Government establishes COVID-19 tracing database, quells spying fears
Although it will track and trace, via cellphones, those people who may have been exposed to coronavirus, government says their rights will be safeguarded.
People-centricity during COVID-19 crisis – a true test for our management skills
Those that excel in the remote working accelerated reality could see lasting changes to the way they work long after the lockdown ends, says Tarryn Swemmer of Decision Inc.
Coronavirus to drive permanent uptick in SA’s online shopping
As coronavirus-triggered shifts in retail behaviour drive unique shoppers to e-commerce sites, this is forecast to lead to a lasting increase in online shopping uptake.
Vodacom, Discovery launch free COVID-19 telemedicine platform
The companies unveil an online platform that makes it possible for patients to access a professional without having to travel to the healthcare facility.
Dr Zweli Mkhize debunks 5G-coronavirus link theories
The health minister refutes claims that 5G technology played a role in the conception or spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Xerox withdraws HP bid as COVID-19 causes market turmoil
The latest development puts an end to months of a cat-and-mouse game, which saw Xerox aggressively push for a takeover.
Govt puts mobile tech at centre of COVID-19 mass screening, testing
The South African government leans on mobile technology as it enters a new phase in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.
Explosive growth for Vodacom e-School platform amid lockdown
The mobile operator says user registrations have gone up by over 1 000% compared to previous historic periods, nearing one million users.