The ins and outs of software development
Inspired by the ‘hand of God’
A series of articles for a feature on software development. Adapt or die The modern expectation of software development goes something like this: teenager develops revolutionary new app, becomes most downloaded app of the week… in a day, youngster retires to a life of trying to recreate that magic. Avoiding the pitfalls Custom software has traditionally been […]
A school apart
The work created by ceramist Nic Sithole for the Adelaide Tambo Collection is something to behold. Read the full article here.
Joburg City Rates Special Report
Sacred Heart College is embracing 3D printing technology to impart critical thinking skills to its younger students. Read the full article here.
Digital payment solutions
The making of a world-class city The City of Johannesburg’s stated vision of being a world-class African city is bold and ambitious, as befits its status as the continent’s financial hub. City authorities are aware of the fact that retaining this status requires bold action to match the ambition, which has been answered partly by the […]
Innovation is a culture
A collection of articles written for a feature on electronic payment solutions. Regulation – the payment provider’s best friend South African banks are fortunate to operate in a highly regulated market that allows them to remain largely untouched by the digital revolution that’s decimating the likes of the print media and the travel and music […]
The future is mobile
The Centre for Public Sector Innovation (CPSI) is one government vehicle dedicated to making sure service delivery becomes more effective and efficient without having to reinvent the wheel. Read the full article here.
Adequate housing a major practical challenge
A collection of articles exploring the opportunities in mobile app development A mobile business world beckons “There must be an app for that” is a phrase often used in jest when confronted by a hurdle. It’s also possibly one of the most hated phrases of the new millennium for IT executives. This is less because […]
Unleash your inner geek
Global mining giant BHP Billiton is a good case study of the challenges of meeting the requirements of the mining charter, particularly when it comes to improving the lives of employees. Read the full article here
Empowerment Special Report
Situated at the popular 44 Stanley complex, the JoziHub is a joint venture between non-profit technology innovation house Praekelt Foundation and search engine giant Google. Click here to read the full article
A collection of articles written for a M&G supplement investigating that state of black empowerment: Revised codes could be counterproductive A general pall of discontent hangs over the empowerment sector as it awaits word from the department of trade and industry on submissions made on the draft revisions to the broad-based BEE codes of good […]