SA firms invest in empowering future women leaders in tech
In light of International Girls in ICT Day, LG South Africa, Huawei South Africa and GirlCode commit to train more South African girls in STEM-related skills.
Huawei Cloud generates over $5m revenue in Africa
The Chinese multinational says the multimillion-dollar revenue was mainly generated from SA, with some of it coming from Nigeria and Kenya.
TransUnion tech helps protect clients affected by Absa data leak
Ford Credit and Absa deploy TransUnion’s identity theft technology to safeguard the personal data of customers affected by the bank’s data leak.
Amazon to develop R4bn office at disputed facility in Cape Town
The controversial River Club Development, expected to unlock economic opportunities for South Africa, will be the new home of Amazon and other commercial properties.
More shoppers see convenience as catalyst to engage online
As Internet penetration reaches 64% of the population, more locals aged between 35 to 54 years are choosing to shop online, says OneDayOnly.
UJ Technopreneurship Centre shines at international hackathon
Two teams from the University of Johannesburg’s Technopreneurship Centre were among the top performers at the Hacklab 2021 virtual hackathon.
Significant investment needed in supply chain tech
Nearly two-thirds of surveyed global supply chain professionals say they require better technologies and data to optimise their processes, says IHS Markit.
Ford Credit customers affected by Absa data leak
Ongoing investigations into the Absa data leak reveal an additional group of customers belonging to Absa and Ford Credit had been compromised.
Acer Africa pins hopes on Google cable for Chrome Enterprise growth
The multinational PC corporation believes Google's Equiano cable project will fuel more demand for its Chrome Enterprise portfolio in SA.
Skills demand fuels university’s new data science degree
Stellenbosch University introduces an undergraduate Bachelor in Data Science degree programme, as the demand for data scientists supersedes supply.
Truecaller reaches 43m African users, intros business solution
The caller ID service introduces Truecaller Business Identity, to allow companies to verify their identities when making calls to customers.