Mobile money deal drives Africa financial inclusion

December 14, 2017 6:14 pm35 comments
Dollars

JOHANNESBURG – XPRESS Money, the money transfer brand, has teamed with technology company, Huawei, to drive mobile money services to the world’s unbanked populations, especially in Africa. The partnership will give the globally respected remittance firm access to Huawei’s mobile money service platform, which has over 100 million mobile money accounts globally. […]

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Scammers devise festive season trickery

December 13, 2017 8:50 am2 comments
Cybercrime

JOHANNESBURG – CONSUMERS have been alerted to a new banking scam ahead of the festive season. To carry out their devious plan, fraudsters remotely take control of the victim’s personal computer over the internet and gain access to their online banking profile. They are sending unsuspecting consumers fake emails notifying them […]

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Cape Town brings curtain down SA coding year

8:05 am0 comments
End of term hackathon at codeX Coding Academy in Cape Town

CAPE TOWN – SOME 40 young South African coders have coders applied their skills to create innovative enterprise software web and mobile applications and components as part of moves to empower local youth. A hackathon is a design sprint-like event in which computer programmers and others involved in software development, including […]

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