African CEOs drive inter-continental trade talks

African CEOs drive inter-continental trade talks

At a time when intra-continental trade remains too weak, Africa’s most influential business leaders have decided to come together and make their voices heard. The Africa CEO Forum aims to make the implementation of the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) a driver...

1m users threated by ShadowHammer attacks

A new advanced persistent threat (APT) campaign that has potentially affected 1-million users through what is known as a supply chain attack. Kaspersky Lab research found that threat actors behind Operation ShadowHammer have targeted users of the ASUS Live Update...

Trust for SA institutions on the rise

Trust in South Africa has risen for all institutions – NGOs, business, government, media – with NGOs in the lead (60%) over business (58%) followed by media (40%). Government continuing to be the least trusted institution (21%). This is according to the...

Weaker channel demand depresses smartphone volumes

Due to weakening channel demand, worldwide smartphone ODM/EMS assembly shipment volumes dropped 6,2% year over year during the fourth quarter of 2018 (4Q18) with total shipments of 356,7-million. “Longer duration of smartphone usage has led to slow demand in the...

Tech that’s impacting higher education in 2019

Gartner has identified the top 10 strategic technologies impacting higher education in 2019. The report highlights the technologies that higher education CIOs should have on their radar this year, especially as they look to enhance their competitive advantage and...