Engineering News | Technology & Communications Home http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/technology Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:06:21 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Another hydrogen boost for platinum fuel cells http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/amplats-invests-in-high-yield-energy-technologies-2018-04-18 Simone Liedtke TECHNOLOGY Wed, 18 Apr 2018 11:00:00 +0200 484277 1524072626 1524042000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000720783_resized_andrewhinkly206111022duane.jpg Amplats PGM investment programme CEO Andrew Hinkly 511 287 Nanoclay technology being developed as possible means to treat AMD http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/nanoclay-technology-being-developed-as-possible-means-to-treat-amd-2018-04-17 Anine Kilian TECHNOLOGY Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:33:00 +0200 484206 1523976914 1523975580 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 CSIR developing water treatment, biodegradable plastic solutions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/csir-developing-water-treatment-biodegradable-plastic-solutions-2018-04-17 Anine Kilian TECHNOLOGY Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:25:00 +0200 484204 1523976726 1523975100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 South Africa readies latest ocean-watching satellite for launch http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-readies-latest-ocean-watching-satellite-for-launch-2018-04-17 News24Wire SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Tue, 17 Apr 2018 10:43:00 +0200 484119 1523958728 1523954580 99999999999 News24Wire 0 0 4Sight to establish JV in China http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/4sight-to-establish-jv-in-china-2018-04-16 Anine Kilian TELECOMMUNICATIONS Mon, 16 Apr 2018 14:44:00 +0200 484015 1523888691 1523882640 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Icasa tables discussion document for digital audio broadcasting services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/icasa-tables-discussion-document-for-digital-audio-broadcasting-services-2018-04-13 Natasha Odendaal DIGITAL AUDIO BROADCASTING Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:30:00 +0200 483887 1523627599 1523626200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 UK project could halve titanium parts production costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uk-defence-and-civil-technology-project-could-cut-titanium-parts-production-costs-by-half-2018-04-13 Rebecca Campbell Science & technology Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482848 1523343198 1523570400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Security drones taking off, but SA restrictions limit adoption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/security-drones-eager-to-take-off-but-restrictions-limit-adoption-2018-04-13 Dylan Slater SECURITY DRONES Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482366 1523354041 1523570400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718895_resized_eyes.jpg 511 287 Mobile enterprise technology use in SA on the rise – Syspro http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobile-enterprise-technology-use-in-sa-to-continue-rising-syspro-2018-04-13 Schalk Burger MOBILE ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGIES Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482717 1523343198 1523570400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Altron’s FY18 earnings up 14% to 18% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/altrons-fy18-earnings-up-14-to-18-2018-04-12 Natasha Odendaal TRADING UPDATE Thu, 12 Apr 2018 14:15:00 +0200 483694 1523536401 1523535300 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 CCTV cameras deployed to help Cape Town's Shotspotter programme identify shooters http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cctv-cameras-deployed-to-help-cape-towns-shotspotter-programme-identify-shooters-2018-04-12 African News Agency TECHNOLOGY Thu, 12 Apr 2018 14:05:00 +0200 483687 1523534807 1523534700 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 Mistra launches new book on the ethics, applications of nanotechnology http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mistra-launches-new-book-on-the-ethics-applications-of-nanotechnology-2018-04-11 Anine Kilian RESEARCH Wed, 11 Apr 2018 16:40:00 +0200 483566 1523459002 1523457600 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 ABB forms digital research, innovation partnership with Wits http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/abb-forms-digital-research-innovation-partnership-with-wits-2018-04-11 Schalk Burger INNOVATION Wed, 11 Apr 2018 16:19:00 +0200 483560 1523600132 1523456340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 New technologies key to driving Africa’s growth http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-technologies-key-to-driving-africas-growth-2018-04-10 Anine Kilian DIGITISATION Tue, 10 Apr 2018 15:23:00 +0200 483419 1523367824 1523366580 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 MTN expects IPO of Nigerian business this year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mtn-expects-ipo-of-nigerian-business-this-year-2018-04-10 Reuters TELECOMS Tue, 10 Apr 2018 14:14:00 +0200 483407 1523362561 1523362440 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Telkom Kenya to merge some operations with Airtel Kenya – source http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/telkom-kenya-to-merge-some-operations-with-airtel-kenya-source-2018-04-10 Reuters TELECOMS Tue, 10 Apr 2018 10:16:00 +0200 483361 1523348240 1523348160 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Vodacom Tanzania picks Safaricom executive as its new managing director http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vodacom-tanzania-picks-safaricom-executive-as-its-new-managing-director-2018-04-10 Reuters TELECOMMUNICATIONS Tue, 10 Apr 2018 09:06:00 +0200 483336 1523344269 1523343960 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South Africa to play key role in 2019 expedition to Antarctica’s Weddell Sea http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-africa-to-play-key-role-in-2019-expedition-to-antarcticas-weddell-sea-2018-04-10 Simone Liedtke MARINE SCIENCE Tue, 10 Apr 2018 01:01:00 +0200 483306 1523281008 1523314860 99999999999 Mariaan Webb 0 0 Researchers discover a new coastal current off Madagascar http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/researchers-discover-a-new-coastal-current-off-madagascar-2018-04-09 Simone Liedtke SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY Mon, 09 Apr 2018 15:39:00 +0200 483308 1523283059 1523281140 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Global IT spending to grow to $3.7tr in 2018 amid new growth cycle – Gartner