Digitilisation partly blamed for latest SA job losses

Public outrage over MultiChoice's plans to retrench workers

Public outrage over MultiChoice’s plans to retrench workers by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – THE loss of thousands of jobs, partly because of digitilisation, in South Africa in recent days, does not augur well for employment creation in the short term in the continent’s most advanced economy. This is according to an economist days More...

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Cybercrime
By On Monday, June 24th, 2019
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Tech crucial in future SA polls but cybercrooks lurk

Cybercrime by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – TECHNOLOGY offers the greatest promise of overcoming the challenges encountered in South Africa’s recent elections but cybercrime is a major risk to these More...

Participants at a Code like a Girl initiative
By On Friday, June 21st, 2019
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Coding prepares girls for a digital future

Participants at a Code like a Girl initiative by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – MORE than 500 school-going female learners will in the coming days learn the language of coding as part of efforts to narrow More...

Bitcoins trading not trusted by Africans
By On Thursday, June 20th, 2019
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Distrust deters South Africa adoption of cryptocurrencies

Bitcoins trading not trusted by Africans by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG – A LACK of understanding and trust are hindering South Africans from using cryptocurrencies. This is according to a report by a global More...

South Africa's mining watches closely ANC elective conference
By On Thursday, June 20th, 2019
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Global interest in DRC mining industry

DRC mining attracts world from MTHULISI SIBANDA in Johannesburg, South Africa JOHANNESBURG – MORE than 3 500 international mining experts and local stakeholders from more than 50 countries are to converge More...

Cullinan mine
By On Wednesday, June 19th, 2019
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SA mining sector needs defence against cyber threats

Cullinan mine by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH African mining companies risk crippling shutdowns and threats to human safety if they fail to adequately protect their infrastructure against cyber-attacks. The More...

Artificial Intelligence
By On Friday, June 14th, 2019
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The current state of South Africa’s analytics market

Artificial Intelligence by TINTSWALO BALOYI  JOHANNESBURG – EXPERTS have urged decision makers to make the most of opportunities made possible through Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Analytics, among other More...

Pat Maqetuka, Nedbank
By On Thursday, June 13th, 2019
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SA’s Maqetuka honoured for pioneering AI adoption

Pat Maqetuka, Nedbank by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH African technology executive, Pat Maqetuka, has received global recognition among women leaders and pioneers of artificial intelligence (AI) More...

Anica Dennis of Potchefstroom Girls High School in North West Province, South Africa
By On Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
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Budding SA female scientists compete in global science stage

Anica Dennis of Potchefstroom Girls High School in North West Province, South Africa by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – TWO South Africa’s finest young female scientists will compete against learners from More...

Smart city of Johannesburg, South Africa
By On Friday, June 7th, 2019
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Foreign concepts derail Africa’s journey to smart cities

Smart city of Johannesburg, South Africa by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG – AFRICAN governments and the private sector must adopt relevant, homegrown solutions as well as keep abreast with modern technology More...