On Thursday, November 13, South African politics reached a turning point.
There seem to be two distinct reactions to the postal strike, which is dragging into its third month.
Technology scares a lot of people. For the technophobes out there, it feels like someone has pressed the fast-forward button on the movie that is life and no one can locate the pause button. But rest assured, I’ve seen the future and there is a gentler side.
Our “always on, always connected” virtual lives should have come with a health warning. We are now slowly discovering that the digital era is giving rise to physical and mental ailments, and doctors are only beginning to understand the magnitude of this growing problem.
Tomorrow is Spring Day, the official start of the summer season, but I bet many of you reading this don’t feel frisky at all. The year is flying by and, if you feel this one seems faster and is harder, read on – your are not alone. A lot more people are feeling the effects of digital burnout.
If you’re a regular social-media user, the hashtag has become part and parcel of your online language. For the uninitiated, hashtags enable people to search for a topic of interest, or follow a breaking news story on social-media platforms.
Test-driving the ‘coolest’ piece of wearable tech to be invented turned out to be a damp squib.
Hi, my name is Dion and I’m a happy person.
The speed and the way in which some technology trends evolve takes my breath away.
We’re heading into the worst of the flu season, and if you’re a germaphobe like me, you’re probably considering going to work wearing a surgical mask.
At the recent SA Music Awards (Samas), it was interesting to see a crop of new awards under a new category division: bestselling mobile music download.
I pity the social-media specialists working for the various political parties as we get closer to voting day.
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- Bafana move up 6 spots in Fifa rankings: http://t.co/mFa0rxqwjn 3 hours ago
- Judge bans tweeting during Koch, Hofmeyr case: http://t.co/EERme16nxe 3 hours ago
- DA’s momentum growing – Zille: http://t.co/9Hxe9qt37w 3 hours ago
- Cosatu wants labour laws enforced: http://t.co/0C2vEm0K6S 3 hours ago
- Eskom warns of tight power supply, staff retrenchments: http://t.co/P1KcBKU4yV 3 hours ago
Wednesday. I’m hungry. I’m thinking about Doctor Hunter S Thomson.
The recent behaviour displayed by our parliamentarians is disturbing, with the name-calling, shouting and refusal to obey the rules of the House.
There is nothing as sweet as a hard-earned victory. Ask Bafana Bafana. They should be over the moon at qualifying for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea.