Hackathon seeks digital solutions to township social ills
Africa Beyond 4IR collaborates with Liquid Intelligent Technologies to host a hackathon to encourage digital entrepreneurship in Gauteng townships.
‘Cloud kitchen’ app wins Geekulcha hack
Geekulcha held its sixth annual hackathon over the past weekend, challenging coders to ‘hack the culture’.
Comms minister puts hackathons at core of creating ‘4IR army’
Government must show confidence in the solutions young South Africans are producing, to boost the culture of innovation, says minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams.
Defy to host a sustainable living hackathon, Hack The Normal
Appliance giant Defy will be hosting an online hackathon from 5 to 7 March.
Digital Gauteng hackathon seeks innovation for local government
The hackathon challenges developers to come up with new service delivery solutions for municipalities.
Smart set top box wins Sentech’s Hack the Future contest
The smart STB turns any TV monitor into a mini-computer, says its inventor Michael Aldridge.
Hackathon seeks extraordinary solutions to common problems
Over 100 University of Johannesburg students will participate in a hackathon challenge aimed at finding innovative tech solutions to some of SA’s everyday challenges.
Tech-based jewellery safety solution shines at GBV hackathon
A security jewellery concept cleverly disguising a panic button won the second “Hackathons for South Africa: Digital Solutions for Real World Challenges” competition.
Call for innovators to enter ‘hack the future’ challenge
Sentech seeks innovators and developers to enter the Hack The Future Challenge, to compete for a chance to bring their work to life.
Hackathon zones in on digital solutions to curb GBV
Silicon Cape and the US Embassy in SA will host a weekend-long virtual hackathon aimed at finding digital solutions to combat SA’s gender-based violence pandemic.
Ten tips for taking your app from idea to start-up
Hackathon winner Tsitsi Marote shares her tips for building a start-up.