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Ramaphosa Sets Out A Bold Vision For South Africa. But Can...

As South Africa heads for the polls in a few months time in its sixth democratic election, political party electioneering has begun in earnest.President...

What Is Really Eating Apple?

Apple has started the new year by disappointing investors with its first profit warning in 17 years. The company said that poor sales of...

The Evolution Of Broadcasting In Africa

by Joseph Hundah Television has captured the imagination of audiences since its inception over 75 years ago. But as technology evolved, so have audience needs...

How To Take Better Photos With Your Smartphone

Each time you snap a photo with your smartphone – depending on the make and model – it may perform more than a trillion...

Our Obsession With Taking Photos Is Changing How We Remember The...

Last year I visited the Hermitage in St Petersburg, Russia – one of the best art museums in the world. I was expecting to...

Cyber Threats Are Becoming All-Too-Real For South African Businesses

by Byron ClatterbuckThe promise of enhanced business performance in practically every area – from cost-cutting to employee productivity and customer service – has business...

Very Risky Business: The Pros And Cons Of Insurance Companies Embracing...

It’s a new day not very far in the future. You wake up; your wristwatch has recorded how long you’ve slept, and monitored your...

Will China’s Moon Landing Launch A New Space Race?

China became the third country to land a probe on the Moon on Jan. 2. But, more importantly, it became the first to do...

China Lands On The Far Side Of Moon – Here Is...

In a spectacular few days for solar system exploration – during which NASA whizzed the New Horizons spacecraft past the Kuiper Belt object 2009...

Emotion-Reading Tech Fails The Racial Bias Test

Facial recognition technology has progressed to point where it now interprets emotions in facial expressions. This type of analysis is increasingly used in daily...

Clean Up Your Cyber-Hygiene – 6 Changes To Make In The...

Data breaches, widespread malware attacks and microtargeted personalized advertising were lowlights of digital life in 2018.As technologies change, so does the advice security experts...

What Netflix’s Involvement In Nigeria’s Massive Film Industry Really Means

Global streaming service Netflix set its eyes a few years ago on Nigeria’s film industry, better known as Nollywood. Distribution of Nigerian movies on...

Interview: Stefan Juraschek, VP Development Electric-Powertrain At BMW

The BMW Group is already developing its fifth generation of electric drive systems, meaning that it has created an excellent foundation for the future.This...

Skip Fights About Digital Devices Over The Holidays – Instead, Let...

Holidays are a time for family and friends to come together, to celebrate and to enjoy each other’s company. Older adults, who are often...

Yes, There Is A War Between Science And Religion

As the West becomes more and more secular, and the discoveries of evolutionary biology and cosmology shrink the boundaries of faith, the claims that...

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