DigiLink looks to scale-up amid rising youth unemployment
The Cape Town-based incubator wants to boost its digital skills development programme, to bring more young people into the tech economy.
Mobile money, the reboot
Mobile money isn’t new, but, to date, it’s yet to find traction in SA. Now, both MTN and Vodacom have set their sights on changing this.
Makro debuts instant customer care via WhatsApp
The retail giant partners with global customer engagement company Clickatell to bring a chat commerce solution to clients.
Taking ‘location, location, location’ out of retail
Chatbots have improved over the years but there’s still much work to be done, say Pieter de Villiers and Brett King.
Fintech focus at AfricaCom 2019
A 2-day steam at AfricaCom 2019 will focus on fintech solutions that are shaping the continent’s digital future.
Michael Jordaan to chair Clickatell board
The global customer engagement company adds three new executives to its board in line with the next phase of its growth plans.
IT Personality finalists
The IT Personality of the Year Award - now in its 35th year - recognises an individual who has made an exceptional contribution to the South African IT industry in the past year. Here are this year's finalists.
Nyati, Dwolatzky - 2013 IT personalities of the year
Mteto Nyati and Barry Dwolatzky are the co-winners of the IT Personality of the Year Award.
Dwolatzky, Nyati, Laher scoop top accolades
Mteto Nyati and Barry Dwolatzky are the co-winners of the IT Personality of the Year Award, while Sal Laher was named Visionary CIO.
Celebrating IT industry's top achievers
Winners of the IITPSA Annual President's Awards will be announced at an event in Johannesburg, in November.
IITPSA President's Awards focus on innovation
Top-calibre panellists will share advice for the next generation of leaders and entrepreneurs in SA.