App trends to watch in 2022
On a practical level, 5G will make mobile payments quicker and more secure as biometric data for identification can be managed more seamlessly.
Think before you scan
QR codes are a potential cyber risk, says Simeon Tassev, MD and QSA at Galix.
Separating fact from fiction in the era of deepfakes
Businesses can turn to biometric technologies to analyse voices and detect anomalies, says Brett Beranek, VP and GM, Security & Biometrics Line of Business at Nuance Communications.
Kicking the digital front door open
The majority of consumers (58%) believe that, even after the pandemic, they’ll have more digital interactions than they did previously, a OnePoll survey reveals.
It’s the end of passwords as we know it
Biometrics plays a critical role in multi-factor authentication as the most difficult to replicate of the three possible factors of authentication, says Chris Buchanan, client solutions director at Dell Technologies SA.
DHA plans to blacklist tech firms after ConCourt victory
Minister Aaron Motsoaledi intends to write a letter to National Treasury to request that New Dawn and Valor IT be blacklisted from doing business with the state.
Accel-KKR backs Entersekt
The investment will enable Entersekt to accelerate its roadmap, hire top talent and fuel expansion into new markets, the company says.
Standard Bank adds Apple Pay to contactless payments
The big-four bank finally joins its counterparts, by making Apple Pay available to its customers.
Conversational AI steps up
Conversational AI is increasingly being used in the financial sector to improve efficiency in contact centres as well as to protect customers and agents from falling victim to fraud.
Fintech partnership to drive payments across global markets
Local fintech firm Tutuka and Paymentology merge to establish a global payments and cards processor, spanning 49 countries and five continents.
Speed up your work with hands-free scanning device
The Urovo SR5600 Ring Scanner supports continuous uninterrupted work for four hours.