Downgrades, US-China impasse hammer SA’s Rand

August 14, 2019 6:07 am0 comments
China - US trade wars

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa’s volatile Rand currency is bearing the brunt of escalating trade tensions between China and the United States as well as possibilities of agencies downgrading the country’s sovereign rating. This depreciation spells further doom for motorists, with the price of fuel increasing again in September. The local […]

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Huawei unveils Harmony, its new own operating system

August 12, 2019 5:58 am0 comments
Huawei CEO for Consumer Business Group, Richard Yu. Photo, supplied by Huawei Technologies

by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG – HUAWEI has launched its home-gown operating system, HarmonyOS, signaling plans to move from Android mobile platform. Unveiled at the Huawei Developer Conference on Friday, the company described it as “a new microkernel-based, distributed operating system designed to deliver a cohesive user experience across all devices and scenarios.” “We’re […]

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MTN outlines roadmap for sectors’ drive towards 4IR

August 1, 2019 9:23 am0 comments
Drone for security purposes

from DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – MOBILE network operators will play a crucial role in providing the infrastructure ecosystem to enable other industries harness the benefits of digitisation and implement modern solutions triggered by the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Christopher Hopkirk, Regional General Manager: Western Cape MTN Business, told delegates at the […]

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