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Managing the impact of the global digital component shortage
Discussing the General Data Protection Regulation in Africa
IT News Africa: Top Stories of the Week
The WeChat hotel experience of the future
The great e-tolls debate: Wayne Duvenage vs Coenie Vermaak
TalkCentral: Ep 242 – ‘Stella’s turn at the top’
Etion Secure appoints new Executive
Bitcoin crashes far below $4 000
Bitcoin crashes below $4 000
Google’s Duplex AI starts rolling out to Pixel phones
The rise of the millennial workforce has driven the evolution of tech
5G will become the mainstream ecosystem by 2022-Ericsson
Korean Telecom to use Big Data to prevent diseases in Ghana
Altron’s Altech Radio Holdings rebrands
Orange and MTN announce Mowali venture
Accenture Nigeria to unveil Innovation Index 2018
Takealot experiences record number of visitors this Black Friday
Huawei Honor 8x finally arrives in South Africa
i-Pay saves Black Friday for local retailers
The impact of hyper-availability on e-tailing
Apple defends iPhone app fees in pivotal court case
Black Friday tips for mobile shoppers
Big changes coming to DStv Now
Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams sworn in as new Minister of Communications
Cell C offers triple data deals
Top 10 essential healthcare apps to have on your phone
Amazon confirms exposing customer email addresses
Takealot avoids repeat of Black Friday website downtime
Digital era brings a new breed of CIO
5 technologies that will continue to make waves in 2019
Takealot takes massive strain this Black Friday
US allies urged to shun Huawei equipment: report
Forcepoint Cybersecurity Predictions for 2019
No bottom in sight as cryptocurrency pain deepens
Sony launches new Cybershot camera in South Africa
“We need economic growth to stimulate retail sales in Africa” – Grant Morgan
Ndabeni-Abrahams to lead merged communications ministry
Watch: Apple’s new Pixar-inspired holiday ad
Interest rates hiked for first time since 2016
First wave of speakers announced for Digital Retail Forum 2019
The future of wearable technology? You’re already wearing it
MFS Africa: Investing in Africa’s fintech sector
Samsung to roll out Galaxy flagships in 2019
Follow EPL live scores with Livescore
The future of customer experience
Gemalto expands data centre footprint in Europe
Run your home remotely with IoT
The real reason you still can’t use your phone on a plane
Beware of cyber scammers as you prepare to shop this Black Friday
FreshPhone launches app aimed at replacing traditional home phone
Easiest way to fix Facebook? Break it up
MTN opens Mobile Money API as it unveils fund for Ugandan startups
AgileIT CEO says 80% of ITSM and ITIL projects fail to meet their objectives
Black Friday to boost local e-Commerce
Interview: McAfee regional director Trevor Coetzee and DRS CEO Rob Brown
For Cell C, MVNOs are now big business
Deep cost cuts looming at iPhone maker Foxconn
Eskom a threat to SA’s finances, AG says
How banks can improve payment chaos this Black Friday
OpenView grows active set-top box base to 1.4 million
Lenovo reveals new range of PC and gaming solutions
Cell C turns to Blue Label, banks to refinance onerous debt
Smartphone sales soar in SA, but consumers shun tablets
The time is now for mixed reality in the modern workplace
For Cell C, MVNOs are big business
New NBA 2K mobile available on iOS
Simple tips to protect yourself this Black Friday
Skype calling now available on Alexa
Technology revolution is about people
The changing world of data protection
SB Mobile: Standard Bank launches its MVNO
SB Mobile: Standard Bank launches its MVNO
IoT arena has seen growth in the Q1 and Q2 of 2018
As the IoT grows, threat actors continue to use ‘brute-force’ tactics to create botnets
Microsoft Office 365 – The no brainer business optimisation tool
How retailers and consumers can prevent cyber fraud this Black Friday
E-commerce may be just be the kick-starter the South African economy needs
E-commerce may be just the kick-starter the South African economy needs
Are South African businesses ready for 5G disruption?
