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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.

3:20
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.

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Nov 7, 2017

Will.i.am'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.

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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.

1:20
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.

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Convergence Partners backs local start-up

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

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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.

1:10
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.

1:40
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.

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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.

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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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Jan 8, 2016

Apple buys artificial intelligence start-up

Emotient develops software that identifies people's emotions by reading their facial expressions.

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