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6:50
Oct 26, 2021

There’s opportunity in hard times

The world remains under real pressure to improve components and chip sets supply so manufacturing can get back to full capacity.

2:00
Apr 6, 2021

Facebook, WHO promote authoritative COVID-19 vaccines info

The social media giant and the World Health Organisation partner to connect people to accurate information and reduce misinformation on its platforms.

3:40
Mar 3, 2021

South Africa among countries most sceptical about 5G

Many are still cynical about the next-generation tech, routinely searching online to query 5G’s safety and its connection to COVID-19, despite these concerns being debunked as fallacies.

4:30
Jan 11, 2021

Ramaphosa warns against spreading COVID-19 disinformation

President Cyril Ramaphosa used the ANC’s 8 January statement to urge against the spread of disinformation relating to the coronavirus.

2:20

5G-coronavirus falsehoods threaten telecoms investment, says minister

Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams slams attacks on the country’s cellphone network towers, labelling the 5G-coronavirus misinformation as a threat to telecoms investment.

4:30

UJ’s Prof Marwala clears up 5G myths

As the fifth-generation technology era ramps up, citizens must be educated to position SA strategically, says Professor Tshilidzi Marwala.

2:50

Grim forecast for Huawei’s global smartphone ranking

TrendForce expects Huawei to slip to seventh place in smartphone rankings.

2:30
Jan 5, 2021

Councillor reignites 5G-coronavirus conspiracy

An ANC eThekwini councillor says the virus comes from 5G towers.

3:30

SA to use barcodes to track and trace COVID-19 vaccines

Government moves to establish an electronic data system to manage and surveil coronavirus vaccines.

2:40
Dec 10, 2020

Google reveals top local searches for 2020

The Internet search engine’s search trends list shows coronavirus was top of everyone’s mind in SA this year.

2:30
Sep 15, 2020

Binance Charity donates 9 600 KN95 masks to SA

As of 14 September, the blockchain-powered donation platform has shipped medical supplies to over 20 affected countries.

3:10

Govt app looks to prevent second wave of COVID-19 infections

The health department unveils the COVID Alert SA app in the hopes to combat a second wave of infections of the deadly virus.

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