Minnow makes giant strides in fibre roll-out

2016-04-28 09:47

The fibre land grab is well underway, and former career banker, Steve Booysen, is in the race to get fibre rolled out to urban South Africans with his company Metrofibre Networx.

Google in drive to upskill 1m Africans

2016-04-12 14:35

Internet search giant Google has teamed up with youth content agency Livity Africa to train one million people across the continent in digital skills.

How digital impacts all sectors

2016-03-30 16:41

The transition of all businesses to digital is inevitable and its efficiencies, insights and transformative capabilities can’t be ignored.

The man who is about to disrupt identity protection

2016-03-29 13:45

With the vision of making the world a better place, Vinny Lingham is looking to disrupt the personal identity protection space with Civic, a free offering backed by Bitcoin technology.

New HelpOut app is the "Uber" for handymen

2016-03-07 12:02

The days of trawling through the internet or flipping through telephone books or old community newspapers to find a handyman are over, thanks to the HelpOut app.

Advertorial: Take your online business global with PayPal

2016-02-25 14:49

Want to take your online start-up global? PayPal explains the benefits of its ability to facilitate global payments and why this is what your online business needs.

Is Africa the final frontier for digital advertisers?

2016-02-23 15:28

The increasing popularity of ad-blocking software is posing a challenge for digital advertisers. However, there may be an opportunity on the African continent for online advertisers.

Digital advertising opportunities in Africa

2016-02-15 11:00

In contrast to the rest of the world, African consumers do not view digital advertising negatively. We look at the "unique" opportunity for digital marketers in Africa.

Can Africa still rise?

2016-01-29 06:45

Many are sceptical of the “Africa rising” narrative. Sim Tshabalala, joint chief executive of Standard Bank, discusses six points to build his case for optimism about Africa’s prospects.

What to study in the new world of work

2016-01-13 07:30

Technology is disrupting the workplace with increasing speed and intensity.


Cashing in on .com

2016-04-26 08:55

Why it’s worth betting on Verisign, which virtually has a monopoly on the administration of domain name registries.

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.

Demystifying the digital industry’s dizzying jargon

2016-03-30 15:09

As an industry, digital is prone to dazzling technical jargon and endless evolution.

What drives Uber’s Alon Lits?

2016-03-10 12:06

Alon Lits, general manager for Uber’s sub-Saharan African division, shares why creating economic opportunities for locals, through Uber, is so important to him.

10 trends that will drive the next revolution

2016-03-04 07:00

The way we look at the world in 2016 changes the future we choose. finweek unpacks 10 trends that will shape the years ahead.

Advertorial: Take your online business global with PayPal

2016-02-24 10:03

Want to take your online start-up global? PayPal explains the benefits of its ability to facilitate global payments and why this is what your online business needs.

The making of an SA tech giant

2016-02-16 10:00

Founded just over 20 years ago, EOH quietly and consistently expanded to become the country’s biggest technology company.

Advertorial: PayPal makes payments simpler and more secure

2016-02-08 13:48

PayPal is an essential payments partner for businesses. This is how the payment service is powering e-commerce globally.

E-learning for Africa

2016-01-26 11:00

We talk to GetSmarter CEO, Sam Paddock, about how the e-learning platform is improving lives through education.

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.

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