Microsoft and LinkedIn to Bring Digital Skills to 25 million People Worldwide | Tempemail

Microsoft has announced a new global skills initiative aimed at bringing more digital skills to 25 million people worldwide by the end of the year. The announcement comes in response to the global economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Expanded access to digital skills is an important step in Continue Reading

Optus commits to digital core upgrade – Cloud – Software – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Optus is set to upgrade its core business systems to SAP’s S/4 HANA, creating a “digital core” that could help it enable new capabilities at the edge like predictive maintenance for cellular towers. The telco said in a slide deck that it would move from SAP’s ERP central component (ECC) Continue Reading

OECD says US still committed to global digital tax talks – Finance- Tempemail

The United States remains committed to global talks on the taxation of big digital companies despite its call for a pause, the head of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) said on Wednesday. US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s suggestion last month that a break was needed sparked European Continue Reading

Australian Red Cross unifies digital experience for 270,000 stakeholders – Strategy – Projects – Software- Tempemail

The Australian Red Cross has automated administrative tasks and provided a unified experience to 270,000 clients, donors, members and volunteers using Dell Boomi’s integration platform. The move comes as part of a broader shift at the not-for-profit to modernise its IT estate and offer online self-service capabilities, such as the Continue Reading

Peers call for tougher regulation of digital and social media in UK | Social media- Tempemail

Ministers are being urged to toughen up the regulation of digital and social media because “a pandemic of misinformation and disinformation” is eroding trust in politics and public institutions. A House of Lords committee on democracy and digital technologies, chaired by the film producer and Labour peer David Puttnam, has Continue Reading

TymeBank is Recognised as One of South Africa’s Top 3 Digital Banks | Tempemail

Image sourced from Business Tech Only 18 months after launching, TymeBank has been rated as one of the top three digital banks in South Africa by SITEisfaction. This recognition follows on the recent Forbes accolade, which claimed TymeBank as the 2nd best bank in the country its high levels of Continue Reading

RMIT to set up Industrial Digital Innovation Hub with Siemens – Training & Development- Tempemail

RMIT University is set to host a new Industrial Digital Innovation Hub at its Melbourne Advanced Manufacturing Precinct after partnering with German technology and automation specialists Siemens and Festo Didactics. The hub will be designed to facilitate digital progress at scale across different regions and industrial environments, with a view Continue Reading

Telkom Launches Digital Marketplace App to Help Small Businesses Grow | Tempemail

Image sourced from My Broadband To help the growth of small businesses in South Africa, Telkom Business has launched Yep! – a digital marketplace where customers can safely and confidently search and purchase from small, trusted businesses – available on Google Play and Apple’s app store. The app is geared Continue Reading