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Mergers and acquisitions in a tough economic time
Mergers and acquisitions in a tough economic time
It seems an unlikely time to be in the business of buying corporations or making any significant investment in a long-term change to corporate...
‘On Photography’ revisited
‘On Photography’ revisited
In his song Emotionless, Drake says: “I know a girl whose one goal was to visit Rome/ Then she finally got to Rome/ And all she did was...
Imagine life with no Likes
Imagine life with no Likes
Of the 800-million users Instagram is said to have, one of them, let’s call her Linda, has 400, 000 followers and an average of 1 369 likes per...
Instagram co-founders step down amid autonomy clash rumours
Instagram co-founders step down amid autonomy clash rumours
In an unexpected move, Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger resigned from the photo-sharing app – which is owned by Facebook –...
Online violence targets women journalists
Online violence targets women journalists
Before the internet revolutionised how news was gathered and shared, journalists didn’t have to worry about virtual violence. The main risks they...
Shashi Naidoo to visit Palestine on 'fact-finding mission'
Shashi Naidoo to visit Palestine on 'fact-finding mission'
Model and social media influencer Shashi Naidoo will go on a “fact-finding mission” to Palestine after receiving backlash for referring to Gaza...
Manstrology for the patriachy
Manstrology for the patriachy
At any given time on Facebook some contributor website with quick, viral content has a special post for me. “How to tame the Aries in you so that...
App-only bank aims to cut you in
App-only bank aims to cut you in
On Hill Street in Grahamstown, not too far from the university town’s well-known cathedral, is one of the country’s oldest but much less famous...
Gaza Instagram stars want world to get the picture
Gaza Instagram stars want world to get the picture
They may not be able to leave Gaza without Israeli or Egyptian permission, but their...
Limits and freedom of non-free art
Limits and freedom of non-free art
The Joburg Art Fair sort of prepared us for Instagram. The visual overload of imagery during its inaugural opening in 2008, where Robin Rhode was...
Silence perpetuates the violence
Silence perpetuates the violence
I’ve been thinking about silence over the past week as Deputy Minister of Higher Education Mduduzi Manana remains in his job despite admitting to...
Tony Gum: ​A rapid-fire blast into art world
Tony Gum: ​A rapid-fire blast into art world
Cape Town-based visual artist, film student and Instagram enigma Tony Gum has been in the South African consciousness for some time, both as...

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