Brett Haggard

Brett Haggard works from Johannesburg, South Africa. Husband, father, publisher, journo, cyclist… I love gadgets, bicycles, music and bacon... Liverpool FC makes me happy... Brett Haggard has over 3545 followers on Twitter.

Glastonbury 2014: Spoiled for choice

With more than 120 stages and countless performers, Glastonbury - one of the biggest music festivals in the world - is not for the fainthearted.

Samsung Galaxy Note: A great alternative

The new Samsung Galaxy Note could unseat Apple from the top of the most-desired list.

Smartphones: The good, the bad and the ugly

A technophile looks at the smartphone platforms of today and predicts what the future looks like.

A quaint marriage of the old and new

With Windows 8, Microsoft has a chance to lead in innovation again.

Bringing back the cool

Can Microsoft undergo that dramatic a transformation or are old dogs just incapable of learning new tricks?

Logging on with the serious players

From performance to aesthetics, the Alienware M15X ticks all the right boxes to prove that it's not your average notebook.

It’s time for your tablet

It is pretty clear, however, that tablet devices are going to be a substantial part of the technology space for the next few years.

Press Releases

Itec serves up high-tech integrated surveillance system for family food company

The system includes facial recognition software and a thermal screening solution that will provide instant temperature screening of all employees

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

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'

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