2019’s trending Google Searches in South Africa

Posted by - December 11, 2019

Today, Google released the results of its 2019 ‘Year in Search’, providing a unique insight into the year’s major moments and top trends based on searches conducted in South Africa. Here is what Kenyans searched for on Google in 2018 Search trends information is gleaned from data collated by Google based on what South Africans

MTN South Africa launches 5G trial with Huawei

Posted by - November 13, 2019

South African mobile operator MTN, together with Huawei have launched their C-band 5G trial, as part of the operator’s network evolution plan towards 5G. Jackson Zhu, Huawei-MTN SA Key Account Director and Giovanni Chiarelli, MTN CTIO signing a 5G MOU. C-band, the so-called ‘golden band’ for 5G spectrum, is said to be a valuable slice

Huawei nova 5T officially available in South Africa

Posted by - November 4, 2019

Huawei officially unveiled its latest nova 5T device recently. The device features premium Huawei innovations and advanced smartphone photographic capabilities. “At Huawei, we pride ourselves on offering our customers the latest in innovation, and are committed to rewriting the rules of what’s possible with mobile devices,” says Akhram Mohamed, CTO at Huawei Consumer Business Group,

Hewlett Packard Enterprise announces new Managing Director for HPE South Africa

Posted by - July 22, 2019

HPE has announced President Ntuli as the Managing Director for HPE South Africa, Effective August 1st, 2019. President joins us from Dimension Data MEA where he held the position of Regional Executive Sales, South East Africa and was responsible for driving the Dimension Data GTM sales and execution strategy across their brands of companies including

South Africa recognised as global destination for Business Process Service

Posted by - March 27, 2019

Following significant investments from key industry players and renewed focus on the sector from government, South Africa has emerged as a global destination of choice for Business Process Services (BPS). “In an unprecedented and seminal moment for the market, a sitting president specifically mentioned the BPS sector in a State of the Nation Address,” comments

YouTube Music launches in South Africa

Posted by - March 13, 2019

YouTube has launched a new music streaming service called YouTube Music in South Africa. The service offers music videos, official albums, singles, remixes, live performances, covers and hard-to-find music you can only get on YouTube. YouTube Music offers a number of features music lovers will really enjoy, says Google SA Head of Marketing Asha Patel.

WorldRemit launches in South Africa

Posted by - January 16, 2019

WorldRemit, a globally recognised digital money transfer service, has launched its low-cost digital service from South Africa to over 145 destinations worldwide. Using the WorldRemit app or website, customers can now send money as easily as sending an instant message to global destinations including Zimbabwe, Mozambique, the United Kingdom, India and Pakistan. According to the

Microsoft South Africa gets new MD

Posted by - January 15, 2019

Microsoft South Africa has appointed Lillian Barnard as its new Managing Director, effective March 1, 2019. Barnard, the current Director for Public Sector at Microsoft, will replace Zoaib Hoosen who has resigned after nearly five years at the helm. Since his appointment in 2014, Hoosen has successfully driven Microsoft’s growth in South Africa, overseeing the