Women in Tech to observe International Women’s Day
Comms minister puts hackathons at core of creating ‘4IR army’
Government must show confidence in the solutions young South Africans are producing, to boost the culture of innovation, says minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams.
WeThinkCode gets R9.2m to build campus in Durban
The training academy promotes digital skills by training coders in SA and is making its courses more accessible by opening a Durban campus.
TuksNovation partners French institution to accelerate start-ups
The University of Pretoria expands its partnership with French-based Institut Mines-Télécom, to incubate technology start-ups.
Introducing coding at school from a teacher’s perspective
Coding has the potential to transform from being another subject to becoming a literacy, but it will take a collaborated effort from all relevant stakeholders to achieve this.
Telkom offers coding programme in Eastern Cape
The Telkom Foundation, in partnership with the Department of Communications, unveils a community-led coding programme for the Alice community.
Is SA lagging in 4IR?
South Africa still needs to skill the current workforce to embrace digitisation and the changing landscape.
GirlCode and Deloitte partner to host Virtual Career Day
GirlCode will be hosting a Virtual Career Day for female university students on 8 March.
Coding, robotics curriculum pilot to finally get going in 2021
Plans are well under way to roll out the Department of Basic Education’s coding and robotics curriculum, reveals president Cyril Ramaphosa.
A shot for youth to enter BPO sector as training opens
Cape Town opens applications for the next cohort of young people to receive training in order to join the business process outsourcing sector.
Vodacom, Google give Limpopo villages free Android phones
The companies say closing the digital divide will economically empower many rural and low-income communities.
Business Change Academy builds better business analysts
Many companies are choosing to put their business analysts through Business Change Academy's BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis Programme.