Month: January 2020

  1. Telecoms
Liquid Telecom South Africa is launching a 5G wholesale network according to the company’s press statement released yesterday. Available from early 2020 in all major South African cities, this latest fifth-generation of mobile Internet connectivity will enable wholesale operators to create innovative, ultra-fast, and scalable digital services for their customers. Liquid Telecom will use its […]
  1. AI
  2. Security
CEO of Google and Alphabet Sundar Pichai is convinced that AI must be regulated in order to prevent the potential negative consequences of tools including deepfakes and facial recognition, he said in an op-ed for the Financial Times on Monday. “There is no question in my mind that artificial intelligence needs to be regulated,” Pichai […]
  1. Telecoms
Following outages on the West Africa Cable System (WACS) and South Atlantic 3 (SAT3) cables yesterday, South Africans have experienced slow speeds when connecting to international websites. WACS is a submarine cable which links South Africa with the United Kingdom. It has 14 landing points – 12 along the western coast of Africa and two […]
  1. Movies
The worst thing about Bad Boys for Life is that it is not heralded with a chart-topping rap collab between Nelly, P. Diddy, and Murphy Lee. The era of the St. Lunatics is firmly behind us. The era for Bad Boys seemed to be as well. But 17 years after Bad Boys II, Bad Boys for Life returns to Miami, where the boys remain […]
  1. Security
Security firm WebARX discovered that the InfiniteWP Client and WP Time Capsule plugins contain issues that allow malicious parties to log in to an administrator account without using a password. “Because authentication bypass vulnerabilities are often logical mistakes in the code and don’t actually involve a suspicious-looking payload, it can be hard to find and […]
  1. Apps
Microsoft’s new Edge browser, which uses the same engine as Google Chrome, is now available for download. The updated version of Edge is based on Chromium, Google’s open-source web browser, and has been in beta testing for a year. Microsoft stated that the new browser was built “from the ground up” for “world-class compatibility and […]
  1. Movies
Nominees for the 92nd Academy Awards came out Monday morning, and Joker took the lead with 11 nominations. The Irishman, 1917 and Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood also scored several nominations, including a nod each for best picture. Fan favorite film Avengers: Endgame got one nomination, for visual effects, while Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker […]
  1. Cars
General Motors is readying the announcement of an all-electric pickup truck that will carry the branding of the company’s infamous gas-guzzling Hummer, according to The Wall Street Journal. The new vehicle will reportedly be teased during a Super Bowl commercial starring LeBron James. GM will sell the Hummer truck starting in 2022 under its GMC […]

Good Reads

Usually, the election results are announced on the election day as soon as counting is done and that’s not the case in 2020’s elections but that’s actually normal because there is no rule in the constitution that makes it mandatory for the results to be announced on election day. Looking at the CNN Election Map, […]

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Usually, the election results are announced on the election day as soon as counting is done and that’s not the case in 2020’s elections but that’s actually normal because there is no rule in the constitution that makes it mandatory for the results to be announced on election day. Looking at the CNN Election Map, […]
South Africa has tabled a proposal meant to fight Piracy also known as copyright infringement online by placing the responsibility on Internet Service Providers (ISPs). According to a draft white paper published on the 9th of October 2020 by Minister of Communications and Digital Technologies Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams on 9 October in the Government Gazette, the […]

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Vodacom has lost its operating Licence in Lesotho after the Communications Authority wrote to the Telecoms company that it had revoked its, “unified license”. According to the Lesotho Communications Authority, the decision to invoke Vodacom’s license was taken because Vodacom failed to pay a fine equivalent to R134 million for allegedly breaching legislation governing companies […]
When Money Destroys Nations is a book authored by a guy named Philip Haslam who believes Zimbabwe urgently needs a decentralized currency system to solve the severe problems in its money and banking system. ZIMBOCASH is free to join Zimbabwean cryptocurrency and only available to Zimbabwean residents and Zimbabweans in the diaspora who have a […]

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