BBC: US may tie social media to visa applications

The Trump administration has said it wants to start collecting the social media history of nearly everyone seeking a visa to enter the US. The proposal, which comes from the state department, would require most visa applicants to give details of their Facebook and Twitter accounts. They would have to disclose all social media identities […]

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Huawei, Partners Continue Boosting ICT Career Prospects

HUAWEI and its channel partners have hosted a certification award ceremony as well as interview sessions for 19 Huawei Authorised Information and Network Academy (HAINA) graduates for the second time in a year. Graduates consisted of senior students from Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) and the University of Johannesburg (UJ). The HAINA initiative is a […]

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Gaps caused by lack of infrastructure and operations(I&O) skills in African companies

Two-thirds of organisations are not adequately addressing the infrastructure and operations (I&O) skills gaps that will impede their digital business initiatives, according to Gartner, Inc. Successful I&O organisations will need to implement vastly different roles and technologies during the next five years. Gartner forecasts that, by 2019, IT technical specialist hires will fall by more […]

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Why identification is important for mobile operators in Africa

Mobile operators have the capabilities, the experience and the track record to provide fast and secure authentication. For more than two decades, mobile operators have been authenticating consumers’ devices on their networks, securely providing voice calls, messaging, Internet access and other services, while safeguarding consumers’ privacy and personal data. According to the 2017 Mobile Economy […]

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