What’s up with Zimbabwe’s financial systems?
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What’s up with Zimbabwe’s financial systems?

Zimbabwe’s financial systems appears to have become overwhelmed over the past few weeks, with transactions either getting lost or not being fully acknowledged. Not so long ago, CBZ customers were caught unawares when varying amounts were deducted from their accounts. What had happened was that CBZ decided to carry out system updates in one form…

Sugar Loving Zimbabweans force Coca Cola to Back Down
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Sugar Loving Zimbabweans force Coca Cola to Back Down

The Artificially Sweetened Mazoe Scandal A few weeks ago, we reported that Schweppes Zimbabwe, alongside Coca Cola, had issued a statement trying to defend the fact that a new recipe had been nichodemously introduced for the popular Mazoe line of juices. According to Schweppes, the changes had been necessitated by the need to tackle obesity…

What is Artificial Intelligence and What does it do?
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What is Artificial Intelligence and What does it do?

Artificial Intelligence or Machine Intelligence is something that you will hear talked about often in computer sciences. You will also hear about AI in Science Fiction books, of course. Here, you get robots and spaceships that think and talk like people. Indeed, most of the AI machines in Science Fiction are reputed to have minds…

New Satellite TV Company, Starsat, Unlikely to Break DSTV’s Monopoly in Zimbabwe
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New Satellite TV Company, Starsat, Unlikely to Break DSTV’s Monopoly in Zimbabwe

Will StarTimes (Starsat) suffer the same fate as DSTV? Excitable Zimbabweans found out over the weekend that a new, Chinese backed Satellite TV offering will, in a few days, be entering the domestic market. This will represent a direct challenge to DSTV. StarTimes will reportedly be launched in the country under the Starsat brand. Will…

RTGS Rate Varies Widely Between Banks and in the Street
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RTGS Rate Varies Widely Between Banks and in the Street

Have just been trolling the streets looking to change a few hard earned USDs. Following the scrapping of the multi-currency regime, the RTGS rate now varies wildly between banks and in the streets. To those that are wondering, you can still bump into the occasional Mupositori lady changing money around 4th and near Eastgate Shopping…