On-demand internet builder launches in SA

2016-02-11 13:40

International platform builder Click Labs has set up shop in Johannesburg with a view to African expansion.

SA home-cleaning startup secures R10m funding

2016-01-25 09:38

Internet business SweepSouth says it has secured R10m in new funding from various sources.

SA dog-friendly app launches

2016-01-22 12:20

A new South African mobile app aims to cater to both dog owners and businesses that cater to pets.

Judge allows expansion of Uber class-action suit

2015-12-10 08:24

A judge has opened the door to expanding the number of drivers who can join a class-action suit against Uber contending they are treated like employees but get no employee benefits.

Startups need to focus on local solutions - Ericsson

2015-11-18 10:21

Technology solutions for Africa need to be developed locally to address local needs, says a network provider.

Black South Africans rush to digital opportunity

2015-11-16 11:31

Black South Africans have jumped at the chance for internships at the Digital Academy which seeks to boost skills in the ICT sector.

Tshwane 'Uber for security' app goes live

2015-11-10 10:02

The first phase of the Namola security application has been given the green light in the City of Tshwane.

Apple kicks out data collecting apps

2015-10-20 07:12

Apple is kicking out applications that collect personal data in violation of the company's privacy policies from its online store, the tech giant has said.

Facebook rules SA smartphones

2015-10-14 10:34

Social media applications dominate the South African smartphone scene, local research has found.

Uber probes IP address assigned to Lyft exec

2015-10-08 08:18

Uber is focusing its legal efforts on learning more about an internet address that it has persuaded a court could lead to identifying the hacker.


Local startup to compete in Spain

2016-01-27 10:26

One South African startup will be heading to Europe to participate in the final round of a startup competition.

Cell C launches free WhatsApp calling

2016-01-22 14:31

The country's third biggest mobile network is throwing down the gauntlet to its bigger rivals by launching a free calling offer.

Holiday apps to have on your phone

2015-12-18 08:18

finweek selected a number of easy-to-use apps that you should have on your phone during the holidays.

Diversity 'energising' SA tech growth

2015-11-23 12:47

Race and gender diversity in the technology industry is adding new energy to startups and business models, says an industry player.

Free internet basics is 'non-discriminatory' - Facebook

2015-11-17 07:26

The social network insists that it’s Free Basics internet programme is an open platform as the company courts developers and publishers.

Fin24 users reject WhatsApp regulation

2015-11-10 11:50

Fin24 users have reacted with derision to mobile operators suggesting that over the top providers such as WhatsApp should be regulated.

Ex-Rugby star Clyde Rathbone in people-rating startup

2015-10-30 15:56

The former rugby player and his partners in Australia have developed a startup that is described as 'a wiki of open letters and reviews about people'.

Charging extra for WhatsApp compared to e-tolls

2015-10-15 10:23

Fin24 users have rejected MTN's idea of paying extra to access to over the top services such as WhatsApp.

SA tops Africa in mobile app downloads

2015-10-08 13:20

South Africa leads in mobile application downloads in the Sub-Saharan Africa market as consumers in Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya race to catch up.

5 top mistakes that startups make

2015-10-01 14:46

While some startups have embraced a lean strategy to effectively expand, many make rudimentary errors that could sabotage their efforts, says an industry insider.

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