Watch FIFA interactive final live via livestream

Fans of EA Sports’ FIFA football franchise will be able to view the FIFA Interactive World Cup 2017 through a livestream hosted by Kwesé Gamer.

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Toshiba packs IR into ultra-thin business laptop

Toshiba has announced the Tecra X40-D notebook. The laptop is designed to be thin, sturdy and at the same time offers security features like face detection and a fingerprint reader.

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Red Hat releases new Linux

Red Hat has announced the general availability of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4 with new automation capabilities designed to limit IT complexity while enhancing security.

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City versus Car: How everything will change

Ever-increasing urbanisation and the demand for development of cities is the catalyst needed to bridge both the greatest challenges and most creative solutions for a future of automotive sector, writes TREVOR HILL, head of Audi South Africa.

SA collaboration wins global blockchain award

TheBlockchain category in the Banker Technology Project of the Year 2017 Award has gone to a local collaboration by major South African banks and financial services players.

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Big smartphone comebacks rich with heritage

This month, two iconic phone brands made their return to South Africa. ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK asks if Nokia and BlackBerry can win their way back into our hearts.

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-August 16th, 2017

Big smartphone comebacks rich with heritage

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This month, two iconic phone brands made their return to South Africa. ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK asks if Nokia and BlackBerry can win their way back into our hearts.

-August 16th, 2017

SA collaboration wins global blockchain award

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TheBlockchain category in the Banker Technology Project of the Year 2017 Award has gone to a local collaboration by major South African banks and financial services players.

-August 15th, 2017

Uber launches cash indicator

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Uber South Africa has introduced a new, pilot cash indicator feature. The cash indicator allows Uber driver-partners to choose whether they’d like to accept a cash trip request or not.

-August 15th, 2017

Interference: the great connectivity challenge

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As more users connect to the Internet, frequencies become congested causing data interference. However, MARCO DE RU, CTO of MiRO, believes that there are still ways companies can ease interference allowing users to connect to the Internet without any...

-August 14th, 2017

Ransomware: worse to come

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This year has seen ransomeware rock headline across the globe and unfortunately it is not about to go away anytime soon. In fact some believe that we haven’t seen the worst of it yet.

-August 14th, 2017

Toshiba packs IR into ultra-thin business laptop

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Toshiba has announced the Tecra X40-D notebook. The laptop is designed to be thin, sturdy and at the same time offers security features like face detection and a fingerprint reader.

-August 14th, 2017

What SAbiz must know about GDPR and POPI

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In remaining compliant with new data protection legislation, companies can generate even greater value from their data, says CLEO BECKER, Regional Counsel Sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East, Pakistan, Turkey and Israel for Hitachi Data Systems.

-August 11th, 2017

AppDate: Thousands of meals in one place with Mr D Food

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In his latest AppDate, SEAN BACHER highlights Mr D Food, Hey Jude, GamesTrader, Namola, Uber with real-time ID check and the updated TomTom Sports App.

-August 11th, 2017

In data-driven business, people are now miners

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As a goldsmith can double the value of gold, so can skilled people turn data into insights or business models, says NIRAL PATEL, MD of Oracle South Africa.

-August 10th, 2017

How hackers are using stealth to evade detection

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Hackers are evading traditional detection applications with a new approach called Application program interface hooking. LUKE JENNINGS, Chief Research Officer for Countercept at MWR InfoSecurity, takes a look at what API hooking is and how it can be ...

-August 10th, 2017

Does online learning work?

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Recent result show that to help learners reach their academic goals, parents are turning to a hybrid classroom that involves a combination of online education and private tutoring, with promising results.

-August 10th, 2017

CT drone start-up gets VC

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Aerobotics has secured a joint R8 million seed-funding round from 4Di, an independent venture-capital firm in Cape Town, and the Savannah Fund in Kenya to help increase drone use across Sub-Saharan Africa in the agriculture and crop-insurance sectors...

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Movie of the Week

The Son of Bigfoot

Teenage outsider Adam sets out on a quest to uncover the mystery behind his long-lost dad, only to find out that he is none other than the legendary Bigfoot. He has been hiding deep in the forest for years to protect himself and his family from HairCo, a giant corporation eager to run scientific experiments with his special DNA. As father and son start making up for lost time after the boy's initial disbelief, Adam soon discovers that he too is gifted with superpowers beyond his imagination. But little do they know, HairCo is on their tail as Adam's traces have led them to Bigfoot.

Video of the Day

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Doom fist hits Overwatch

Doomfist has officially been released in Overwatch and is now playable on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.

Doomfist’s cybernetics make him a highly-mobile, powerful frontline fighter. In addition to dealing ranged damage with his Hand Cannon, Doomfist can slam the ground, knock enemies into the air and off balance, or charge into the fray with his Rocket Punch. When facing a tightly packed group, Doomfist leaps out of view, then crashes down to earth with a spectacular Meteor Strike.

Product of the Day

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Bitdefender 2018

Bitdefender has released its 2018 consumer line which includes Antivirus Plus, Internet Security and Total Security.

Available in South Africa from August 2017, the Bitdefender consumer solutions, which detected the devastating Wannacry and Petya ransomware from the start and protected all users, now makes it even tougher for cyber criminals.

Bitdefender Total Security 2018 gives home users security and ensures personal privacy in today’s world of sophisticated hacking attacks.

Bitdefender 2018 Total Security and Internet Security are available from all major SA  retailers.