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Cybercrime will never happen to me – until it does

11 Jun 2015 by
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Cybercrime will never happen to me – until it does

Local SMEs must be vigilant when it comes to cyber security by layering protections and extracting threats before they enter the organisation, says NOAM GREEN.

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GM predicts jobs of future

10 Jun 2015 by
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GM predicts jobs of future

With the Internet of things advancing at a rapid pace, cars will evolve in ways consumers cannot yet imagine - meaning the jobs of the future will change too. General Motors’ employees list the to 10 jobs of 2025.

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Intel gives diversity $125m boost

10 Jun 2015 by
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Intel gives diversity $125m boost

Intel Capital has announced the Intel Capital Diversity Fund, which it says will invest in tech start-ups run by women and those in the underrepresented minorities.

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Microsoft ramps up Lumia range

10 Jun 2015 by
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Microsoft ramps up Lumia range

Microsoft has ramped up the former Nokia-owned Lumia range, releasing three new smartphones, the Microsoft Lumia 640, Microsoft Lumia 640XL and the ultra-affordable Microsoft Lumia 430 Dual SIM, into the South African market. 

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3D printing tech will require new laws

08 Jun 2015 by
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3D printing tech will require new laws

As 3D printing takes off, new legislation will have to ensure that the technology is used responsibility, writes DUNCAN ALFREDS.

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First IoT prize goes to LED security start-up

08 Jun 2015 by
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First IoT prize goes to LED security start-up

BeON Home are the first winners of Z-Wave Labs competition. The BeON Home solution improves home security by using intelligent LED bulbs that learn and replicate lighting behaviours to create the illusion of home occupancy.

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WeChat and picup plan to disrupt delivery services

05 Jun 2015 by
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WeChat and picup plan to disrupt delivery services

A new service has been launched on WeChat that aims to remove the hassle and admin involved with traditional courier services by transforming a phone into a delivery remote control.

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The race to data safety in SA

05 Jun 2015 by
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The race to data safety in SA

The passing of the POPI act into South African law in 2013 and the imminent appointment of an Information Regulator has forced local businesses to sit up and listen as they are given a deadline of a year to comply, but says GREGORY ANDERSON, the effective date for POPI is not set in stone.

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iPhoneography 2015 launched

05 Jun 2015 by
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iPhoneography 2015 launched

iStore has announce the launch of iPhoneography 2015, which encourages iPhone users to submit images into a nationwide competition. Now in its fifth year, prizes will include iPads and MacBooks.

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What users want from technology

04 Jun 2015 by
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What users want from technology

Todays’s consumers have become more tech savvy than previous generations and want to get the most out of their smartphones. DEON PRINSLOO, General Manager at LG Mobile says that designing a phone that is both innovative and feature-rich has become a tall order for many manufacturers.

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