Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

11-20 results from 1000 for query «technology»

08 November 2018 6:42 AM Nuclear meds can cure cancer, and it's nothing to be scared of

This according to the CEO of the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (Necsa), Phumzile Tshelane. Speaking at a press conference in Rosebank on Wednesday, Tshelane said nuclear technology not only helps with quicker diagnosis of cancer, but can be used in treatment as well. "Firstly, the undergraduate degree programme [for doctors] doesn't include 109

29 October 2018 6:14 PM SABC admits jobs are at risk in restructuring

a facilitator from the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration to consult with on restructuring which could affect 981 jobs. The national broadcaster said it envisaged that all employees and at all levels in the SABC will be affected by restructuring. "This would include group services, provincial operations, commercial enterprises, media 60

28 October 2018 3:56 PM Milivojevic strikes late as Palace halt Arsenal's winning run

London - Arsenal's 11-match winning run came to a dramatic end as Luka Milivojevic's late penalty rescued Crystal Palace in a contentious 2-2 draw on Sunday. Unai Emery's side failed to win a 12th successive match in all competitions as they fell short of the club's record of 14 victories in a row. Arsenal fell behind to the first of two Milivojevic 48

26 October 2018 7:56 AM Richemont announces JV with Alibaba to sell luxury brands in China

Swiss luxury goods group Richemont [JSE:CFR] and Chinese e-commerce giant the Alibaba Group on Friday announced a joint venture to launch a luxury retail platform for Chinese consumers. The JV will bring retail offerings of the YOOX NET-A-PORTER Group, or YNAP, which is owned by Richemont, to the Chinese market. “Under the partnership, YNAP and Alibaba 82

24 October 2018 6:00 PM Look ma, no hands: Driverless hover-taxis to take off in Singapore

Test flights of a driverless hover-taxi will take place in Singapore next year, a German aviation firm said, the latest innovation to offer an escape from Asia's monster traffic jams. Millions of commuters in the region's cities have to contend with chronic gridlock every day, sparking a race to develop new ways to avoid the snarl-ups. While the developed 93

16 October 2018 10:30 AM New dating app for Trump fans leaks data

New dating app DonaldDaters was supposed to help lonely conservatives find each other discreetly. But the app leaked its database of users on launch day, a report said Monday. With the slogan "Make America Date Again", the app targets the "American-based singles community connecting lovers, friends, and Trump supporters alike", its website says. The app had just over 1 600 users 143

16 October 2018 6:02 AM Fees Must Fall activist Bongani Khanyile to be sentenced

Convicted Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile will be sentenced by the Durban Regional Court on Tuesday. The Durban University of Technology (DUT) student was found guilty on charges of public violence, possession of a dangerous weapon and failing to comply with police instruction. In July, a 40-minute police video that allegedly implicated Khanyile 52

09 October 2018 8:39 PM WATCH: Google reveals new Pixel phone, speaker to chase Apple, Amazon

Google showed off a pair of new Pixel phones, a tablet computer and a speaker with a screen in a deluge of new products aimed at competing with the latest gadgets from big technology rivals. The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones offer significant upgrades to prior models by adding a nearly edge-to-edge screen on the larger model, more display area on both phones 73

08 October 2018 8:31 PM Facebook murder: Accused fails to pay his lawyer

Legal Aid was the option which so-called Facebook murder accused Thabani Mzolo chose to represent him when he is tried for allegedly killing his 21-year-old ex-girlfriend at a Mangosuthu University of Technology (MUT) student residence in Durban. This, after his lawyer, Charl Klaasen, withdrew his services because he had not been paid. Mzolo made his first 74

02 October 2018 12:51 PM EFF Students Command victorious in preliminary results of UCT's SRC elections

The preliminary results of the hotly contested Student Representative Council (SRC) elections at the University of Cape Town (UCT) indicate a major victory for the Economic Freedom Fighters Students Command (EFFSC). The results differ significantly from last year when the Democratic Alliance Students Organisation (DASO) held the majority - nine out of 15 seats 58