Battlefield V is now available worldwide
LG debuts smart speaker with screen
Reunert lifts dividend on strong ICT performance
US accuses China of continuing IP theft
Watch: Ace Combat 7 and Man of Medan trailers
Zuckerberg hopes to work with Sandberg for ‘decades’
How to beat the Black Friday delivery blues
Microsoft finds investor favour as stock rout punishes peers
Load shedding now goes all the way to stage 8
Kenya: Cellulant and Facebook launch Africa’s first AR on Messenger
Losses mounting for tech stocks
TalkCentral: Ep 241 – ‘Roamin’ in the Gloamin”
Sky and Space Global – Dedicated to Connecting Africa
Telltale’s The Walking Dead continues
Backspace: ‘Eskom’s head office’
Economic super ministry may be on the cards
Black Friday tips: Safe shopping starts with awareness
NASCU, Mastercard driving financial inclusion in Zambia
U.S. Embassy launches Ethiopia Hacks program
No end in sight for crypto selloff as bitcoin breaches $4 500
SA app uKheshe launched for micropayments
Cell C offers 50GB for R500 this Black Friday
Tech giants didn’t deserve public trust in the first place
Taxify expands to the Garden Route
Risk Management adoption critical in increasing threat landscape
Why online retailers can’t prevent Black Friday blackouts
Codehesion delivers world-class software within weeks
SITA rolls out cloud computing infrastructure
Why online retailers can’t prevent Black Friday blackouts
Apple nears bear territory as iPhone concern mounts
Load shedding regime now goes all the way to stage 8
All eyes on human trafficking with visible public CCTV surveillance
South Africa’s businesses are slowly adopting digital transformation
Best deals on Xbox One this Black Friday revealed
Shadow IT – is it as ominous as it sounds?
Crypto market convulses as bitcoin sinks
Bottom falling out of the Nasdaq as tech stocks plunge
tt100 Awards Interview: Nelito Systems
What makes a WAF ‘advanced’?
Watch: Phathizwe Malinga discusses Sqwidnet’s biggest highlight for 2018
Is Microsoft releasing a Disc-Less Xbox One in 2019?
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Andrew Hall appointed as new MD of Paratus Namibia
Nigeria selects Papersoft and Integrated Biometrics as tech partners for national financial inclusion program
Will the PoPI Act and GDPR see your storage costs triple?
2018 tt100 Awards, a grand success
Virgin Mobile said to be exploring Middle East, Africa sale
ESET launches mobile security product for Airtel Nigeria
Gloom grips cryptocurrency world as bitcoin selloff continues
AI digital solution aims to support domestic violence victims in South Africa
Fintech start-up FinChatBot secures R7-million funding
Watch the Battlefield V launch trailer here
Important security tips for IoT apps to consider
The kilogram is being redefined – a physicist explains
Esports in South Africa: 5 Myths Dispelled
Fortinet unveils threat landscape for 2019
Dimension Data honoured with three global awards
Impressive growth in .za domains
tt100 Awards Interview: CURA Software Solutions
How IoT will help bridge the digital divide in Africa
Watch | Huawei Software’s Wang Zizhong on the company’s cloud services
tt100 Awards Interview: Brucol Global Development
Facebook woes sap $17.4-billion of Zuckerberg’s wealth
Why we should all fear the creeping surveillance state
Memo reveals Eskom restructuring plan
Load shedding returns
Virtual Reality: A revolution in efficient, effective and safe skills development
Keeping secrets in the age of quantum computing
10 Steps to get better WiFi at home
tt100 Awards Interview: Netstar
Watch | Huawei’s Wu Congcheng on powering the future for operators
Watch | Huawei’s Leroy Garwood Blimegger on transforming to a digital business in Africa
tt100 Awards Interview: Accsys
tt100 Awards Interview: Tabula Rasa
Facebook launches independent body for content policy
The key technology behind a great surveillance system
GDPR: Data privacy and the increasing cost of security
tt100 Awards Interview: The Space Advisory Company
Veritas uses AI to predict and prevent downtime
tt100 Awards Interview: ThisIsMe
tt100 Awards Interview: Passion4Performance
tt100 Awards Interview: The X/procure Group
Anatomy of a crisis: why SA is on the brink of rolling blackouts
Dakar 18 Review
Report urges Eskom, Transnet criminal probes
Load shedding could be back by Christmas
Google launches Digital Wellbeing to address digital addiction
tt100 Awards Interview: The hearX Group
Interview: Sandras Phiri gives insights on developing startups
Microsoft resumes Windows update after month-long delay
5 Ways to Make Your Home Smart
How to shop online safely this Black Friday
Andrew Hall named new Managing Director for Paratus Namibia
Google’s high-flying balloons to provide Internet in Africa
Huawei launches AI integrated cloud in South Africa
ANC wanted to launch a mobile network: report
WannaCry ransomware is still affecting almost 75,000 users
What are the top three targeted industries for cybercrime?
