DiData, Gijima fight over lucrative City of Joburg ICT tender
Gijima alleges Dimension Data’s bid price was approximately R139 million more than Gijima’s bid and it wants the tender to be set aside.
SA-born Elon Musk dislodges Bill Gates as world’s second richest
For the first time, the Bloomberg Billionaires Index ranks the Tesla CEO with a $127.9 billion fortune, above the Microsoft founder ($127.7 billion).
MTN unlocks mobile virtual network operator potential in SA
The launch of PnP Mobile demonstrates the mobile virtual network operator market has been enriched by the entry of MTN as a wholesale provider, analysts say.
Blockchain to play crucial role in switch to renewables
The emerging technology will play a pivotal role in the global transition to renewable energy, the Solar Power Africa conference hears.
SA crypto players upbeat as Bitcoin nears $20K milestone
The local firms believe the price of Bitcoin will breach the $20 000 (R307 000) all-time high it reached during the tail-end of 2017.
USAASA denies spending R1.8bn on digital TV project
The agency refutes reports that it has spent R1.8 billion on the pending procurement of the Integrated Digital Television project.
African investment firm buys R980m stake in MetroFibre Networx
The investment forms part of a R1.5 billion equity funding round to support Metrofibre’s capital expansion plan which exceeds R3 billion over the coming three years.
Huawei sells Honor brand to consortium of agents, dealers
Once the sale is complete, Huawei will not hold any shares or be involved in any business management or decision-making in the new Honor company.
SpaceX launches astronauts into space in historic flight
Astronauts are en route to the International Space Station following a successful launch on the first NASA-certified commercial human spacecraft system in history.
DStv partners Netflix with Explora Ultra decoder launch
The Netflix app will be integrated into the new Explora Ultra to allow DStv customers the option to sign up or sign into their Netflix account.