Sibahle Malinga
Sibahle Malinga
ITWeb's portals journalist.

Sibahle Malinga, ITWeb's portals journalist.

Tshimologong, BCX invite tech start-ups to enter accelerator


The BCX Innovation programme aims to support tech entrepreneurs to ideate their concept and develop their business plans.

Hybrid smartwatches shipments expected to soar by 460%


Global shipments of hybrid smartwatches such as Fossil Q and Nokia Steel will increase by 460% by 2020, up from 14 million in 2017.

Companies offer marketing masterclasses on new technologies

African marketing services company Boo-Yah! has partnered with the UK's The Connected Marketer to offer masterclasses in SA.

Mobile banking propels Capitec's growth

Capitec Bank says its digital banking strategy result in more transactions being conducted via the smartphone app than in physical branches.

Smart home market reaches quarter revenue of $3.3bn


The global smart home market almost doubled in size in the past year, reaching quarterly revenues of $3.3 billion and $11.4 billion.

UnSchool of Disruptive Design unveils local innovation programme

The disruptive education programme for emerging creative leaders has launched in SA, and offers a seven-day intensive course.

SA at higher risk of phishing scams: report


The number of local organisations dealing with regular security incidents originating from deceptive e-mails is on the rise, says a PhishMe report.

PC market sees first positive growth in 6 years


Global shipments of traditional PCs in the fourth quarter of 2017 recorded slightly positive year-on-year growth.

BT introduces IBM Cloud in new service offerings

The new service allows BT customers direct access to a wide range of IBM Cloud services.

Vivotek, Trend Micro form cyber security partnership

12 Jan

The two companies will offer cyber-defence surveillance solutions to companies across the globe.

VR market shipments to reach 5m in 2018

10 Jan

VR manufacturers will adjust their business goals in 2018 as the market recovers from last year's slow market growth.

Increased attacks on industrial organisations forecast in 2018

9 Jan

The year 2017 was one of the most intensive in terms of incidents affecting the information security of industrial organisations, says Kaspersky Lab.