Amazon Marketplace offers analytics tool for sellers

Egrow, the new data analytics tool, helps e-commerce sellers track ordered products and manage their sales data.


SA tech start-ups top Startupbootcamp accelerator programme

South African teams top the list of 11 tech start-ups that will participate in Startupbootcamp AfriTech’s three-month accelerator programme.


New ITA boss prioritises transformation, skills development

Thabo Mofokeng plans to turn the Information Technology Association of SA into a catalyst for participation in the digital economy.


AWS helps Khayelitsha youth put tech into practice

Amazon Web Services kick-starts the eKasi Challenge, which promises to unleash the value of the township’s digital economy.


Hackers target SMEs too

This is because SMEs are generally ill-informed about the risks out there, and often don’t have adequate cybersecurity practices in their business.


Sci-tech ministry earmarks R5bn for innovative start-ups

The fund is designed to largely de-risk the early stages of technology commercialisation and business development.


SMMEs demand 30% spectrum for black-owned consortiums

The Progressive Blacks in ICT lobby group calls on government to set aside spectrum for black-owned SMMEs and co-operatives.


Naspers increases investment in European e-bike maker

Dott will launch in select cities in Germany, the UK and the Netherlands in the coming months.


Top-tier technology now available for SMEs to finance

Seidor Bluekey has partnered with Merchant West to help finance value-adding technology solutions for SMEs without affecting monthly cash flow.


Start-up Nation Challenge seeks SA tech innovators

AfricArena and SA SME Fund join forces in a bid to scale-up South African tech entrepreneurs.


Google News Initiative Innovation Challenge kicks off

Newsrooms looking for support for fresh digital ideas should consider applying for the first MEA Google News Initiative Innovation Challenge.