Admire Moyo

Pick n Pay reports online gains amid social grant pain

The company's online distribution centres see growth of 25% but it says social grant payments are costing retailers a fortune.


SqwidNet inks mega IOT deals to connect 2.5m devices

Discovery, Netstar and Fidelity ADT sign deals with SqwidNet to deliver Sigfox's IOT connectivity technology in SA.


Emojis portray Joburg's negativity

A new tool finds Philadelphia, Washington DC and Johannesburg are the most negative cities in the world.


Start-up deploys IOT to save precious resources

Cape Town-based Apex Innovation makes use of the Internet of things to resolve the over-consumption of precious resources.


Blockchain-based solar start-up gets R7.2m

Sun Exchange receives a $500 000 seed investment from Alphabit, a multimillion-dollar hedge fund.


Huawei in AI offensive

The company unveils a slew of artificial intelligence-focused products at the Huawei Connect event in China.


Crossfin snaps up Crossgate majority stake

The fintech holding company acquires a majority stake in payments enablement firm Crossgate.


Nuclear body slams SA's energy plans for renewables bias

Rather than being technology neutral, the IRP 2018 has been developed with certain policy outcomes in mind, says NIASA.


Crossfin unit invests into locally developed virtual assistant

Atura receives investment from Blue Garnet Ventures, the angel funding arm of Crossfin Technology.


SA beats advanced markets' mobile video experience

South Africa achieves a score of 55.87 on OpenSignal's video experience metric, tipping it into the `good' category.


Liquid Telecom braces for massive job cuts

The pan-African telecommunications provider adopts a new operating model, looking to cut its 1 100-strong workforce.


Dutch team bags Sasol Solar Challenge

Nuon from Delft University in the Netherlands wins the 2018 Sasol Solar Challenge in Stellenbosch, clocking 4 030.4km.

Admire Moyo
ITWeb's business editor.

Admire Moyo is ITWeb's business editor. He has been a tech journalist at ITWeb since 2010. Before joining ITWeb, Admire worked for The Herald newspaper based in Zimbabwe. He holds a BA degree (English and History) from Africa University.