New HIRAX telescope to explore dark energy, radio flashes
SA launches HIRAX, a multimillion-rand radio telescope that will help the country take the lead in the new age of radio astronomy and scientific exploration.
Telecoms ministry commits to women empowerment in tech
The department supports the TechnoGirl Trust, to empower young women from previously disadvantaged communities to participate in the digital economy.
DOC taps broadcasters for digital TV public awareness
The communications ministry partners with local broadcasters for an educational drive on digital migration, as well as to accelerate the uptake of set-top boxes.
Artificial intelligence internship programme goes awry
The e-government department probes claims of fraud linked to its partnership training programme, but one of the companies fingered says there is no basis for the investigation.
ANC wants govt to step up efforts to reduce data costs
The governing party calls for the implementation of its resolutions and policies aimed at driving down the cost of data in the country.
Consumers bear brunt of digital TV delay, says lobby group
The National Black Consumer Council slams the countrys slow process to switch from analogue to digital TV, saying the delay has been at great cost to consumers.
Joburg banks on nerve centre to enhance service delivery
The city makes headway with plans to create coordinated efforts in service delivery, as its integrated intelligence centre sees the light.