Mobile Developer Survey

With the rapid rise in popularity of mobile developers its time that we as African developers and innovators add your voices and opinions to the global call on what is ...

Intergalactic super judges join SpaceApps @mLab

        With the International Space Apps Challenge approaching we had a challenge of our own. Who on earth would be worthy to judge your awesome #SpaceApps solutions? So after searching the known galaxy (ok so only as far as our e-tag budgets would take us for the month) we found our intergalactic-super-hero-gravity-defying-planet-exploring […]

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International Space Apps Challenge 2014

mLab Southern Africa and Vodacom are proud to be the hosts of the International Space Apps Challenge again this year at mLab Pretoria and in partnership with The Barn at mLab Cape Town available for the Hackathon. The International Space Apps Challenge is an international mass collaboration focused on space exploration that takes place over […]

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My World

Mfactory recently launched their first version of My World, a series of fun and educational games aimed at pre-schoolers. “The game levels and episodes cover the basics of the players life. They start out in their bedroom which has a number of objects to interact with and lead to a meaningful learning experience.” says founder Blessing […]

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Microsoft Dev Camp – KwaZulu-Natal

  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. […]

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Microsoft Dev Camp – Western Cape

  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. […]

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The Ideas Workshop – Cape Town

As part of our buildup to the official launch of mLab Southern Africa in Cape Town we are hosting our first workshop on 6, 7 and 8 March at mLab, The Barn, Woodstock Exchange. The Ideas Workshop is an intensive three-day workshop to show you how to discover, develop and deliver new ideas for a new […]

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Ericsson Application Awards 2014

  App-development Competition for students and small & medium sized enterprises.What is the Ericsson App Awards?The market for smartphone applications, or apps, has exploded over the past few years. This started, more or less, with the introduction of the iPhone and has been complemented by the advent of the open-source Android mobile operating system. At […]

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Internationalization of Mobile Apps

mLab will be hosting an Internationalization workshop and GeekExchange on 17 January at The Innovation Hub in Pretoria. We kick off at 10:30am and will be running a number of interactive exchanges and a Pitch-ionary (pitching game) until 2pm. As apps mature in your local market it becomes important to build a clear and executable […]

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THANK YOU for an awesome 2013

Around the same time last year, not long after being given the tremendous privilege of running mLab Southern Africa, I wrote Steve Job’s famous quote “Here’s to the crazy ones” on the wall as you enter the mLab at The Innovation Hub. I did this in the hope that it would inspire those who enter […]

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Let’s build it in the cloud – brought to you by Microsoft BizSpark

  BizSpark loves startups who love Cloud! And to prove it we are going to show you how startups are succeeding by using Windows Azure! We’ll take you on a tour through the exciting capabilities of our Cloud Platform, and then show you how your startup can access these benefits for FREE! Where: Jozi Hub, 44 […]

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