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Kgaogelo Letsebe

Kgaogelo Letsebe (nee Mamabolo) is a journalist originally from Pretoria, Gauteng. She holds a BTech in Journalism from Tshwane University of Technology (Pretoria campus). With almost 10 years in the media and printing industry, KG as she is known, has honed her writing skills in various media sectors such as business, IT, built environment engineering, and food and beverage technology industry. As an assistant editor, her work has been used in The Butcher magazine, Food Processing Africa digital magazine and Food and Beverage magazine. When she's not frantically chasing deadlines, KG spends time with her husband and daughter, meditates to SA jazz tunes or indulges in African history books.

African start-ups bag $195m in funding for 2017

22 Jan 2018Investor interest in African tech start-ups reaches record high, notes a report from Disruption Africa.

A report from entrepreneurship portal, Disrupt Africa, has reported that funding for tech start-ups in Africa spiked 51%.

Neutrinos launches in SA, starts training academy

19 Jan 2018Samik Ghosh, Tukiso Mateka and Dayanand Virasamy.

Winds of Change initiative hopes to alleviate 15 underprivileged youth through app development skills training.

App aims to ease property inspections

18 Jan 2018Johannesburg digital start-up Preferental has launched a new property inspection app.

New app from Preferental allows renters real-time virtual inspections from anywhere in the world, says CEO Ross Fitzcharles.

Agritech businesses lack skills to deploy IOT solutions

17 Jan 2018

Many lack the ability to deploy these technological solutions effectively, a report commissioned by Inmarsat has found.

Netcare continues to roll out disinfection robots countrywide

17 Jan 2018Netcare Group is deploying Xenex Pulsed UV Disinfection Robots across its hospitals countrywide.

The healthcare group has ordered a second consignment of 'bacteria-zapping' robots for hospitals and ambulances.

Former Vodacom man heads to Google

16 Jan 2018Google's newly appointed chief marketing officer for Sub-Saharan Africa, Mzamo Masito.

Mzamo Masito aims to equip young Africans with Internet usage skills in his new role as Google's chief marketing officer for Sub-Saharan Africa.

Local businesses lag on cyber insurance

16 Jan 2018Although SA business is aware of the growing threat of cyber incidents, companies still lag in implementing viable cyber insurance plans, says Aon.

South African view cyber incidents as a top threat, but are failing to implement feasible cyber insurance, says a report.

Fruitlook helps drought stricken Cape farmers to save water

15 Jan 2018Data from Fruitlook online platform is helping Western Cape farmers to increase water use efficiency in agriculture.

The innovative online platform has helped Cape farmers to improve their water usage by 10%.

Smart city grid developments mean energy savings

12 Jan 2018Global citizens will achieve huge savings in energy bills by 2022, thanks to growing smart city grid developments, says a report.

New research from Juniper indicates that global citizens stand to save $14 billion per annum in energy bills by 2022.

Robo-advisor platform revenues to surge: report

11 Jan 2018Revenues from robo-advisor platforms are expected to reach over $20 billion in 2022.

The increasing popularity of the intuitive investment tool will lead to a global rise in revenues, says a Juniper report.

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