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Artificial intelligence is already responding to our needs

Engineering students are best prepared for the shift in gear, but they will need to learn to change lanes

Universities rally to fight pandemic

These institutions are a crucial part of the research and development process that underpins South Africa’s life-and-death fight against the Covid-19 outbreak

Walk the talk: Creating the capacity for the fourth industrial revolution

We cannot implement any recommendations without an overarching council to oversee it

Improving CRPM has changed the face of constructive surgery

Innovation Award: Corporate Organisation

The business incubator that focuses on platinum

NGO Award including energy transfer, and education and training activities

3D-printed prosthetic limbs: the next revolution in medicine

The process could transform manufacturing and help the 30 million people worldwide in need of artificial limbs and braces.

MakerBot makes material changes with 3D printing

CES in Las Vegas saw MakerBot announce new filaments in wood, stone and metal, as well as MakerBot Professional Services.

Rectron brings MakerBot printers to South Africa

MakerBot, a manufacturer of 3D printers, has chosen Rectron South Africa for the local distribution of its products.

SA joins 3D printing revolution

The economic spinoffs of high-tech ‘additive manufacturing’ are potentially massive.

CES 2014: How 3D printing’s changing lives in S Sudan

Not Impossible, the company using 3D printers to provide hands and arms for amputees in South Sudan, has stunned CES with a life-changing initiative.

We are the future / wear the future

After a lull in new devices, 2014 promises happy geeks plugging into radical technology.

A layered conference

The Rapdasa 2013 conference offers a vibrant and exciting insight into a thriving and versatile industry.

Rapid prototyping in SA

Additive manufacturing has the potential to change lives and today organisations are driving that change for the betterment of our country.

3D-printing takes art into another dimension

An exhibition opening at the University of Johannesburg aims to bring the 3D-printing movement into the public conversation.

Print your own gun: The flip side of 3D printers

While 3D printers will enable us to create everything from keys to cars, they may also enable criminals to create their own guns and commit fraud.

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The living nightmare of environmental activists who protest mine expansion

Last week Fikile Ntshangase was gunned down as activists fight mining company Tendele’s expansions. Community members tell the M&G about the ‘kill lists’ and the dread they live with every day

Durban city manager says NPA erred in his bail conditions

The corruption-fraught metro is coming to grips with having a municipal manager who is on bail for graft, yet has returned to work

SA justice delays extradition of paedophile to UK

Efforts to bring Lee Nigel Tucker to justice have spanned 16 years and his alleged victims have waited for 30 years

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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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