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Amazon to hire 3,000 South Africans to help customers in North America and Europe

Amazon has made available 3,000 new virtual customer service jobs in South Africa. The roles will range from customer service associates to technical experts who will work virtually while supporting Amazon customers in North America and Europe.

MultiChoice will now offer Netflix and Amazon Prime to its subscribers

MultiChoice Group has gone from seeing Netflix and Amazon Prime Video as competitors who have an unfair advantage, to incorporating them as part of their subscription offering.

Amazon announces AWS Data Center Region in Cape Town, South Africa

A new AWS data center has been announced by Amazon in Cape Town South Africa. Werner Vogels: CTO & VP of Amazon, explains the need to providing access to scalable, dependable, and highly secure computing power during this trying time to keep organisations moving forward.

The darker side of personal digital assistants

When hosting a dinner party, are you obliged to let your guests know that you own a smart device like Amazon Echo or Google Home? The answer is yes, according to a privacy researcher.

Amazon Web Services to invest in black-owned South African small businesses

AWS is set help take some of South Africa's startups and small businesses to the next level of their business journey. AWS will invest over R365 million into 100% black owned South African small businesses in ICT.

Regulating Big Tech is hard

Governments are attempting to regulate tech giants, but the digital disruption genie is already out of the bottle. Regulating Facebook, Google and Amazon is hard given their bewildering complexity.

Gaming is transforming entertainment

As Internet connectivity has improved and hardware becomes faster, the gaming industry has not only kept pace but truly transformed entertainment and commerce with immersive experiences that have millions around the world hooked and paying up.