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Truecaller now backs up

Truecaller now backs up

If you haven’t heard about Truecaller yet, I have to ask: where have you been? It’s the answer to all of your prayers, well, those annoying cold call prayers.

It’s a complaint heard at water coolers and amongst friends constantly: during the day we feel constantly harassed by some stranger, who in fairness, is doing their job, but again, is it reasonable to have to endure hundreds (I’m exaggerating, of course) of calls in one sitting when you just want to get on with things.

The nuisance is then worsened when the person on the other...

SA at risk of data breaches – phishing report

SA at risk of data breaches – phishing report

A recent release by PhishMe, a leading provider of human phishing defence solutions, demonstrated some shocking findings in terms of security incidents stemming from...

Facebook introduces Messenger Kids

Facebook introduces Messenger Kids

Facebook just last week rolled out a preview of one of its latest apps, Messenger Kids. And, as expected, there’s been plenty of publicity...

FORUS – real financial inclusion is here

FORUS – real financial inclusion is here

What’s really in a name?… Everything. Let me introduce to FORUS: FREE, OPEN, REAL TIME, UBIQUITOUS, SECURE

So, despite the launch of dozens of mobile payment platforms...

Facebook’s 2017 Year In Review

Facebook’s 2017 Year In Review

Facebook this week announced its 2017 Year in Review, highlighting the top ways we engaged on the social media over the last couple of...

NetApp predictions for 2018

NetApp predictions for 2018

#1: Data becomes self-aware 

Today, we have processes that act on data and determine how it’s moved, managed and protected. But what if the data...

Fitbit Ionic, virtually iconic

Fitbit Ionic, virtually iconic

Global wearables brand, Fitbit, recently got with the smartwatch craze and launched a very Starwars-esque inspired timepiece – the Fitbit Ionic. The Fitbit Ionic...

Tea with The Tech Fairy – Xoliswa Mahlangu

Tea with The Tech Fairy – Xoliswa Mahlangu

“It’s about time,” I think to myself as I march up the steep stairs to my next appointment, eager to meet the self proclaimed...

Huawei’s new Mate has a few mates of its own

Huawei’s new Mate has a few mates of its own

October saw the Chinese multinational networking and telecommunications developer launch its latest flagship phone in Munich – the Huawei Mate 10 Pro and the...

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