Dubbed Murimi-Umlimi, the app seeks to impart valuable farming advice and information to farmers that are not always available on their farms
A medical app, Medici, that is said to be revolutionising the doctor-patient relationship, is now available in South Africa
Unilever has launched a new online digital recruitment gaming feature for its graduate programme. It will select the best candidates based on results from a series of games taking no more than 20 minutes
Facebook has selected 60 finalists for the Bots for Messenger Developer Challenge which recognises and rewards developers
Vodacom is launching new mobile platforms to support service delivery and promote active citizenry
The launch of the Namola app took place late last week and was a showcase of how technology can be at the forefront of combating crime in South Africa
Check Point researchers have reported a flaw to Google, spotted in one of Android's security mechanisms. The flaw exposes Android users to ransomware, banking malware
Education and technology organisations from Finland and South Africa have collaborated as part of the CodeBus Africa project which will run creative coding workshops for local students
Global innovation accelerator, Startupbootcamp, launched its first African-based programme last month.
South African startup, WhereIsMyTransport, has been selected as one of NewCities' eight Global Urban Innovators
Cheapflights' innovative EscEscape browser extension tool gives new meaning to the 'Esc' key - by giving the 'Esc' key two taps, users are served with a range of short getaway options
As chatbots, cognitive technologies, and natural language understanding (NLU) take centre stage, having a workforce that can write these in the applicable language is essential
Lions Innovation, the two-day specialist event, taking place as part of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 19-20 June 2017, has released its programme of live tech demonstrations, immersive performances and the latest innovations in voice tech, bots, AI, IoT, AR and mixed realities.
PARIS, France: France's data protection agency said Tuesday it had fined Facebook for collecting information on users without their knowledge, following a probe of the social network in cooperation with other European regulators.
Last week saw Jonathan Lun win the judges' vote at the final pitch event for the 2017 SingularityU (SU) Southern Africa Global Impact Challenge (GIC).
Jessica Tennant 16 May 2017