Telkom plans fintech offensive as digital wallet service grows
The company signed up 10 000 subscribers to its digital wallet operated on WhatsApp – Telkom Pay – since its launch in December 2020.
Can you be fired for a WhatsApp conversation?
You can be dismissed for making derogatory remarks within a WhatsApp group and for inciting unrest within the company, says Nicol Myburgh, head: CRS Technologies HCM Business Unit.
Africa’s security culture levels cause for concern
The financial services sector has the highest score in terms of security culture, while government and the education sectors were among the lowest scorers, a KnowBe4 report reveals.
Under-fire Facebook SA denies snubbing Parliament’s invitation
Facebook SA denies allegations that it refused to appear before the South African Parliament, saying it has merely requested more time.
Hotline opens for COVID-19 vaccine registration
Citizens 60 years and above can now self-register to be vaccinated by calling the COVID-19 toll-free hotline, says the national health department.
SA’s privacy watchdog accuses WhatsApp of double standards
WhatsApp-based registration for COVID vaccine opens
The Department of Health makes it possible for citizens to register for their COVID-19 vaccine via the Facebook-owned messaging app.
COVID-19 vaccine WhatsApp registration in the works
The national Department of Health will soon provide a WhatsApp service for citizens to register for their COVID-19 vaccine, says health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize.
Fake Netflix app spread via WhatsApp found on Google Play
Malware lurking in a fake 'FlixOnline' app was discovered by Check Point Research.
WhatsApp ‘disappointed’ after it’s blocked from off-boarding GovChat
The Facebook-owned app vows to defend the popular messaging platform from abuse, insisting GovChat has repeatedly refused to comply with its terms of service.
GovChat granted interim relief in Facebook, WhatsApp face-off
The Competition Tribunal deals Facebook-owned WhatsApp a blow, restricting it from removing the official citizen engagement platform for government from the messaging app.