Crypto-currencies and blockchain

IOT protection needs intervention, quick action

Businesses are turning to governments for better guidelines on IOT security and clarification on who is responsible for protecting IOT, says Gemalto.


Crypto-currency firm urges patience

Amid stories of doom and gloom regarding Bitcoin's falling price, Luno says investing in digital currencies takes patience.


Malicious crypto-currency mining is a bigger threat than ransomware

The crypto gold rush is driven by the use of unlicensed software and content, says Kaspersky Lab.


Regulator cautions public over crypto trading in Kenya

Kenya's Capital Markets Authority has issued a cautionary statement over KeniCoin crypto tokens trading in the country.

7 Jan

More bubbles, booms expected as Bitcoin turns 10

While the world's most popular crypto-currency marked it 10 anniversary, analysts look into how Bitcoin will fare in the future.

Dec 14, 2018

SA blockchain platform Tari to tap ticketing app

US-based Big Neon sets out to modernise the ticketing industry through its partnership with local blockchain protocol Tari.

Dec 14, 2018

Technology socialises financial services

Cloud adoption has caused a seismic shift in how financial services businesses operate, says Richard Firth, CEO of MIP Holdings.

Dec 13, 2018

SA's AMA.ZING calls it quits on Zimbabwe

Citing unsustainable operating conditions, AMA.ZING has announced its decision to withdraw from Zimbabwe.

Dec 10, 2018

Bitcoin follows dot-com bubble's footsteps

The crypto-currency is following the 1990s trend, which resulted in some companies failing while others emerged stronger.

Dec 10, 2018

Crypto platform VALR promises 'negative fees'

New local digital asset trading platform gives South Africans access to crypto-currencies, and the option to buy and sell more than 50 crypto-currencies.

Dec 7, 2018

Industry unpacks 2019's game-changing tech

Experts highlight what they believe will be the top technology trends for next year.