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Apple acolytes and fans of excess will access its Xs soon

The world’s first trillion-dollar company is now eyeing a broader audience with the unveiling of the three models

Goggle the asp that fits with your Leninist

The overenthusiastic spellchecker-cum-predictive-text function in the PathInput app turns ordinary text into a surreal fantasy, writes Shaun de Waal

Tablets: Samsung, Sony in hot pursuit of iPad Air

The iPad might be the benchmark for tablet design and efficiency but Samsung and Sony have released tablets that redefine the idea of a "benchmark".

iTunes U takes content to iPad

A new update to iTunes U now includes tools that lets teachers and students build and experience educational content on iPads.

iPad 4 price drops in SA

The iPad 4 with retina display will be Apple's new entry-level tablet in South Africa.

Apple, China shake on iPad name with $60m settlement

Apple has paid $60-million to settle a dispute in China over ownership of the iPad name, removing a potential obstacle to sales in the Chinese market.

Apple beats Android in global tablet sales

Apple's iPad outmuscled its Android-powered tablet computer rivals in early 2012, in a global market suffering from post-holiday hangover.

Who says print is dead?

Far from killing off printing, the rise of mobile devices and apps may just turn out to be its saving grace.

iPads bring ‘new attitude to learning’ at schools

Pupils from various schools have told the <i>M&G</i> iPads assist the learning process by making it more interactive.

Apple cements tablet market lead with new iPad

Apple's newest iPad looks like another hot seller as hundreds lined up at stores around the world to get their hands on the tablet.

After Steve Jobs: Apple’s faster, better iPad

Apple has unveiled a new iPad and an updated Apple TV box -- its first new products since co-founder Steve Jobs passed away last year.

Apple loses iPad trademark case

Apple lost the legal battle it has been waging against a Taiwan-owned company it accused of illegally using its iPad trademark.

Latest

Court date finally set for death in detention Haffejee inquest

Another apartheid era death will be investigated after NPA pressured to finally act

State capture commission granted a 13-month extension

Judge Wendy Hughes says this is the final extension because finality is "owed to the nation"

eThekwini commuters pay for council’s contracts

Perhaps a commission of inquiry can shine the spotlight on public transport in Durban, where bus and taxi passengers have to contend with fare increases and disrupted services

Press Releases

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs