The Square Kilometre Array Organisation is confident it will gain new member countries to fund the €2bn radio telescope.
Billions of people now carry around more computing power in their pockets than was used to land a man on the moon, writes Alistair Fairweather.
Pluto has been jilted by astronomers as often as it has been serenaded – now is its time to shine.
Pluto is back to being everyone's favourite planet that's not a planet.
A Nasa spacecraft has sailed past Pluto, capping a journey of 4.88-billion kilometres that began nine and a half years ago.
As fibre-to-the-home rolls out in earnest across suburban South Africa, the army with the most weapons is being left behind on the field of battle.
After 30 years of profitable but distinctly uncool dominance, Microsoft is finally doing exciting work again.
On most smartphones batteries last little more than half a day. But there's a simple secret to the real battery hog and how to double that life.
Modern music listeners no longer care about owning songs, they want their library on the go and on demand.
SA scored many accolades at this year's Cannes Lions advertising festival, but not a single award for digital work. This was hardly surprising.
Facebook has opened its first African office in Johannesburg as part of its efforts "to help people and businesses connect" on the continent.
What can you buy for R110 these days? Lunch for two, a cheap T-shirt? How about a fully functional computer?
Amidst accusations of scaremongering, a Chinese company made a router that they state is safer for pregnant women.
Anger has been growing over embargoes on published works that "limit access to knowledge and make academics' work outdated".
Scientists have been cracking the secrets of eggs laid by dinosaurs in the Free State 200-million years ago.
Asus was under pressure to deliver at this year's Computex expo in Taiwan, and responded by pushing the edges of transforming notebooks once again.
Hatched 200 million years ago, studied for over 40 years across several continents, James Kitching's discoveries are yielding scientific dividends.
Scientists hope the Philae lander robot can get enough of a power boost through a battery recharge to carry out more research tasks.
Data and computing initiatives are joining forces to forge a high-speed research network for South Africa.