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2017 Award Ceremony

Date Released : 20/08/2014

The 2017 Award Ceremony was held on Friday 21st April ...

Meet WordHound, the tool that puts a personal touch on password cracking

Date Released : 20/08/2014

In the vexing pursuit of passwords that are both easy to remember and hard to crack, many people embed clues into their login credentials, choosing for instance, "playstationplaystationdec2014" ...

MobiSAM to launch in September

Date Released : 29/08/2013

The 2nd of September will see the launch of a year-long pilot project for new initiative MobiSAM which seeks to investigate how mobile phone technology can be used to improve citizen participation in local government.

World is now a click away in EC rural area

Date Released : 22/04/2013

THEY may attend school in the isolated countryside of Dwesa, far from the technology associated with big cities, but Wild Coast children and their teachers are connected to the world, thanks to Rhodes University's Siyakhula Living Lab project.

Tech geek honoured for connecting local schools

Date Released : 02/04/2012

Professor Alfredo Terzoli, head of the Telkom Centre for Excellence at Rhodes was awarded the vice chancellor’s distinguished community engagement award on Monday 26 March. The purpose of the award is to acknowledge academic staff who make an effort to stimulate community engagement activities between Rhodes and the community through teaching and research.

Rhodes University’s Professor Alfredo Terzoli is dti Technology Awards finalist

Date Released : 14/11/2012

Rhodes University’s Professor Alfredo Terzoli is a finalist in the 2012 Department of Trade and Industry (dti) Technology Awards in the Human Resource Development category.

Rhodes’ Telkom Centre of Excellence celebrates 15 years

Date Released : 25/04/2012

Rhodes University’s Telkom Centre of Excellence in Distributed Multimedia, in partnership with Telkom and the South African government, is celebrating 15 years of growing local telecommunications and information technology skills, promoting a culture of excellence in research in information and communication technology, and providing facilities to encourage young scientists and engineers to pursue their interests in South Africa.