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There are still several fallacies around the concept of cloud computing.
USAASA aims to connect as many as 24 000 schools in the next five years.
While retrenchments will be collateral damage, a Telkom insider says race will be used as a criterion, as the overhaul will essentially be a process of hiring.
The operator stands to lose R1.6 billion in income in the full-year, after termination rates fell to 20c from April.
An increased appetite in the mobile payments space and the possibility of Apple embracing NFC this year could get the tap and pay ball rolling.
The number of schools with computers and Internet connectivity has decreased since 2002, the Sunday Times reports.
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Capsule Technologies' IMPI Mk1 desktop can plug into a solar panel and runs Android's KitKat operating system.
The respective leadership of Sentech and CWU are currently locked in negotiations to resolve an impasse over wages.
A student team led by the SA National Space Agency builds robotics models that could assist in future astronautical operations.
Switching to the fuel levy as a funding mechanism is now inevitable, as the amount owing to Sanral has breached R1 billion, say e-toll opponents.
The company says allegations that its CEO committed number plate fraud are an issue Maseko will deal with in his personal capacity.
Mark Zuckerberg's wealth climbed $1.6 billion to $33.3 billion after the company's shares shot to a record high.
The e-commerce company's investors are ready to see it curtail its ambitions and start delivering sustainable profits.
Personal data, including text messages, contact lists and photos, can be mined from iPhones through previously unpublicised techniques.
Smart traffic management Traffic Freeflow streamlines the allocation of pointsmen on SA's roads and saves time and money with a simple smartphone app.
SA can earn R244k per IT job created One IT job can contribute R244 000 per year to SA’s national economy.
SA's IT sector at crossroads The industry is complicated by skills and integration conundrums compounded by the changing role of IT, says Citrix.
The search engine bought the game live-streaming company for $1 billion.
Are unnamed spokesmen misleading the transport minister?
While bridging the technology access gap is important, it shouldn't stifle government's drive to introduce more e-governance services.
The company will cut about 18 000 jobs.
Ridesharing services have come to South Africa, but how will the market react?
We can't change the past, but the implementation of the "right to be forgotten" policy is making it easier to give it a try.
Carlos Slim will divide his América Móvil empire in Mexico in order to avoid the group being subject to difficult new rules.
I could have fallen off my chair when I read Telkom was – according to a union – going to all but cut its workforce in half.
Selfie gets royal approval
We round up this week's top six trends from across the globe that piqued our interest or had us scratching our heads.
IT consumerisation exacerbates e-waste
The amount of e-waste could rise by as much as 500% over the next decade, says Causes International.
Dell commits to energy efficiency
The computing giant has committed to making its entire product portfolio 80% more energy efficient.
There are still a number of fallacies around the concept of cloud computing.
Four blunders most enterprises make when developing their first mobile app.
Keeping mobile app users engaged involves constantly updating and refreshing apps even after they go to market.
Old business issues drive a spate of data modernisation programmes.
Africa's wireless carriers are primed to provide protected business services for enterprises.
A rigorous compliance protocol must be followed when submitting mobile apps to an app store.
For companies looking to go Agile, test automation is a necessity.
Be the master of your data by approaching MDM as a strategic programme instead of a single project.