Growing Africa’s start-up digital economy in a pandemic
Salesforce sub-Saharan Africa Partner Awards announced
CRM giant Salesforce has announced its 2021 sub-Saharan African Partner Award winners.
Estonian govt brings its digital ID programme to SA
The digital nomad boom sees the Estonian government expand its e-Residency programme for entrepreneurs and freelancers to SA.
Developers, start-ups invited to apply for free Google programmes
Google opens applications for two annual initiatives: the Google for Start-ups Accelerator programme and Africa Developer Scholarship 2021.
AURA looks to spread wings to more markets
The South African security start-up sets its sights on Mexico and Nigeria later this year, following expansion into Kenya and the UK.
Motsepe Foundation unveils R28m global innovation programme
Judges will select up to 25 teams to each receive $10 000 to develop small-scale prototypes over the ensuing six months.
Fintech app usage climbs amid digital boom
Financial technology app usage jumps 61% year-on-year, amid the skyrocketing demand for digital payments prompted by the pandemic.
ITU invites SA SMEs to take part in global digital awards
The International Telecommunication Union invites applications for its ITU Digital World 2021 SME Awards, which promote digital innovation by SMEs.
PSICT Forum readies chapters in other provinces
The Public Sector ICT Forum plans to roll out more event chapters to other provinces across SA, reveals chairman Mandla Mkhwanazi.
Public sector ICT decision-makers urged to demystify 4IR
The path to the fourth industrial revolution must be supported by a new culture of creativity and innovation, Dr Puleng Makhoalibe tells the Public Sector ICT Forum.
Global Computing & Telecoms wins Excellence in Social Impact Award
The techno-innovative company received the Dell Technologies award at an online event earlier this month.
Salesforce earmarks $200m for black businesses, racial equality
Over the next five years, the company will invest $200 million and one million volunteer hours with organisations working to advance racial equality.