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1:10

Home affairs Web site remains offline

The Department of Home Affairs is mum on when its official Web site will be back online, as downtime period reaches two weeks.

2:00
Thursday

The Web is dark, and full of phishers

Cyber criminals are cashing in on the popularity of Game of Thrones to spread phishing scams, says Check Point.

2:20

Google News Innovation Challenge expands to Africa

The tech giant invites proposals from media firms that use innovative technologies to produce quality news content.

3:00

SA Bitcoin firm Centbee raises R18.3m funding

The start-up company closes Series A round with entrepreneur Calvin Ayre, founder of Antigua-based investment firm Ayre Ventures.

2:00

Dynamic Technologies buys IndigoCube

The company continues with its acquisition trail, buying specialist software services provider IndigoCube.

1:40

Absa migrates subsidiaries' banking platform from UK to SA

As part of its separation from Barclays, Absa has migrated the banking platform used by its subsidiaries from a UK-based data centre.

2:20

Google seeks African developers for 30 000 scholarships

The tech giant offers scholarships to help African developers become certified on Google Android, mobile Web and cloud technologies.

3:00

Public Sector ICT Forum tackles smart cities

Trusting the technology is key to the successful implementation of a smart city, said IDC's Mark Walker at the Public Sector ICT Forum.

2:00

Jumia's NYSE listing to unlock e-commerce in SA, says Zando

The local online retailer believes the listing of its holding company is an important milestone for e-commerce in South Africa.

1:50

Striking Cell C staff suspended

An illegal strike at the mobile operator sees 378 Cell C staff suspended, pending a disciplinary hearing.

2:00

Two Eastern Cape schools get cyber labs

The communications department launches two cyber labs at schools in the rural Eastern Cape.

1:10

Facebook restores services after massive outage

The company's services resume on its social networking platform, Instagram and WhatsApp after an outage over the weekend.

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