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Lessons learned from COVID-19 cyberattacks

There are plenty of lessons to be learned from the attacks that have been executed, ones that will shape the direction that organisations take regarding cybersecurity for years to come.

Microsoft launches hackathon to tackle gender-based violence

Microsoft South Africa, together with leading gender-based violence NPO partners, 1000 Women Trust and TEARS Foundation, have launched the Safe@Home...

WIN an LG 25-inch UltraWide Full HD IPS LED Monitor with Game Mode

WIN THE AMAZING LG 25'' UltraWide Full HD IPS LED Monitor with Game Mode.

The workplace of the future is here – and it is driven by technology

The Covid-19 pandemic has changed our relationship with the workplace forever – and it could be the catalyst for a new generation of...
NEWS

Power banks have valuable role to play in business continuity

7 August 2020

Yeshni Reddy revisits an essential add-on to one's technology kit, the humble, but ever useful powerbank, explaining why the changing world of work has made these even more useful to have on hand.

NEWS

Unpacked 2020: Samsung goes big while we stay home

6 August 2020

Last night, Samsung once again held its anticipated Unpacked event, revealing bigger, even more beautiful and full featured Galaxy Notes.

NEWS

How to bring the crowds back, safely

6 August 2020

Perpetually empty stadiums, theatres and concert halls don't have to be the new normal. Akesh Lalla from SAS explains how venue optimisation technology could help bring back the crowds while keeping us safe

NEWS

Wonder Woman virtual race happening this Sunday

6 August 2020

This Sunday (9 August 2020) sees the return of the Justice League Virtual Run series, this time with Wonder Woman as the hero in charge.

NEWS

Puma creates new cushioning tech alongside MIT Design Lab

5 August 2020

It’s always interesting to see what a sports brand can come up with when put in a room with scientists.

NEWS

Huawei launches new notebooks in South Africa

5 August 2020

Known for their smartphones and smartwatches, South African consumers might not be too familiar with Huawei's range of notebooks.

NEWS

IBM Report: Malicious attacks led to most expensive data breaches over past year

4 August 2020

SA Companies lose millions from attacks on Data; AI and Automation significantly reduce costs, finds IBM.

NEWS

Hope amid the chaos: Microsoft investment a boost for sustainability in SA’s agricultural sector

4 August 2020

Amid all the distressing global news of chaos that seems to be running rampant at present, here’s some heartening local news - Microsoft South Africa has announced an investment of up to R40 million in South Africa’s...

NEWS

The Security Chromosome - Why limited gender diversity in cybersecurity poses a risk to industry

3 August 2020

In 2019, a report released by Cybersecurity Ventures found that women represented around 20% of the global cybersecurity workforce. Anna Collard, MD at KnowBe4 Africa, wants to encourage women to cross-skill and expand...

NEWS

Asus launches latest gaming and content creation notebook behemoth

31 July 2020

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) has launched its latest ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 notebook in South Africa this week, for serious gamers, streamers and professional creators.

outdoor

Under Armour HOVR Machina

7 August 2020

Although it should be considered first and foremost a decent pair of neutral running shoes, Under Armour adds some spice to the Machina thanks to a built-in sensor that tracks your cadence and stride length.

audio visual

Sony XB41 EXTRA BASS portable speaker

27 July 2020

It’s a bit of a shame that we’re under lockdown, since Sony’s XB41 EXTRA BASS portable speaker really calls out for a party.

outdoor

Puma Hybrid Ozone running shoes

15 May 2020

The Hybrid Ozone is marketed as a running shoe, with Puma keen to mention it is as comfortable in the gym as it is on the road.

appliances

Philips OneBlade vs Razors vs Shavers

8 April 2020

The Philips OneBlade concept is an intriguing one, falling somewhere between the traditional razor and a modern electric shaver. Would you be better off with the OneBlade compared to the others? We put it through its...

audio

1MORE Stylish wireless earbuds

13 March 2020

1MORE’s Stylish (yes, that’s what they’re called) earbuds make a strong case for the earbud trend in general, and their offering specifically.

appliances

Philips 3200 Series coffee machine

7 February 2020

A barista in the kitchen.

appliances

Top 3 Features: Philips Sonicare DiamondClean Black Edition electric toothbrush

20 December 2019

It’s not often that a R3 200 electric toothbrush lands in the office for review. Is the Philips Sonicare DiamondClean Black Edition worth the price?

outdoor

DJI Mavic Mini

17 December 2019

If you have fantasized about getting into aerial photography without blasting your budget, then is this the drone you've been looking for?

smartwatch

Fitbit Versa 2

6 December 2019

Is the Versa 2 the smartwatch for your lifestyle?

smartwatch

Garmin Forerunner 945 GPS Multisport Watch

22 November 2019

The Forerunner 945 GPS Multisport doesn’t pull any punches.

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