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Smart building data makes business sense
Smart building data makes business sense

Buildings have become so much more than brick, mortar and glass. They are smart business tools which assist organisations to achieve their business objectives. Today's buildings are essentially technology centres, embedded with complex networks of connected devices and systems. The constant flow of data that these devices (or end points) generate, typically through internet protocol (IP) interfaces, provide businesses with the information that enables seamless and efficient functionality.

By Neil Cameron 19 hours ago

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Adding intelligence to the property game

Machine learning offers enormous opportunities to all areas of the real estate market.

By Vian Chinner 16 Feb 2018

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New leadership, operations team for Silicon Cape

Silicon Cape has announced the appointment of four new females to its leadership. The new leadership and operations team will be led by Kerry Petrie as interim general manager and Tumi Boitumelo Menyatswe as ecosystem manager.

16 Feb 2018

Why 2018 could be brighter for SA startups
Why 2018 could be brighter for SA startups

The South African economy is showing early signs of turning the corner after a couple of years of disappointing growth and high volatility, meaning 2018 holds promise of increased opportunities for local small and medium enterprises (SMEs).

By Tom Jackson 16 Feb 2018

Industry 4.0 at the heart of Manufacturing Indaba 2018
Industry 4.0 at the heart of Manufacturing Indaba 2018

This year's Manufacturing Indaba is set to explore the impact of Industry 4.0 - otherwise known as the Fourth Industrial Revolution - and the Internet of Things (IoT) on transformation in the manufacturing industry. The event will take place will be hosted at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, Africa's economic hub, on 19 and 20 June 2018.

15 Feb 2018

Africa Tech Summit kicks off in Kigali
Africa Tech Summit kicks off in Kigali

The Africa Tech Summit kicks off in Kigali, Rwanda, yesterday, 14 February 2018, bringing together over 250 delegates to discuss key opportunities and challenges emerging across the continent's tech space, unpack investment trends, and network with a view to driving growth in African tech.

By Gabriella Mulligan 15 Feb 2018

TinyLoop wins #DefeatDayZero hackathon
TinyLoop wins #DefeatDayZero hackathon

The winner of the Startupbootcamp (SBC) Cape Town and RCS Group water-saving hackathon is TinyLoop, a project from the TinyEco team in Cape Town. The team walked away with R20,000 in prize money to help further develop its closed-loop shower system as well as a corporate deal from Thundafund.com.

15 Feb 2018

Nigerian e-library startup Panacea launches Android app
Nigerian e-library startup Panacea launches Android app

Nigerian e-library startup Panacea has launched its Android app, which allows users to rent books, search for study mates and create book clubs.

By Tom Jackson 15 Feb 2018

How about a 'Gauteng Silicon Valley'?
How about a 'Gauteng Silicon Valley'?

Cape Town is widely regarded as the hub of innovation, and an incubator that has spawned the birth and development of tech companies. The city's tech ecosystem is almost two decades old and is one of the most established in Africa. According to the findings of the Ventureburn Startup Survey 2015, the city accounts for 60% of the country's tech startups.

14 Feb 2018

Team Vidr, L to R: Ayomide Okunowo, Roxy Kirsten, Sean Wilson-Smith, and Chaulele Alexander Jana.
#StartupStory: Talking video on video with Vidr

In this meta-interview, I chat to Sean Wilson-Smith, founder of Vidr, about the successes on their startup life so far, along with a 5-minute video of our interview if you'd prefer to listen to rather than read his words.

By Leigh Andrews 14 Feb 2018

Harnessing tech to sustain the brick and mortar store
Harnessing tech to sustain the brick and mortar store

Online shopping has never been easier or more intuitive. You're at work or laying in bed, and with a simple click of the mouse you can book a dream vacation or the latest curved smart television, or your weekly groceries can be delivered to your doorstep. And even better, most often the online shopping experience just gets your preferences right.

14 Feb 2018

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New app a digital gateway to Abu Dhabi heritage

The Department of Culture and Tourism Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) is set to launch a 'one-stop' digital information platform on cultural experiences in the emirate of Abu Dhabi. This initiative will offer personalised content, 360-degree visuals, interactive floor plans, podcasts from culture experts as well as a centralised profiling database across all culture locations and events.

14 Feb 2018