TikTok to tackle grooming with safeguards for young users | TikTok

Children on TikTok will face “groundbreaking” new restrictions in an attempt to prevent grooming on the platform, the video-sharing company has announced, with particularly strict new rules for users under 16. The platform, which has a lower age limit of 13, said users under 16 would no longer be able Continue Reading

Infinidat Joins Forces with VMware to Tackle IoT Threats – Tempemail

Infinidat has partnered with VMware to deliver a comprehensive software-defined data centre solution that tackles current and evolving IoT Edge security threats. All industries are undergoing major digital transformation, leveraging technology to improve customer experiences, operational efficiency, enhance business agility, and create competitive advantage. IoT solutions play an essential part Continue Reading

We need to look beyond social media to tackle the scourge of disinformation- Tempemail

The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Disinformation is widely perceived as a great threat to liberal democracies. Commentators blame it for contributing to Donald Trump’s election, Brexit, denial of the climate crisis and the anti-vaccination movement. The Continue Reading

Microsoft Launches [email protected] Hackathon to Tackle GBV – Tempemail

Microsoft South Africa is partnering with NPO’s, 1000 Women Trust and TEARS Foundation, to launch the [email protected] Hackathon which aims to address gender-based violence in South Africa. Hackathons are aimed at finding solutions to specific challenges through collaborative brainstorming and programming in a short space of time. The [email protected] Hackathon Continue Reading

The five: robots helping to tackle coronavirus | Technology

Boston Dynamics Singapore park-goers have been reminded of their social distancing obligations by Boston Dynamics’ yellow “dog”. The robot hound is equipped with numerous cameras and sensors, which it can use to detect transgressors and broadcast pre-recorded warnings. The authorities have reassured locals it is not a quadruped data-collection device. Continue Reading

How Can Organisations Prepare Themselves Best To Tackle Such Circumstances As Now?- Tempemail

Read Article NTT Ltd., a global technology services company believes that being intelligent associates with being data-driven, connected, digital and secure. As a global ICT provider, they recently conducted the Global threat Intelligence Report (GTIR), that provides a comprehensive view of the types of threats impacting global organizations, together with Continue Reading

UKZN Uses Video to Tackle Mental Health Matters During COVID-19 | Tempemail

A video that deals with fear and anxiety during COVID-19 and can be viewed on YouTube is the product of a collaboration between the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN)’s Department of Psychology, an adult education specialist and the Centre for Rural Health. The project was commissioned by Professor Inge Petersen and Continue Reading

Samsung may launch affordable 5G phones to tackle COVID-19- Tempemail

(Image Source: Samsung) Read Article South Korean tech giant Samsung is reportedly planning to launch a new number of affordable 5G smartphones throughout the remaining year to recover from the losses caused due to COVID-19 pandemic. Samsung has already unveiled its first two cheap affordable 5G smartphones in the form Continue Reading

MTN Pledges $13.3 Million Relief Package to Tackle COVID-19 | Tempemail

Image sourced from Pinterest. MTN Group has announced the details of its $13.3 million relief package in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Operating across 21 markets, the network provider says that it has recognised its responsibility to contribute both in its home market, South Africa, as well as in other Continue Reading

IIT Roorkee develops mobile app to tackle COVID-19- Tempemail

Read Article In a bid to help the government deal with COVID-19, researchers at Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (IIT Roorkee) have developed a mobile application that can track movement of people with the disease and also can do geofencing around him or her. The system will get an alert, Continue Reading