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Jan 18, 2021

WhatsApp extends privacy policy deadline amid user backlash

The Facebook-owned messaging app delays the implementation of its new privacy policy, as users increasingly flock to competitors Telegram and Signal.

Jan 12, 2021

Less than 1m South Africans forecast to boycott WhatsApp

Less than 5% of local users are predicted to boycott the Facebook-owned messaging app after it introduced a controversial privacy policy.

Oct 23, 2020

USB4 to raise bar for flash drive storage standards

The fourth-generation USB standard is poised to set the next frontier of data sharing standards for the IT industry and consumers, say analysts.

Oct 8, 2020

Remote working poses compliance challenges

It has become far more difficult for CFOs to ensure compliance across a decentralised network and a scattered workforce.

Oct 2, 2020

Bank Zero on track for 2020 launch, says CEO

South Africa’s latest digital-only bank confirms it will be open to the public before the end of the year, with financial backing from seven investors.

Oct 1, 2020

How the cloud is helping to combat COVID-19

Had the COVID-19 pandemic occurred prior to the large uptake of cloud technology, the economic fallout would have been far worse.

Sep 28, 2020

New report says measured spectrum allocation key to digital economy

The allocation of spectrum is an opportunity to utilise communications tech for economic development for the country as a whole, says a World Wide Worx study.

Sep 22, 2020

Is your financial leader a technology-appreciating CFO?

Data, in particular, is teaching CFOs how technology can generate value.

Sep 16, 2020

How can the CFO create a context for technology?

According to the South Africa CFO 3.0 report, 87% of CFOs now play a role in digital transformation, and 15% of local CFOs are driving the digital agenda.

Sep 14, 2020

The three big pressures facing CFOs

Finance professionals are catching on to the potential of emerging technologies, especially cloud services that can be easily deployed, adapted and managed.

Sep 9, 2020

How CFOs can drive better decisions

The gap between what a CFO wants and what they can see technology provides has narrowed substantially.

Sep 8, 2020

Why the CFO is digital transformation’s biggest ally

The amalgamation of robotic process automation, artificial intelligence and machine learning has created a new breed of trailblazing senior financial decision-makers.

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