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Xero, AWS host global hackathon

The XDHax Xero Virtual Developer Challenge invites contestants to create an app for SMEs in the fintech industry.

From intern to SilverBridge Awesome Projects winner

10 hours ago

SilverBridge developer Tsundzukani Davi Mhlongo won first prize in the customer category award of the annual SilverBridge Awesome Projects campaign.

Local blockchain initiative gets Silicon Valley backing

Riccardo `Fluffypony' Spagni announces a new open source blockchain protocol, Tari, being built to manage digital assets.

Hacking the machine, at ITWeb's Security Summit

Teams of keen young coders are hunkered down in Midrand, using machine learning to solve real world business cases.

Mix red, blue and yellow to create secure software

Verizon's April Wright outlined a new paradigm for integrating developers with offensive and defensive teams to fight software vulnerabilities.

'Fixes that fail' and 'Send Me, a question of character' are at the root of the current software development crisis

It is committed to actively developing software development professionals via its school, DevFluence, the company says.

Demand for quality assurance and testing skills

Tuesday

This has seen explosive growth over the last few years as corporates look to boost their testing and QA teams, says Jumping Bean.

Take charge of digital transformation

The customer will not wait for you to build an app that does what they want; they'll pick a competitor that gives them what they need, says Laura Wier, Practice Head: Business Enablement at DVT.

Hellocomputer, Umuzi develop programmer learnership

The learnership will provide training in coding, UX design, UX research, product management and data science, says Umuzi.

DevSecOps in the cloud

17 May

Security is everyone's job, but who's responsible when it's in the cloud?

BBD acquires 30% stake in Xpertek Contact

16 May

The partnership will enable BBD to grow its own solution effectiveness by leveraging the skills of the IT services company.

DVT sponsors UX South Africa Conference

16 May

The conference took place in Johannesburg last week, and explored the current state of user experience, user-centred design and human-centred design.

Women in the world of gaming: dispelling the myths

16 May

We interviewed a few female gamers from across the Middle East and Africa about dispelling some of these myths that exist in the gaming industry.