Dec 12, 2018

Ericsson's innovation arm looks to bring ideas to life

Ericsson ONE enables the company's entrepreneurs to come up with tech-driven projects that can be turned into the next big business.

Mar 27, 2018

Local insurtech start-up Fo-Sho plans African expansion

It has obtained signed commitments from leading sponsors, including Startupbootcamp programme, says CEO Avi Naidoo.

Mar 20, 2018

Visa launches development programme in Sub-Saharan Africa

Its Everywhere Initiative offers start-ups the chance to win up to $50 000.

Nov 7, 2017's tech start up raises $117m

The Omega start-up will enter the enterprise market with a voice assistant for customer service known as Omega.

Jan 12, 2017

Being prepared for jobs that don't yet exist

With the development of IT technologies, the job market is being transformed, across all industry sectors, says NetApp.

Jun 17, 2016

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative makes first major investment

The philanthropy project led a funding round in a start-up that recruits and trains African software developers.


Convergence Partners backs local start-up

Tech start-up Snapt will receive more than R15 million in funding from Convergence Partners.

May 26, 2016

Yoco, Xero integrate

SA payments firm Yoco teams up with global cloud accounting software company Xero to make doing business easier for local SMEs.

Feb 24, 2016

Start-up offers image search for mechanical parts

Users can take a photo of an obscure car or mechanical part to search for a replacement.

Feb 24, 2016

US start-up facilitates home-cooked food for delivery

Using an UberEats-like configuration, Gigamunch wants to give users an alternative to traditional fast food and for-delivery restaurant food.

Feb 11, 2016

Orange starts 'Entrepreneur Club'

The telecom's new Web site offers a variety of resources aimed at entrepreneurs in Africa and the Middle East.

Jan 18, 2016

China's Xiaomi misses handset shipment target

Xiaomi faces stiff competition from firms such as Lenovo and Huawei as its handset sales decline.

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