http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/global-it-spending-to-grow-to-37tr-in-2018-amid-new-growth-cycle-gartner-2018-04-09 Schalk Burger INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Mon, 09 Apr 2018 12:37:00 +0200 483282 1523270706 1523270220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 S Africa’s MeerKAT radio telescope proves its mettle, observes exotic star activity http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/s-africas-meerkat-radio-telescope-proves-its-mettle-observes-exotic-star-activity-2018-04-05 Marleny Arnoldi ASTRONOMICAL SCIENCE Fri, 06 Apr 2018 01:00:00 +0200 483055 1522996469 1522969200 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718142_resized_meerkatskasa1022.jpg MeerKAT antennas in the Northern Cape 511 287 Future of SA space industry lies in collaborations and constellations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-future-of-the-south-african-space-industry-lies-in-collaborations-and-constellations-2018-04-06 Rebecca Campbell Space Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482136 1522737162 1522965600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Civil engineering shifts towards creative sphere http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/civil-engineering-shifts-towards-creative-sphere-2018-04-06 Tasneem Bulbulia Science & Technology Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481398 1522737160 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000714709_resized_laptoplegobloomberg03181022.jpg TECHNOLOGICAL SHIFT Digital technology has changed the way engineers work, and has enhanced the complexity of solutions they can produce 511 287 Manufacturer continues to grow in power tools market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-continues-to-grow-in-power-tools-market-2018-04-06 Victor Moolman Science & Technology Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482023 1522737161 1522965600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000715955_resized_boschtools210220615duane.jpg POWER TOOLS The market has shown continual growth internationally 511 287 Technological convergence seen as key to unlocking mobility revolution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/the-anticipated-fourth-industrial-revolution-will-be-seen-once-technologies-merge-2018-04-06 Natasha Odendaal FOURTH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION & MOBILITY Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481823 1522745151 1522965600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717550_resized_upwardly.jpg 511 287 IoT security spending set to increase in 2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/iot-security-spending-set-to-increase-in-2018-2018-04-06 Schalk Burger ICT SECURITY Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482105 1522737162 1522965600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Visa launches challenge to create payment innovations http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/visa-launches-open-innovation-fintech-challenge-to-create-payments-innovations-2018-04-06 Schalk Burger FINTECH Fri, 06 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481520 1522737162 1522965600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Cyberattacks to grow as hackers target greater financial returns – Trend Micro http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cyberattacks-to-grow-as-hackers-target-greater-financial-returns-trend-micro-2018-04-05 Schalk Burger CYBERSECURITY Thu, 05 Apr 2018 12:47:00 +0200 483031 1522995921 1522925220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Huge to pursue secondary listing on A2X http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/huge-to-pursue-secondary-listing-on-a2x-2018-04-04 Creamer Media Reporter CORPORATE ACTIVITY Wed, 04 Apr 2018 12:54:00 +0200 482894 1522844174 1522839240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Sagarmatha eyes $4bn valuation in South Africa's first e-commerce IPO http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sagarmatha-eyes-4bn-valuation-in-south-africas-first-e-commerce-ipo-2018-04-03 Reuters TECHNOLOGY Tue, 03 Apr 2018 14:12:00 +0200 482783 1522759675 1522757520 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Space essential for meeting South Africa’s economic and social development goals http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/space-is-essential-for-south-africas-economic-and-social-development-2018-03-30 Rebecca Campbell Science & Technology Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481583 1522055087 1522360800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716250_resized_sky.jpg 511 287 Earth observation satellite programme still not fully funded http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-satellite-programme-needs-further-funding-2018-03-30 Rebecca Campbell Science & technology Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 481499 1522055432 1522360800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Technology transforming maritime industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-transforming-maritime-industry-2018-03-30 Jessica Oosthuizen Technology & Communications Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0200 480964 1522048525 1522360800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000713666_resized_harbourinfrastructuredredginghamiltonnxumalotnpa0320181022.jpg HAMILTON NXUMALO Rapid technological change is driving companies to rethink their business strategies 511 287 UJ researchers discover promising anti-cancer drugs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/uj-researchers-discover-promising-anti-cancer-drugs-2018-03-28 African News Agency HEALTH Wed, 28 Mar 2018 16:00:00 +0200 482493 1522246167 1522245600 99999999999 African News Agency 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000716882_resized_universityofjohannesburguj1022.jpg 511 287 Financial M&A deals in Africa, Middle East to drop in 2018 – Baker McKenzie http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/financial-m-2018-03-28 Marleny Arnoldi FINANCIAL FORECAST Wed, 28 Mar 2018 15:49:00 +0200 482483 1522245242 1522244940 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 EOH grows revenue, but profit falls in H1 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/eoh-grows-revenue-but-profit-falls-in-h1-2018-03-28 Schalk Burger RESULTS Wed, 28 Mar 2018 12:17:00 +0200 482455 1522232384 1522232220 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Communications Committee recommends removal of Icasa chair http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/communications-committee-recommends-removal-of-icasa-chair-2018-03-27 Creamer Media Reporter CORPORATE ACTIVITY Tue, 27 Mar 2018 16:46:00 +0200 482331 1522162148 1522161960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 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