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3,2-billion using the Internet

3,2-billion using the Internet

27 May 2015 by
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The latest figures released by the ITU show that global Internet penetration has increased almost seven-fold in the past 15 years.

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House of Wolves ready for download

27 May 2015 by
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House of Wolves ready for download

Megarom Interactive has announced that†Destiny Expansion II: House of Wolves is available for download on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 computer entertainment systems, Xbox One and Xbox 360.†

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Dell rolls out classroom tools

27 May 2015 by
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Dell rolls out classroom tools

Dell has recently announced a range of new additions to its portfolio of education solutions, including the Dell Chromebook 11; Venue 10 and Venue 10 Pro 5000 Series tablets; Latitude 11 Education Series and the Dell Interactive Projector S510.

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IoT already shaping SA

27 May 2015 by
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IoT already shaping SA

The Internet of Things is already helping to shape South Africa, says R…AN VAN NIEKERK, and its influence is set to increase dramatically in the next few years as the impact of new technologies is felt.†

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Top tips for tech women

27 May 2015 by
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Top tips for tech women

As a woman with more than 17 years of work experience in the tech industry, LYNETTE HUNDERMARK gives a few top tips to other women wanting to survive in the ever changing environment.

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BMW and Nissan in electrifying deal

26 May 2015 by
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BMW and Nissan in electrifying deal

BMW and Nissan South Africa have joined forces to advance electric vehicle (EV) and plug-in hybrid vehicle (PHEV) adoption.

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How Uber could disrupt Fedex

26 May 2015 by
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How Uber could disrupt Fedex

Fedex has dismissed the possibility of its business being disrupted by the likes of Uber. But, writes Richard Hui of WarrantyLife.com, he should think again.

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Rural Eastern Cape to get free Wi-Fi internet

25 May 2015 by
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Rural Eastern Cape to get free Wi-Fi internet

The rural Eastern Cape is about to get high speed Internet though a dedicated Wi-Fi connection, writes DUNCAN ALFREDS.

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Key to digital: Keeping promises

25 May 2015 by
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Key to digital: Keeping promises

Bringing the Internet and other digital services to your door is about a service quality and reliability. These are some of the core values that drive successful companies, and are used to differentiate one from the other, writes ARIF HUSSAIN.

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Payment via call centre gets easier

25 May 2015 by
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Payment via call centre gets easier

iVeri Payment Technologies has announced the release of DiVert, a new payment solution specifically developed for call centres.

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AR targets the enterprise

25 May 2015 by
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AR targets the enterprise

Enterprises in the Augmented Reality space have launched AREA, an non-profit organisation designed to accelerate AR adoption through the development and expansion of the ecosystem.

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Huawei drops ĎAscendí name

25 May 2015 by
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Huawei drops ĎAscendí name

As seen on the recently launched P8 device, Huawei has chosen to drop the ďAscendĒ name for all their devices.

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Connected cars = connected traffic jams

22 May 2015 by
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Connected cars = connected traffic jams

A recent study has shown that the amount of data connected cars transmit could cause jams in many mobile networks.

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ICT boosts education, but teachers hold back

21 May 2015 by
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ICT boosts education, but teachers hold back

According to a recent report, IT is key to improving education and boosting growth across Africa, but despite this, there is still a reluctance among teachers in many countries to embrace new technology enabled teaching methods.

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Cloud buzz must not blind

21 May 2015 by
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Cloud buzz must not blind

The adoption of cloud computing is growing at a staggering rate, but warns JED HEWSON, in this highly competitive landscape a business needs to do its homework before choosing a cloud service provider.

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SKA to transform SA tech

21 May 2015 by
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SKA to transform SA tech

The application of ICTs and collaboration between the government and the private sector, along with the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project will make South Africa an active participant in the next evolution of the Internet, writes VERNON THAVER.

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Oracle, Raspberry Pi, launch school weather project

20 May 2015 by
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Oracle, Raspberry Pi, launch school weather project

Oracle Academy and the Raspberry Pi Foundation have recently launched the Oracle Raspberry Pi Weather Station for Schools, a ambitious project designed to join thousands of schools in Africa and around the world in a global science experiment.

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Contactless payments rise in SA

20 May 2015 by
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Contactless payments rise in SA

Standard Bank has issued over 11†222 contactless devices to merchants across South Africa and the number keeps growing as consumers demand cashless payment solutions that are faster, convenient and more secure.

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MTN makes Africa IoT play

20 May 2015 by
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MTN makes Africa IoT play

MTN Business has unveiled a Pan African Internet of Things (IoT) platform, based on its existing†Machine-to-Machine (M2M) services. The platform is designed to give enterprises greater control and management features to devices with SIM cards in them.

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Why SMEs need Cloud

20 May 2015 by
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Why SMEs need Cloud

Although Cloud adoption by SMEs was rather slow in the past, many are now starting to see the numerous benefits it has to offer. IVAN EPSTEIN gives five good reasons as to why all small businesses should consider moving to the Cloud.

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Nintendo arrives in Universal theme parks

20 May 2015 by
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Nintendo arrives in Universal theme parks

Nintendo and Universal Parks & Resorts have announced a partnership that will see many of the popular Nintendo characters and game worlds come to life at Universal theme parks.

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