You can say no to corporal punishment

2019-03-07 09:17

I would encourage school pupils who are still being physically abused by their teachers to do the same today. And now, unlike us back then, you have the law on your side, writes Glenn Bownes.

Apple made a mistake by killing the iPhone SE

2019-02-25 07:25

The iPhone SE was Apple's last 4-inch iPhone, and the only phone made at an incredibly accessible price point of just R5,000.

The concept of Galentine's Day is patronising, sexist, and unnecessary

2019-02-13 16:51

Single women don't need placating and pitying before Valentine's Day. We're perfectly happy, for both couples and ourselves.

BOOK REVIEW: You can't be seen until you learn to see

2019-02-09 08:00

Marketing has become synonymous with advertising, and it is the default many turn to as the solution to attracting more buyers, says Ian Mann.

Wandile Sihlobo: Can SA’s stagnating sorghum industry be revived?

2019-01-03 06:15

A revival of SA's stagnating sorghum industry could create jobs, boost the rural economy and create a market for smallholder farmers. But can the industry be revitalised?

Hey JZ – here are some options to fund your legal bill

2018-12-14 11:23

From crowd-funding to getting a job, Bruce Whitfield has a couple of proposals.

Small businesses in Africa will be on the frontline of climate change

2018-12-08 12:00

Water and power cuts prompted by reduced rainfall and drought in Southern Africa have caused major problems for business.

Why undervaluing families is a problem for SA's economy

2018-12-04 06:30

Human capital is a key contributor to a country's economy. Here's how families and the state can nurture this asset.

I spent a week wearing Bose's R8,500 noise-cancelling headphones nonstop — and they're 100% worth their high price tag

2018-11-24 19:10

For city dwellers, noise canceling headphones like Bose's QuietComfort 35s are a no-brainer.

SA’s commissions of inquiry: what good can they do?

2018-11-10 08:00

Unrealistic expectations about what commissions can achieve comes from the fact that they're often confused with courts of law, says Cathleen Powell.


Samsung wasted a glaring opportunity with the dual selfie camera on the Galaxy S10 Plus

2019-03-05 15:50

The secondary selfie camera on the Galaxy S10 Plus is a total waste of space.

SA needs a growth injection. Here's how corporates can help

2019-02-22 08:43

Don't wait for policy change - business can make a significant difference on the ground, says Vuyo Kobokoane.

Apple's iPhone lineup is the weakest it's been in years — and it has everything to do with the iPhone XR

2019-02-10 08:35

The iPhone XR is not the best phone Apple could have made at that particular size.

Why Africa’s women entrepreneurs struggle to grow – and how to help

2019-01-18 07:31

Women entrepreneurs in Africa struggle to obtain credit, and to access entrepreneurship education.

Medium-scale farms are on the rise in Africa. Here's why this is good news

2019-01-02 19:12

Medium-scale farms are an important driver of agricultural and rural transformation in much of Africa.

Ramaphosa is missing an economic policy. Here's what should be in it

2018-12-11 10:09

South Africa needs a policy that drives growth and positions if for the 21st Century.

5 things you need to know in SA business today and all 7 iPhones you can currently buy, ranked

2018-12-07 07:15

Eskom promises the lights on for Christmas, the NHI Bill gets batted back, and which Apple iPhone is really worth getting.

SA is set on fixing its economy. But will poor people benefit?

2018-11-30 05:45

Initiatives to boost South Africa’s economy could reinforce structural weaknesses without addressing the high levels of inequality.

Brexit draft withdrawal agreement – experts react

2018-11-17 09:00

Academic experts explain the key details of the draft Brexit deal agreed by UK and EU negotiators.

Bitcoin’s high energy consumption is a concern – but it may be a price worth paying

2018-11-09 21:55

Bitcoin may have a large carbon footprint, but cleaner digital currencies aren't going to prevent an environmental disaster, says Steven Huckle.

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