UCT smashes water rocket record

2015-10-09 11:30

A team from the University of Cape Town has broken a long-standing water rocket record.

Israel team jumps ahead on Moon shot

2015-10-08 17:00

An Israeli team competing in a race to the Moon sponsored by Google has signed a with California-based SpaceX for a rocket launch.

Operation Phakisa to renew passion for teaching - Zuma

2015-10-02 18:01

President Jacob Zuma hopes the use of state-of-the-art technology like communication resource centres and an educational television channel would see a renewed passion for teaching.

Microsoft, Google drop patent battles

2015-10-01 12:21

Microsoft and Google have agreed to bury all patent infringement litigation against each other, the companies have announced.

Tech helps SA jump in WEF rankings

2015-09-30 10:22

South Africa has climbed seven places in the World Economic Forum global competitiveness report owing to greater ICT adoption.

SAP in drive to boost SA ICT skills

2015-09-29 12:00

Enterprise software firm SAP has announced the launch of a skills initiative designed to train 10 000 ICT consultants.

China's 'fake' Apple stores thrive

2015-09-24 14:15

On a bustling street in China's southern boomtown of Shenzhen, more than 30 stores carrying Apple's iconic white logos peddle pre-orders for the new iPhone.

Ready for iCar? Apple moves ahead with electric car

2015-09-23 08:11

Ready for an Apple 'iCar'? A report says the technology company is moving forward with its electric car project.

10 websites to visit when you’re bored at work

2015-09-22 00:00

Nothing left on your to-do list? Or just feeling procrastinate-y? Here’s how to keep yourself entertained while pretending to be hard at work.

Self-driving cars pose 'huge legal challenge'

2015-09-18 08:50

The self-driving car era is approaching but not as rapidly as some believe, according to Hyundai.


68% of South Africans look more at their phone than at their partner's face

2015-10-09 10:28

Recent studies by iFix revealed how much time South Africans really spend on their phones and it's rather alarming.

Apple dominates global brands

2015-10-06 14:34

Tech companies have once again dominated the top global brands in a survey that measures the most valuable brands in the world.

Google launches tech education kits

2015-10-02 08:20

Google has announced a boost for education with its Expeditions Pioneer programme.

Investors dump Datatec on profit warning

2015-09-30 13:52

The share price of Sandton headquartered technology company Datatec has slid more than 17% following a profit warning.

Smart tech producing a 'Star Trek' world

2015-09-29 12:58

Smart technologies are pushing society to a futuristic world where software will actively learn your behaviour patterns, according to a research organisation.

Free internships to prepare SA coders

2015-09-28 09:41

A Johannesburg academy is aiming to equip self-taught coders with free internships to prepare them for jobs in large corporations.

How to protect yourself against revenge porn

2015-09-23 11:38

Any image you upload is vulnerable to theft. Here is how to protect yourself and deal with someone who uploads pictures without your consent.

My ouma the Facebook stalker

2015-09-22 11:56

When grandparents get the hang of Facebook they could end up one step ahead.

A camera that was tied to a weather balloon and launched into space two years ago has finally been found.

A camera that was tied to a weather balloon and launched into space two years ago has finally been found.

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Blind computer scientist makes the impossible possible

2015-09-17 21:00

New technology doesn’t only make things more convenient for people but also makes the impossible possible, says the first blind person to get both a BSc honours and master’s degrees in computer science.

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