Emerging Technologies

Telkom Foundation supports learners, teachers with IGNITE

Video and audio streaming service TelkomOne offers an educational content platform, created in partnership with the Telkom Foundation.


Public sector urged to digitally transform civil service

Senior ICT executives say the continent needs strong digital infrastructure to cope with a world that has been remodelled by the COVID-19 pandemic.


Building your digital workforce (and making humans happier)

Automation will change the nature of human work, freeing employees to pursue more rewarding, value-adding labour, says Christiaan Kriel, iOCO cluster executive: automation and CRM.


Mega wind energy facility switched on in ECape

The 123MW Golden Valley Wind Energy Facility reached commercial operations on 1 May, and is expected to generate over 477GWh of renewable power each year.


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.


SA firms invest in empowering future women leaders in tech

In light of International Girls in ICT Day, LG South Africa, Huawei South Africa and GirlCode commit to train more South African girls in STEM-related skills.


Growing Up Africa builds, donates R110m 4IR campus to UJ

The University of Johannesburg receives a multimillion-rand Education Campus donation from Growing Up Africa, to advance the use of tech at the Devland Soweto Campus.


Sanral mulls use of machine learning to improve road safety

The agency’s Technical Innovation Hub investigates how machine learning can be used to identify trends and incidents to inform appropriate responses and interventions.


UJ Technopreneurship Centre shines at international hackathon

Two teams from the University of Johannesburg’s Technopreneurship Centre were among the top performers at the Hacklab 2021 virtual hackathon.

19 Apr

Volvo, DiDi sign pact to boost robotaxi operations

Under the agreement, Volvo will provide DiDi with XC90 cars equipped with necessary backup systems for functions such as steering and braking.

16 Apr

Irate iCE3X clients plot legal action over missing Bitcoins

The crypto traders believe there is collusion, as there has been no meaningful communication about the liquidation of one of the oldest crypto exchanges in SA.