Showing posts with category "software"

Microsoft Windows 11 is now available

As the day becomes October 5 in each time zone around the world, the availability of Windows 11 begins through a free upgrade on eligible Windows 10 PCs and on new PCs pre-installed with Windows 11.

October 5, 2021
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Software

WhatsApp boosts end-to-end encryption

Facebook chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg said the company is expanding end-to-end encryption on its WhatsApp messaging service.

September 17, 2021
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Software

A look at the new cashless and queue-less store Checkers is testing in South Africa

The Shoprite Group is turning to data science and technology to improve its stores, with the retailer currently testing a number of new concepts through a programme called ‘ShopriteX’.

August 18, 2021
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Software

Why you should disable this dangerous auto-join function on your mobile phone

A recent survey shows that half of respondents will choose to use public WiFi instead of mobile data when they are away from home. But few users are aware of the dangers public networks may pose, and they make the risks even worse by not switching some of their phones’ settings off.

August 13, 2021
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Software

Beware these WhatsApp chat scams

For nearly a year, scammers have been taking advantage of the disruption in deliveries to convince users to open malicious email attachments with the aim to steal money and credit card details, according to global cybersecurity and digital privacy company, Kaspersky.

August 6, 2021
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Software

South African fintech company Yoco raises R1.23 billion in funding

South African fintech company Yoco has raised R1.23 billion to accelerate product development and reach more merchants in South Africa and beyond.

July 27, 2021
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Software