New data solutions needed for Africa’s teeming population

January 29, 2020 12:39 pm17 comments
Western Digital Sales Director for Africa, Ghassan Azzi. Photo by Savious Kwinika, CAJ News Africa

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – A TECHNOLOGY executive has called for the industry to explore new data storage technologies and architecture to cater for Africa’s mostly youthful population. Youths make up three-quarters of Africa’s population of 1,3 billion and data is increasingly becoming a need. Ghassan Azzi, Western Digital Sales Director for […]

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PC shipments grow for first time in 7 years

January 15, 2020 11:13 am15 comments
Personal Computers

by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG – WORLDWIDE shipments of personal computers (PCs) have increased by more than 2 percent from the fourth quarter of 2019. However, a continuous decline in the consumer PC market is projected over the next five years. Global shipments totaled 70,6 million units in the fourth quarter of the past […]

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South African students showcase skills on global stage

December 12, 2019 2:33 pm0 comments
Vega student demonstrating what he is going to showcase at global stage for technology. Photo, Mthulisi Sibanda, CAJ News Africa

by TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG – SOME South African students are to showcase their skills on a global platform following their invitation to co-create content to be used as themes for a leading smartphone maker’s app store. This follows collaboration between Samsung and the award-winning tertiary brand, Vega School on a Design Jam. […]

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