Start-up crowdfunding app taps into spirit of Ubuntu
Jason Ncube creates the Ubuntu start-up fund, an app-based crowdfunding platform for entrepreneurs and small business owners.
Call for beneficiary households to register for subsidised STBs
The South African Post Office urges qualifying households to apply for their government-subsidised set-top boxes as soon as possible.
Online child sexual harm reaches ‘unprecedented’ levels
WeProtect Global Alliance’s threat assessment finds child sexual exploitation and abuse online is increasing at an alarming rate.
Hawks, FBI bring down online romance fraud group
Local and international law enforcement authorities apprehend a syndicate with links to online romance scams that saw victims lose over R100 million.
Crucial agreements pave way for Square Kilometre Array
The SKA Observatory, Australia and SA formalise agreements that will see the countries host the Square Kilometre Array telescopes and associated infrastructure.
SA’s ‘amazing’ talent pool attracts UK-based start-up
Predictive analytics firm Ramp looks to tap into the local talent pool, as it charts a future into the new wave of prescriptive analytics.
ICASA to fight court bid to hold onto temporary spectrum
The telecoms regulator readies to oppose the litigation instituted by Telkom to prevent it from withdrawing the temporary spectrum by 30 November.
Countries pay high price for excluding women from digital
Governments lose billions of dollars annually as women remain digitally excluded, with dire economic consequences of digital inequality.
More HarmonyOS-compatible devices coming to SA
Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei reveals more devices powered by its HarmonyOS operating system will be released in SA in future.
Sci-tech centre to enhance ECape's innovation prospects
The science and innovation department opens a new science centre in Cofimvaba, Eastern Cape, to support maths, science and tech education.
MEC puts collaboration at forefront to connect communities
KwaZulu-Natal finance MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube stresses that connectivity has moved past being a “nice to have” and is now essential.