25 Aug

Questions over Tshwane’s R1bn smart city tender

Leaders of the DA want the city’s mayor to explain why the metro issued the tender tailored to suit Huawei, the Sunday Times reports.

Apr 3, 2018

Smart city initiatives to target IOT for results

Spending on technologies that enable MEA smart city initiatives will accelerate over the next five years, with the Internet of things a key priority.

Mar 1, 2017

Global Internet access still lagging behind

High connectivity costs remain one of the biggest obstacles to achieving the universal access pledge, says A4AI.

Dec 1, 2016

Online learning key to lower tertiary fees

Industry experts advocate for online education and free WiFi to bring down the cost of higher education.


Tshwane debuts R140m digital centre

The city of Tshwane will be home to mainland Africa's first EON Reality Interactive Digital Centre, with an initial investment worth over R140 million.

May 20, 2016

Connectivity can solve SA's issues

Internet access is like the hammer that solves all problems, says Alan Knott-Craig Jnr.


Capital city invests in 'virtual skills'

US-based EON Reality partners with the City of Tshwane to launch the first Interactive Digital Centre in continental Africa.

Sep 10, 2015

Battleground Isizwe sees Bloem, PE face off

Which municipality will get Project Isizwe's next free WiFi project? CEO Alan Knott-Craig Jnr reveals the two front-runners.?

Jul 27, 2015

Tshwane leads metros in WiFi access

Around 75% of SA's 10 000 semi-public WiFi hotspots are located in the main metro areas, with Tshwane leading the way.

Jan 27, 2015

'Cities should see broadband as basic service'

Internet should be seen as a basic municipal service, or residents will remain technologically marginalised, says City of Tshwane's GCIO.

Dec 12, 2013

Multimillion SAP deal 'rubber-stamped'

The City of Tshwane unlawfully cancelled a tender worth almost R200 million.

Aug 20, 2013

Knott-Craig Jnr to connect underprivileged

Alan Knott-Craig Jnr sees his new project, Isizwe, as a blueprint for connecting underprivileged communities.

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