Sibahle Malinga

Tech start-ups cut nearly 70 000 jobs in four months

Uber, Groupon and Airbnb had the biggest layoffs resulting from the economic upheaval caused by the coronavirus pandemic, says BuyShares.

Africa slow to develop flexible drone regulations for healthcare

Despite ground-breaking drone applications in Africa, regulators have been slow to develop legislation to keep pace with the evolving technology.
Jun 2, 2020

Tech giants condemn racial discrimination, George Floyd death

CEOs from Google, Snap, Apple, Facebook and SpaceX echo their support for racial justice and equality, pledging millions to charity.

Facebook to address child sexual exploitation-encryption concerns

The social media giant’s shareholders will vote on public concerns raised about how end-to-end encryption could promote child abuse on the platform.

NEC XON appoints new COO to grow African market share

Viven Bhowani will oversee the company’s transition as it explores growth opportunities in Sub-Saharan, East and West African markets.

Veeam reaffirms commitment to partners amid COVID-19

The backup and disaster recovery firm says its business model is agile and responsive to the unique requirements of the coronavirus pandemic.