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New Nokia, Samsung phones to be unwrapped at MWC

Mobile World Congress will take place next week in Barcelona and thousands of people are expected to attend.

Intel kept US govt in dark about chip flaws

Friday

US government officials say the chipmaker only alerted them to the Meltdown and Spectre chip flaws once they leaked to the public, six months later.

Census says goodbye to paper

Thursday

Stats SA incorporates technology for the 2021 head count of the country's population and households.

Expand your drive

Virtualising storage allows you to provision as required, rather than buying masses of capacity up front that you don't yet need, says Tintri.

Brother series enhances office productivity

There is one single-function printer in the new Business Colour Laser Series and two multi-function centres.

Crypto-currency mining sparks equipment surge

As crypto-miners hunt for deals on gear, chipmakers see opportunity as the processing chips are the priciest component.

ITTIA, TQ Group partner over database solution

Tuesday

The partnership will enable manufacturers to leverage memory and storage resources to execute complete SQL queries, says ITTIA.

Guptas abandon Sahara Computers

The controversial family has reportedly closed shop at one of its key companies in SA.

Comprehensive security management must include MFPs

True value comes from unified security management across endpoints, networks and data, which requires a layered approach, says Carro Ford, blogger.

Netgear presents smart baby monitoring system

15 Feb

The Arlo Baby's smart analytics platform provides real-time, customisable alerts when motion or sound are detected. [Local rep: Duxbury Networking]

Achieving perfection with Xerox Versant 3100

DuoTone Perfection has expanded its digital printing capabilities with the installation of a Xerox Versant 3100 colour production press. [Local rep: Bytes Document Solutions]

Govt criteria for free digital TV decoders isolate millions

Over a million households that don't qualify for subsidised decoders risk being in the dark when SA finally switches from analogue to digital TV.

Fujikura presents arc fusion splicers

The 70S+ and 62S arc fusion splicers and genuine core-to-core alignment machines.