Truck hire app Droppa sees surge in sanitiser transportation
Coronavirus to drive permanent uptick in SA’s online shopping
As coronavirus-triggered shifts in retail behaviour drive unique shoppers to e-commerce sites, this is forecast to lead to a lasting increase in online shopping uptake.
COVID-19: Check Point warns of suspicious Zoom domains
Researchers have seen a spike in 'Zoom' domains registered over the last week.
Vodacom, Discovery launch free COVID-19 telemedicine platform
The companies unveil an online platform that makes it possible for patients to access a professional without having to travel to the healthcare facility.
Massive surge in fintech app usage due to COVID-19
As the world grapples with a looming recession, fintech players are expected to be the big winners, as they see a rise in demand for their services.
Apple screening app helps users identify COVID-19 symptoms
Through Apple’s mobile and Web-based coronavirus screening tool, Siri provides users with detection information and resources.
App to help address WCape residents’ housing needs
The Western Cape government makes housing services accessible via a mobile app.
Comms department fights COVID-19 fake news
The department engages social media platform owners to mitigate the spread of digital misinformation about coronavirus in SA.
E-taxi services to transport only essential workers during lockdown
While e-hailing services will not be allowed to operate normally for the duration of the 21-day lockdown, they will be permitted to ferry essential services staff.