The Lenovo Yoga 720 laptop really is super flexible

2018-08-19 00:00

Muhammad Hussain reviews the new Lenovo Yoga 720, 2-in-1 laptop-cum-tablet.

Stunning pictures show the African savannah being taken over by trees and shrubs

2018-08-16 05:56

Woody plants encroaching on grasslands means less land for cattle and wild herbivores which rely on grass for sustenance.

Alibaba's Jack Ma ‘will do anything to share technology’ with Africa

2018-08-09 17:35

Alibaba Group, China’s biggest online emporium, “will do anything to share technology” with Africa, says founder and chair Jack Ma.

Millennials, GenZ 'reshaping' growing luxury retail market - report

2018-08-01 14:17

Sales of luxury goods are being driven by millennials and Generation Z - and their expectations are reshaping the future of the industry, new research shows.

Cape Town now has twice as many tech workers as Joburg - here's why

2018-07-31 15:48

Cape Town employs 40,000 people in the tech industry.

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Watch: Quadriplegic Capetonian learns to walk again thanks to a robotic suit

The University of Cape Town is using a "Ekso Suit" to help train muscles, and get people walking again.

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The story behind Google's secret offer to settle EU's Android probe

2018-07-22 16:25

European Union Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager coolly hit Google with a €4.3bn fine, the biggest penalty in the history of antitrust enforcement. But it didn’t have to be that way.

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New, mesmerising drone footage shows just how big SA’s new R4 billion radio telescope is

These dishes listen to the very faint radio signals coming from far-away stars and galaxies.

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EOH CEO Zunaid Mayet steps down to take up new role

2018-06-27 17:39

EOH Holdings gives an update on the implementation of its business strategy, board reconfiguration and an independent review of the group´s governance.

FNB narrowly beats Capitec for top spot in digital banking survey

2018-06-25 19:00

FNB came out tops as SA's best digital bank, according to the latest annual SITEisfaction report by insights agency Columinate.

 

Tencent's stock traders read all the signs analysts ignored

2018-08-16 14:43

While Tencent Holdings’ shock profit slump caught almost all analysts by surprise, traders were far more prepared.

Can Samsung's Note9 dethrone the best smartphone in SA?

2018-08-09 18:04

South Korean electronics manufacturer, Samsung will on Thursday launch its Galaxy Note9 smartphone.

A South African computer game that allows you to deform the world is a hot hit overseas

2018-08-04 12:00

In the puzzle world of Semblance being Squish who can squish, squash, mould and deform is a handy-hero skill.

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Watch: SA and 38 other countries battle it out at the ‘military Olympics’ – featuring tank ballet and lots of stuff blowing up

The IV International Army Games 2018 in Europe has kicked off with a bang in Russia, where SA took part in the "tank biathlon".

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Apple and Amazon lead the pack to $1trn market value

2018-07-29 08:14

For a long time, Apple appeared to be flying solo to a $1trn market value, but Amazon is right at its heels - and experts have no fears of a tech bubble.

Harry Potter-inspired app helps young fans crack coding

2018-07-24 15:48

Aspiring young developers can use Kano's new coding kit to learn how to recreate some of the magic spells seen in the popular Harry Potter books and movies.

Three business geeks and a 14-year-old farm boy from Caledon will be flying for SA at the world’s first drone-racing champs in China

2018-07-19 17:34

You can experience the thrill of speeds up to 200km/h from the safety and comfort of a camping chair.

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These SA shipping containers - now used as solar-powered shops - can defend themselves against attacks

The SolarTurtle Automatic is so named because it looks like a turtle when folded out – and, like a reptile, it needs the sun to get going.

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Soviet spy-camera auction will channel your inner 007

2018-06-26 22:04

Aston’s Auctioneers will feature the Russian Collection auction, 25 lots of rare and unusual cameras collected from the Cold War days.

BlackBerry falls as software revenue plunges

2018-06-22 19:46

BlackBerry plunged the most in a year after investors focused on weak growth in software revenues that the company attributed to a change in accounting standards.

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