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Cyber Security Technology

One continent, different cybersecurity priorities

As is often said, Africa is not a country – and few things bring this fact home more than KnowBe4’s African edition of its annual


DHL’s new platform makes transport of goods seamless

Saloodo!, a subsidiary of Germanys’ DHL Global Forwarding has rolled out a new system allowing transporters to submit their offers online. The digital tracking technology

Big Data Technology

20 African countries form geographic data hub for youth

Twenty African countries have partnered to form a geographic data hub for tech-savvy youth.  The initiative is aimed at providing a platform for innovative youth

Cyber Security Technology

Strathmore launches centre to curb cyber attacks

Cyber security threats have gone up sharply since Covid-19 struck, leaving companies scratching their heads on how to tame the menace. As part of the


Safaricom bets big on tech to diversify revenue streams

Safaricom is banking on technology to drive growth and boost revenue, with new changes in the management reflecting this focus. The telco CEO Peter Ndegwa


How pandemic has revolutionised Zimbabwe’s newsrooms

BY Lungelo Ndhlovu In the face of COVID-19 containment measures that have made it increasingly difficult to distribute print newspapers, many media companies in Zimbabwe

AI and Robotics Technology

Australia’s Replica Studios goes beta with AI voice

Replica Studios, an artificial intelligence (AI) voice technology company based in Fortitude Valley in Australia, has opened the beta waitlist for its synthetic voice plugin, AI

Blockchain Technology

Bitcoin hits USD18,150 as 73% of millionaires invest in cryptos

As Bitcoin hits $18,150 as at Thursday evening, almost reaching its 2017 all-time high (ATH), nearly three-quarters of high net worth individuals will have invested

Op-ed Technology

MAWJI: Online trading becoming more attractive in Africa

By Jay Mawji While the International Monetary Fund acknowledges the damaging recession effects of Covid-19 in Africa the economic outlook for the continent remains optimistic,