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Friday, 22 May 2015 17:22

SimbaPay, a leading digital money transfer provider, have announced the launch of its money transfer service for Nigerians living in the UK

Using the SimbaPay app or website, Nigerians living in the UK can send money to any bank account or mobile phone in Nigeria instantly with no extra charges involved.

Thursday, 21 May 2015 21:36

Precise Biometrics product for fingerprint recognition in mobile devices, Precise BioMatch™ Mobile, has through cooperation with Fingerprint Cards (FPC) been integrated smartphone from Oppo, R7 Plus and Yulong, Coolpad Tiptop Pro

The integration in Oppor will generate license revenue starting from the second quarter 2015.

Thursday, 21 May 2015 20:32

According to latest Temenos white paper “Experience-Driven Banking – A Race Banks Must Win” banks are to stay ahead of a diverse and changing set of challengers

The report lays out the competitive imperative for banks to stay ahead of a diverse and changing set of challengers.

There’s a real hunger for skills in Africa, which means that businesses are demanding that HR departments step up to the plate

Businesses across major African economies such as Kenya and Nigeria are coming under increasing pressure to align their strategies for retaining talent, compensating employees and engaging with their workforces with good international practices.

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 06:36

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc in conjunction with Unified Payment Systems Limited have introduced a faster and seamless, contactless payment solution that never fails

Dubbed “PayAttitude” is a Near Field Communication (NFC) tag, with an internal chip which works on NFC-enabled POS terminals at designated partner locations across Nigeria.

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 06:34

African Internet Exchange Points have recorded a big increase in domestic bandwidth production, as a result of growth in sharing of Google cache, e-government services, local hosting infrastructure and services

According to Packet Clearing House (PCH), Africa’s domestic bandwidth production grew by 145 percent, from 113Gigabits in April last year to 277 Gigabits in April this year.

Thursday, 14 May 2015 06:59

A new report by Kaspersky Lab shows how the threat actor Naikon has spent the last five years successfully infiltrating national organisations around the South China Sea

Experts have discovered that Naikon attackers appear to be Chinese-speaking and that their primary targets are top-level government agencies and civil and military organizations.

Thursday, 14 May 2015 06:55

Liquid Telecom South Africa have announced an expansion of its reseller base in response to increasing demand for broadband connectivity over its award-winning satellite network

In South Africa Liquid Telecom sells satellite connectivity via its network of resellers and passes direct sales enquiries onto these resellers.

Thursday, 14 May 2015 06:54

A new method of ATM attack has now emerged where cybercriminals evolved malware to withdraw cash directly from ATMs without the need to compromise card data

The Automated Teller Machine (ATM) has always been a popular target for criminals looking to quickly steal cash.

Wednesday, 06 May 2015 06:33

Equinix, Inc., the global interconnection and data center company, have announced new offerings of private, managed connections to Microsoft Office 365 via Azure ExpressRoute through the Equinix Cloud Exchange™

Available in Q3 of this year, direct access to Office 365 from inside Equinix will be available in 15 markets worldwide.