Tech start-ups cut nearly 70 000 jobs in four months
Uber, Groupon and Airbnb had the biggest layoffs resulting from the economic upheaval caused by the coronavirus pandemic, says BuyShares.
Tech start-ups paint contrasting picture of COVID-19 impact
While it’s not business as usual for tech start-ups, the coronavirus pandemic has presented a contrast of both opportunities and drawbacks.
Naspers commits R1.4bn start-up fund to boost SA's tech sector
The initiative, called Naspers Foundry, aims to fund and support South African technology start-ups seeking to address big societal needs.
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.