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Blockchain holds the key to radically evolving African industries

SingularityU's Nathana Sharma believes blockchain technology presents tremendous opportunity for the region to leapfrog in key industries.


Blockchain start-up offers free digital currency courses

Tari Labs University provides digital currency courses in cryptography, off-chain scaling and computer science, to upskill developers and blockchain enthusiasts.


Blockchain-based solar start-up gets R7.2m

Sun Exchange receives a $500 000 seed investment from Alphabit, a multimillion-dollar hedge fund.

3 Oct

SA fintech launches Bitcoin Cash app

The app allows users to send Bitcoin Cash to their mobile contacts or make purchases from merchants across the globe.


African crypto-currency to go live in December

South African telcos and retailers prepare their financial ecosystems for the arrival of the new digital currency.

25 Sep

Blockchain, Alice and The Matrix

Do you want to educate yourself on Bitcoin and crypto-currencies for you to make informed decisions?

20 Sep

80% of blockchain use cases will die

The real business benefits of blockchain are hard to prove, as many embark on "pointless proof-of-concepts", says a Gartner analyst.


Blockchain, AI, 3D printing reduce renewables prices

New technologies are accelerating the deployment of renewable energy, according to Deloitte.


Gartner lists top 10 tech trends for 2019

Autonomous things, augmented analytics and AI-driven development are predicted to dominate tech for the next few years.

18 Sep

Bitcoin wallet Luno opens Johannesburg office

The Naspers-backed company establishes a Johannesburg office and engineering hub, as it looks to expand further into Africa.

Sep 11, 2018

Gartner: Five technologies that will transform government

Five technologies on the Gartner Hype Cycle for Digital Government Technology are expected to have the most transformational benefit for governments over the next 10 years.


SARB's blockchain project gets global recognition

Central Banking Publications recognises Project Khokha for its promise shown in the central banking, regulatory and supervisory environment.

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