These are all the projects Johann Rupert supports
Johann Rupert is well known as one of South Africa's most successful businessmen who regularly appears on international rich lists, but his tremendous philanthropic and charity work does not enjoy the same exposure.
How tech is saving South Africa's rhinos
Technologies such as long-range wide area networks, radioactive isotope injections, and the Postcode Meerkat detection system are helping to reduce rhino poaching in South Africa.
Arrest warrant reportedly issued for "millionaire" Bitcoin trader
Police are searching for 29-year-old cryptocurrency entrepreneur Sandile Shezi after an investor accused Shezi of swindling him out of R500,000, reports City Press.
Court gags iSAT CEO in R21-billion dispute
iSAT South Africa CEO, Rory Pearton, has been interdicted from threatening, harassing, defaming, and abusing Dimension Data and its staff, reports the Sunday Times.
Vodacom and MTN's advertising battle
The Advertising Regulatory Board (ARB) has dismissed a complaint from MTN that Vodacom's "Further together" advertising campaign exploits goodwill MTN generated through its "Good Together" concept.
Apple wants to delay App Store ruling
Apple Inc. is angling to delay making the most significant change to its App Store business model since the platform was launched in 2008, an overhaul that could cost the tech giant a few billion dollars annually. [Bloomberg]
Bitcoin regulation blunders bite SA
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) and the Eastern and Southern Africa Anti-Money Laundering Group (ESAAMLG) have published a report indicating significant issues with cryptocurrency regulation in South Africa.
SA's electric car boom is coming
South Africa is set for big growth in electric vehicle (EV) adoption as more manufacturers bring models into the country, charging infrastructure expands, and international markets demand electric cars from local manufacturing plants.
We tested the true volume of soft drinks
MyBroadband measured the volume of different soft drinks, compared it to the advertised volume on the bottle, and found that you typically get more than you pay for.
Here's how much Johann Rupert's Remgro makes from each of its companies
Remgro released its financial results for the year ended 30 June 2021, which showed headline earnings increase by 66.1% from R1.737 billion to R2.885 billion over the last year.
Elderly woman swindled out of R300,000 on over-70s dating site
An elderly woman from Kempton Park was swindled out of R300,000 after falling in love with the photo of a man claiming to be an Italian living in the Cape, Rapport reports.
Cardano founder's big vision for blockchain
Blockchain and decentralized technologies offer a compelling potential solution for many of the governance issues affecting the world today, according to the founder of the Cardano blockchain. [Bloomberg]
Fourth wave COVID-19 warning for SA
Wits University vaccinology professor Shabir Madhi told the Sunday Times that the campaigning period ahead of 1 November's local elections could cause numerous superspreader events.
When to expect the Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 in South Africa
The launch of Microsoft's Surface Laptop 4 in South Africa has been delayed until the last quarter of 2021, the company has confirmed to MyBroadband.