Friday , 29 May 2020

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  • Huawei offers courses online during lockdown

    Huawei offers courses online during lockdown

    by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – HUAWEI’S Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Academies are now available online to ensure scholars in South Africa do not miss out on cru ...

  • MTN, partners tackle child abuse online

    MTN, partners tackle child abuse online

    by TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG – A PARTNERSHIP by a mobile network operator and a charity firm to promote the protection of children online in Africa has received major support f ...

  • Huawei condemns latest ‘bullying’ by the US

    Huawei condemns latest ‘bullying’ by the US

    from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI - HUAWEI is opposing latest restrictions against the company by the United States (US) government. The concern by the Chinese-headquar ...

  • US restrictions on chips hampers Africa ICT growth

    US restrictions on chips hampers Africa ICT growth

    by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – NEW measures by the United States (US) government to restrict the global supply of chips to Huawei Technologies could hinder Africa’s rapidly exp ...

MTN SA outlines measures against COVID-19

MTN SA outlines measures against COVID-19

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – MTN has implemented a number of proactive and innovative measures to minimise disruptions for communities, businesses, schoolchildren and families a ...

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Churches also not spared terror by cyber criminals

Churches also not spared terror by cyber criminals

from DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – SOUTH African ransomware attacks are becoming increasingly targeted and sophisticated as public or community entities such as libraries ...

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MTN hails prosecution of battery thieves

MTN hails prosecution of battery thieves

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG - MTN South Africa has welcomed the sentencing of some culprits behind the menace of battery theft. Sentences of between five and ten years have be ...

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Scammers drool over prospects of Valentine’s Day loot

Scammers drool over prospects of Valentine’s Day loot

by DION HENRICK  CAPE TOWN - CYBER security experts are wary of the likelihood of an increase in online attacks and scams ahead of Valentine’s Day, on the back of over 7 000 attac ...

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Africa’s digital freedom celebrated alongside Mandela

Africa’s digital freedom celebrated alongside Mandela

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG - THE South Africa Central Registry (ZACR) is celebrating three years since the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) granted it ...

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Safe internet use promoted in sub-Saharan Africa

Safe internet use promoted in sub-Saharan Africa

by TINTSWALO BALOYI  JOHANNESBURG - A NUMBER of non-profit organisations and government agencies throughout sub-Saharan Africa have partnered to raise awareness about internet saf ...

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Huawei pledges UK economic growth after 5G approval

Huawei pledges UK economic growth after 5G approval

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – IN response to the United Kingdom (UK) approving it in its 5G rollout, Huawei assured the country of world-leading technology that would contrib ...

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Telkom trains employees against cyber criminals

Telkom trains employees against cyber criminals

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – TELKOM South Africa has invested in ongoing employee training and development to ensure cyber security awareness and compliance. The telecommunicati ...

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Russia’s silent assassins defraud African banks

Russia’s silent assassins defraud African banks

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – BANKS in Sub-Saharan Africa are at the mercy of a Russian speaking hacking group, most likely to be the infamous Silence outfit previously respo ...

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Rural Limpopo areas connected to the world wide web

Rural Limpopo areas connected to the world wide web

by AKANI CHAUKE in Polokwane POLOKWANE – REMOTE areas in the northern Limpopo Province of South Africa are to enjoy the benefits of the internet thanks to an investment of US$30 0 ...

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