You've never heard of XKeyscore, but it definitely knows you. The National Security Agency's top-secret program essentially makes available everything you've ever done on the Internet — browsing history, searches, content of your emails, online chats, even your metadata — all at the tap of the keyboard. The Guardian exposed...

visionVision Group won an Information and Technology (IT) award at the prestigious CIO 100 East Africa Annual Awards in Nairobi, Kenya.

The media company received the award for its project on virtualization, a kind of technology that helps consolidate data center technologies.

The 2011 survey, carried out by CIO East Africa, sought outstanding projects from 600 companies from Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and Ethiopia that not only used cutting-edge technology, but also had an impact on business.

Last year, many Apple fans were shocked by the price tag attached to the Cupertino Giant's 10th-anniversary smartphone. Yes, the iPhone X was expensive - depending on the edition, buyers had to pay between $999 and $1,149 for Apple's innovative handset. Not even Samsung's high-profile phablet, the Galaxy Note...
People in developed countries are familiar with the amazing benefits of mobile technology. For everything from texting to banking to checking sports scores, most folks rely on their smartphones and tablets for much of their daily desires. In the last few years, mobile technology has expanded and upgraded to the...

pricesThe government has succumbed to Internet market players' demands for a piece of its inland fibre optic network.

In a meeting chaired by Information permanent secretary Bitange Ndemo, and attended by telecom operators, it was resolved that a team be formed to manage the National Optic Fibre Backbone Infrastructure (Nofbi).

webWeb Africa is the latest Internet service provider to slash the cost of hosting websites in SA, introducing uncapped hosting options on shared servers starting at R19/month for 50MB of disk space and unlimited bandwidth.

Historically, hosting websites in SA has been significantly more expensive than in many overseas markets, prompting some companies — especially smaller businesses — to host their sites offshore.

Cloud infrastructure and data centers are purported to penetrate many of the key growing African markets in 2018. The harbingers of this impending growth have been building for years. Some nations are even generating a power surplus that’s being exported for profits, while others are benefiting from incoming investments...

tech1Moved by images of buildings crumbling like sand castles and children wandering the streets crying for parents buried in the rubble, I donated $10 to the Yéle Haiti Earthquake Fund, excited that saving the world was as simple as texting — something I do daily without even thinking.

Yéle reportedly collected more than $2 million from its SMS fundraising, which was lead by hip-hop producer and Yéle chairman Wyclef Jean.

Flexible robot arms have become highly popular to companies pursuing automation. Their popularity is as a result of their flexibility and the great benefits that companies in diverse industries gain from them. Flexible robot arms come with many benefits. Most important among them is that they are able to automate...
Smartphone ownership has increased significantly around the world over the past few years. It is this increase that has caught the eye of game developers and companies alike who realise just how much impact the mobile industry is having. The rising increase in the number of mobile device owners...