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Admire Moyo

Admire Moyo is ITWeb's senior news journalist.

MeerKAT reveals never seen before radio galaxies

25 May 2016Using only four dishes of the MeerKAT radio telescope, scientists observed more than 50 radio sources (white dots) in a one square degree panorama.

An observation at the South African radio telescope discovers galaxies in the distant universe.

Venture capitalist seeks African tech start-ups

25 May 2016Most businesses don't survive past the start-up phase despite great ideas, says Niveus Ventures' Jesse Hemson-Struthers.

Niveus Ventures will provide entrepreneurs with financing that is typically difficult for a younger business to secure.

Standard Bank heist modus operandi 'not new'

24 May 2016Japan police suspect a group of more than 100 people extracted money from ATMs in Tokyo and 16 prefectures.

The techniques used in the R300 million theft have been used before by both local and international criminal syndicates, security experts say.

BMW debuts solar carport in SA

24 May 2016BMW will expand the installation of the solar carport in major city centres for public vehicle charging.

The solar carport supplies an average of 3.6kW of solar power per day to recharge electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles.

Computing power takes on Zika virus

23 May 2016The World Health Organisation has declared Zika a global public health emergency.

IBM powers virtual experiments on compounds that could form the basis of anti-viral drugs to cure the Zika virus.

Standard Bank hit by R300m fraud

23 May 2016Standard Bank says it has taken swift action to contain the matter.

The big four bank suffers a heist that involved the withdrawal of cash using fictitious cards at various ATMs in Japan.

Blind runner defies odds using mobile app

20 May 2016It's never easy, but stopping is not an option, says Simon Wheatcroft.

Simon Wheatcroft creates an application on IBM Cloud which guides him through a course and alerts him to upcoming obstacles.

City Power, George Airport green initiatives hailed

20 May 2016African Utility Week addresses the latest challenges, developments and opportunities in the power and water sectors.

The two entities get recognition for their clean energy drive at the African Utility Week Industry Awards.

Traditional anti-virus models lose punch

19 May 2016Today's threats are multi-staged and coordinated, says Panda Security's Jeremy Matthews.

With the increasing complexity in the threat landscape, anti-virus identifies malware but does nothing else, says Panda Security's Jeremy Matthews.

SA's Internet market takes a knock

19 May 2016Revenue growth from connectivity services remains muted, says Brian Neilson, director at BMI-T.

Annual growth rates declined from over 30% five years ago, to less than 10% last year, says BMI-TechKnowledge.


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