Cape Town: using technology to deliver value

November 24, 2016 4:58 pm8 comments
Programme Director for Accelerate Cape Town, Juliet Prowse

CAPE TOWN – CITIES are the future, but they will be put under great strain to adapt their infrastructures and services to cope with predicted population growth and increasing urbanisation. Fortunately, in tandem with these trends, technology is evolving, with the introduction of new technology and increases in processing capability and […]

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Africa digital literacy scheme exceeds targets

November 23, 2016 11:07 am2 comments
Some of the thousands of youth who benefited from the Africa Code Week 2015

JOHANNESBURG – ABOUT 427 000 youth from 30 African countries completed training during the recently-concluded SAP Africa Code Week as the initiative exceeded participation targets almost threefold. Some 150 000 youths were initially expected to participate. The successes boosts global technological leader, Systems Applications Products (SAP)’s ambitious goal of equipping 5 […]

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Not all doom and gloom in Nigeria telcoms sector

November 18, 2016 1:34 pm1 comment
Nigeria telecoms

LAGOS – NIGERIA’S telecommunications industry is projected to defy a contraction and attract investments thanks to vast opportunities in data. Latest data released by the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC), the industry regulator, show internet subscriptions stood at 93,6 million in September, representing a year on year (y/y) contraction of 3,6 percent. […]

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