Software Development and Testing
2:40

Contributions to GitHub soar. But where are the South Africans?

Egypt and Nigeria are the only Africa countries to make it into the top 10 countries to produce new GitHub sign-ups.

2:10

Blockchain start-up offers free digital currency courses

Tari Labs University provides digital currency courses in cryptography, off-chain scaling and computer science, to upskill developers and blockchain enthusiasts.

2:50

Start-up deploys IOT to save precious resources

Cape Town-based Apex Innovation makes use of the Internet of things to resolve the over-consumption of precious resources.

2:10

Infrastructure-as-code demands constant testing

Infrastructureas code demands constant testing to be effective, says Obsidian says Obsidian.

2:50
12 Oct

Saratoga wins Digital Transformation Project of the Year Award

The company received the award for a project it has been working on with one of its international clients, Stewardship.

3:50

Curriculum needs overhaul to address future skills deficit

The country's curriculum must undergo changes so learners leave school with the skills to survive rapid technological changes.

2:10
11 Oct

Second coding gold for Cape Town learner

Taariq Mowzer from Fairbairn College won the Standard Bank trophy for the second time, becoming only the third person to do so.

6:10
10 Oct

Amazon scraps secret AI recruiting tool

The company's experimental artificial intelligence hiring tool showed bias against women, highlighting the limitations of machine learning.

3:00

Dangerous new trend in open source vulnerability

Hackers are injecting vulnerabilities directly into open source components, a new Sonatype report warns.

2:20
1 Oct

Open source software development trumps all others

Open source users are more likely to achieve all-round success in software development, a DevOps Research and Assessment survey found.

2:20

Govt turns to hackathons to improve service delivery

The Department of Public Service and Administration commits to working with innovators to accelerate public service delivery and encourage public engagement.