Africa


Kapersky Lab discovers zero-day vulneribility inpage editor

Kapersky Lab Discovers Zero-Day Vulnerability Attacks on Asian and African Banks

Just after signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Smart Africa Alliance last month, Kaspersky Lab has discovered attacks which appear to be using a zero-day exploit for the InPage text editor.  The exploit was used in attacks against banks in some Asian and African countries. A zero-day vulnerability […]


Vega School video gaming degree

This South African School is Offering Degree course in Gaming

Video gaming is one of the world’s quickest developing worldwide businesses and in this way a blasting profession alternative. As a $21 billion industry, it is soon anticipated that would gain more cash than Hollywood. As indicated by an industry report by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) the South African computer games industry […]


Nigerian online payment platform

Paystack introduces online payment for Nigerian merchants with Shopify Accounts. 1

Paystack, Nigerian and US-based online payment platform, has launched an integrated payments solution for Nigerian merchants who use Shopify. The launch of this payments gateway means that Nigerian online retailers on Shopify will now be able to accept payments from anyone, anywhere in the world, using local and international payment methods. […]


Kaspersky lab MoU Smart Africa Alliance

Kaspersky Lab to improve cybersecurity in Africa, signs MoU with Smart Africa Alliance

Russian international software security group, Kaspersky Lab has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Smart Africa Alliance on October 27 at the Kaspersky Lab headquarters in Moscow. The MoU between both parties is to drive improvement of protection of networks and critical systems, as well as raise cybersecurity […]


SAP co-innovation lab

Africa’s First SAP Co-Innovation Lab Opens in Johannesburg

German multinational software giant, SAP (German- Systemanalyse und Programmentwicklung, In English-System Analysis and Program Development) recently launched Africa’s first ever SAP Co-Innovation Lab (COIL). The lab, located in Johannesburg South Africa, will offer a hands-on environment for SAP to collaborate with software solution partners, system integrators and technology partners on […]


TADHACK Africa

African Developers at the TADHACK Global 2016 Challenge

The Telecom Application Developer initiative was started in 2013 as a grassroots effort to build an ecosystem focused on telecom application development. TADHack is focused on developers, technology, and creativity. It is currently the largest telecoms-focused hackathon worldwide, attracting 2000 registrations in 2015.  The TADHACK (Telecom Application Developer Hackathon) Global […]