DMCii introduces first annual high resolution Africa satellite coverage

An unparalleled collection of high-resolution satellite imagery covering sub-Saharan Africa in a single season is now available in the DMCii image archive,...

SA: Global partners join forces on SKA

The world's biggest telescope project has taken a crucial step forward, with its international partners joining forces and agreeing funding for the detailed design...

South Africa’s SKA takes another step forward

According to SKA South Africa, the proposed site in the Karoo for the core of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) is one of the quietest places...

SAA launches mobile applications

Two new mobile applications (Apps) allowing customers to access their travel information on the go have been launched by South African Airways (SAA). The two...

Big Bang Meets Big Data: South Africa Joins ASTRON and IBM to Build the...

South African scientists to develop rugged microservers to handle the harsh desert conditions, explore new computer architectures and develop advanced algorithms for radio astronomy...

Africa steps up efforts for Square Kilometre Array (SKA) bid

Pretoria - African countries have stepped up its efforts to beat out Australasia and emerge as the hosts Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope and...

Yahsat gears up to launch KA-Band satellite broadband in Sudan

New satellite broadband for everyone service set to be industry game-changer Yahsat (http://www.yahsat.ae), the Abu Dhabi, UAE, based satellite operator, is gearing up to launch...

Africa considers a continent-wide space agency

Africa is a step closer to setting up its own space agency, with the approval of a planned feasibility study by the 53...

Sub-Saharan Africa tech news in brief: 21 April–4 May 2011

Below is a roundup of tech news from or about Sub-Saharan Africa for the period 21 April-4 May, 2011. Tanzania to triple research funds A decision...

South Africa: Minister opens Astronomy office

Cape Town - The minister of science and technology has launched the International Astronomical Union (IAU) Global Office of Astronomy for Development (OAD) in...

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