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Metered taxis deny involvement in death of Taxify driver

Taxi council distances its members from the violence, claiming the death of Siyabonga Ngcobo was a fight between Uber and Taxify drivers

Developing countries need to wake up to the risks of new technologies

It’s no coincidence that Russia’s President Vladimir Putin has identified AI as the new terrain for global competition between nations.

Uber suffers new blow as EU court rules it’s a taxi service

The EU's top court ruled on Wednesday that Uber is an ordinary transportation company instead of an app and should be regulated as such

Letters to the editor: September 22 to 28 2017

Readers write in about the Public Protector, and Uber.

Ingenuity, fair play guide efforts to help Uber and meter taxis stay in their lanes

New regulations and an app to appease metered taxis are aimed at easing SA’s e-hailing tensions

Uber drivers fight back with spotters

The war with metered taxis has escalated as calls for the government to sort it out grow louder

​Taxis hope Competition Commission inquiry puts money in their pockets

The transport sector probe is to look at the Gautrain, Uber, buses and trains.

So who is in the (Uber) driving seat?

The lines are clearly drawn between metered taxis and Ubers but little else is clear for the drivers

Uber will ‘burn’ if it continues to run, say metered taxi drivers

The irate drivers who blockaded parts of the R24 on Friday claim the online transportation network company is 'stealing their business'.

How Uber plans to disrupt SA’s food delivery industry

Uber general manager for Sub-Saharan Africa Alon Lits said that UberEATS had the potential to change people’s eating habits.

Uber cited as example of the sharing economy, but its vast revenues suggest otherwise

The king of the sharing economy is catalysing innovation and raking in cash, but who benefits?

All hail the wise and all-seeing Uber oracle

For a few bucks, you can now tap into the mantra of modern capitalism on the go, thanks to your all-seeing and all-knowing cab driver.

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WATCH IT AGAIN: Ramaphosa addresses the nation on measures to contain Covid-19

President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation on the continuing efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19. This included the extension of the national lockdown by another two weeks

More than 900 Americans to be evacuated from South Africa

Three flights are expected to leave South Africa over two days, embassy spokesperson says

Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

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Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world