COVID-19

Is ICT technology keeping its promise as pandemic hits the world?

Today we are living a new reality the quality of mobile networks is proven to be of greater importance says Roula Tayan, Head of IT at Ericsson Middle East.
Roula Tayan
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Friday

COVID-19 hits satellite firm OneWeb

Company files for bankruptcy, investors include government of Rwanda.
1:50

COVID-19: Check Point warns of suspicious Zoom domains

Researchers have seen a spike in 'Zoom' domains registered over the last week.
2:10

#BridgingTheGaps: Use lockdown to fix SA’s broken food system

Three innovation hubs are calling on local innovators to join the #BridgingTheGaps challenge.
4:10

Coronavirus-themed security attacks on the rise

Cybercriminals aren't guided by the same moral compass as the rest of humanity says Indi Siriniwasa, Vice President at Trend Micro Sub-Saharan Africa.
1:50

Zambia’s govt urged to fast-track 5G deal

Deloitte, Huawei report affirms technology’s role in helping to curb Coronavirus.
8:20

Games Industry Unites to Promote World Health Organization Messages Against COVID-19; Launch #PlayApartTogether Campaign

Global Games Industry Encourages Players to Follow Health and Safety Guidelines for COVID-19; Provides Information and Social Connection
5:40

Tracking and isolating COVID-19 cases with WiFi technology

The same solutions implemented in shopping malls to provide free WiFi connectivity can help track the movement of people, thus helping to prevent the spread of the virus, says Quentin Daffarn, MD at UC-Wireless.
1:20

Morocco: Maroc Telecom’s fine goes into COVID-19 fund

Country’s industry regulator confirms latest development.
3:30
27 Mar

Working remotely with seamless online access

Sabinet understands the importance of being able to access vital information, irrespective of where you are.
1:40

Mary Kay Manufactures, Donates Hand Sanitizer to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic

Mary Kay will dedicate part of its global supply chain and manufacturing capabilities to producing much-needed hand sanitizer.
2:50

Kenyan start-up uses AI to take on Coronavirus

Healthcare-focused start-up Afya Rekod says access to services, limited connectivity and remote regions remain challenges.