Jemima Kiss

Jemima Kiss works from San Francisco, CA. Writer-editor-journalist // Then: @Guardian Now: @Medium and others // Also trying to live #plasticfree Jemima Kiss has over 60514 followers on Twitter.

Selfies without make-up: Charity or new #humblebrag?

Tens of thousands of women shared social media pictures of themselves under #nomakeupselfies before Cancer Research UK piggybacked to raise funds.

Founder of social media site buys it back for a bargain

Can he reinvent it? Who knows, but he says it will be fun trying.

Yahoo’s Tumblr takeover could boost the blog’s business

Yahoo's $1.1-billion deal to buy Tumblr is a bold acquisition that means business, says the search engine's chief executive Marissa Meyer.

Twitter to launch music service

Twitter will launch a music-specific app, following its acquisition of music discovery service We Are Hunted last year, according to a CNet report.

Scarcity of female geeks questioned

Why is it that although women make up 49% of the UK's labour force, they account for just 17% of IT and telecommunications professionals?

Consider the ethical price of that iPhone

How long before the middle-class preoccupation with quality, traceability and plain goodness of the things we buy extends into technology?

Google Instant Pages to speed web search

A new feature will predict which page a user will choose and begin fetching its data -- even before they have clicked on the link.

Apps a challenge for news media

There is optimism but a lack of confidence in the news industry when it comes to exploiting the iPad.

MySpace ‘set to cut up to 50% of staff’

Struggling social network seeks to cut costs as parent News Corp explores sell-off, according to reports.

Best apps: Our experts pick 50 of the most dazzling

Got a new tablet computer or smartphone for Christmas? Don't be put off by the staggering amount of apps available.

Ireland’s boom is over. But it still has the web

With its property wealth and optimism dissipated, the republic needs a future: its small but hardy technology sector could provide it.

FB faces renewed privacy unease

Facebook Places, which has launched in the US, sparks fresh privacy concerns.

Press Releases

Introducing the new CSIR strategy and identity

This will guide the research, development and innovation organisation in its pursuit to conduct research that enables a capable state

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

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