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2018 in review: what a year

Lenovo regained the number one PC slot and Dell the number one server position.

10 Dec

Mike Lynch faces criminal charges

The US Justice Department has filed charges accusing Lynch, who founded Autonomy, of financial fraud.

3 Dec

US govt shuns Huawei Technologies

The US tries to persuade wireless and Internet providers to avoid telecoms equipment from the Chinese firm.

26 Nov

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.

19 Nov

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.

Nov 16, 2018

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.

Nov 14, 2018

CommScope spends $7.4bn

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

Nov 12, 2018

IBM splashes out on Red Hat

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

Nov 5, 2018

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.

Oct 31, 2018

Microsoft regains its spot

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

Oct 29, 2018

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