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Mixed reaction to Ghostery open source announcement

The company, which protects Internet users' privacy with blocking tracking software, made its code publicly available last week.

How ThoughtWorks quietly departed SA


The global tech company left SA on New Year's Eve, soon after opening "vibey" offices in Johannesburg.

Renowned cosmologist Stephen Hawking dies at 76

The theoretical cosmologist professor, who made huge advances in science and prophesised about the future of technology, died peacefully this morning.

Huge opportunity for cyber security professionals


Two cyber security certifications available through Jumping Bean are EC-Council Certified Security Analyst and Certified Ethical Hacker.

Internship programme to train students in open source

This will give graduates Linux, cloud computing and IT security skills - helping to close the ICT skills gap in SA.

Linux Foundation continues to help shape telecoms industry

It intends to create an open source software stack to support high-availability cloud services optimised for edge computing systems.

Aptronics is SUSE's first solution partner in SA

27 Feb

The company has been named a SUSE solution partner for the solution areas of SUSE enterprise Linux and storage.

Has OSS finally come into its own?

We are using open source software without realising it, and now the business case for enterprise seems to be here.

Open source intelligent solutions to transform work, businesses

New open source intelligent solutions are set to change the way people interact with systems and to transform their businesses, says SUSE.

Wikipedia Zero will soon be no more

Free Wikipedia access will cease this year as interest in the initiative shrinks.

Google's 'me-too' move into story territory

Feb 14, 2018

Content-rich full-screen stories will soon start appearing on the top of Google search results.

EOH acquires LSD in open source drive

Feb 13, 2018

The acquisitive company looks to boost its portfolio in Linux and enterprise open source technology.

15 most popular development languages, according to GitHub

Feb 12, 2018

Of the 24 million developers using GitHub, only 486 000 were registered from the entire African continent.