Driving licence applications to go online

The Road Traffic Management Corporation plans to introduce an online system to allow the public to secure bookings at vehicle driving licensing centres.


TIA calls for innovative e-waste solutions

The public entity is offering funding for waste beneficiation, acid mine drainage, water purification and water-saving solutions.


UWC to offer immersive tech diploma

The accredited postgraduate diploma will incorporate augmented reality and virtual reality.


MTN Business seeks problem-solving apps

As MTN Business urges app creators to enter its annual app awards by 6 September, a previous winner tells ITWeb the secrets of its success.


Fak'ugesi fest focuses on augmented reality

The Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival in Johannesburg later this month will host a free workshop for augmented reality creators.


TIBCO brings Edge innovation to customers, partners

TIBCO NOW 2018 enables organisations to align digital transformation implementation with business strategy.

14 Aug

Nedbank brings Plug and Play Fintech to SA

Nedbank's Disruption Agenda event is seen as an integral first step for opening a Plug and Play Innovation Hub in SA in 2019.


Home-grown WhatsApp competitor offers data-free messaging

Moya Messenger is a new, SA-developed mobile messaging app providing a similar experience to WhatsApp, but also lets users text even when they have no mobile data.

14 Aug

Doctors test augmented reality during surgery

The technology that made Pok?mon Go so popular two years ago will soon be used by doctors during surgery.


Code for Africa founder recognised as 'influencer'

South Africa's Justin Arenstein, founder of Code for Africa, features on the inaugural list of the world's most influential people in digital government.

8 Aug

$10m Jack Ma prize will support African digital start-ups

The Alibaba executive chairman announces a prize for African entrepreneurs, to support exemplary young Internet leaders.