Huawei allocates $100 billion to research, development

January 16, 2019 10:58 am3 comments
Huawei Technologies founder Ren Zhengfei

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – TELECOMMUNICATIONS equipment and consumer  electronics manufacturer, Huawei, will invest more than US$100 billion (about R1.4 billion) in research and development (R&D) over the next five years. Ren Zhengfei, Huawei founder, disclosed the investment during a media roundtable at the Huawei headquarters in Shenzhen, China. “Public companies, however, are unlikely to do […]

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Technology’s potential to drive SA tourism sector

January 9, 2019 1:57 pm0 comments
Visitors in Cape Town, South Africa

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – A TECHNOLOGY executive has encouraged South  Africa to invest in new technologies to make the most of vast  opportunities in the tourism sector. The recommendation by executive Sherry Zameer follows the recognition that tourism has the potential to help South Africa and other African countries grow their economies and […]

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Cyber crooks eye jackpot in festive shopping

December 20, 2018 5:05 am7 comments
Cybercrime

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG  – WHILE a majority of people in South Africa are aware of financial cyberthreats, more than half have had their financial credentials fall into the wrong hands. Amid the ongoing season of unrestrained shopping cybercriminals targeting consumers’ banking credentials or online shopping accounts could hit the jackpot. This is a cording […]

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