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August, 2018

  • 19 August

    Five ways you can learn computer code and get involved with Africa Code Week

    LAGOS, Nigeria, 16th August 2018 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Fact: Did you know that by 2020, 80 percent of all jobs will be related to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)? By then, Africa would also have added 122 million younger people to its workforce, the most of any region …

  • 1 August

    Consumerization of the supply chain increases enterprise pressure

    Consumerization of the supply chain increases enterprise pressure Enterprise sector needs to start adopting more mobile-first applications The consumerization of digital technology has seen a surge in demand for mobile-first logistics solutions placing significant pressure on companies to adopt a digital approach to supply chains. Cassie Lessing, managing director, Strato …

July, 2018

  • 24 July

    Active engagement via mobile-only tech disrupts insurance industry

    Ryan Barlow, Chief Technology officer, e4 says that when it comes to the insurance sector, it is mobile-only as insurance brands grapple with disruption from lighter, more agile technology rich cloud insurance products: “It is no longer just mobile-first, thanks to the dominance of technologies such as AI, ML and IoT and …

  • 24 July

    Temenos appoints new Head of Sales for Africa region

    Alexandre Menage will bring 15 years of experience in his new role with Temenos in Africa GENEVA, Switzerland, July 24, 2018/ — Temenos (SIX: TEMN) (www.Temenos.com), the banking software company, is delighted to announce that Alexandre (Alex) Menage has been appointed as Head of Sales for Temenos in Africa. Alex …

  • 23 July

    70% of single people prefer to date iPhone users – Survey

    There is an immeasurable number of factors that can determine whether someone finds you attractive or not, such as your political bias or your preference for cats or dogs. In today’s tech-obsessed society, your choice of a smartphone may also have a significant impact on your love life or lack …

  • 19 July

    Capital floods in for flourishing African fintech and payments sector

    Financial transactions made via the internet or a mobile phone are expected to grow from US$200m at the moment to an eyewatering US$3bn by 2020 LONDON, United Kingdom, July 19, 2018/ — Close to US$100m of fundraising has been injected already in 2018 into Africa’s bourgeoning fintech and mobile payments …

June, 2018

  • 29 June

    Veolia Water Technologies reveals new “Ambitions for Africa”

    The speed and magnitude of Africa’s ongoing urbanization, with 1.3 billion people expected to live in cities in 2050 compared to 480 million today, combined with its rapid industrialization, has shed a new light on the evolving and multifaceted needs for water treatment and infrastructures. To address the plurality of …

May, 2018

  • 10 May

    SWITCH OFF TO SWITCH ON THE ECONOMY: Global experts review digital migration

    The Digital Dialogue Conference 2018 facilitated by MultiChoice concluded with a panel discussion offering first-hand insight into the successes and challenges associated with the transition to digital terrestrial television broadcasting in Africa, ranging from international coordination, standardisation, regulation, harmonisation and the broader economics of spectrum management and digital migration. The …

April, 2018

  • 25 April

    Publishing Our Internal Enforcement Guidelines and Expanding Our Appeals Process

    By Monika Bickert (https://goo.gl/YoMPN3), VP of Global Product Management, Facebook MENLO PARK, United States of America, April 24, 2018/ — One of the questions we’re asked most often is how we decide what’s allowed on Facebook (www.Facebook.com). These decisions are among the most important we make because they’re central to …

February, 2018

  • 27 February

    Mobile-first solutions driven by the growth of IoT

    South Africa still lagging in enterprise mobility adoption Mobile-first solutions are starting to dominate the enterprise sector. This is according to Cassie Lessing, CEO, Strato IT Group, developers of mobile business applications. Lessing says that more businesses are realising that a mobile-first business – in which employees rely on their …