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Deal allows simultaneous company, domain name registry

A partnership now makes it possible to register a new company and its equivalent domain name at the same time.

Cyber security start-ups fall on harder times

Only a handful of cyber security start-ups have successfully sold themselves or floated in the stock market in recent years.

ACSA, Tshimologong partner in IT security challenge


The organisations will hold a security access management hackathon to find an appropriate access management solution.

French start-up designs hydrogen-powered bicycles

Pragma is producing hydrogen-powered bicycles for use in corporate or municipal fleets.

Next Einstein Forum seeking innovators in science

It has opened applications for its Challenge of Invention to Innovation competition.

R100k up for grabs at blockchain hackathon

The "Unlock the Block" is a 10-day event designed as an entry point into the world of Ethereum and blockchain.

Webber Wentzel introduces legal incubation programme

Dec 12, 2017

The programme will provide selected entrepreneurs and innovators with tailored legal services valued at up to R100 000.

Winners of youth entrepreneurship programme announced

The winning idea of the 2017 Step up 2 a Start-up IV initiative was an app to guide students to find the right university and programme to study.

Insurtech app launched for short-term insurance

Dec 1, 2017

The locally based insurtech start-up hopes to offer short-term insurance to the public through shared policies.

Next world-class tech firms could emerge from Europe

Nov 30, 2017

Europe is making major strides to eliminate barriers that have held back the region from developing big tech firms.

weFix, Click2Sure ink smartphone insurance deal

Nov 29, 2017

The companies enter a partnership, looking to disrupt SA's smartphone insurance market.

SpliceWorks closes its first major deal

Nov 22, 2017

It is an agreement between fintech start-up Bizcash and Telkom's e-commerce/online business Trudon.

Incubator expands its African footprint

Nov 22, 2017

The Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology Pan-African tech entrepreneur incubator sets up two new spaces in Cape Town and Lagos.