Sibahle Malinga

US musician’s crypto-currency to ‘kill corruption’ in Africa

Multi-platinum-selling musician Akon says his new crypto-currency aims to root out corruption and empower Africa’s youth.


eSIM will be game-changer in phone connectivity

The traditional SIM card may obsolete in the next decade, as more phone manufacturers introduce eSIM technology.


Automation to cut work week to three days: Richard Branson

The billionaire warns future workforce transitions will drastically slash work hours, impacting remuneration packages.


Cape Town among top cities to establish tech start-up

The Mother City ranks 51 out of 75 cities considered to be ideal areas to establish a tech start-up or digital venture.


SURVEY: POPIA and your go-to-market strategy

SA firms are looking to strike the perfect balance between their direct marketing strategies and data privacy regulations.


E-learning policy flaws hinder tech value in classrooms

Edtech policies fail to fulfil their promise to enhance teaching and learning in classrooms across the globe.


Ramaphosa unveils R3.6bn Automotive Hub in Tshwane

The hub is expected to create opportunities for vehicle component manufacturers as well as 6 700 jobs.


CSIR proposes three more wind, solar power zones

The CSIR submits a proposal to the environmental affairs minister to declare Klerksdorp, Beaufort West and eMalahleni as viable areas for solar energy facilities.


Software developers in fintech, cloud sectors earn the highest

Fintech and cloud services are the best-paying industries for software developers, with digital agencies paying the lowest, says OfferZen.


Life Healthcare adopts tech to improve critical services

The hospital group adopts a locally-developed care coordination and messaging platform across 12 of its hospitals.


EV charging infrastructure launched at ACSA airports

ACSA has collaborated with BMW SA to introduce electric vehicle charging stations at three airports.


SA must get ready for the rise of hybrid jobs

Hybridisation is the next workforce frontier, as companies seek professionals with specialised cross-industry skills to spur innovation, says trends analyst Dion Chang.

Sibahle Malinga
ITWeb senior news journalist.

Sibahle Malinga, ITWeb senior news journalist.