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2:00

Zero-day vulnerability found on Cisco routers

CyCognito worked with Cisco to resolve the vulnerability and a patch has been released.

5:40

Inventive ‘tech gems’ hard to find, say SA venture capitalists

Lack of high-quality tech innovations and an overflow of unicorn replicas hamper venture capitalists’ ambitions of investing in local SMEs.

2:30

SA tech entrepreneurs encouraged to develop African ‘unicorn’

The 1 000 Tech Entrepreneurs Campaign attracts interest from tech enthusiasts and industry partners a few weeks after its launch.

5:30

EXCLUSIVE: New MVNO Sakeng Mobile to launch in SA

South African-based business Sakeng is looking to officially debut a mobile virtual network operator, called Sakeng Mobile, in August.

2:30
Monday

MTN, CWU continue court battle over store sell-off plan

The telco says the union mistook its courteous engagements with it as an actual right in law that it had to be consulted with.

2:00
26 Jun

Telkom transforms Yellow Pages with new SME platform

The telco says the Yep! digital marketplace will play a critical role in ensuring the survival of the country’s small businesses.

3:40

Bryan Habana’s fintech firm awarded R1.7m in grant funding

Fintech start-up Paymenow has been accepted into the Catalyst Fund accelerator programme and awarded R1.7m in grant capital.

3:20
25 Jun

Airbnb questions exclusion from level three lockdown changes

The home-sharing firm expresses disappointment, saying it was overlooked in favour of licensed hotel chains in advanced level three announcements.

1:50
24 Jun

Telkom targets SMEs with e-commerce solutions

The company will soon announce a mix of tailor-made solutions, including e-commerce targeting small businesses.

2:20

Local start-up moves to help SMEs through COVID-19

Nybble Technologies is offering free support for SMEs registered on its LittleFish e-commerce platform.

2:00

Visa creates initiative to support local SMEs

The digital payments company introduces an SME hub, to champion local entrepreneurs and encourage consumers to support small businesses.

3:00

SMEs: COVID-19 and the case for diversification

There are many great examples of how businesses have pivoted their offerings and optimised their current setups during the pandemic, says Bridget du Toit, head of services at EasyBiz Technologies.