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Mobile payments making paying easier

Friday, May 29th, 2015 - 12:00 pm - Sonja van der Westhuizen

Just when you thought it was safe to leave your credit card at home, along came mobile payment facilities. Snapscan, developed here in Stellenbosch, is the best-known mobile payment option at the moment. Apart from SnapScan, PocketPOS, FlickPay and Payment Pebble are also widely used in South Africa. All these use your cell phone as Mobile POS (point […]

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Friday, May 29th, 2015 - 8:51 am - Sonja van der Westhuizen

As part of the electrical reticulation works of the backlog maintenance project, a sectional shutdown is scheduled on Sunday 31 May 2015. The floors that are affected are indicated on the schedule.  All power points must be regarded as live for the full duration of the shut down as the electricity supply can be restored […]

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New IT building – greenest on campus

Friday, May 15th, 2015 - 12:00 pm - Sonja van der Westhuizen

In September the Information Technology (IT) division will enter a new era. Not only will we be moving to a new building, our new home will also be the first truly “green” building on campus. A wide range of sustainability characteristics have been incorporated in the new building’s design and can be considered according to the Green Building Council of South […]

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Phishing scam disguised as DHL Shipping document

Monday, May 11th, 2015 - 10:42 am - Sonja van der Westhuizen

Phishing scammers and fraudsters will never give up trying to trick people into giving their personal details, passwords and bank account details. The latest scam (although by no means new) involves a DHL (courier) shipping document: The subject will be: “Track Your Shipment DHL Shipping Document (B/L ******#####)  The content will be: “Good Day Your […]

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Course dates

Friday, April 17th, 2015 - 9:04 am - Sonja van der Westhuizen

If learning a new skill was one of those forgotten resolutions, you can now  brush up on your MS Excel or MS Access skills. IT is once again offering computer courses at both Stellenbosch and Tygerberg campuses.  For more information and instructions on how to register for any of these courses, browse to the IT SERVICE CATALOGUE […]

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