Start-ups
2:20
Tuesday

Google seeks African developers for 30 000 scholarships

The tech giant offers scholarships to help African developers become certified on Google Android, mobile Web and cloud technologies.

3:10
Monday

Fintech firm uses analytics to offer affordable palliative care

New fintech start-up Alignd uses data analytics to profile patients, offering medical schemes affordable healthcare alternatives.

0:50
Monday

Microsoft to host 'AI Virtual Conference'

Artificial Intelligence is increasingly becoming a necessary technology for businesses to embrace as part of their digital transformation strategy, says Microsoft

1:50

Call for nominations for Inspiring Fifty SA

The search is on for the 50 most inspiring women in science, technology, engineering and maths.

2:10
9 Apr

Visa leads $170m funding in African fintech firm

With the investment in Branch, Visa wants to bring financial access to billions of people still unreached by banks.

4:40
8 Apr

Cisco opens R10m incubation hub in Durban

The US-based networking company opens a smart building, aiming to develop SMEs and speed up their entry into the digital marketplace.

2:00

i-Pay rebrands to Ozow, prioritises SME support

Fintech firm i-Pay becomes Ozow, and will for one year offer zero merchant fees to emerging businesses that process under R1 million in monthly transactions.

2:10
5 Apr

Indian-based Nihilent opens UX lab in SA

The design thinking facility offers a setting to innovate and drive a deeper understanding of customers.

1:30

Collaboration to see launch of 140 tech start-ups

Standard Bank taps Founders Factory Africa to help establish tech-enabled businesses over the next five years.

2:30

AWS, Intel court local start-ups

The companies target South African start-up companies before Amazon Web Services launches its data centres next year.

1:40

SMEs, big business link up online

An online portal is now available to link registered small businesses to a network of large South African corporations.