Watch | Huawei’s Ian Valentine on making mobile video a success in Africa
Watch | Huawei’s Lu Baoqiang on the challenges for operators in the digital era
Operators given more time to implement data expiry rules
tt100 business awards 2018 puts the spotlight on emerging business innovators
PayFort wins award for ‘Most Innovative Online Payment Service Provider’
ICT4D: A leap for the development of SOS children’s villages in South Africa
The Pokémon craze continues with Let’s Go Pikachu and Eevee
Interview: Former Nasa administrator Major-General Charles Bolden
Spoilt for choice! A rundown of TV brands in South Africa
Bitcoin extends rout after cryptocurrencies plunge 12%
Eskom seeks new operating model as it fires executives
Watch | Huawei showcases IoT solutions at AfricaCom
Why global tech stocks are not overvalued
A decade of Bitcoin heralds a certain future
Liquid Telecom partners Kymeta to deliver mobile satellite to remote locations in Africa
DEFY leads communication at the Turkey – Africa II. Economic and Business Forum
Angola Cables, Broadband Infraco set on improving internet connectivity in Africa
Microsoft launches program to help tech startups
Gen Z research reveals that we haven’t raised a generation of robots
KINGDOM HEARTS III returns to the 100 Acre Wood with Winnie the Pooh
Professional product managers deliver next-level business agility
Fintech to solve financial exclusion in Egypt
Businessperson of the Year goes to the CEO of Datacentrix
How will Automation, AI and IoT shape user experience?
UN forum to bring ‘big space data’ benefits to disaster response in Africa
Discovery’s new tech-led bank: what it will offer
Battery boom to attract $620-billion in investment by 2040
Apple outlook dims as suppliers worldwide sound the alarm
Watch | Huawei showcases IoT solutions at AfricaCom #1
Watch | Huawei showcases IoT solutions at AfricaCom #2
Seacom to buy 100% of FibreCo
Nokia and rain to deploy 5G in South Africa
Huawei Cloud to be available by year-end in South Africa
Spotify for Apple Watch – Keeping time with music
SACS Cable to expand connectivity in Africa via data centres
How WiFi Mesh networks can increase coverage and speed
Tencent profit blows past all expectations
Where Telkom is winning (and where it’s not)
MTN said to be close to $800-million Nigeria settlement
Huawei launches open platform to facilitate AI development
After a period of unusual stability, bitcoin suddenly plunges
5G set to lead new network paradigms
The Spyro Reignited Trilogy is now available worldwide
Is social media stealing the power from telecoms operators?
SARAO joins the Ceph Foundation to advance open source storage
Free Conference Call connects over 40 mln people in Uganda
Vulnerabilities found in DJI Drone platform
MTN’s $20 ‘smart feature phone’ runs KaiOS. What is that?
Cell C to give customers greater control over managing their costs
Namibian firm Green set to exhibit at AfricaCom 2018
How fibre compares to satellite in meeting South Africa’s connectivity needs
The evolution of business communication from fax to email to – What now?
