Safaricom goes toe-to-toe with banks

Safaricom spars
with banks

Telco launches savings
plan in Kenya.

Thursday, Dec 12th

Naspers' internet TV service ShowMax launching in Poland

Naspers' internet TV service ShowMax launching in Poland

Service expands to Europe, available in Poland and will utilise Polish language apps.

Standard Bank, GE launch healthcare accelerator at Africa Innovation Centre

Standard Bank, GE launch healthcare accelerator at Africa Innovation Centre

Six-month programme, which includes classes on business plan development and digital practices, will be run from R500 million facility.

Huawei creates IT Flash Storm.

Huawei creates IT Flash Storm

Tech firm aims to further disrupt enterprise flash storage space.

Red Cross app launched in SA after Kenya success

Red Cross app launched in SA after Kenya success

The SA Red Cross app allows users to send and receive information during emergency situations.

Student app to tackle corruption in South Africa.

Student app to tackle corruption in South Africa

An anti-corruption software app, Kriterion, has earned student developers acclaim at the 2016 Microsoft Imagine Cup.

Tech firms back SA's R3.5-bn wind farm.

Tech firms back SA's R3.5-bn wind farm

Loeriesfontein wind farm is expected to start supplying electricity to the national grid by the end of 2017.

MTN World Panel SunStream has plans for Africa.

MTN World Panel SunStream has plans for Africa

Mobile operator selected as partner for service provider market, beginning with South Africa-wide distribution.

High fives as Dutch innovators team up with SA companies.

High fives as Dutch innovators collaborate with SA companies

Five local companies will engage five Dutch innovators to tackle five different challenges.

Sage, Apple go Live for SMBs.

Sage, Apple go Live for SMBs

Apple mobility partner delivers accounting solutions for iPad, iPhone and Apple Watch.

Dell, CSIR unveil 'fastest computer in Africa'.

Dell, CSIR unveil 'fastest computer in Africa'

The supercomputer is capable of processing speeds of up to a thousand-trillion floating point operations i.e numbers with decimals in them every second.

Sage boss calls for more innovation in accounting.

Sage boss calls for more innovation in accounting

Company executives Stephen Kelly and Ivan Epstein tell African partners that small businesses deserve the best technology because of their contribution to job creation and the economy.