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Geekulcha is helping the youth to prepare for a digital future

by: admin - 13 July 2017

Geekulcha is helping the youth to prepare for a digital future

Meet Geekulcha, a Pretoria-based initiative that is creating a new era of young, gifted and black coders that are solving the world’s problems, one hackathon at a time. “We provide young talent with a platform to grow their skills through web and mobile apps development, electronics systems, data science and business informatics,” says the organisation’s...

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Here’s what to look forward to at the Fak’ugesi Digital Innovation Festival

by: Live Events - 18 August 2016

Here’s what to look forward to at the Fak’ugesi Digital Innovation Festival

British Council’s ConnectZA have partnered up with Fak’ugesi again this year to welcome a diverse range of artists, designers, makers, tech gurus and thinkers from SA and the UK, to bring you an amazing programme including digital master classes, live debates, virtual reality performances and dynamic immersive video installations at the Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation...

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7 apps you need on your phone this December

by: Natasha Ndlebe - 15 December 2015

7 apps you need on your phone this December

With more than a million apps on Android and Apple, there’s an app for almost everything. Here are few free apps, available on Android and iOS that we thought would make your December even better. For Foodies: Allthecooks Recipes Some people prefer being couch potatoes in December, while some like to cook up a storm....

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How to get more women into the tech industry

by: Rofhiwa Maneta - 26 August 2015

How to get more women into the tech industry

American social entrepreneur Netia McCray (25) is the founder of youth-focused social enterprise Mbadika. The organisation hosts engineering workshops where children are taught basic engineering principles by making simple DIY kits. In South Africa, McCray has taught young South Africans how to make low-cost, solar-powered USB chargers. The chargers are made from a solar panel,...

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