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These are the 12 biggest tech acquisitions of all time

These are the 12 biggest tech acquisitions of all time

Microsoft is buying LinkedIn for $26.2bn – or $196 per share – in the biggest acquisition in its history.

Technology - By Staff Writer | 16 June, 2016
Uber raises prices for South Africa

Uber raises prices for South Africa

Internet ride-sharing app Uber is raising its South African fares back to their old rates just two months after the company initiated its winter price cuts.

Internet, Technology - By News24Wire | 6 June, 2016
SA start-up Snapt scores $1 million in funding

SA start-up Snapt scores $1 million in funding

South African technology company, Snapt, says it has received $1 million in funding from private equity and venture capital firm, Convergence Partners.

IT Services, Software, Technology - By Staff Writer | 1 June, 2016
Most South African jobs can be done by robots

Most South African jobs can be done by robots

A study by Citi and the Oxford Martin School at the University of Oxford shows that two-thirds of jobs in South Africa are at risk of being replaced by robots.

Technology - By MyBroadband | 20 March, 2016
Uber welcomes tougher taxi laws

Uber welcomes tougher taxi laws

Internet ride-sharing company Uber says it welcomes a new transport bill that plans a crackdown on drivers who don’t have meter taxi licences.

Mobile, Technology - By News24Wire | 7 March, 2016
I’m a victim of a fake PhD: SA tech boss

I’m a victim of a fake PhD: SA tech boss

The electronic distributor of South Africa’s social grant payments, Net1 UEPS Technologies, says its chief executive officer Serge Belamant is a “victim” of a fake PhD scandal.

Technology - By News24Wire | 26 February, 2016
Cape Town start-up scoops R30 million funding

Cape Town start-up scoops R30 million funding

Cape Town based start-up Hepstar, says it has raised $2 million (R30 million) in a new round of financing.

Technology - By Staff Writer | 23 February, 2016
Jasco in massive interim profit boost

Jasco in massive interim profit boost

Listed technology company Jasco on Wednesday reported an 11% jump in group revenue to R558.1 million, for the six months ended December 2015.

Technology - By Staff Writer | 10 February, 2016
British police consider eagles to take down drones used by criminals

British police consider eagles to take down drones used by criminals

The Metropolitan Police in Britain is considering the use of birds of prey to intercept drones where they are being used to commit crime.

Technology - By Gareth Vorster | 9 February, 2016
SA police not using CCTV footage to catch criminals: DA

SA police not using CCTV footage to catch criminals: DA

The DA says it is concerned about reports that the South African Police Service is not adequately utilising the City of Cape Town’s (CoCT) CCTV security cameras in the fight against crime.

Technology - By Staff Writer | 5 February, 2016
Tag Heuer is launching an Android smartwatch next month

Tag Heuer is launching an Android smartwatch next month

Luxury Swiss watchmaker, Tag Heuer, has set a date for the launch of its Android Wear smartwatch, the Tag Heuer Connected.

Technology - By Staff Writer | 13 October, 2015
Most expensive homes for rent on Airbnb in South Africa

Most expensive homes for rent on Airbnb in South Africa

South Africa is currently the largest market for Airbnb in Africa with 9,400 homes listed – and Johannesburg alone has just over 1,000 listings.

Lifestyle, Technology - By Staff Writer | 10 September, 2015
Free calls and movies on Tshwane Wi-Fi

Free calls and movies on Tshwane Wi-Fi

Tshwane residents can look forward to making free calls as well as downloading blockbuster movies for free on the Tshwane Free Wi-Fi network.

Technology - By MyBroadband | 18 August, 2015
Underpants to protect your package from harmful Wi-Fi

Underpants to protect your package from harmful Wi-Fi

Wireless Armour has created a new line of men’s underwear aimed at protecting male fertility against harmful electromagnetic radiation.

Technology - By MyBroadband | 13 August, 2015
How many car number plates are cloned in Gauteng

How many car number plates are cloned in Gauteng

It is estimated that 1 in 5 vehicle number plates in Gauteng are cloned, according to a report by Carte Blanche, with over 350 variations of legal plates allowed in South Africa.

Technology - By MyBroadband | 7 August, 2015
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