Dec 19, 2018

Facebook says preferential data access was with user permission

The social media network refutes claims that it gave some companies access to people's data without their permission.

Dec 10, 2018

Uber makes confidential filing for long-awaited IPO

The ride-hailing company has reportedly filed paperwork for an initial public offering in the US.

Nov 5, 2018

SA start-up offers Airbnb hosts cash advance

AirAdvance provides Airbnb hosts with access to capital, using confirmed Airbnb bookings as collateral for a cash advance.

Oct 1, 2018

Local travel industry takes tips from Airbnb

The sector is sitting on vast amounts of unused data that could be used to emulate what newbie Airbnb is getting right, says Travelport.

Sep 14, 2018

Airbnb contributes R10bn to SA economy

In the last year, the app-based hospitality booking site made a significant contribution to SA's economy, attracting two million guest arrivals.

Aug 23, 2018

Airbnb makes good on $1m Africa investment

As part of its $1 million pledge to Africa, Airbnb hosts the Airbnb Africa Academy and Africa Travel Summit.


How the face of IT procurement is changing

Leasing IT equipment is affordable and provides immediate accessibility, says InnoVent, which offers a pay-per-use model and subsidised financial offering.

Jun 6, 2018

New app to make Airbnb process smoother

OPEN, a new local access management app, lets Airbnb hosts give their guests access to the rental without keys, remotely.

May 30, 2018

Sharing isn't just caring, it's good business

While the sharing economy is nothing new to SA, culturally and economically, we're the perfect fit for sharing platforms.

Apr 13, 2018

Airbnb brought billions into SA last year

The home-sharing app generated an estimated R5 billion worth of economic activity in the Western Cape alone last year.

Feb 23, 2018

Airbnb comes to grips with its widespread impact

After squabbles with regulators across the globe, Airbnb says it will take responsibility for how it influences housing markets and neighbourhoods.


Everyone wants data protection officers

Data protection officers become the hottest properties in technology as firms scramble to comply with the European Union's GDPR.

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