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Space Apps Challenge 2017

Since its inception in 2012, the International Space Apps Challenge, a part of NASA’s Open Innovation Program, has become the biggest global hackathon in the world, engaging thousands of citizens each year across the globe to work with NASA in designing innovative solutions to global challenges using open source data. At Space Apps events, teams of technologists, scientists, designers and entrepreneurs work together to develop answers to some of the most pressing challenges on earth and space using publicly available NASA data.

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Space Apps Hackathon taking place this weekend! We were skeptical about continuing with the original date due to the public holidays however it would not be the same experience if we chose to do it independently of the global community. mLab SA is proud to present The NASA International Space Apps Challenge 2017 this weekend (29th – 30th…
Visual Studio 2017 Launch Event

Visual Studio 2017 Launch Event

Visual Studio 2017 Agenda Visual Studio Installation Experience Visual Studio 2017 Productivity .NET Core tools In Visual Studio Docker and Microservices Visual Studio 2017 Mobile Features Visual Studio DevOps Overview Q&A There are many new features in Visual Studio 2017, this is your opportunity to ask about what we haven’t covered. Speakers:  Allan Pead,  Chris van…

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DEMOLA South Africa coming July 2016

DEMOLA South Africa coming July 2016

mLab Southern Africa joins the International DEMOLA Network with the first DEMOLA planned in Cape Town. mLab Southern Africa and the Demola Network announce a partnership to launch Demola in South Africa. Cape Town, South Africa, May 24, 2016 – mLab Southern Africa today announced a new partnership with the international DEMOLA Network. The partnership…

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Join The Networked Society @ Ericsson AHUB 17 – 19 November

Join The Networked Society @ Ericsson AHUB 17 – 19 November

Join the Ericsson AHUB @AfricaCom 2015, a space dedicated to showcasing the most important innovations in Africa’s technology industry. Be part of the conversation around how these developments can be tailored and implemented to advance a fully networked society. The three day Ericsson AHUB program sees global and local industry thought leaders come together to engage and create…

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Intel Developer Zone Launch: Joburg & Cape Town

Intel Developer Zone Launch: Joburg & Cape Town

UNLEASH YOUR POWER WITH INTEL Intel has made some more seats available to the unveiling of the Intel Developer Zone in South Africa. “Launching for the first time in South Africa, the program is designed to provide software developers and businesses a single point of access to a variety of tools, communities and resources. These tools will…

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INVENTORS’ GARAGE COMPETITION

INVENTORS’ GARAGE COMPETITION

The 7th South African Innovation Summit is taking place on 16 – 18 September in Cape Town and to celebrate open innovation the SA Innovation Summit, in partnership with the East London Industrial Development Zone, are again inviting innovators to enter the Inventor’s Garage Competition. Entries are open until 20 August 2014. This year has some…

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GovHackSA

GovHackSA

GovHackSA  #WDC241 Press Release – May 2014 The #GovHackSA ran as part of an official World Design Capital Event in May 2014 at the offices of 22seven in Cape Town. It was a free, day-long coding marathon for novice and experienced developers and coders to create new and novel solutions to problems posed to #GovHackSA…

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NokiaX port Weekly coming to your City!

NokiaX port Weekly coming to your City!

The Nokia X family provides users access to the world of Android applications, with exclusive Nokia experiences and the most popular Microsoft services. The Fastlane UI makes the experience faster and smoother, while the Nokia X smartphones are wrapped in standout Nokia design. Nokia & mLab will be hosting some fun Nokia X and porting…

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International Space Apps Challenge 2014

International Space Apps Challenge 2014

mLab Southern Africa and Vodacom are proud to be the hosts of the International Space Apps Challenge again this year at mLab Pretoria and in partnership with The Barn at mLab Cape Town available for the Hackathon. The International Space Apps Challenge is an international mass collaboration focused on space exploration that takes place over…

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the Urban App Challenge: grants from R230,000 to R810,000 up for grabs

the Urban App Challenge: grants from R230,000 to R810,000 up for grabs

In 2014 Cape Town will become the World Design Capital, taking over the reins from Helsinki. “With more than half the world’s population now living in urban areas, design has become an increasingly fundamental tool to make cities more competitive, attractive, liveable and efficient. The World Design Capital designation is a city promotion project that…

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DEMO Africa Investor Roundtable coming to Cape Town

DEMO Africa Investor Roundtable coming to Cape Town

After two very successful DEMO Africa Startup Pitch days hosted in South Africa the DEMO Africa team has decided to return to host an Investor Roundtable event in Cape Town on 4 October 2012. DEMO Africa, in partnership with USAID has organized 2 Investor Roundtable events in Nairobi and Lagos already and is now heading…

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Talking mobile monetisation

On 22 August the mLab Southern Africa (SA) hosted its first Cape Town event titled Monetising your Mobile App or Content (with InMobi). The 1.5 hour workshop was sponsored by InMobi, the world’s largest independent mobile advertising network. About 50 people gathered to hear Terence Eden, Manager of Developer Community at InMobi, talk about monetisation through advertising on…

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