A look at PayPal's potential in Afrika

PayPal has been around for well over a decade now, but in the last few years it’s begun to get significantly more aggressive about its growth. On the one hand, this has become evident simply through the performance of the company. Per late-2017 earnings reports, PayPal is getting more…

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The ongoing battle against cybercrime in South Africa

South Africa is one country that has been struggling to come to terms with the huge cyber security problem it faces. According to the Global Fraud Report, an annual publication that ranks regions according to the number of incidents of cybercrime, sub-Saharan Africa has the third highest exposure to incidents…

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The Top 5 Running Gadgets for 2018

Running is a common yet very effective workout. It is easy to carry out as it does not require any special facilities or equipment. One can just put on their running gear and hit the road. However, some technological gadgets can make it more enjoyable and motivate the runner. Some…

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An overview of Amazon

Do you want to know which company holds 43,5% of the e-commerce market in the United States? I am sure that I don’t need to give you three guesses on that one. It is, of course, Amazon. It’s no surprise, with over a million products added daily,…

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Why some videos are far more engaging than others

As a medium video is able to engage viewers far better than any other type of content. However that being said, there are some videos that are simply better at it than others. If you scroll through social media it is easy to spot these videos, as they invariably have…

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Using technology to support financial planning

How do you look after your money? Chances are, for many of us, the answer is ‘badly’. Whether you’re looking to pay your bills on time, clear your debts or plan for a big purchase, it’s important to try to get some sense of control for your finances.…

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How to buy Bitcoin in Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa

With the ability to buy, sell and convert bitcoin using only one account, Coindirect has a simple and secure solution to starting a cryptocurrency investment. With the popularity of cryptocurrency markets growing by the week, you may be looking for a way to buy bitcoin for yourself. Up until recently,…

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