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Siyabonga Cwele, the Minister of telecommunications and postal services

SA’s ICT Policy Good in Theory but Potentially Disastrous in Practice

by Adrian SchofieldThe Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Policy White Paper, which was released last October by the Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services...
The all-new Nissan Navara

Have a look at the New Nissan Pick-Up NAVARA, which could easily stand for...

by Gugu LourieApart from  a wonderfully laid back lifestyle, the Western Cape Province has wonderful views that make driving in open spaces a genuine...
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How Artificial Intelligence is Changing Education

by Ben Dickson Education, the ability to pass on knowledge, is one of the most ancient practices that sets humans apart from all other species...
Kenya’s electronic polling system could be jeopardised by a manual backup. Shutterstock

The Case of Kenya: Will Technology Deliver a Free and Fair Election?

by John WalubengoElections present a milestone beyond which countries either strengthen their democratic credentials or become failed states. Often states fail when there are either...
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How Artificial Intelligence is Changing Web Writing

By Gennaro Cuofano,  WordLiftWhen Larry Page and Sergey Brin invented PageRank back in 1996, they had one simple idea in mind: Organize the web based...
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How Online Hate Infiltrates Social Media and Politics

by Adam G. KleinIn late February, the headline of a news commentary website that receives more than 2.8 million monthly visitors announced, “Jews Destroy Another...
It’s not all about finding love in the online dating world. Shutterstock/Prathan Chorruangsak

Women Troll on Dating Apps Just as Often as Men

by Evita MarchOnline dating is an increasingly popular way for people to find love, but that also makes it an attractive target for those with...
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Your Brain is Unique – Here’s How it Could be Used as the Ultimate...

by Palaniappan RamaswamyBiometrics – technology that can recognise individuals based on physical and behavioural traits such as their faces, voices or fingerprints – are becoming...
Computer scientists can make important contributions to fixing societal ills. UNAMID/Flickr, CC BY-NC-ND

Africa Needs more Women Computer Scientists. How to Make it Happen

by Chao Charity MbogoIn Africa, a continent grappling with many social ills, it’s critical that universities produce more Computer Science graduates. It’s also one that...
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MTN Shuffle is an Affirmation that Young Black Executives Have a Place in Corporate...

by Gugu LourieWhen the departure of experienced MTN South Africa CEO Mteto Nyati was made public by his new employers, JSE-listed tech group Altron,...

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