Innovations
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WEF Africa turns spotlight on 4IR

The African edition of the World Economic Forum meeting seeks to address key issues facing the region’s development, including the advent of the fourth industrial revolution.

3:50
12 hours ago

SqwidNet’s (IoT)E program serves up smart solutions to SA's challenges

SqwidNet hosted its second IoT Entrepreneurship Program (IoT)E pitch day last week.

3:30
Today

Get $15 free with OVEX Learn

OVEX users can earn $15 after completing a free course introducing the cryptocurrency, Qtum, an open-source, blockchain-based, distributed platform and operating system.

3:40

Ford moves to introduce self-driving vehicles by 2021

The car manufacturer is on a push to unveil its first fully autonomous vehicle in Europe and in US.

2:50
Yesterday

Tencent, BMW in self-driving car deal

The companies agree to work together on building the BMW Group China High Performance D3 platform for automated driving.

8:10

The spark behind Lightfinder

Axis Lightfinder technology provides a network camera with extreme light sensitivity.

3:00
Friday

SA loved FaceApp more than Mandela this week

The #Faceappchallenge frenzy hit SA this week, clocking 100 000 Google searches, although experts believe there may be risks.

3:40

SA academics help produce cheap solar energy via windows

The technology can be implemented in a building environment to meet the energy demands of the people inside, say the academics.

3:10

Mom develops app to monitor school transport

Parents can use the LocTransie app to track their children to check if they have been dropped off at school safely.

5:30

Livestock Wealth becomes multimillion-rand enterprise

The online cattle farming investment platform attracts 800 investors and goes beyond cattle to include agricultural food products and services.

3:00

University of Pretoria rewards students, staff for inventions

The university has 11 inventors who were granted a patent for more than one invention, and 50 inventors who were granted a patent for a single invention.