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Nigerian TikTok star nabbed for Internet fraud

The social media influencer was arrested alongside his manager and 29 other suspects, with recovered items including mobile phones, laptops and two vehicles.
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Are South African businesses ready for the Metaverse?

The metaverse, the hypothetical, fully immersive, three-dimensional, and interactive future state of the Internet, is creeping ever closer to becoming a reality.

Five ways that bot workers can help SMEs win

We’re still coming to terms with what this technology means and how we can use AI in any meaningful way.
18 May

Google prepares to mark Africa day

The company is planning multiple programmes that it hopes will provide the world a glimpse of Africa’s mixed cultural heritage.

Staying safe on WhatsApp as scammers eye SA’s most popular messaging app

What do users need to look out for, to avoid getting scammed? What are the most common types of WhatsApp scams?

Freelancers can benefit from quicker and safer payment methods

The growing acceptance amongst local and global businesses for remote and gig economy workers, offering short-term, or on demand employment opportunities is helping freelancers to grow and expand their business.
10 May

MTN’s Ayoba App surpasses 25 million monthly active users’ mark

Among key territories for the Ayoba App are Nigeria, Cameroon, South Africa, Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire, Uganda and The Republic of Congo.

Looking to accelerate the operations of your side hustle? Here’s how your smartphone’s mobile cloud can help you

If you’re a content creator or a digital entrepreneur looking for a convenient and cost-effective way to store all your multimedia files, Huawei Mobile Cloud, is specifically designed to support your side hustle.
Apr 6, 2023

Infobip launches Conversational Everything Blueprint to help brands meet evolving customer preferences and the growing popularity of chat apps

The conversational future is now, and customers are looking for quick, easy, and meaningful interactions with the brands of their interest on their familiar channel, says Tonko Šarac, Director of Go To Market at Infobip.
Mar 28, 2023

Nigeria’s Axia Africa hosts free tech skills training camp

The camp, with 1 000 young people in attendance, covers a wide range of technology business topics.

Managing Social Media - Time Based Rules

Time Based Rules allow an organisation, ISP or the customer of the ISP to decide when and for how long staff or children can access social media.
Feb 23, 2023

Modern network focused on the user experience

Being able to access the data and applications when required must be a given, says Lionel Dartnall, collaboration manager at Westcon-Comstor.
Feb 14, 2023

African Tech Voices: Did ChatGPT just kill Google Bard? And why this is a step in the right direction for AI

Dr Heloise Greeff, first Female Elite Pro Popular Investor on the social trading platform, eToro, provides insight.