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Vodacom says it has a WASP-blocking option – Too bad its employees don’t know anything about it

3 hours 22 min ago
After Vodacom's promise to reiterate the WASP-blocking option to its staff, we tested the functionality as a regular consumer.

Why I use a Mac computer, but an Android phone

5 hours 44 min ago
When people see my MacBook, they assume that I have an iPhone.

Movie prices in South Africa – Ster-Kinekor vs Nu Metro

8 hours 24 min ago
Nu Metro and Ster-Kinekor have implemented their annual price adjustments.

Diesel cars are finished – EU

10 hours 8 min ago
Consumers may do as much as regulators to propel the car sector into the electricity-powered age.

What it takes to work at a blockchain startup in South Africa

10 hours 56 min ago
A new blockchain startup named TariLabs has been set up in Johannesburg.

Cell C loses three top executives

14 hours 50 min ago
Three top executives are leaving Cell C in quick succession.

How to make self-driving cars change lanes like humans

26 May, 2018
In the field of self-driving cars, algorithms for controlling lane changes are an important topic of study.

The Stack Overflow-like website which pays users in cryptocurrency

26 May, 2018
While mainstream hype around cryptocurrencies is concerned with price movements, developer interest has been on a steady upward trend.

3 features which give you better speeds on Vodacom’s network

26 May, 2018
Vodacom has deployed three key features across a large part of its 4G network.

Xiaomi looking for 7 June approval of $10 billion IPO — Sources

26 May, 2018
Xiaomi Corp. aims to seek formal Hong Kong stock exchange approval on June 7 for an initial public offering that could raise about $10 billion, people with knowledge of the matter said.

Pinterest sales climb 58% to $473 million in 2017 — Sources

26 May, 2018
Pinterest Inc. sales jumped 58 percent to $473 million last year after marketers spent more on its digital ads, people familiar with the matter said.

Facebook designing own chips for filtering live video

26 May, 2018
Facebook Inc. is working on designing computer-chips that are more energy-efficient at analyzing and filtering live video content, its chief artificial intelligence scientist Yann LeCun said.

ZTE must pay $1.3 billion fine to re-open in the United States

26 May, 2018
President Donald Trump said the U.S. would allow Chinese telecommunications-equipment maker ZTE Corp. to remain in business after paying a $1.3 billion fine, changing its management and board and providing "high-level security guarantees."

Inside South Africa’s biggest Internet Exchange Point – Photos

26 May, 2018
MyBroadband was given a tour of Teraco's data centre in Isando to see the physical infrastructure for NAPAfrica.

How to livestream the Champions League final for free

25 May, 2018
The final between Liverpool and Real Madrid is free to anyone in South Africa with a smartphone, tablet, or laptop and an internet connection via DStv Now and SuperSport Play!

Bitcoin Gold loses over $18 million to 51% attack

25 May, 2018
Bitcoin Gold, a hard fork of Bitcoin, has suffered a 51% attack.

Xiaomi to seek IPO approval next month

25 May, 2018
Xiaomi aims to seek formal Hong Kong stock exchange approval on June 7 for an initial public offering that could raise about $10 billion.

People are terrible at choosing crypto investments

25 May, 2018
Most consumers do not understand the technical aspects behind a cryptocurrency.

What to watch on Netflix on Showmax this weekend

25 May, 2018
Here are the latest shows you can watch on Netflix and Showmax this weekend.

SA Police investigating BTC Global cryptocurrency scam

25 May, 2018
A unit of the South African Police Service said it’s started an investigation into an alleged cryptocurrency investment fraud that has affected more than 28,000 people and led to losses of more than 1 billion rand.