Free digital training institute (WeThinkCode_) gets boost it needs to expand its Cape Town campus

By Press Release 20 July 2021

In honour of Mandela Day , Swindon Property, leaders in commercial and industrial real estate, have partnered with WeThinkCode_, a peer-to-peer tech institution dedicated to eliminating the IT... FULL STORY >


WeThinkCode to open campus in Durban

By Staff Writer 3 March 2021

Software programming training academy WeThinkCode has announced plans to open a campus in Durban this July to further build technology skills locally. FULL STORY >


#ChangeWithCode - Win a Coding Scholarship

By Press Release 4 October 2019

SA coding bootcamp pioneer awarding 3 full scholarships. FULL STORY >


1.3M young Africans learnt coding during Africa Code Week 2017

By Press Release 5 December 2017

SAP announces their Africa Code Week 2017 results, which positively empowered 1.3 million youth in just seven days in October. The continent-wide skills development initiative is on track to achieve target of 5 million youth... FULL STORY >


The Ethics of Code: developing AI for business with five core principles

By Press Release 24 July 2017

Building a chatbot is the easy part, says Kriti Sharma, VP of Bots and AI at Sage. In order to ensure that these products are safe and ethical, Sharma details five principles called the “Ethics of Code.” FULL STORY >


´CodeBus Africa´ arrives in South Africa

By Press Release 8 May 2017

University students tour the African continent and teach kids to code to celebrate 100 years of Finland. FULL STORY >


R200 000 up for grabs in annual Entelect Challenge

By Ryan Noik 25 April 2017

Entries for the sixth annual Entelect Challenge, which has become known as one of the premium coding competitions among the software development community, are now open. FULL STORY >


Uber testing out colour coded vehicles to help passengers find their ride

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 3 December 2015

With Uber growing in popularity, several cars could be hailed to the same venue. In an experiment to assist with this issue, Uber is trialing out colour coded lights for vehicles. FULL STORY >


Microsoft and Code.org teaching kids to code using Minecraft

By Staff Writer 18 November 2015

In an effort to teach children to code, Microsoft and Code.org have teamed up for the third annual Hour of Code initiative with the aid of Minecraft. FULL STORY >


Coders using technology to solve Early Childhood Development problems

By Staff Writer 10 July 2015

Cape Town coders and creative thinkers teamed up on the weekend with key players in the Early Childhood Development (ECD) sector to find practical and low-cost technology solutions to key challenges in the sector. FULL STORY >


Facebook using Nokia Here Maps ahead of impending sale

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 5 May 2015

With the impending sale of Nokia's Here Maps service on the horizon, Facebook has already begun integrating the service into the mobile version of its site. FULL STORY >


The annual Entelect R100K Challenge readies once again

By Staff Writer 15 April 2015

Following last year’s successful competition, SA coders and gamers can now enter the Entelect R100K Challenge and put their AI skills to the test, with the finals set for rAge. FULL STORY >


AfriGIS shows value in validating the Power of your Address

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 23 July 2014

TechSmart Business spoke to Magnus Rademeyer, managing director of AfriGIS, a technology innovation company focused on unlocking the power of addresses. The potential application of which has benefits for both large corporates and... FULL STORY >


AMD launches new software development kit

By Ryan Noik 8 August 2011

AMD have launched its latest software development kit to enable developers to take advantage of its Accelerated Processing Units. FULL STORY >


Microsoft Tag milestone announcements

By Hanleigh Daniels 28 October 2010

Microsoft has revealed some key milestone stats for its Tag 2D-barcode technology. FULL STORY >

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