The gender edition
Female entrepreneurs taking names and markets with smart solutions that sizzle.
In search of the perfect pizza
Sure, it’s just dough, sauce and cheese, but how do you train a machine to recognise the right quantities?
Red tape hampers Africa’s tech future
Regulation that lacks clarity, is open to interpretation and heavily dependent on skills for effective application is impeding the continent’s progress towards 4IR.
Lemu is using technology to help create an atlas of the biosphere and track the impact of climate change.
A sour taste
After a protracted legal battle, it’s still not clear whether government’s Technology Innovation Agency will ever see anywhere close to the sum it was expecting for investment in a multimillion-dollar biotech startup.
Africa’s best kept secret
By moving from digital finance for micro SMEs to enabling fintechs, banks and telcos, Ukheshe Technologies is hoping it has figured out a path for world domination.
Linking man and machine
What is the progress in brain-computer integration?
SA startups getting snapped up
South Africa’s startup scene is showing signs of maturity as investments and acquisitions become increasingly common.
The care-about-society edition
Finding the minds and innovations behind the inventions that are designed to make South Africa a better place to live.
From concept to company to cash
It takes more than a bright idea to commercialise startups in Africa; it requires an ecosystem.
A solar safari
While Eskom struggles to keep the lights on, one company is looking to harness the power of the sun so we can silently view game in an environmentally clean way.
Getting left behind
Is South Africa’s prominent place in the African startup scene under threat?
Giving farmers an eye in the sky
Aerobotics combines analytics and drones to give agriculture a better chance of success.