Gadget

Sharpest PC decline yet

Year-on-year PC shipments drastically fell in Q2 of this year, particularly in Africa and the Middle East.

CES 2015: Intel unveils button-sized computer module for wearables

During a keynote address at the International CES 2015 expo in Las Vegas this week, Intel unveiled its smallest computing module yet.

3D Secure now mandatory on e-commerce sites

The deadline for implementating 3D Secure was at the end of February, meaning that all e-commerce sites now have to offer their customers the service.

Telkom and MTN team up with shared networks

Telkom has announced that it has entered into a heads of agreement with MTN South Africa for the two providers to share each other's networks.

BlackBerry’s Z3 smartphone coming to SA ‘very soon’

BlackBerry has announced the Z3 smartphone, a new all-touch BlackBerry 10 smartphone designed with Indonesian customers in mind, will come to SA soon.

Nokia launches ultra-cheap Android phones

Nokia has released five new low-cost phones, including three that can run both Android apps and Microsoft services.

Sona 2014 gets the social media treatment

Social media exposed more than 300-million internet users to this year's State of the Nation address, from the red carpet to the speech itself.

Wits student merges guitar with robot

Even the performer doesn't know what will happen when a new form of music is presented on a Wits University theatre stage later this month.

South Africans ‘digital scatterbrains’ when it comes to data storage

SA is in digital chaos, with users storing data on no fewer than 14 electronic devices and 60% of us never backing it up.

Sony’s Xperia T2 Ultra destined for Africa

Sony Mobile has unveiled a large-screen 6" smartphone, the Xperia T2 Ultra, targeted at emerging markets, including Africa.

CES 2014: Wrist revolution gets a kickstart

Part of the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show is dedicated to wearable devices, highlighting the eruption of gadgets in this segment.

Latest

Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it