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This is how many e-toll accounts are still outstanding

This is how many e-toll accounts are still outstanding

South African National Roads Agency (Sanral) faces a massive battle to get more Gauteng road users to pay for e-tolls as the latest figures show that the company has millions of outstanding accounts.

Technology - By Staff Writer | 19 August, 2016
SA MeerKAT on track to be the best radio telescope in the world

SA MeerKAT on track to be the best radio telescope in the world

Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor says with only 16 dishes launched so far, the MeerKAT is already the best of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere.

Technology, Telecommunications - By SA News | 17 July, 2016
Cape Town and Tshwane have radically different Wi-Fi plans

Cape Town and Tshwane have radically different Wi-Fi plans

Radical differences in strategy drive two large roll-outs of Wi-Fi internet access in South Africa.

IT Services, Technology - By News24Wire | 23 June, 2016
South African to head up global Bitcoin Foundation

South African to head up global Bitcoin Foundation

Cape Town based venture capitalist Llew Claasen has been appointed as executive director of the global Bitcoin Foundation.

Banking, Technology - By News24Wire | 21 June, 2016
These are the 12 biggest tech acquisitions of all time

These are the 12 biggest tech acquisitions of all time

Microsoft is buying LinkedIn for $26.2bn – or $196 per share – in the biggest acquisition in its history.

Technology - By Staff Writer | 16 June, 2016
Uber raises prices for South Africa

Uber raises prices for South Africa

Internet ride-sharing app Uber is raising its South African fares back to their old rates just two months after the company initiated its winter price cuts.

Internet, Technology - By News24Wire | 6 June, 2016
SA start-up Snapt scores $1 million in funding

SA start-up Snapt scores $1 million in funding

South African technology company, Snapt, says it has received $1 million in funding from private equity and venture capital firm, Convergence Partners.

IT Services, Software, Technology - By Staff Writer | 1 June, 2016
Most South African jobs can be done by robots

Most South African jobs can be done by robots

A study by Citi and the Oxford Martin School at the University of Oxford shows that two-thirds of jobs in South Africa are at risk of being replaced by robots.

Technology - By MyBroadband | 20 March, 2016
Uber welcomes tougher taxi laws

Uber welcomes tougher taxi laws

Internet ride-sharing company Uber says it welcomes a new transport bill that plans a crackdown on drivers who don’t have meter taxi licences.

Mobile, Technology - By News24Wire | 7 March, 2016
I’m a victim of a fake PhD: SA tech boss

I’m a victim of a fake PhD: SA tech boss

The electronic distributor of South Africa’s social grant payments, Net1 UEPS Technologies, says its chief executive officer Serge Belamant is a “victim” of a fake PhD scandal.

Technology - By News24Wire | 26 February, 2016
Cape Town start-up scoops R30 million funding

Cape Town start-up scoops R30 million funding

Cape Town based start-up Hepstar, says it has raised $2 million (R30 million) in a new round of financing.

Technology - By Staff Writer | 23 February, 2016
Jasco in massive interim profit boost

Jasco in massive interim profit boost

Listed technology company Jasco on Wednesday reported an 11% jump in group revenue to R558.1 million, for the six months ended December 2015.

Technology - By Staff Writer | 10 February, 2016
British police consider eagles to take down drones used by criminals

British police consider eagles to take down drones used by criminals

The Metropolitan Police in Britain is considering the use of birds of prey to intercept drones where they are being used to commit crime.

Technology - By Gareth Vorster | 9 February, 2016
SA police not using CCTV footage to catch criminals: DA

SA police not using CCTV footage to catch criminals: DA

The DA says it is concerned about reports that the South African Police Service is not adequately utilising the City of Cape Town’s (CoCT) CCTV security cameras in the fight against crime.

Technology - By Staff Writer | 5 February, 2016
Tag Heuer is launching an Android smartwatch next month

Tag Heuer is launching an Android smartwatch next month

Luxury Swiss watchmaker, Tag Heuer, has set a date for the launch of its Android Wear smartwatch, the Tag Heuer Connected.

Technology - By Staff Writer | 13 October, 2015
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