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Virtual Reality: To Boldly Go…

By Claire Mawisa, 10 April 2017, 15:52
Whenever I heard the phrase “virtual reality (VR)”, I used think of flight simulators for training pilots,...

Determined to Dream

By John Webb, 28 March 2017, 10:41
There’s a Willow tree in front of an unremarkable house at number 8 Le Bourget Avenue.  At least there was when I...

Security: A Billion Rand Industry

By Claire Mawisa, 20 February 2017, 11:32
Crime has always been a hot topic with South Africans. Any casual gathering of friends, family or colleagues will...

Age is Just a Number

By Derek Watts, 13 February 2017, 10:55
One of the lies in life is “one size fits all.” It doesn’t apply to socks. And it doesn’t apply to how we...

Of Guns and Gangs

By John Webb, 25 January 2017, 16:51
Senior Superintendent Chetty cuts an impressive figure. A dyed in the wool law-enforcer, his tunic is immaculately...

Someone to watch over me

By Bongani Bingwa, 17 January 2017, 17:30
So when I wake up every morning, before I do anything – go to the bathroom, make coffee, stretch, perhaps even...

Saving the Great White Shark

By Derek Watts, 12 December 2016, 8:00
Originally published on 14 August 2016 GREAT WHITE SHARKS may be apex predators but the truth is they won’t stand...

Are you built for flight comfort?

By Claire Mawisa, 07 December 2016, 12:00
Once I’ve found my seat number and deposited myself in my window seat, I silently use the power of positive thinking...

Music and Machine

By Derek Watts, 27 November 2016, 20:00
When Dan Rather left CBS Evening News, an eager reporter asked the celebrated American presenter to reveal the secret...

The Day I Chose Me

By Devi Sankaree Govender, 21 November 2016, 11:16
I’m a working wife and mum. Two children, both under 16. There’ve been moments when I wanted to leave everything...

Finding Joy in Negative Spaces

By John Webb, 17 October 2016, 16:23
One look at a photograph of Samuel Beckett tells you everything you need to know about the man: he possessed, amongst...

Welcome to the Internet of Things

By Claire Mawisa, 26 September 2016, 11:20
It’s 2016, and I think it’s time we take Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs and rework it a little. Once we do, we will...