Tom Manners

Welcome to the future

Global technology organisations are increasingly focusing on the everyday relationship between physical and digital components. How could this benefit education in Africa?

May 30, 2013

Future banking - it's all about the mobile phone

Mobile wallets such as Vodacom's M-Pesa are receiving mixed reactions throughout Africa. Is this the right formula, or does banking need a rethink?

May 28, 2013

BYOD: It's about trust

Gartner predicts smartphone and tablet sales of 1.2 billion devices in 2013. How will this impact business, and is the availability of technology really the biggest issue?

May 20, 2013

The African smartphone revolution

The next billion smartphones sold are expected to stem from emerging markets. Does mobile success on the African continent rely on data connectivity, or devices?

Apr 30, 2013

BlackBerry renaissance

It's clear that BlackBerry's recently announced BB10 mobile operating system will not be accompanied by an uncapped offering. How will this affect South African users?

Apr 26, 2013

The Internet of Things - a South African IP stumbling block?

South Africa is eagerly anticipating the benefits associated with a more connected society, but will IPv6 adoption slow the process?

Apr 16, 2013

Intel: PC market won't die

The key to reviving the PC industry lies in the creation of devices that offer two-in-one services, says Intel.

Apr 11, 2013

Intel predicts strong ICT growth

Despite economic ructions, the ICT sector is still expected to yield growth in 2013, says Intel.