Ububele’s Newsletter

Ububele
Tech Startups in South Africa
Created 23 Apr 2020
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  • The Business of Loyalty: Discount Coupons, Cash Back & Membership Rewards.
    04 Oct 2021 • 9 min read • 2 0
    Issue #33: Hello there, Welcome back. If you are new, welcome to you too! Each Monday Morning (somewhat) I share a newsletter about tech-enabled startups in South Africa, or how certain technology tre...
  • South Africa 5 years from now
    02 Aug 2021 • 12 min read • 5 2
    Issue #34: Hello there, Welcome back. If you are new, welcome to you too!. It's been a while. 4 months ago I joined an amazing team over at TFG Labs (were hiring!) to work on the future of commerce in...
  • A 100-Year Company
    03 May 2021 • 12 min read • 5 0
    Issue #33: Hello there, Welcome back. If you are new, welcome to you too! Each Monday Morning (somewhat) I share a newsletter about tech-enabled startups in South Africa, or how certain technology tre...
  • Matthew Henshall - Co-founder & CEO – Lessonspace
    26 Apr 2021 • 11 min read • 2 0
    Hello there, welcome back to the 728 Founders Series. This series seeks to interview the best builders in South Africa. Ask them genuine 7 to 8 questions about themselves & the businesses they are bui...
  • BONUS: NFTs – How To Think About Them
    26 Mar 2021 • 11 min read
    Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), the hottest topic in the crypto space has trickled down to popular culture. A lot of people don’t understand them yet (myself included, somewhat). It takes a mental leap to...
  • Bitcoin, Ethereum, Cryptocurrency, Decentralized Finance & Why you should care.
    15 Mar 2021 • 20 min read • 11 1
    The Bitcoin white paper1 came out over 12 years ago & since, Bitcoin & its underlying protocol, the blockchain has changed the world & the minds of its smartest people. I first heard about Bitcoin in ...
  • The Story of TymeBank
    08 Mar 2021 • 5 min read • 7 3
    Issue #30: Hello there, Welcome back. If you are new, welcome to you too! Each week I write about tech-enabled startups in South Africa, or how certain technology trends might be relevant for South Af...
  • Power & Energy Part 1: Philip Copeman's Sclerotic Monopoly
    22 Feb 2021 • 9 min read • 2 1
    South Africa is a peculiar country, to say the least. Over the last 13 years, the country has experienced a rolling blackout in the form of mandated load-shedding of the electrical grid by the country...
  • Sebastian 'Seb' Patel - Co-founder & COO - Franc Group
    25 Jan 2021 • 7 min read • 2 0
    Welcome back to 728 Founder’s Series, I have still not cracked my forgotten password. At this stage it feels like a lost bitcoin. But still, we move. The ongoing pandemic has been catastrophic for mil...
  • How To Build An InsurTech In South Africa
    18 Jan 2021 • 8 min read • 9 2
    Issue #28: Hello there, Welcome back. If you are new, welcome to you too! Each week I write about tech-enabled startups in South Africa, or how certain technology trends might be relevant for South Af...
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