August 18, 2014

Smartphones to fuel SA’s eCommerce potential

In the coming years the continued introduction of low-cost smartphones will not only play a significant role in bridging the technology gap between feature phone and […]
June 22, 2014
Finger Technology and Ecommerce Development

Fingerprint Technology And eCommerce Development

We see it in CSI and movies all the time, fingerprints being used for home security, gaining access to the workplace and even high-tech heists. It’s […]
May 30, 2014
The Tech Report

Political Parties and Digital Strategy

The election dust has settled, the results are audited, the IEC staffers are probably relaxing on a beach somewhere and the new parliament is settling in. […]
September 3, 2013
Internet Speed in South Africa

SA Broadband speed

South Africa currently ranks 123rd in terms of internet download speed, with an average of 4.03 Megabits per second (Mbps). Furthermore, according to the Net Index […]
August 13, 2013

Shopify Debuts Fully Integrated Credit Card Payment Processing For Its E-Commerce Platform

Darrell Etherington of TechCrunch provided some insight into online payments. Canadian start up and Ottawa-based company Shopify announced a big change to its business model today, with the integration […]
August 6, 2013

Storm set to erupt between SA e-commerce players, banks

The Mail & Guardian has given us an interesting read. The heads of companies including Groupon South Africa, Takealot and uAfrica have formed an alliance expressing opposition to a new regulation […]
August 5, 2013

Call for Telkom unbundling recently interviewed our CEO Simon Leps and provided us with this enticing article. Telkom should be unbundled as a way of speeding up competition for […]
July 30, 2013

Amazon hiring thousands of people

Courtesy New York – Amazon announced plans Monday to add 5 000 full-time jobs at 17 facilities in the United States and to hire more […]
July 28, 2013

Teach a Kid Functional Programming and You Feed Her for a Lifetime

With all the problems we have today, more people coding means more people happy and more problems solved. There are hundreds of avenues for the aspiring […]
July 26, 2013

Advertising on Instagram: Unacceptable or Understandable?

Facebook execs have been upfront about the fact that at some point, Instagram will include advertising. The timeline remains a mystery. Based on CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s comments during the […]