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SARS sets the record straight about eFiling

The revenue service clarifies the status of the eFiling system, saying concerns that have been cited are associated to a future risk and not a reflection on the current capacity.

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Uber prioritises rider and driver safety

The e-hailing taxi service rolls out an in-app safety toolkit for both riders and partner-drivers


Algorithms automate third-party cyber risk assessment

RiskRecon debuts algorithms that automatically identify cyber risks in any Internet-facing system.


Octopus Trojan disguises itself as Telegram messenger

Kaspersky has identified cyber-espionage attacks aimed at Central Asian diplomatic organisations.


Blockchain start-up offers free digital currency courses

Tari Labs University provides digital currency courses in cryptography, off-chain scaling and computer science, to upskill developers and blockchain enthusiasts.


DOC sets record straight about STB funding

The communications ministry claims set-top box procurement cost just over R900 million, amid reports government spent a fortune on the devices.


Artificial intelligence boosts digital commerce

The majority of digital commerce organisations report their AI projects are successful, says Gartner.


ICASA to auction spectrum early next year

The Independent Communications Authority will auction high-demand radio frequency spectrum by the end of March 2019, the regulator told ITWeb.


4Sight Holdings shakes up management team

CEO Antonie van Rensburg is moving to the role of chief digital officer, while CFO Jacques Hattingh will become interim-CEO.


Huawei puts AI at centre of smart cities

At the Huawei Connect event, the company discussed how to build new smart cities using artificial intelligence.


Mimecast debuts Global Citizenship programme

The initiative aims to support community non-profits and encourages Mimecast employees to participate in charitable initiatives.


Government abandons set-top boxes

The state adopts a revised model for the rollout of the digital migration project, which sees it abandon the set-top box idea.

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