Cape Town’s carbon scenario mapped: how people will make the difference

Cyclists arrive at the launch of Cape Town's low-carbon strategy

On Tuesday, 4 February 2014, Harrington Square went from passive parking lot to pop-up forest with the launch of the Low Carbon Central City Strategy. Continued…

February 12, 2014

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Harrington Square receives mini-upgrade with free WiFi and public activations

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Harrington Square, a historic and significant public space in District Six, is to offer free Wi-Fi as a project of the Cape Town Partnership, Connected Space, District Six Museum, Charly’s Bakery, Woodheads, and The Bank. Continued…

October 14, 2013

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Public space reimagined as the Company’s Gardens gets free WiFi


Cape Town’s oldest heritage site, the Company’s Garden, dates back to the 1650s, but is now being brought firmly into the future with the introduction of free wireless internet access.

July 29, 2013

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Connecting Cape Town’s entrepreneurs, one coffee at a time

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Coffee shops across Cape Town are increasingly offering the city’s entrepreneurs broadband in exchange for their patronage. Read our list of favourite coffices (coffee offices) across the city. What are yours?


December 5, 2011

Posted in CCID, Creative, Featured, Retailers, Spaces, Stories, Urban management.

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