Lack of IoT security awareness

Trend Micro today revealed that 86% of surveyed IT and security decision-makers across the globe believe their organisation needs to improve its awareness of IoT threats. This significant lack of knowledge accompanies rising threat levels and security challenges...

Steady growth for services

Worldwide revenues for IT Services and Business Services totaled $506-billion in the first half of 2018 (1H18), an increase of 4% year over year (in constant currency), according to IDC. This growth reflects a relatively sanguine economic outlook during the first half...

FNB ready for Black Friday

South Africa’s e-commerce will once again get a major boost on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, says FNB, adding that it processed an average of over 800 000 card transactions per hour – peaking at 1,5-million card transactions between 16h00 and 17h00...

Gaming to enhance tourism experience

The World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has partnered with games developer Niantic to enhance global tourism through the use of mobile augmented reality game experiences. UNWTO will collaborate with Niantic, creators of Pokémon GO and Ingress Prime, to curate unique...

African investors focus on home

Cape Town welcomed over 300 active and aspiring investors representing Africa’s early stage investing ecosystem for last week’s two-day Africa Early Stage Investor Summit organised by VC4A and ABAN. Celebrating its fifth year, the summit attracted the...

Flat panels on the decline

The flat panel display (FPD) equipment market is expected to start to decline after an unprecedented build-up in 2017 as panel makers take a more cautious approach, waiting for demand to catch up to rapidly ramping capacity. The FPD equipment market is forecast to...