Cell C transitions into platform-based digital solutions business
Twitter CEO takes control of Jay Z’s Tidal in R4.5bn deal
The company says the deal will economically empower musicians and find new ways to support their work.
COVID-19 vaccines flogged on dark markets for $250 to $1 200
Researchers at Kaspersky have scrutinised 15 different marketplaces on the dark Web and found advertisements for three major COVID vaccines.
All systems go as Ethiopia opens telecoms licence bid
The bid for the long-awaited Ethiopian telecoms operator licence opens tomorrow and mobile operators have a month to submit their proposals.
Sentech offers streaming services, powered by AWS
The signal distributor is leveraging Amazon Web Services to provide streaming services to local audiences.
FNB snaps up record 6m digitally-active users
The bank’s customers have on average logged-in 29 times per month on the FNB app, increasing total average monthly logins by 41%.
Home affairs to resume smart ID, passport e-services
Home affairs minister Aaron Motsoaledi announces that online services for smart ID and passport applications will resume on 8 March.
South Africa among countries most sceptical about 5G
Many are still cynical about the next-generation tech, routinely searching online to query 5G’s safety and its connection to COVID-19, despite these concerns being debunked as fallacies.
Vodacom boosts financial services drive with SME solution
The VodaTrade digital platform enables SMEs to transact with large organisations, receive orders and issue invoices, without worrying about backend challenges.
Cyber attacks place COVID-19 relief efforts in jeopardy
Cyber criminals threaten efforts to contain COVID-19, as attacks are now pivoting to institutions providing solutions to battle the deadly virus, says IBM.
Visa’s ‘tap to phone’ makes its South African debut
The digital payment service allows local businesses to accept contactless payments on any NFC-enabled Android device with no need for additional hardware.
ITWeb is 25 today!
Founder Jovan Regasek says he is proud of the contribution ITWeb has made to the ICT industry and the country’s economy as a whole.