Sibahle Malinga

There are 1000 electric vehicles on SA roads

The number of EVs in SA is small, but has more than doubled over the last 18 months, says QuotesAdvisor.


Virgin Money app eyes global expansion, notches 480K users

The local arm of Virgin Money will add extra services on its app as it plans to expand to SADC and South Asia regions.


Trust issues dominate crypto-currency concerns in SA

A new Kaspersky report looks into the state of consumers' attitudes towards crypto-currencies.


New Internet users ‘hard to find’, says Mary Meeker

Global Internet users grew to 51% of the global population in 2018, indicating a mere 6% growth from 49% in 2017, a report says.


Bolt for Business launches in SA

The ride-hailing platform, formerly known as Taxify, adds a service that competes with Uber for Business.


Oracle introduces supply chain tracking blockchain solution

The software-as-a-service application helps cross-sector organisations improve supply chain visibility, security and traceability.

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MTN Foundation intros literacy app Feed the Monster

MTN drives the local launch of global literacy app Feed the Monster, to help improve literacy skills in local communities.


Tough economy hurts Africa’s Q1 smartphone shipments

Macro-economic challenges caused a 7.1% decline in Africa's smartphone market in Q1, says IDC.


WorldRemit intros money transfer service for SMEs

The money transfer service allows UK-based firms to securely send money to employees and contractors in 140 countries, including SA.


SA, Kenya among highest data prices in Africa

South Africans pay around six times more for 1GB of data than mobile users in India, while Kenyans pay 10 times more than Indians, says an Opera report.


Hisense launches Infinity H30 series phones

The Chinese phone-maker launches its two flagship phones, the Infinity H30 and H30 Lite, which are now available in SA.


Travelstart to buy Club Travel Group

Online travel agency Travelstart signs a deal to secure a 100% stake in SA-based Club Travel Group.

Sibahle Malinga
ITWeb journalist.

Sibahle Malinga, ITWeb journalist.