AppsFlyer14 Feb

Android users in SA uninstalling apps faster than global average

While the average app in the world survives for about two months, South Africans typically ditch them within a month, says AppsFyler.

TikTok13 Feb

African creators triumph at 2023 TikTok creator awards

The 2023 TikTok Top Creator Awards celebrate the African creator community, highlighting creativity, innovation and impact.

ChatGPT9 Feb

Five practical ways small businesses can use generative AI

Generative AI tools can automate the creation of marketing content, e-mails, social media posts, product descriptions and even website development.

Absa8 Feb

Absa launches ChatWallet for mobile banking via WhatsApp

The bank’s ChatWallet provides a range of services, from receiving money to making payments and even withdrawing cash via WhatsApp


New online platform to address Africa’s online safety issues

The new African Online Safety Platform seeks to address online safety issues on the continent and provide a repository of research on related issues.


FSCA warns of scams targeting online investment firms

The Financial Sector Conduct Authority warns of criminals increasingly targeting online investment firms in SA.


#SaferInternetDay calls for more vigilance as generative AI takes off

Safer Internet Day 2024 shines spotlight on GenAI amid fears it could amplify online social ills.

July 2021 unrestJan 30, 2024

New report reveals how social media fuelled 2021 unrest

Online communication and co-ordination played a role in fuelling the violence, says the South African Human Rights Commission.

GoogleJan 22, 2024

Microsoft shows tech staying power in top 10

The software giant is the only tech firm that still features in the top 10 most valuable companies list over 20 years after it entered the ranking.

MetaJan 18, 2024

Sheryl Sandberg bids farewell to Meta after 14 years

The former COO of the social media giant is stepping down from the company’s board of directors in May.

SinchJan 11, 2024

Sinch, Consnet enable JD Group to revolutionise customer communications

Consnet deployed Sinch CPaaS integrated with SAP Service Cloud to give JD Group's customers multi-channel customer engagement with context.


Deputy minister Kekana victim of fake TikTok account

The Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation warns public of fake TikTok account purporting to belong to deputy minister Pinky Kekana.