SA firms dabble with non-fungible tokens amid global gold rush
More local companies identify the huge potential in non-fungible tokens, as the blockchain-based cryptographic craze booms across the globe.
Absa partners AWS to launch cloud skills incubator
The initiative will equip more than 1 500 staff across the bank’s African operations with advanced cloud computing skills this year.
SA’s satellite connectivity industry braces for shake-up
Industry players and analysts believe the local satellite connectivity market is about to open up, with new entrants looking to set up shop in South Africa.
WhatsApp does not share user contacts, says Facebook SA
Facebook South Africa responds to the Information Regulator, saying users’ contacts will not be shared across the social media giant’s platforms.
Less than 1m South Africans forecast to boycott WhatsApp
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.
Business reimagined for Africa
In the 2020 World Wide Worx and CG Consulting survey, the focus shifted from cloud adoption to strategic usage.
Public outcry over proposed TV licences for Netflix, Showmax
Government’s draft policy on the licensing of video-on-demand content services viewable on smart devices is met with much resistance from the public.
TikTok partners to boost African creator economy
TikTok signs partnerships with local companies, as it sets its sights on growing its African market share.
MTN to capitalise on Cell C woes in MVNO move
MTN has been looking at the MVNO opportunity for several years, and the timing is probably right, given Cell C's financial difficulties, say analysts.