Taking advantage of agility on the digital transformation journey

Agility isn’t traditionally a word readily associated with Africa’s technology market: the continent has been seen as lagging far behind others in adopting new solutions. © Kheng Ho Toh via 123RF Today, however, the drive for mobile solutions and digital transformation, especially in the South African market, is forcing changes in mindsets. Companies are increasingly…

Microsoft launches AppFactory Academy in Ethiopia

Microsoft 4Afrika, Wollo University and Tulane University’s Centre for Global Health Equity (CGHE) have joined forces to launch a new AppFactory Academy in Ethiopia, which will offer six-month internships in app development and business skills to graduates. ©Dmitriy Shpilko via 123RF The initiative led by Microsoft 4Afrika will provide selected Wollo University IT0 and related computing discipline graduate with…