Huge potential for pre-owned phones market, says Flip Phone

SA’s pre-owned phones market is estimated to be four to five times bigger than the new cellphones market, says Flip Phone co-founder Conor Copas.

23 Jun

World’s innovative firms struggle to stay on top

Company executives’ commitment to innovation drops significantly, resulting in difficulties in making success repeatable.

Jun 4, 2020

Companies race to roll out IOT-based COVID-19 screening apps

SA witnesses a slew of new IOT smart applications introduced to facilitate coronavirus screening, monitoring and employee management processes.

Jun 2, 2020

Tech giants condemn racial discrimination, George Floyd death

CEOs from Google, Snap, Apple, Facebook and SpaceX echo their support for racial justice and equality, pledging millions to charity.

May 22, 2020

Keep.Out.Covid app helps firms screen employees for COVID-19

Cashless payments solutions provider Howler debuts a mobile app to help organisations with employee virus screening, testing and contact-tracing.

May 21, 2020

Apple, Google contact-tracing tech draws govts’ attention

The tech giants are in discussion with various public health authorities worldwide that are interested in using their contact-tracing tech to fight COVID-19.

May 1, 2020

Apple pushes revenue up despite COVID-19

Despite COVID-19’s global impact, the company grew for the quarter, driven by an all-time record in services and a quarterly record for wearables.

Apr 30, 2020

COVID-19 hits smartphone market, record declines expected

The effects of the virus have eroded gains in the global smartphone market, according to research firm TrendForce.

Apr 28, 2020

Apple delays production of long-awaited iPhone 12

Coronavirus-related supply chain disruptions lead to Apple delaying mass-production of its iPhone 12 and other devices.

Apr 16, 2020

Apple’s most affordable iPhone well-timed for SA’s fragile economy

The mid-range second-generation iPhone SE is a solid alternative for local consumers seeking a powerful phone on an affordable budget, say analysts.

Apr 12, 2020

Apple, Google in rare joint venture to fight COVID-19

The companies plan to work together to create contact tracing technology that aims to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Mar 30, 2020

Apple screening app helps users identify COVID-19 symptoms

Through Apple’s mobile and Web-based coronavirus screening tool, Siri provides users with detection information and resources.

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