Start-ups urged to apply for Google boot camp

Start-ups based in South Africa and Southern Africa have until Friday, 24 February to apply to be part of Google Developers Launchpad Start Johannesburg.

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University curbs academic failure with tech

UJ becomes the first university outside US to implement a solution that identifies students for academic support.

UJ becomes the first university outside US to implement a solution that identifies students for academic support.

The University of Johannesburg (UJ) will introduce an online tool to identify students that need academic support and help them complete their courses timeously.

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Accenture to create 15 000 jobs in US

Accenture will invest $1.4 billion to train its employees.

Accenture will invest $1.4 billion to train its employees.

Accenture will create 15 000 "highly skilled" new jobs in the US, as IT services firms brace for a more protectionist US technology visa programme under president Donald Trump.

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Licensed drone pilots ensure safer skies

Official training is recommended for recreational drone users.

Official training is recommended for recreational drone users.

Insurance companies may be unwilling to fully insure owners of remotely-piloted aircraft systems if they do not possess a certified operation licence – even if the drone is to be used recreationally.

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