Columnists

Big week for MTN

The operator announced its Simfy acquisition and its intention to re-launch Mobile Money in SA and apply for a licence for the service in Nigeria.

Monday

Why is Telkom letting ADSL die?

If ADSL is making a loss, at least let it make a meaningful loss that challenges SA's data norms.

Friday

I don't mean to be a Grinch, but...

Go into Black Friday and festive season shopping with a firm grip on your credit card. Here's how.

14 Nov

CommScope spends $7.4bn

The company acquired Arris International, a telecoms equipment maker, for $7.4 billion.

12 Nov

IBM splashes out on Red Hat

The company acquired Red Hat, an open source software and services company, for $34 billion.

5 Nov

The future of work is more human than you think

Organisations and individuals need to shift skills priorities to benefit from the new reality of the fourth industrial revolution.

31 Oct

Microsoft regains its spot

Microsoft overtakes Amazon as the second most valuable company in the US, after Apple.

29 Oct

Harris, L3 Technologies join forces

The companies agree to an all-stock merger of equals, creating the US's sixth largest defence contractor.

Oct 22, 2018

Regulation, re-imagination and the recession

With the recession likely to spark more credit applications, businesses need to look at affordability and credit-worthiness data holistically.

Oct 17, 2018

Alphabet's Google gets schooled

Google revealed private profile data of at least 500 000 users may have been exposed to hundreds of external developers.

Oct 15, 2018

Tencent Holdings goes under the knife

In its first restructuring in six years, the company will consolidate three content business units and create a new group for cloud and smart industries.

Oct 8, 2018

Infrastructure? What infrastructure? It's the thinking that counts

Post-conflict nations can punch far above their weight when it comes to innovation and digital advances.

Oct 3, 2018