Digital

Kick ANN7 off DStv

The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) has asked MultiChoice to drop ANN7, channel 405, following complaints by thousands of concerned South Africans that their DStv subscriptions are being used to fund a Gupta-connected news network. Recent…


Cyber safety fatigue is eating away at us

Desensitised to cyber-crime and cyber-security? Exhausted with horrifying cyber-attacks stories and revisiting cyber-security issues every month or quarter? Well, many of us are…As the cumulative effect of this phenomenon erodes our attentiveness, here are a few…



The Cloud is the enabler, not the limit

Local data centres could have a dramatic effect on skills development and unemployment. South Africa’s sluggish economic growth continues to be roundly outpaced by our population growth, as business confidence remains uncertain and job creation falters. One…




My toaster is under attack

Is this a science fiction? Not really, if your toaster is connected to the Internet. Once hacked, the Internet-connected devices can form a powerful zombie-net that can take down the even most potent corporate computers. This,…


Make the internet your security guard

As more devices, assets and ‘things’ become connected, businesses are exploring the opportunity to harness the Internet of Things (IoT) to protect and track their assets – everything from livestock to plant equipment, shipping containers and…