SA smartphone revenues grow 3.9% in Q2 2019

Posted by - August 26, 2019

Smartphone revenues grew 3.9% year-on-year in the second quarter of 2019 and unit sales dropped 4.9% to just under 3 million units in the same timeframe, continuing the same trend seen in the previous two quarters. That’s according to newly released point of sale tracking data from GfK South Africa’s Weekly Monitor, which indicates that

SA organisations slow to adopt 4IR technologies – SAIPA

Posted by - August 14, 2019

South Africa’s adoption of fourth industrial revolution (4IR) technologies is low, with only 13 percent of companies currently using artificial intelligence, an ongoing conference of accountants has heard. The South African Institute of Professional Accountants (SAIPA) is this week holding a conference in Cape Town focusing on 4IR and its impact on the accounting profession.

Google’s Digital Marketing Transformation programme launches in SA

Posted by - July 23, 2019

Google has announced the launch of the Digital Marketing Transformation (DMT) programme in South Africa. Nasser Ahmed, Google Digital Academy head of emerging markets, described the programme as a partnership between a One Google team and clients, which enables business growth through providing customised digital marketing advice, including digital marketing fundamentals, best practises and a