Internet giants to testify over tax breaks

2015-11-15 10:52

Amazon, Google and Facebook will testify at the European Parliament on the issue of tax breaks for big businesses.

JPMorgan Chase is building a rival to Apple Pay

2015-10-27 09:09

JPMorgan Chase said on Monday it will soon launch its own competitor to Apple Pay that will allow consumers to pay retailers using their smartphones in stores.

New startup uses receipts as a marketing channel

2015-10-16 16:10

In 2010, at the age of 25, Adii Pienaar made his first million through WooThemes, the multi-million dollar business he helped create. Now he’s doing it again with Receiptful.

Ex-FNB boss invests in wine startup

2015-10-02 11:57

Former First National Bank CEO Michael Jordaan has announced an investment in a wine startup.

Local buyer pays R18 000 for iPhone 6s

2015-09-30 12:42

Apple’s new iPhones may not be officially available in South Africa yet, but that didn’t stop an enthusiastic fan from buying one.

Gumtree launches laptop price checker

2015-09-21 09:55

The classifieds provider has launched a laptop price checker in South Africa so that buyers and sellers can compare prices.

Google's Android Pay rolls out in US

2015-09-11 16:13

Google's Android Pay rolled out Thursday to US customers, becoming the latest system to allow consumers to tap their phones to pay for purchases at retailers.

Struggling Twitter launches new ad platform

2015-08-21 15:19

Twitter wants to boost the reach of businesses that advertise on the micro-blogging social network.

George Soros sells off most of his Alibaba stocks

2015-08-16 12:29

American billionaire George Soros's fund has sold most of its stake in the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, according to regulatory filings.

Legislation should 'control' SA spam levels

2015-08-11 10:16

As call centres opt for more automation, local laws should be preventing South Africans from experiencing a deluge of spam text messages, says an insider.


Warning over Gumtree laptop ‘scammer’

2015-11-06 11:35

Selling a laptop on online classifieds website Gumtree has left a Fin24 user out of pocket after he was allegedly swindled.

Growth in SA mobile banking use - FNB

2015-10-22 14:02

An increasing number of South Africans are migrating their banking to mobile applications, says a financial institution.

Springbok jerseys jump in Gumtree popularity

2015-10-14 11:32

As the Springboks inch ever closer to World Cup glory, fans are already notching up paydays for rugby jerseys.

5 top mistakes that startups make

2015-10-01 14:46

While some startups have embraced a lean strategy to effectively expand, many make rudimentary errors that could sabotage their efforts, says an industry insider.

Samsung TVs dominate OLX classifieds

2015-09-29 16:52

Samsung is the dominant TV brand that South Africans buy, according to data released from OLX.

SA app wants to bury shopping till slips

2015-09-16 11:47

A new application hopes that South Africans will bury paper till slips to make smartphones more integral to the e-shopping environment.

Four tech tools to replace your wallet

2015-09-11 11:55

The future of payments could include an array of new technologies, according to an expert.

10 things your e-commerce website must have

2015-08-19 13:45

Key features are needed to operate an e-commerce website effectively, according to an expert.

How call centre tech can stop annoying people

2015-08-12 14:15

There's nothing quite as annoying when you call a company and find that the automated answering system is of no help.

M4JAM locks down deal with Pondering Panda

2015-08-11 09:28

Micro-jobbing platform Money for Jam has acquired digital market research company Pondering Panda as part of a move to expand data gathering tools for businesses.

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