We can’t predict what will shape the future of our business. There is risk in all our endeavours and projects. What is relevant and marketable today might be irrelevant tomorrow. Startups especially need to examine what it means to focus on projects, since they often don’t have anything to fall back on. So much of what matters exists in the future, meaning each project must be recognised for the risk it is.
To that end, startups must examine how…Continue
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The App Fund is a partnership between mLab Southern Africa and TIA (Technology Innovation Agency). It provides a platform for local app start-ups to refine their concepts, app plans and pitches in order to qualify for funding of up to R500,000.00 (Five-Hundred Thousand Rand) to further develop their apps.…
Added by LEBOGANG MADISE on May 27, 2016 at 10:37 — No Comments
Salary: Market related
Starting Date: 1 July 2016
To impact the 1.2 billion globally who suffer hearing difficulties through affordable access and linkage to hearing health.
The ideal candidate has a passion for user experience,…Continue
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Prys Comparison - An innovative way of advertising retail product to a "Ready to Buy" Audience by listing products with your website links so that users can compare your deals and offers against other retailers and BUY on your website: read more
We understand that its's not just your Online Store, its your business, it is your dream, your passion, your creation. Lets get you…
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HI Silicon Cape Community, for the past three months I have been conducting a preliminary investigation on how malicious hackers have been hacking people's accounts and posting nasty stuff on their wall without their permission / knowledge.…Continue
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The percentage of early-stage entrepreneurs in South Africa who expect to create no jobs at all within the next five years has risen nearly four times since 2013, the 2015/16 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (Gem) report for South Africa says.…Continue
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Nowadays, big data is not new to us. Some of us use big data almost everyday, but how to extract web data that is high-volume in a short time? we will talk something about it.
“Advances in data gathering, computing power and connectivity mean that we have more information than ever before at our fingertips. IBM estimates that by 2020 there will be 300 times more information in the world than…Continue
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Seedstars is launching Seedstars Academy to educate entrepreneurs in residence in South Africa and enable them to spread the use of internet and digital technologies, to combat its rampant youth unemployment rate, which according to the World Bank affects over 52%…Continue
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Business people have been using accounting systems since well before the abacus, and there is currently a plethora of software available for companies.
However, where all the current options fall down is their inability to integrate payment systems with basic accounting, and reconcile bank accounts.
All too often, accounting packages are also just too broad, and don’t cater for your specific type of business.
The issue with the bulk of accounting software is that it has…Continue
Added by Andries Kok on May 25, 2016 at 9:30 — No Comments
Hope you had a great weekend and the new week has started with a bang.
So if you haven't read any of my posts lately, I've been looking for a team of people looking to get involved in a cool project.
I am still seeking one person to get on board and join the team. The headline says it all doesn't it? Please…Continue
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With many people seeing Africa as the next frontier for growth in internet services, there is a multi-frontier war going on about who owns, operates and controls different parts of the African World Wide Web. While ICANN, the main entity awarding domain names is in a multi-year long fight for …
Added by Silicon Cape Initiative on May 19, 2016 at 16:10 — No Comments
Brazil might be in the grip of a political and economic crisis, but this hasn’t stopped its well-financed small business agency Sebrae from developing a slick SME data portal that will be the envy of policymakers and researchers the world over.…Continue
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Startups have freedom bigger businesses do not. Having cemented themselves in particular industries, companies often prefer the safety of the past to the uncertainty of innovation. Any kind of progress made is tentative.
For example, Apple has not deviated far from the original iPhone since introducing it in 2007 — though…Continue
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Project Isizwe's content portal, Tobetsa, has partnered with Hour of Code South Africa to give Free WiFi users the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of computer science for free. Project Isizwe advocates that Free WiFi should be a human right. Along a similar…Continue
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