Pay with your phone using your fingerprint ID

2016-10-16 07:25

As financial fraud continues to be a threat, South African banks are responding by moving into an era where your plastic bank card will no longer be used directly.

Food service apps: UberEATS vs Mr D

2016-10-09 08:30

A comparison between two newly launched food apps.

Kim Kardashian game-maker among Tencent’s losing investments

2016-08-29 09:06

The game based on the reality TV star’s life just can’t keep up.

Apps galore for Africa’s basic feature phones

2016-07-27 15:54

Africa’s startups are seizing an opportunity they say Google and Apple have missed - making apps for non-smartphones.

Messaging app wars take new turn with Line IPO

2016-07-14 11:17

Will billion-dollar listing - the biggest tech IPO of the year - help fend off rivals in Asia and beyond?

Cashless parking app to replace parking tickets?

2016-04-05 13:30

KaChing, a ticketless parking app, uses licence plate recognition technology to open the boom when users arrive at, and exit, a parking lot.

How to make friends without influencing people

2016-02-03 14:00

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App usage soars as smartphones take hold

2016-01-05 16:46

A survey has found that global app usage on mobile devices jumped 58% last year, cooling slightly from 76% growth in 2014.

Make education fun with My Fun Farm

2015-08-20 14:34

Kids can now access and enjoy educational material without having to be online.

5 apps that could change the way you drive

2015-08-04 08:50

Need to find parking in a city centre? Worried whether your teen is using a cellphone behind the wheel? We list five great apps that could change the way you drive.


Domestic labour’s digital transition

2016-10-09 08:49

Home cleaning services are disrupting the conventional Madam and Eve set-up as two apps continue to empower workers.

Smartphone users drowning under ‘app overload’

2016-09-28 07:11

Abandonment rates for smartphone apps are surging as users simply have too much choice, says an analyst from technology research firm Gartner.

Google's Skype rival not yet fully ready for SA

2016-08-16 10:31

Google has officially launched its latest video-calling app Duo, leaving some South Africans scratching their heads over whether they can download the app.

Xander apps encourages learning with local language

2016-07-18 21:38

These educational apps are cute, will keep your kids entertained and are available in 6 South African languages.

WeChat eyes a slice of SA’s e-commerce pie

2016-07-11 11:50

Messaging app WeChat is heavily focused on the take-up of its wallet technology in South Africa this year, says the app's head of Africa Brett Loubser.

Earthquake warning: New app to identify tremors early

2016-02-14 10:39

A new smartphone app has the potential to create a worldwide mobile seismic network to warn users of quakes.

8 incredibly useful apps for parents

2016-02-03 12:19

Popular apps to help make life easier for moms and dads.

Holiday apps to have on your phone

2015-12-18 08:18

finweek selected a number of easy-to-use apps that you should have on your phone during the holidays.

‘EskomSePush’ app wins award

2015-08-14 17:13

The winners of the MTN Business App of the Year awards have been announced in Johannesburg.

Wildlife app can help endangered species

2015-08-03 18:10

US wildlife officials want smartphone-owning outdoor lovers to use an app to report any endangered species they see in the wilderness.

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