SABC begins consultations over retrenchments
Why there is a growing appetite for decentralised networks
AfricaCom 2018: New mobile device makes internet connectivity affordable
Black Friday 2018 – How Parcelninja makes sure parcels are delivered on time
Naspers backing R5.8-billion iFood funding round
Malusi Gigaba loses fight to keep his job
MTN sees ‘great progress’ in resolving Nigeria woes
Why you should attend Digital Retail Forum 2019
Vodacom appoints new Managing Executive for IoT Africa
Shuter shrugs off MTN’s Nigeria dispute, eyes opportunities
Ericsson to showcase best performing networks at AfricaCom 2018
South Africans lead the world in demand for constant connectivity
Using GDPR and PoPI as strategies for success in a digital landscape
Telkom to switch off its 2G network
Telkom warns over ‘dangerous’ spectrum auction
Edge computing will come of age in 2019
MTN set to relaunch Mobile Money in South Africa
The ethics of Artificial Intelligence
MTN to buy Simfy: report
Cell C customers now roaming on MTN
MTN has best network for video streaming: OpenSignal
Ripple is aiming to overtake Swift banking network
Interview: Vox CEO highlights the importance of respect, accountability & efficiency
Workonline, Equinix open networks between Africa and Asia-Pacific
Microsoft launches end-to-end program to help boost start-ups
MzansiSat to provide affordable broadband capabilities for Africans
Official Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Nuketown Trailer Revealed
Get your Android and iOS apps developed fast and affordably
Apple has a Plan B as iPhone demand peaks; many suppliers don’t
Vox selected as Microsoft Azure Data Centre partner
MTN mulls share sale in Rwanda
Telkom’s fixed-line business under severe pressure
Twitter mourns the passing of comic book legend Stan Lee
5-point checklist to ensure optimal cost and operational efficiency in mining
Telkom’s mobile business is flying – subscribers up 50%
Gemalto showcases connected and secure IOT at AfricaCom 2018
Liquid Telecom, Microsoft to expand Azure to more of Africa
Interview: Nneile Nkholise, Managing Director at iMed Tech
Focus on the challenges, not the technology
Interview: Huawei Enterprise Group’s Alex Du Min and Pinnacle’s Fred Saayman
Backspace: ‘Foldable phones’
Complete TechCentral’s readership survey and win great prizes
Cell C to slash price of Black premium subscriptions by 80%
Class 2 of Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa graduates in Lagos
Fossil unveils smart tech to a new smart watch
MTN denies targeting restrained Vodacom employees
Human element is the biggest threat to your cyber security
Encryption clause comes back to bite MultiChoice, SABC
Real threat of load shedding as Eskom faces coal crisis
Real risk of load shedding as Eskom faces coal crisis
Vodacom shares tumble on slower revenue growth
Telkom customers won’t get to roam on Rain
A keyboard and mouse will work on Xbox One from November 14th
Nairobi’s iHub becomes Africa’s first tokenised tech incubator
DevOps needs the right ingredients for success
Atlas Tower said to be in talks with potential black partners
Local radio stations now on Deezer
Veeam unpacks how modern businesses can manage their data more intelligently
SAP to buy Qualtrics for $8-billion in cash
SA defends use of dirty coal
Vino Govender discusses DFA’s Africacom 2018 highlights
Vino Govender discusses Sqwidnet’s Africacom 2018 highlights
Vodacom thumbs its nose at weak SA economy
IT News Africa: Most read articles of the week
Samsung to make at least a million foldable phones
Acer rewards consumers this festive season
Black Friday campaign launched by Jumia Ghana
Your old phone is a security risk. Live with it
What does the Fourth Industrial Revolution mean for your network?
Mara announces first African-made smartphone
Disney launches new streaming service
AfricaCoin: The African alternative to bitcoin
Teraco said to be for sale with Permira seeking exit
Some iPhone X units have faulty touch screens
Public beta of Red Dead Online set to launch later this month
Patrice Motsepe’s tech-led TymeBank to challenge incumbents
The Internet is splitting in two amid US dispute with China
Interview: Luno country manager Marius Reitz
Zimbabwe telecoms giant Econet to spin off financial units
Standard Bank launches Chinese internet banking in Angola
iPad Pro 2018: South African pricing
Taking computing to the edge
Vodacom launches BoardPAC meeting & paperless solution
Nigeria re-elected into ITU Council
No one is to be trusted when it comes to online data
Make your network ready for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
ALL G software-enabled Open network solution to bridge digital divide in Africa
WATCH: Netfix lets you control app using eye movements
A closer look at security concerns of OT Networks
Microsoft integrates collaborative AI powered to-do list in Word
Google announces policy update after mass protest
5 tips to consider when shopping online this Black Friday and Cyber Monday
The Vine experience will live on through an app called Byte
The 5G imperative
IT Spending in EMEA to total $973 Billion in 2019 – Gartner
VW said to roll out cheaper e-car to challenge Tesla
Who wants a foldable phone anyway?
