technology

  1. R

    Improving technology in South Africa

    I am starting this thread as I feel like our country has a lot of talent yet we are not at the forefront of any technology innovations. We all love gaming yet we haven't made a triple A game title. We would love to go to space or even study it but we don't really have a space program. We don't...
  2. K

    Subscription Model for Car features

    Just curious to know what you guys think of this. Basically BMW have come up with a way for car owners to 'subscribe' to certain features of their car (for example having heated seats for 3 months). I've recently read that Audi has jumped on the bandwagon with something similar. Personally I...
  3. Anthro

    US officials lay out blueprint for ‘virtually unhackable’ quantum internet

    US officials lay out blueprint for ‘virtually unhackable’ quantum internet Read more: https://metro.co.uk/2020/07/27/us-officials-lay-blueprint-virtually-unhackable-quantum-internet-13043571/?ito=cbshare...
  4. Jamie McKane

    The price to import tech at R17.95 to the US dollar

    The price to import tech at R17.95 to the US dollar South Africa's economy has been hit hard by the effects of the coronavirus pandemic and the ensuing 21-day lockdown imposed on all citizens. The rand's value has also plummeted after ratings agency Moody's downgraded the country to junk...
  5. Jamie McKane

    Green technology is paying off for investors

    Green technology is paying off for investors The American companies most reliant on embracing green technology are outperforming every broad measure of the stock market, delivering a greater return last year than all but two (Russia and Greece) of the world’s 94 leading equity indexes. These...
  6. Jamie McKane

    10 tech predictions for beyond 2020

    10 tech predictions for beyond 2020 Gartner has unveiled its biggest predictions for IT organisations and users for 2020 and beyond. These predictions analyse how technology is changing society and the expectations of users.
  7. Jamie McKane

    The senseless fight against South African technology advances

    The senseless fight against South African technology advances South Africa’s largest finance union, the South African Society of Bank Officials (SASBO), recently planned a country-wide strike to protest against job losses and retrenchments at local banks. This job losses and retrenchments have...
  8. Syntech

    Syntech Distribution

    Who We Are Syntech is a technology company that sources and distributes industry leading products from around the world. We work with key resellers to deliver solutions that add value to the market and enable them to win. "We exist to enrich the lives of Africa through innovation and...
  9. Dimagi

    Dimagi is Hiring for Applications Engineer!

    Dimagi is looking for an Applications Engineer to join our New Delhi, India or Cape Town, South Africa team. We are a small and growing social enterprise with offices around the world. Our systems are deployed globally, including in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the United States. We offer a...
  10. Dimagi

    Dimagi (Cape Town) is Hiring for Technical Project Manager!

    Organization Description Founded out of Harvard and MIT in 2002, Dimagi is an award-winning global technology company with a focus on impact that delivers open source technology to help underserved communities in over 50 countries around the world. Job Description Dimagi is looking for an...
  11. Xplod

    Google Pixel

    Why isn't the Pixel not getting shipped in South Africa though? What are the exact reasons? Must have missed the post but it's really frustrating!
  12. B

    Online store that might be useful in the future.

    Failure Thread xD -closed-
  13. N

    Unpopular Opinion

    I know that there is more support for the "Anti" Apple/iPhone team than the "Pro" but I'm gonna give my honest opinion and that is, Apple provides good products (except their chargers). The MacBook, iPad, Apple Watch and iPhone are good quality. But that's just my opinion
  14. Kevin Lancaster

    Which skills are becoming obsolete thanks to advancements in technology?

    Which skills are becoming obsolete thanks to advancements in technology? For example, is there a point to learning more than one language, when translation software lets us communicate across language barriers? What about learning to read a map or writing by hand - do Google Maps and...
  15. Kevin Lancaster

    Best-paid Chief Technology Officers in South Africa

    Best-paid Chief Technology Officers in South Africa Chief Technology Officers can earn big salaries, with some of them taking home millions each year.
  16. Zoomzoom

    What is wrong with SA businesses?

    After several weeks of searching online for stuff relating to renovating a house I can state unequivocally and without fear of contradiction that South African businesses are in the dark ages. 1. IF <and that is a giant big IF> they even have a website - they don't have any prices. Newsflash...
  17. Kevin Lancaster

    The most hyped technologies around the world

    The most hyped technologies in the world Gartner’s 2015 hype cycle for emerging technologies identifies the computing innovations that organisations should watch.
  18. B

    New Apple iPad range @ Behemoth Technology! (low pricing)

    B-Technology has just added a range of new Apple products to the online store! Apple iPad Air 2 Apple iPad Mini 3 View all our Apple products here: Apple Products and Accessories or Check out our site on www.b-technology.co.za for more great deals on our technology range! All-In-One...
  19. M

    Ruby on Rails dev

    If anyone knows of a ruby on rails developer looking for the opportunity to work with a well funded, fast moving start-up please drop me a message. Equity is on offer so it's a real sweet deal. We work on really exciting stuff, nothing boring or ordinary. Besides for equity comes exposure...
  20. Rouxenator

    Old Concept Cars

    Stumbled upon this site while trying to show someone the Ford Probe III on which the Sierra was based. Must be one of the most complete sources of concept cars from all manufacturers. Really worth a visit : http://oldconceptcars.com/
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