Sibahle Malinga

SAP targets 1.5m young Africans for Africa Code Week

The software giant and partners have trained 4.1 million African youth since 2015 and eye 1.5 million more during the 2019 SAP Africa Code Week.


NEC XON, Mimosa bring hybrid fibre wireless to SA

The new partnership will offer hybrid fibre wireless services, which use millimetre wave technology to provide affordable, high-speed hybrid Internet services.


African free trade deal to open up continent’s tech sector

The African Continental Free Trade Agreement will open up infinite opportunities for original equipment manufacturers across the continent.


MS skills programmes to help SMEs pump R81bn into economy

The Azure data centres, combined with Microsoft’s skills development initiatives, will empower SMEs to contribute billions to SA’s economic growth by 2022, says the company.


More electric vehicle charging stations for SA

Eight electric vehicle public charging stations will be installed in four locations around SA this week, as part of National Transport Month.


SA not ready for autonomous vehicles

As the race to commercially introduce self-driving vehicles heats up, SA will have to wait for more than a decade before autonomous vehicles become a reality on its roads.


Augmented humans to be pervasive by 2030

As the gap between humans and machines shrinks, the two will experience more immersive, connected partnerships, driven by the uptake of emerging technologies.


Ford employs ‘digital engineers’ on vehicle production line

Collaborative robots work together with Ford engineers to apply finishing touches to vehicles on the production line.


Electric vehicles race around the country

BMW, Nissan and Jaguar Land Rover embark on a seven-day electric vehicle road trip from Johannesburg to Cape Town.


Motsepe’s TymeBank hits 800K customers, eyes 1m

Digital only bank continues its growth trail, adding over 100 000 new customers monthly.


Hybrid approach to enterprise infrastructure prevails

Local companies approach the purchasing of IT equipment with a 'do-it-yourself' attitude, a recent survey found.


Six million electric vehicles on global roads

As global electric vehicle manufacturers race to implement their electrification strategies, the market experiences a “remarkable growth” trajectory.

Sibahle Malinga
ITWeb senior news journalist.

Sibahle Malinga, ITWeb senior news journalist.