Technology

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StatPro shares success by pledging to educate underprivileged children in South Africa

August 7, 2014 at 09:07

London (17th July 2014) StatPro Group plc (AIM: SOG), the AIM listed provider of cloud-based portfolio analytics for the global asset management industry, pledges to support the education of underprivileged children in […]

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(from left to right) Dr Donald Kaberuka President of AfDB, David Mark Rubenstein co-founder and co-chief executive officer of The Carlyle Group and Mr Sim Tshabalala, Chief Executive of Standard Bank Group, during the panel discussion at the African Leaders Business Forum

Momentum gathering in Power Africa initiative across Africa

August 6, 2014 at 13:53

Standard Bank Group, Africa’s largest lender by assets, has renewed its commitment to the Power Africa Initiative Standard Bank Group (http://www.standardbank.com), Africa’s largest lender by assets, has renewed its commitment […]

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Africa Business Forum, Ghana’s Fidelity Bank Chooses IBM to Drive Transformation Agenda

August 6, 2014 at 09:51

At the U.S. Africa Business Forum in Washington, D.C today, Ghana’s Fidelity Bank announced its choice of IBM (NYSE: IBM) to manage its technology infrastructure and services. The five year deal […]

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SA: Leviton Acquires ClickOn Technology

August 5, 2014 at 12:29

Acquisition advances Leviton’s international growth; expands capabilities in the automation technology business Leviton today announced the acquisition of all shares of ClickOn Technology, a South African manufacturer of automation technology […]

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Placed on the Africa map: Disruptive companies chart their growth strategies

August 5, 2014 at 10:14

Frost & Sullivan will unveil new technologies and innovative business models impacting industries at GIL 2014: Africa this August Africa is at a cusp of realising its true growth potential, […]

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Learners at Masibambane Junior Primary School, in Orange Farm, receive 250 tablets from MoneyGram

SA: Techno boost for Masibambane learners

August 4, 2014 at 14:25

Pretoria – From traditional teaching and learning methods to high-tech tablet e-learning, learners at Masibambane Junior Primary School, in Orange Farm, are to become technologically savvy. Through the One Laptop […]

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AIF and IPA founder Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais with the 2014 IPA winners: Dr. Nicolaas Duneas & Mr. Nuno Pires and the Nigerian Former Minister of Science and Technology

Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) 2015 now open

August 4, 2014 at 11:00

Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) 2015 now open – USD 150,000 in prizes for continent’s brightest innovators to accelerate Africa’s development With 2000 innovators from 48 countries entering in its […]

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Image credit: Flickr/John Isaac/World Bank

ICT: Anti-HIV measures that cross borders

August 1, 2014 at 16:45

By Imogen Mathers – SciDev.Net Earlier this month, UNAIDS published its annual Gap report, drawing together global data on HIV/AIDS alongside information and analysis about the ‘people being left behind’ […]

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MultiChoice Africa and Eutelsat Strike New Long-Term Multi-Transponder Agreement

August 1, 2014 at 11:55

— MultiChoice secures significant bandwidth requirements to support growth of DStv pay-TV platform over sub-Saharan Africa — Eutelsat 36deg East neighbourhood consolidated as Africa’s premier location for digital entertainment services […]

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TechGirls Exchange Program Brings Middle East and North Africa Teens to United States

August 1, 2014 at 10:00

From July 31-August 22, tech-savvy teenagers from Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, the Palestinian Territories, Tunisia, and Yemen will participate in the third TechGirls exchange program. While in the United […]

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