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Ministry Challenged To Re-Align Curriculum Towards Design Technology

AS a number of developing countries continue to seek strategies for industrialization, learning institutions could not be left out of the bandwagon as most of them have started partnering software developing companies to move ahead of their competitors. By Admire Masuku Call it the race to the internet of things or as Advanced Design Colleges […]

Advanced Design Colleges Dream Big

Organisers of the Computer Aided Designing (CAD) competition that features High school students are working on creating a platform where students can market their designs as part of efforts to encourage them to start their own enterprises. Nathan Guma / Bridget Mabanda. Advanced Design Colleges (ADC) director David Ngandu told delegates who attended the second […]

Liquid Telecom Rolls Out Free WIFI For Tertiary Students

Liquid Telecom Zimbabwe has rolled out the Free WIFI to 48 higher and tertiary learning institutions as part of its long-term initiative to equip citizens across Africa with Digital Age access and skills. Dubbed Edu-Zone, the initiative has seen the installation of free WIFI zone at the institutions’ cafeterias, halls of residence and sports fields […]

NetOne, POTRAZ To Hold Joint Cyber Security Symposium  

The country’s second biggest network provider NetOne in partnership with telecommunications regulator, Postal Telecommunications and Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ), will tomorrow host a joint Cyber Security Symposium in Bulawayo. The symposium will officially mark the end of the National Cyber Security Awareness Month which has been running under the theme “Safe Surfing”. The awareness […]

Zim Digital to Host Digital and Social Media Week

Zimbabwe Digital & Social Media Awards is set to host a Digital and Social Media Week (DSM) from November 11 to 15, online 263Chat has learnt. DSM Week is a free online conference bringing together digital and social media marketing experts from Zimbabwe and Africa to unpack the digital landscape in Africa and discuss how […]

Atlas Convention Launched, Integrates Innovation, Industry

A local innovation center, Science and Advanced Global Innovation Technologies (SAGIT) has come up with a digital platform, the Atlas Convention, which will integrate innovators from the local tertiary institutions with industry players in a quest to modernize the country’s predominantly antiquated industrial base. The online portal to be operational from the 25th of November […]

Kaadi Software To Simplify Congested Medical Records

At a time digital innovations are shaping the future in all spheres, a new software designed to digitize hardcopy medical records at health centres across the country has opened new frontiers in solving the challenges of too much paper work at health institutions. Kaadi software is a brainchild of Relay Africa, a company of a […]

Kazembe Takes Zim ICT Sector To Another Level

Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Minister Kazembe Kazembe has made enormous strides and took Zimbabwe’s ICT sector to yet another level after the country was accepted as the 26th member of the Smart Africa Alliance at the India- Africa ICT Expo 2019 which took place in Kigali, Rwanda recently. Honourable Kazembe led a delegation of […]

TelOne DEOD Adds 12 Free Channels To Its Catalogue

After partnering local film producers on their Digital Entertainment on Demand (DEOD) streaming platform in April this year, TelOne has added an additional 12 free channels as it seeks to give its customers more viewing options. TelOne Managing Director, Chipo Mtasa was excited over the development which she highlighted as a step towards their fulfillment of […]

Young Content Creator Tipped To Dominate New TV Stations

Following a successful debut launch and exhibition of his animated films and dramas at a colourful event held over the weekend in the capital, talented content creator, entrepreneur and founder of Kakic Universe multimedia production house, Kudakwashe Maxwell has been tipped to be one of the key contributors to the success of six new television stations […]