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BCX invests R100m in digital skills training

14 Dec 2017Ian Russell, CEO of BCX.

The company has partnered the Cape Innovation and Technology Initiative to grow skills in software programming, cyber security, fintech and AI.

Xpress Money partners with Huawei

14 Dec 2017ICT firm Huawei has teamed up with Xpress Money to expand mobile money services across Africa.

The partnership hopes to bring mobile money services to unbanked markets in the region.

World's e-waste levels on the rise

14 Dec 2017

Despite recycling interventions, global electronic waste continues to grow, with expectations of further increases over the next three years.

Local students head to supercomputing challenge

14 Dec 2017The students came first at a national competition, which took place during the annual Centre for High Performance Computing Conference in Pretoria last week.

The students will travel to Germany next year to represent SA at the International Student Cluster Competition.

CACH helps matrics with university placements

14 Dec 2017Students overlooked during the application window period can use Central Applications Clearing House services.

Students will be able to access the online service between 5 January and 28 February 2018.

Truecaller identifies 40m spam numbers in 2017

14 Dec 2017The Truecaller SMS app identified and blocked over 3 billion spam SMSes globally in 2017.

The spam-blocking app's annual 'year in calling' statistics show the rise of spam calls throughout the year in different parts of the world.

BT, Symantec partner to provide endpoint security solution

13 Dec 2017Mark Hughes, BT security CEO.

The new Symantec endpoint protection solution will help safeguard BT business customers from security threats.

New online banking scam this festive season

13 Dec 2017Banking customers advised to be careful during the festive season.

The scam tricks customers to install "protective" software on their PC as the modus operandi to access the online banking profile.

Amazon brings AWS Direct Connect to SA

13 Dec 2017Users can connect to all AWS infrastructure regions around the world (except China) from locations in Johannesburg and Cape Town.

The platform allows users to have connectivity to the Amazon Global Network, bypassing the public Internet.

Xiaomi smartphones to drop in SA

13 Dec 2017The Xiaomi Mi 6 smartphone will be available in SA on 14 December.

From 14 December, new smartphones from the Chinese brand will be available in SA through distributor Mobile in Africa.

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