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.

The future of advertising: Reaching consumers where they are

2015-11-04 15:58

Traditional advertising methods have had to adapt to reach consumers where they are and create engagement. We look at how out-of-home and digital media is shifting advertising.

Is your job safe from smart computers?

2015-10-26 16:10

Today’s digital revolution is reshaping the way we live and work, much like the industrial revolution in the 1800s. Many people fear the changes these machines could bring to their lives.

Digital - the new business tsunami

2015-10-22 10:27

Harnessing the potential of digital development to improve business models was the theme of the first-ever Africa Digital Excellence Summit held late last week at The Forum in Bryanston. The event was hosted by McKinsey and Facebook.

Universal Music eyes Africa, China expansion

2015-07-31 14:09

Vivendi SA announced a five-year plan to expand the reach of Universal Music Group by investing in digital channels, new countries and adding partnerships.

Digital natives key to SA's retail future

2015-03-10 16:01

People between the ages of 18 and 24 who grew up with the internet, interact more with retailers via social media than anyone else, according to a survey.

Apps try to help you keep New Year's resolutions

2014-01-08 13:24

Keeping your New Year's resolutions can be difficult, but new apps aim to help people get organised, track their progress and stay focused to reach their goals.

Ster Kinekor goes fully digital

2013-11-20 15:22

Cinema chain Ster Kinekor has announced that all their cinemas in South Africa have been fully digitised, having retired more than 400 of their 35mm projectors.


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.

SA company wins the internet

2015-11-26 14:58

Cape Town-based internet company WooThemes was purchased by American dot-com giant, Automattic. Co-founder Mark Forrester shares on what this means for the SA startup.

SA women making it big in tech

2015-11-03 11:52

There are many women doing great things in tech in South Africa. finweek caught up with a few of these dynamic techies and digital pioneers.

Lessons for businesses to embrace digital change

2015-10-22 15:39

At the recently held Africa Digital Excellence Summit, hosted by McKinsey and Co and Facebook, business leaders were encouraged to create valuable brands for consumers in the changing world of technology.

Google book project 'does not violate copyright law'

2015-10-19 09:14

Google's colossal project transform the world's books into digital format does not violate copyright law, a US appeals court has ruled.

Cisco’s John Chambers: The Digital World provides Africa’s leapfrog

2015-06-03 15:14

Bridging the digital divide is one of the keys to ubiquitous information, which would uplift the African continent, it would open up many doors in Africa.

Digital tech can give London a $20bn boost

2014-06-16 13:00

London's digital technology sector could create an additional £12bn of economic activity and 46 000 new jobs by 2024, according to a forecast.

Digital vs print

2013-11-28 06:00

Don't throw out the baby with the bathwater, writes Leopold Scholtz.

Kagiso revenue tops R1bn

2013-09-18 08:32

Kagiso Media has topped R1bn in revenue for the first time to post a 30.8% increase in core headline earnings to R252.9m for the 12 months to June.

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