Ben Kelly

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200 Young South Africans 2016 Nomination Form

It's that time of the year again - get your nominations in now for the Mail & Guardian's 200 Young South Africans.

Young South Africans 2016: Rising Stars Nomination Form

Get your nominations in now for the Mail & Guardian's 200 Young South Africans Ring Stars.

Nominate your top young South Africans for 2016

It's that time of the year again - get your nominations in now for the Mail & Guardian's 200 Young South Africans.

A cyclist’s perspective – from the back of the line

For the less experienced riders at the Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic, it's not so much a race against others but a sheer test of will.

Wear your data

According to the co-founder of Fitbit, you have to make it easy for people to measure the exercise they're doing.

Nominate your top young South Africans for 2015

It's that time of the year again - get your nominations in now for the Mail & Guardian's 200 Young South Africans.

SA embraces innovation, but education remains a concern

While innovation is crucial to a country’s competitiveness, it is not the only factor and the quality of education is still a concern, a survey found.

Best of 2013: Games

Ines Schumacher and Ben Kelly take a look at the top five games of the year.

Microsoft joins next-gen gaming fray with new Xbox One

The console, which is being billed as an all-in-one entertainment device, is set to go head-to-head with Sony's Playstation 4 when it gets released.

The old codger’s review of the Metallica concert

Self-confessed "not a Metallica fan" Ben Kelly attended the Metallica concert, and wishes he wasn't sober for the opening acts.

SA’s maths and science: When are stats not stats?

Reading statistics incorrectly, especially those touted as education statistics, means everyone is left with egg on their faces.

Bioshock Infinite: A game you won’t want to skip

The brilliance of Bioshock Infinite is that it knows its strengths, delivers where it matters, and leaves its shortcomings unnoticeable.

Press Releases

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

Mental Health

During the pandemic there's been a dramatic increase in depression, anxiety and suicides, according to some of the surveys done

Expert financial advice still recommended – especially in uncertain times

A financial advisor is an expert who will help you to protect your wealth and make a realistic plan when unexpected events threaten your wellbeing

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