Did You Know you are now protected against online fraud in South Africa?

Money! We all need it, and it never seems to be enough to meet our expenditure demands. (At least that is how I feel!) We work, we earn, we receive the money to our banks, we spend it, either wish cash or card. Well that has been the way for a long time, but innovation … Continue reading Did You Know you are now protected against online fraud in South Africa?

Did You Know About Corruption In The Timber Sector In Many African Countries?

It is a well known fact that corruption affects potential innovation negatively. A few weeks ago I blogged about the negative impacts of online censorship on innovation. Today I would like to address another corruption-related issue. According to an article on howwemadeitinafrica.com,┬áin many African countries the artisanal sector is dominated by logging companies who operate … Continue reading Did You Know About Corruption In The Timber Sector In Many African Countries?

Did You Know How Online-Censorship Affects Innovation?

In October, freedomhouse.org published the annual Freedom on the Net-Report - A study designed to measure the freedom on the internet in 65 countries. Over the weekend, I had a look at the 2015 report. This made me think about how censorship potentially affects innovation and left me wondering what can be done about it. … Continue reading Did You Know How Online-Censorship Affects Innovation?