feature articles

Be on guard as Russia’s war on Ukraine could have global cybersecurity consequences

There is growing concern that the sanctions imposed on Russia could force cyber crime syndicates to think outside the box, potentially leading to a rise in cybercrimes, warns Martin Potgieter, Nclose’s Co-Founder & Technical Director.

A year-long Chinese Cyber Espionage Campaign in Russia now targets Defence Research Institutes

Check Point Research (CPR) has detected an ongoing, cyber espionage operation targeting Russian defence research institutes.

The move into hybrid: why we need to rethink the meeting room

As the great reshuffle rumbles on, reviewing office tech is key, says Sujit Menon, the Display & Client Peripherals Lead at Dell Technologies.

Puma Velocity Nitro 2

The Velocity Nitro 2 can be seen as a proper everyday runner, fitting in perfectly between Puma’s speedy, race-ready and carbon-plated Deviate...

Which laptop is good for forex trading?

19 May 2022

When it comes to the best trading laptops available on the market for 2022, these are the five choices which can help traders get the most out of their trading activity.


The high walls of data security

18 May 2022

Privacy, data security, digital identity – walled security gardens are becoming increasingly important tools for organisations looking to embed robust security says Aaron Thornton, CSO at Turrito Networks Chief Service...


Password management needs a rethink

18 May 2022

By Geshan Naicker, IT Manager at Itec


Why a future skills gap analysis is necessary

18 May 2022

By Zuko Mdwaba, Area Vice President, Salesforce South Africa


We all know South Africa has a corruption problem: Here's how to spot it

16 May 2022

Leon Steyn, CEO at Dante Deo, identifies the six leading indicators that something fishy is afoot and that corruption has taken hold in procurement.


Digital transformation of education holds mixed implications for developing countries

16 May 2022

The acceleration of digitalisation in education has created both threats and opportunities for developing economies such as those in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, according to SAS.


PUMA X Rick and Morty streetwear collection arrives in SA today

13 May 2022

Hot on the heels of its Minecraft collection comes Puma’s commitment to off-beat animated comedy - the Rick and Morty streetwear collab.


Don’t WhatsApp me, I’ll WhatsApp you

12 May 2022

By Dori-Jo Bonner, Strategist at Striata Africa


IoT asset tracking for farming to gain momentum

12 May 2022

By Anna Branquinho, Product marketing associate at Trinity IoT


Preventative infrastructure maintenance is key to saving costs and driving safety in smelting and processing sector

12 May 2022

By Otto Botha, MD at Waco Engineering Services

notebook and tablet pcs

Acer Aspire Vero AV15

13 May 2022

Can a notebook go green while still proving performance? The Acer Vero AV15 notebook is here to find out.


Garmin Venu 2 Plus

5 May 2022

The Garmin Venu 2 Plus makes a strong play towards the smartwatch side of the market by offering a solid contingent of features without skimping on the that for which they are known best.


UA Stretch Woven Shorts

14 April 2022

If you’ve ever felt a bit cramped by your shorts, these are the shorts you should be eyeing.

audio visual

Winx Vibe Pure ANC wireless headphones

8 April 2022

With an RRP of R1200, the Winx Vibe Pure ANC wireless headphones do what not many active noise cancelling headphones can – come in at a decent budget friendly price.

peripherals and components

Logitech MK295 Silent Wireless Combo

11 March 2022

Logitech’s MK295 Silent Wireless Combo keyboard and mouse features what the company calls SilentTouch technology.


POCO M3 smartphone

19 January 2022

On offer is a lower midrange smartphone which performs amicably with what's contained under the hood.


UA HOVR Apex 3 Training Shoes

20 December 2021

If you’re thinking about committing a bit more to the gym this holiday, or if you have made it your second home, Under Armour’s Apex 3 training shoes have a lot going for it.


Tecno Camon 17P

9 December 2021

The Tecno Camon 17P is now available for purchase locally for R5 000, competing in the respectable midrange market. Can it keep up with the pace?


Puma Voyage Nitro trail running shoes

30 November 2021

Puma has taken a renewed interest in all things running. The new Puma Voyage Nitro trail running shoes proves the company is on the right track - also off-road.


Fitbit Charge 5 smartband

18 November 2021

The Charge 5 brings a whole lot of features to the smartband space. Is it worth the R4 000 asking price?

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