BT helps financial services industry set course for the cloud

15 September 2021

BT has announced a portfolio of industry-tailored solutions to help financial services firms take a controlled approach to adopting cloud.


Privacy risks of online dating laid bare

15 September 2021

Online dating can be difficult enough, but in 2021, it is fraught with more risk, as a new report revealed that every 5th user surveyed in South Africa has been doxed while looking for a relationship.


Five top tips for small businesses to emerge resilient from the pandemic

15 September 2021

By Jim Magats, senior vice president of Omni Payments at PayPal.


Securing business systems goes beyond the technology

15 September 2021

By Tim Wood, Executive Head - IS & IT at Vox.


Phishing attacks on the decline but spam email is still a threat

14 September 2021

While phishing attacks have been waning in Africa, spam email is still going strong, according to the latest reports.


POPI Act: A data analyst’s point of view

14 September 2021

Of great concern to businesses is the Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act, which came into effect recently, PBT Group's Jessie Rudd offered a lesser heard perspective on this critical piece of legislation and...


Managed services are the ideal solution to SME’s remote working challenges

13 September 2021

By Raeford Liebenberg, Manager at Silvermoon, a Galix company


Protecting assets in unexpected situations: communications is key

10 September 2021

In light of the recent unrest with impacted a 100 network towers, Mark Zheng explains how public safety, emergency services and disaster control departments can and should be more effectively connected


Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S

6 August 2021

Can the Xiaomi Redmi Note 10S top last year's impressive Note 9?


Clckr universal stand

23 July 2021

Portrait or landscape - whatever your preference the Clckr universal stand is a great add-on for any smartphone.


UA HOVR Sonic 4 FnRn Running Shoes

8 July 2021

Are you starting to enjoy your runs and now looking for real running shoes? Boy, does Under Armour have the ones for you.


UA SpeedPocket 7” running shorts

18 June 2021

The UA SpeedPocket running shorts does what it says on the box - providing a way to keep your smartphone bounce-free during a run, while also keeping a set of keys secure.


Oppo Reno5 5G: One Month Review

21 May 2021

The Reno5 5G is their highest end release so far. After using the Oppo Reno5 5G for a month, these are its standout features.


Airpop Active mask

11 May 2021

In the world of masks, some masks are more equal than others. If you are getting serious about the type of mask to use when going out, then the Airpop Active needs to be on your shortlist.


TaoTronics SoundLiberty 92 earbuds

30 April 2021

Looking for entry-level earbuds that are not junk? TaoTronics might have your solution.


Puma Deviate Nitro

20 April 2021

Puma is betting big on their Nitro midsole tech for running shoes. And it seems like they have picked a winner.

notebook and tablet pcs

Dynabook Portégé X50-G

13 April 2021

The Dynabook Portégé X50-G recently landed on the review desk, and after a few weeks of testing it’s clear that it’s a solid business notebook

peripherals and components

Logitech Craft keyboard

26 March 2021

The Craft keyboard contains an interesting input dial that allows quick and easy adjustments. Does it justify the R3 500 asking price?

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