Want to Hack in Doha?

Al Jazeera is organizing an international hackathon this fall, and you’re invited to apply. We’re kicking off Canvas, a platform for experimentation, with an inaugural hackathon in Doha, Qatar this November. If ...

An Introduction to Mobile Monetization

Calling all app developers, site developers, tech entrepreneurs, mobile publishers. Amanda Louw from BuzzCity will be giving a presentation on “An Introduction to Mobile Monetization” on 12 September at mLab studios. The talk will be held at 12pm, and will cover the following topics:  -          The SA mobile consumer -          Available mobile monetization options -          Best Practices -          BuzzCity Publisher Monetization Program […]

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Mobile Web Africa returns to Johannesburg

Mobile Web Africa returns to Johannesburg and promises to drive progress and raise the bar again Mobile Web Africa is returning to South Africa in a few weeks’ time. The organisers, All Amber, have announced numerous new measures, key partnerships and organised a superb venue, all of which support the objective of setting a new […]

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INVENTORS’ GARAGE COMPETITION

The 7th South African Innovation Summit is taking place on 16 – 18 September in Cape Town and to celebrate open innovation the SA Innovation Summit, in partnership with the East London Industrial Development Zone, are again inviting innovators to enter the Inventor’s Garage Competition. Entries are open until 20 August 2014. This year has some […]

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Microsoft DevCamp Gauteng!

A deep dive into Windows App Development. Microsoft Dev Camps are expert led, low-cost, hands-on training events for developers, centered on developing App-building capabilities for the Windows platform.At this event, get first-hand technical, hands-on experience with building and publishing Apps for the Windows ecosystem, from phone to tablet as well as leveraging cloud services. Explore […]

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20 Raizcorp Bursaries for ICT Entrepreneurs

Dedicated business support for motivated entrepreneurs in the IT/ICT industry Do you have what it takes to become a high-growth IT/ICT entrepreneur? Raizcorp brings this opportunity of a lifetime to black-owned IT/ICT businesses. Raizcorp has 20 bursaries, to the value of R270,000 each, to give away to selected entrepreneurs in the IT/ICT sector. The entrepreneurs […]

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APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR 10X10 HACKATHON IN CROATIA

Calling Southern African teams to apply. Go make us PROUD! Hope Grauel, Croatia Jun 05, 2014 GEW has begun accepting applications for 10×10, a global hackathon it is organizing as part of the upcoming GEC2 in Croatia this September. Ten teams comprised of participants from ten countries are competing in the three-day challenge. Designed to inspire and rally the […]

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DEMO Africa

DEMO Africa has today joined Seedstars World for the first ever Flagship event in Lizzy Sports Complex, East Legon, Accra Ghana in a bid to boost the entrepreneurial spirit among start-ups in Africa. The exclusive one-day event will see the best-in-class startups pitch their ideas in front of a regional jury panel which comprises DEMO […]

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RHoK Pretoria 2014 – Hacking for humanity

By Keitumetsi Tsotetsi Upon arrival the atmosphere was amazing, a sea of IT enthusiasts in their blue RHoK t-shirts ready to hack for humanity. Eager to start, the devs quickly had some tea and breakfast and the event had officially begun. Prof Ernest Mnkandla gave us a warm welcome and had us eager to start […]

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Ericsson Aapplication Award 2014 Winners

May 21, 2014 – Press Release Ericsson. Team SOP from Nigeria wins first prize, 25 000 euros, in the company category for their app that monitors electricity supply. South Africa’s Team WorkMode wins first prize, 25 000 euros, in the Student category for their collaboration app. Second runners up are team Farmarket from Macedonia in […]

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GovHackSA

GovHackSA  #WDC241 Press Release – May 2014 The #GovHackSA ran as part of an official World Design Capital Event in May 2014 at the offices of 22seven in Cape Town. It was a free, day-long coding marathon for novice and experienced developers and coders to create new and novel solutions to problems posed to #GovHackSA […]

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