Software Development and Testing

#SummerDevDays: Young geeks code the 4IR

Hosted by UNISA and Geekulcha, the Summer Developer Days hackathon saw 136 aspiring developers building on their skills.


Pupils win big at Youth Entrepreneurship Awards

Youth development programme Step Up 2 A Start Up awards young scholars over R2.5 million in prizes for their digital innovations.


New mobile app helps users optimise lifestyle through genetic data

Global wellness genetics firm DNAFit partnered with creative technology company Bluegrass Digital to develop a mobile app to help clients optimise their health.


CodeJIKA wants 20% of schools to teach coding by 2020

CodeJIKA wants one million young South Africans to try their hand at coding this week for international Computer Science Education Week.


Is your ERP agile enough for 4IR?

The need for an ERP system to remain flexible post-implementation is becoming as important as during its deployment, says Bluekey Seidor.


Axiz, BlueFinity bring Evoke to SA

Axiz will distribute BlueFinity's Evoke app development platform to the SA and African markets.

30 Nov

White paper: Veritas presents NetBackup 8.1.2

The unified data protection solution is ideal for the cloud-ready enterprise.


WhiteSource: New approach needed to deal with open source vulnerabilities

The development of standard practices and centralised location of 'fixes' will go a long way towards resolving open source security issues, says WhiteSource.


Further transformation ahead for open source industry

Muggie van Staden, MD of Obsidian Systems, weighs in on the four major deals in the open source software arena in the past year and predicts more ahead.


Bug bounty hunters cash in

The highest voluntary payment to a bug bounty hunter this year was $15 000, says Open Bug Bounty.

21 Nov

Argility unveils AutoScan

The proximity-based marketing mobile app accelerates the sales cycle and enhances customer experience.