Accenture, YouNoodle seek Africa's top 30 tech start-ups

The companies are on the hunt for 'fire-starters', whose core business demonstrates innovation and exponential growth.


Timbercity Somerset West chooses IQ Business

IQ Business is a live system where companies can perform their daily business and transactions, view their stock and make changes.


Goldman Sachs leads R776m JUMO funding

This funding round represents Goldman Sachs' maiden investment into the mobile financial services start-up company.

12 Sep

IBM, Tshimologong support digital start-ups

A six-week accelerator programme aims to help entrepreneurs address challenges relating to skills and resources within their start-ups.

10 Sep

Business is doing IT for itself

There's an increasing uptick in vendors taking responsibility for creating their own distribution chain, as well as upskilling future participants in the IT industry.

6 Sep

Yoco lands R230m in second round of institutional funding

In total, the local point-of-sale payments provider has harvested investments worth R322 million from two rounds of funding.


Access to market a major challenge for SMMEs

Professor Barry Dwolatzky, director of the JCSE, will discuss SMME development at Experience Micro Focus Universe 2018 this week.


Fostering economic growth through tech-empowered SMEs

Local SMEs are slower to adopt new technologies such as AI, machine learning and big data analytics, says Microsoft.


Giving tech SMMEs a leg up

The goal is to enable SMMEs to such an extent, that they have the relevant technical and sales skills to provide the market with solutions, says Axiz.


Funding remains hindrance to SA entrepreneurs' success

Difficulty in accessing early stage funding and angel investors remains a challenge for entrepreneurial development in SA, says Seed Academy.


DTI to support firms participating in Industry 4.0

The Department of Trade and Industry will focus on aiding companies that are actively involved in the fourth industrial revolution.

29 Aug

Winetech seeks entrepreneurs to disrupt wine industry

Tech entrepreneurs with innovative ideas to change the wine industry can apply to enter the Wine Industry Innovation Challenge.