Top tech tools that will revolutionise education

2015-02-27 13:02

As the cost of the technology decreases, particular solutions will take centre stage, says a research firm.

Mobile game urges e-toll opposition

2015-02-26 10:23

Opposition to e-tolls has gone mobile with a new game that takes a sardonic look at the implementation of government policy.

Android dominates two-horse smartphone race

2015-02-25 10:15

Google Android has dominated the global smartphone market in 2014, holding an 81.5% market share, with Apple's iOS second and no strong third player.

Cell C says revenue up 16%

2015-02-24 17:08

Cell C says it grew its full-year revenue by 16% and plans to invest R2.2bn partially in new technology this year.

US judge throws out Google Android case

2015-02-23 10:29

A US federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit accusing Google of harming smartphone buyers by making the search engine company's own applications the default option.

Yahoo eyes harvesting ad revenue from other apps

2015-02-20 12:05

The search company is giving away tools to mobile app developers in a move to increase revenue from mobile ads, an area where the tech giant has fallen behind.

David Shapiro’s expert views on Sasol, Naspers and Blue Label

2015-02-19 14:31

David Shapiro joined Alec Hogg and Gugulethu Cele to talk all things markets. Focusing the spotlight on Sasol’s share price plummet.

M4JAM to go big with WeChat investment

2015-02-19 12:22

Micro-jobbing service M4JAM (Money for Jam) has announced an ambitious expansion programme with a significant investment.

Metrorail app tells your boss if you’re late

2015-02-18 11:52

Metrorail has announced a new service to help workers inform their superiors if they will be late for work.

Cellphone jammer 'easy' to build

2015-02-17 09:02

While cellphone jamming may sound exotic, any hobbyist with a bit of know-how is able to build one, says an expert.


SA mobile data growth to surge 63% per year

2015-02-26 15:28

Mobile data is set for an 11 fold growth in South Africa as machine-to-machine (M2M) communication and smart devices become more mainstream in the country.

Fight over Zimbabwe mobile operator

2015-02-26 09:44

The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party has said that an ongoing fight over Zimbabwe's third-largest mobile operator proved the country was "a failed state".

Mobile sharing is daring the bad guys

2015-02-25 09:25

South Africans take their ubuntu ideology too far when it comes to their smartphones with nearly half taking absolutely no precautions with personal data.

And the most data intensive apps are...

2015-02-24 14:33

As mobile data continues to grow at exponential rates, it has emerged that just five applications are largely responsible for traffic.

Uber resurfaces in Spain with home food deliveries

2015-02-20 13:00

US smartphone app firm Uber reappeared in Spain on Thursday as a home food delivery network.

News24 elections app wins gold at Bookmarks

2015-02-19 21:20

The News24 Elections app has scored big at the 2015 IAB Bookmarks Awards, winning a gold, silver and bronze award.

Vodacom connection problems in KZN

2015-02-19 13:09

A Vodacom network issue is causing problems in KwaZulu-Natal, leaving some users frustrated.

Sony predicts massive return to profit

2015-02-18 14:16

Sony is aiming to see operating profit soar to more than ¥500bn ($4.2bn) in fiscal 2017 with renewed focus on image sensors, PlayStation and entertainment businesses.

Vodacom launches free online education tool

2015-02-18 09:07

Vodacom has launched an online education portal as a way of providing educational content matched to the South African school curriculum.

Icasa slams use of 'signal jammer' in Sona

2015-02-13 11:50

The communications regulator of SA has slammed the alleged use of mobile signal jamming devices in Parliament during the State of the Nation address.

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