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5 signs that you’re addicted to technology

Let’s not deny it: technology is great. However, there comes a point where enough is enough and you simply need to draw the line. The following are a few signs that it might be that time. 1. On more than one occasion you’ve been knocked off your feet by some idiot who couldn’t be bothered…

When Starting a Business – The Best Things You Can Do

If starting a business in 2013 is one of your plans, you’re a smart person. Now is one of the best times to start a new business, with the economy having made a decent recovery and other good economic factors looking good. For someone who has never started a business before, the task of building…

5 Reasons Why SMS Is Here To Stay

SMS remains the most popular two-way communications platform on the planet. In most cases, it’s inexpensive, casual, and discreet for users. It also represents one of the more profitable features offered by mobile network operators. And while SMS does face an increasingly fractured market, largely from the growth of messaging apps, it’s not going anywhere…

More Technology Makes Lazy Humans

Here’s my first interview in 2013 with the Weekend Post newspaper’s John Harvey. LOVE it or hate it, social media is here to stay and will continue to revolutionise the way we communicate. Initially the preserve of well-to-do college students (as was the case with Microsoft and Apple before them), platforms like Facebook and Twitter…

Broadband in South Africa doubles in two years

JOHANNESBURG, 6 December 2012:- Broadband access in South Africa has more than doubled in the last two years, as mobile operators slashed the cost of data and network roll-out accelerated.   This is revealed in new data contained in the final version of the Internet Access in South Africa 2012 study, released today. The study…