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Cyber Security Bill heads to Parliament

18 Jan 2017Government says the Bill's framework aims \

After being approved by Cabinet last December, the controversial Bill will soon be tabled in Parliament.

Gauteng turns to tech for infrastructure development

18 Jan 2017Technology helps Gauteng province deliver infrastructure development projects more efficiently.

The Gauteng government uses technology and data to improve delivery of massive infrastructure projects.

MTN warns about depleting data, bill shock

17 Jan 2017MTN says access to popular social media platforms, streaming and software updates account for the bulk of consumers' data consumption.

The telco says increased data consumption and high bills can be blamed on a range of things - from the use of mobile social media platforms to faster network speeds and automatic updates. 

Why passwords continue to fail

17 Jan 2017A study of 10 million passwords reveals thousands of people still rely on easy-to-crack number sequences.

Millions of passwords gathered from last year's large data breaches revealed 123456 as the most commonly used password.

Vuwani learners receive educational resources

17 Jan 2017DOC minister Faith Muthambi helps to deliver essential resources for learners in Vuwani, Limpopo.

The Department of Communications, and the MTN and SABC foundations partner to help learners in Vuwani, Limpopo.

How to stay anonymous online in 2017

17 Jan 2017Online security is becoming a bigger issue than ever, says NordVPN.

Bitcoin and encryption are some of the technologies users can deploy to avoid being compromised on the Internet.

Reunert's directors buy shares worth almost R14m

16 Jan 2017Reunert CEO Alan Dickson bought shares worth almost R5.7 million, while CFO Nick Thomson purchased R3.8 million worth of shares.

Four directors, the company secretary and a director of a major subsidiary have bought over 200 000 shares in Reunert.

App for soldiers gives individual results

16 Jan 2017Each soldier using the Gamer simulation system can get an individual performance breakdown of how they did in the exercise.

Saab develops an app that give soldiers an individual breakdown of how they performed in simulated exercises.

Cloud IT infrastructure spending to accelerate in 2017

16 Jan 2017Public cloud data centres and on-premises private cloud environments will drive growth in cloud IT infrastructure spending this year, says the IDC.

The IDC expects total global spending on cloud IT infrastructure to reach $44.2 billion this year.

EMMS buys into mobile and IOT start-up

16 Jan 2017EMMS group is looking to fast-track its entry into the IOT industry by at least three to four years.

The Stellenbosch-based antenna engineering company invests in Polymorph, as it identifies new revenue streams.


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