From begging on streets, entrepreneur launches e-marketplace
Tankiso Motaung’s Red Puppy platform wants a slice of SA’s estimated R10 billion online shopping sector and to take on the likes of Takealot.
ICT SMEs must not be side-lined in Debt Relief Fund
Government is urged not to discriminate against ICT businesses in the Debt Relief Fund allocation process.
Digital economy companies take a punch as COVID-19 spreads
Analysts weigh in on the impact of coronavirus on digital economy firms, stressing the need for aggressive awareness and communication to sustain the businesses.
Coronavirus pandemic will be defining moment for the Internet
The Internet shows its prowess, becoming of greater and pivotal assistance as COVID-19 poses an increasing threat to the world’s health and productivity.
‘Vodacom could have done better,’ say social activists
While ICT industry players applaud Vodacom’s data price reduction, social activist groups believe prices have not been trimmed enough to benefit the poor.
Post office’s mystery-filled e-commerce site coming ‘soon’
The SA Post Office plays its cards close to its chest, as it readies for the imminent launch of its e-commerce platform.
Coronavirus impact could trigger increased tech prices
The virus fallout ripples through the global ICT sector, leading to disrupted supply chains and potential hikes in tech product prices.
Free WiFi to stay in Cape Town, despite Google Station exit
Search engine giant Google pulls the plug on its global free public WiFi initiative, planning to wind down operations through 2020.