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6 things you didn’t know you could do with Google

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6 things you didn’t know you could do with Google. Google is the world’s largest search engine with over 3.5 billion searches per day. There is however features which many of Google’s users are still failing to take advantage of. Jumia Travel rev [Read story...]

How SMEs can drive sales with augmented reality

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Jason Ried, MD, Fuzzy Logic. Having survived the turmoil of a gruelling 2016, South African business owners and managers are now turning their attention to sales and marketing. There is a mood of cautious optimism, particularly amongst small and medi [Read story...]

Twitter hashtags propel mass protest in Nigeria

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Widespread protests across Nigeria. The current climate in Nigeria is a turbulent one to say the least. Fuelled by an economic recession and uncertainty over the health of current president Muhammadu Buhari, citizens of Africa’s most populous country [Read story...]

MatrixStream, streamlining the viewing process

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Matrixstream’s new OTT IPTV has been released. MatrixStream introduces the MatrixCloud OTT solution for IPTV operators enabling end-to-end IPTV and OTT platform which has a rollout time of less than 60 days. Operators can utilize MatrixCloud OTT to l [Read story...]

Just how seriously should you take digitisation?

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Rick Parry, Chairman & CEO, AIGS. Today’s business environment is constantly being disrupted by new market entrants using innovative technology. There are the usual headline examples: The Uber app coordinates citizen drivers in a fleet-less tax [Read story...]

The importance of digital asset planning explained

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We all know we’re going to kick the bucket someday, and even though it’s not a pleasant thought to entertain, death can feel a little more manageable when one’s affairs are in order, such as getting funeral cover and planning your estate. When it com [Read story...]

Citrix buys Unidesk for an undisclosed amount

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Citrix will continue to sell Unidesk as a standalone product for VMware Horizon and Microsoft virtual desktop deployment customers. (image: startups.com) Software company Citrix has announced the acquisition of Unidesk, maker of enterprise layering t [Read story...]

Samsung ranked "least green" technology firm

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Samsung has been rated among the least green firm alongside Twitter. Samsung has been ranked among the “least green” technology companies in the World. According to a report by the BBC the Greenpeace report, published annually examines the energy foo [Read story...]

Bad Password Habits Persist Amongst Internet Users

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Internet users continue with bad password habits which leave them vulnerable to being hacked. Kaspersky Lab Survey Show Users’ Bad Password Habits Internet users around the world are still to find a way to protect themselves effectively through the [Read story...]

7 Most Read Stories of the Week

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South Africa: MTN offers airtime and data jackpot on Black Friday New and existing MTN subscribers are in for an airtime and data bonanza when they either purchase a 3G, LTE device, or sign up or upgrade for a 24 months MTN contract on Black Friday, [Read story...]

Nominees for New African Woman Awards 2016 Revealed

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The first edition of the New African Woman Forum Awards sets out to honour extraordinary women who have made significant achievements in their countries and communities. The first edition of the New African Woman Forum Awards sets out to honour extr [Read story...]

Skype for Business to enable the connected company

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Skype for Business unveiled. (Image Source: http://wearepcr.com/). Productivity today is centred on conversations—sometimes a quick instant message or call, and sometimes a meeting planned in advance that incorporates voice, video and content shari [Read story...]

Car and General overhauls 44-year-old engine

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Car and General engineers are rebuilding a 14,000cc engine, which has been working for the past 44 years at a cement factory. Spare parts were sourced from the Cummins engine plant at Columbus in the US. Randall Truter, the Cummins Workshop Manager, [Read story...]

Kenya: Insurers scoop awards for top services

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Kenya: Several companies went home a happier lot after bagging awards in the “Insurance Awards 2014″ themed “Bancassurace: Laying the Foundation for growth” ICEA Lion Life Assurance took The Risk Management award, Customer S [Read story...]