MTN breakthrough in Nigeria said to be imminent [updated]
MTN breakthrough in Nigeria said to be imminent
Jomo Sono behind new South African free TV platform
Deloitte reveals that South Africans are open to use and pay for automated financial advice
The South African appetite for crypto keeps growing
South Africa – a global destination for business
Takealot seeking to avoid repeat of Black Friday ‘cardiac arrest’
Modern technology can help you drive safer – and save money – this Festive Season
Tesla picks an insider to replace Musk as chair
How to get bots into your business
A2X attracts major new listings
Consumer electronics expo to boost South Africa-China trade
Jomo Sono behind new SA free-to-air TV platform
Netflix coming to Telkom’s set-top box
Cell C appoints new Chief Financial Officer
Ericsson’s Head of Digital Services says video is set to define content consumption
VW develops a traffic management system with quantum computers
Populating your organisation in the face of rapidly-advancing technology
Here’s everything you should include in your data breach response plan
BCX blames weak economy for looming job cuts
Facebook opens first pop-up stores
Building future-proof CIO capacity crucial for SA progress
Watch: Nokia’s Deon Geyser discusses his career and the future of Nokia
Zara arrives in 106 markets thanks to its new global online store
Gartner identifies top 10 strategic IoT technologies and trends
Samsung previews its first foldable phone
How the power of photography can improve people’s well-being
GSMA: 5G at risk if mobile operators don’t get access the the right spectrum
R4-billion sought for Gautrain expansion
Gordhan directly implicates Zuma in looting spree
Eskom looks to cut management jobs
Why Telkom’s new roaming deal is a game changer
Red Dead Redemption 2 Review
ICT’s potential to emerge as a powerhouse sector in its own right
Interview: The Foschini Group CIO Brent Curry
MTN’s Nigeria feud a risk to SA’s financial system: Reserve Bank
The cyber risks to South African SMEs
Why mobile is the gatekeeper of brand loyalty today
Telkom to switch from MTN to Vodacom for roaming
China’s grand Internet vision is starting to ring hollow
Endpoint Detection and Response – the best way to do it
Pinnacle powering Internet of Everything with Huawei smart city/campus vision
The best run never run blind: analytics lead way to ‘intelligent enterprise’
Cell C MVNOs to roam on MTN
FNB Connect expands network coverage
Dimension Data CEO Jason Goodall set to take global reins at NTT
Africa’s bumpy road to sustainable energy
Cell C has a new chief financial officer
Naive employees are the greatest risk to a company’s cyber security
Offering data centres flexibility with standardisation
“Look out, Mac users!” – and other phishing predictions from Cofense
Kaspersky Lab launches new adaptive security solutions for home users in South Africa
SCDKey’special sale promotion: Get windows licenses and games for less than 13 USD
SCDKey special sale promotion: Get windows licenses and games for less than 13 USD
Gartner identifies the Human Touch as the strongest element in AI
ShelterTech accelerator program comes to Kenya
Michael Jordaan’s Bank Zero will be a smartphone bank
Court battle to get Rica data from mobile operators
ClickPesa and Novatti facilitate cross border payment for Australian mining companies in Tanzania
Elon Musk’s space Roadster just passed Mars
Oracle accelerates digital transformation in South Africa with new innovation hub
Ethos launches R1-billion South African AI fund
Nokia 7.1 launches in South Africa
Nokia 7.1 launches in South Africa
Opera upgrades mobile browsing for Android
Opera upgrades mobile browsing for Android
What impact will blockchain have on the business world?
What impact will blockchain have on the business world?
