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SA urged to promote gig economy as unemployment takes toll

Analysts believe the gig economy can alleviate the problem of joblessness in the country, which is at its highest rate since 2008.

5:20
Jan 23, 2020

Tech giants extend lead as world’s top valued brands

Amazon for the first time breaks the $200 billion-value mark, topping the chart as the most valuable brand across the globe, with Google and Apple in second and third place.

3:30
Jan 9, 2020

Luno’s crypto predictions for 2020

Marius Reitz, Luno GM for Africa, makes some crypto-currency predictions for 2020.

2:10
Dec 20, 2019

Another blow for Uber as German court bans the taxi app

A German court rules the ride-hailing company doesn’t have the necessary licence to offer passenger transport in that country.

1:40
Nov 25, 2019

Uber loses licence to operate in London

Regulator Transport for London says the taxi app was not “fit and proper” as a licence holder.

2:10
Sep 20, 2019

Airbnb listing plans in motion

The app-based hospitality booking service says it plans to go public next year, but no further details have been shared.

2:10
Sep 12, 2019

No retrenchments at Uber SA

The layoffs at the ride-hailing company’s US arm will not affect Uber’s South African operations, says its local spokesperson.

1:30
Aug 22, 2019

Uber rival ushers in food delivery service

Bolt officially introduces its own food delivery service, which will launch in SA later this year.

3:40

Ndabeni-Abrahams urges tech players to put people before profits

Tech companies must play their part in enabling everybody to participate meaningfully in 4IR, the minister said.

5:10
Aug 16, 2019

Help us make Uber safer, the company asks Joburg’s IT industry

Uber staged a Tech4Safety Summit in Johannesburg, where IT experts debated how the app could be made even safer.

3:50
Jul 16, 2019

Uber, Bolt rival tests eco-friendly vehicle fleet

Emergency Taxi trials compressed natural gas vehicles, which it says give it an economically competitive advantage over Uber and Bolt.

3:30

Uber, Microsoft to help WEF restore trust in tech

Some of tech and science’s biggest names will chair six new World Economic Forum councils on the fourth industrial revolution.

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