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Best of 2013: Games

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

At last we get another bite of the apple

Apple's iTunes music service finally arrived on South African shores, nine years after it debuted in the United States.

Thing of beauty: Articulate yourself in cool retro style

Sadly, most of the external microphones on the market look as though they have been designed by the same group of taste-deficient designers.

iPad, therefore I love computers

The tablet has revolutionised the way its enthusiastic users work, live and play.

Josie Field — delivering the goods

Josie Field's third studio album, <i>1984</i>, delivers everything that her fans would expect her to and more.

The top projects from South Africa

Danielle Boer from St Dominic's Academy undertook a project to see if playing music in factories would increase workers' productivity and mood.

Taking science to the fair

Lack of funds slows progress in growing local science expo.

DStv mobile hits the market

Besides some obvious limitations, the service fills a gap between radio and television writes <b>Ben Kelly</b>.

Full speed ahead for broadband express

Cell C's rolling out of its new network seems to be paying dividends.

North West leads way in ARV roll-out

Public-private partnership shows solid benefits

Community tourism gives visitors a taste of homestay sweet homestay

Accommodation and entertainment by and for the community adds an unusual sense of welcome and purpose to one's holiday experience.

Sun of a gun technology

Concentrated photovoltaic solar energy project introduces another industry player.

Province’s master plan to kick-start job creation

The minerals-rich province aims to diversify its industrial base to create sustainable employment.

Intelligent use of data

Small businesses can find clever, affordable ways to access market research, writes <b>Ben Kelly</b>.

Weathering the storm

The property sector is poised to reap the benefits of an improved economic climate, writes <b>Ben Kelly</b>.

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Zuma maintains his true colours at Zondo commission

The former president’s escapades at the commission of inquiry into state capture are a far cry from Nelson Mandela’s response when summonsed to testify in the high court

Gordhan tells Zondo how Moyane wanted to advance the objectives of state capture

The public enterprises minister is being cross-examined by Tom Moyane’s lawyers at the state capture inquiry, as both men seek to defend their reputations

Shadow of eviction looms over farm dwellers

In part two of a series on the lives of farm dwellers, Tshepiso Mabula ka Ndongeni finds a community haunted by the scourge of eviction

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Touching lives through innovation

Africa has a high youth population that adapts to technology quickly, and this phenomenon is something which should be taken advantage of

Festive Reading

In The Whistleblowers, Mandy Wiener talks to a wide range of the people who have revealed corruption and malfeasance in government and business

Centre for Women & Gender Studies

The CWGS aims to resuscitate the histories of African women from all walks of life in an intellectual cleansing/ukuhlambulula of her story

Greening the Future

The awards are a way of encouraging progress and celebrating those who wake up every day and work to make this country a better more sustainable place

Failing to learn the lessons? The impact of Covid-19 on a Broken and Unequal Education System

If the president was serious about fixing basic education, he would appoint his most competent minister with a powerful mandate to start fixing it

National Science and Technology Forum

It's an independent SETI platform, an essential element of an active democracy and an important part of the collaboration process needed in SETI

Milestones over the NSTF’s 25-year history

The organisation celebrates its Silver Jubilee as an established player in the NSI and as promoter and influencer of SET and innovation in South Africa

Huawei Cloud’s Year-End Sales Carnival

Massive discounts on hot cloud services are on offer along with special coupons and other privileges, but hurry, supplies are limited!