5G ‘at risk’ without the right spectrum: GSMA
The impact of digital disruption on ICT companies
The impact of digital disruption on ICT companies
Uber Eats to triple headcount in Africa, Europe, Middle East
Why hybrid cloud is here to stay
Ethos launches R1-billion SA artificial intelligence fund
Your digital identity could be on sale for less than $50
Your digital identity could be on sale for less than $50
Medical practitioners emphasise the importance of patient data
Medical practitioners emphasise the importance of patient data
9 Black Friday and Cyber Monday tips to help e-retailers
9 Black Friday and Cyber Monday tips to help e-retailers
WATCH: New Kingdom Hearts III ‘Tangled’ Trailer
WATCH: New Kingdom Hearts III ‘Tangled’ Trailer
Greenlight Planet, Zonful Energy install 10,000 solar home systems in Zimbabwe
Greenlight Planet, Zonful Energy install 10,000 solar home systems in Zimbabwe
Backspace: ‘A brief history of Apple’
Ambient commerce will attract more investments among IoT technologies , says GlobalData
Ambient commerce will attract more investments among IoT technologies , says GlobalData
Retail sector braces for Digital Retail Forum 2019 in Johannesburg
Retail sector braces for Digital Retail Forum 2019 in Johannesburg
This is where Amazon may build its second HQ
Bill Gates gets serious about crap
Particle physics could be about to get super weird
Emerging markets embrace Bitcoin, research reveals
Africa Investment Forum: All set to tilt the tide of investments into Africa
South Africa: Google Impact Challenge opens public voting
Tim Berners-Lee’s plan to fix the Web is unworkable
Bitcoin in Africa has continued to grow at a rapid pace – Paxful
Blue Label buys back huge chunk of its own shares
ITU Member States re-elect Houlin Zhao as ITU Secretary-General
TalkCentral: Ep 240 – ‘Is Apple pricing itself out of the market?’
Apple cancels production boost for iPhone Xr
Huawei to build cloud data centre facility in South Africa
Gartner announces winners of the 2018 Gartner Eye on Innovation Award, EMEA
A look at the tech featured inside the VW Touareg
The opportunity of IoT
Smartphone sales down for fourth straight quarter
Adapt IT acquires Conor Group
Romeo Kumalo to launch tech investment firm, sources say
Nigerians get flexible smartphone financing options
3 key Instagram blunders retailers should steer clear of
How emerging technologies are shaping the future of construction
Adapt IT to buy mobile specialist Conor Solutions for R80-million
How CISOs can maintain corporate privacy as employees adopt emerging technologies
Tencent to check all gamers’ IDs in unprecedented move
New app uses NFC to scan TeSys GV4 circuit breakers
Instagram integrates Shazam feature in app
Huawei CTO discusses how AI can change your mobile experience
Facebook’s fake news problem is far from solved
British Airways highlights need for GDPR compliance
Acer Nitro 5 Review
PlayStation Plus Free Game Lineup November 2018
Harambee’s exceeds youth employment commitment to Clinton global initiative
Telcos are the real Media Giants in Africa
The $6-trillion barrier holding back electric cars
US, Egypt announce winners of Technical School Entrepreneurship Competition
IT News Africa: Top Stories of the week
An app can keep your insurance premiums down
Chinese start-up unveil foldable smartphone
How alternative funders enable small business success
TechCentral’s top 5 podcasts in October – what did you miss?
Digicape graduates now qualified to train businesses and schools on iOS deployment
Building for a future ready digital business in the cloud
Blue chips now choose refurbished over new
Mastercard announces new fund to Seed young African leaders
Nutanix extends beam to the enterprise private cloud
Kenyan app billed as ‘Uber for upcountry travel’
Facebook faces challenges in stock market after announcing changes
Apple shares tumble amid fears of ‘sustained iPhone downturn’
South Africans really want to own bitcoin: new research
Airtel Kenya targets more towns with 4G expansion
How Trump may have saved the market from an Apple-led tech slump
Organised Google walkout campaigns for policy change
Nigeria: Publiseer to take part in the Next 100 African startups Initiative
The Mini Mac finally gets an upgrade, after three years
Cisco launches incubation hub for SMMEs
Pinnacle brings Huawei POL Hotel solution to SA hospitality sector
MetaQuotes enjoys strong 2018 thanks to the rise of MetaTrader 5
Just Cause 4 expansion teaser trailer revealed
Digitally preserving cultural heritage for generations to come
CGTrader integrates with Shopify to create an innovative shopping experience
I want to pay more for my Spotify subscription
Apple silence on iPhone unit sales sparks concern
SABC a goldmine of untapped potential
US finds ‘clear evidence’ cellphone radiation causes tumours in rats
Bitcoin at 10: how it all started and what the future holds
Data deficit means we’re in the dark about the digital divide
SA mining veteran wants to build $1-billion battery metals giant
Nasdaq wants to help stamp out cryptocurrency fraud
E-commerce growth in South Africa outstripping forecasts
Naspers shares jump most since 2014
SABC is ‘technically insolvent’, must retrench staff