Ryan Murphy
SOUTH AFRICA
Securing your Wordpress website

Securing your Wordpress website[Ryan Murphy] If you've got a website that's based on Wordpress, you're part of the 76.4 million (according to reports) people who have websites that use the Wordpress content management system (CMS)...

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Donovan White
SOUTH AFRICA
Social terrorism - Could Africa's youth be under attack? - NATIVE VML

[Donovan White] The likelihood is slim, but there's no doubt that terrorists are understanding, studying and using social media and like any social media marketer, terrorist radicals are targeting the youth...

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Chris Brewer
SOUTH AFRICA
Can you speak your mind and still keep your job?

[Chris Brewer] It would be remiss of me not to comment on the latest publicity drive of David Bullard (the thing that man will do for his own PR! Getting shot, then being fired - what next?). On the face of it, it seems the question is "is he a racist or not?" but I'm not so sure that really is the question.

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Danette Breitenbach
SOUTH AFRICA
Coping under fire

[Danette Breitenbach] Janine Lazarus, founder and owner of Janine Lazarus media consultancy was a journalist for 31 years, and has worked across the board from newspapers to radio...

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Andrew Felbert
SOUTH AFRICA
Three metrics for social success: Who's doing it right in South Africa

[Andrew Felbert] If you have them, you are content and they don't really matter, if you don't, it's a major headache. Followers on Facebook definitely don't excite the senses as an interested third party in a post-organic-reach world, but they still have a role to play in measuring social success...

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Brendan Seery
SOUTH AFRICA
[Orchids & Onions] VW's honesty shows the cliché game is all but up!

[Orchids & Onions] VW's honesty shows the cliché game is all but up![Brendan Seery] Years ago, when my day job included carrying a machine gun and jumping out of helicopters, I remember sitting with some mates in the base barrack room, listening to Forces' Favourites on the radio...

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Chris Moerdyk
SOUTH AFRICA
Why customer service is so bad

[Chris Moerdyk] One of the main reasons why customer service in South Africa is pretty much atrocious is because staff attend customer service training courses...

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Tiffany Markman
SOUTH AFRICA
A letter to the Spinning Rainbow Ball of Mac Doom

A letter to the Spinning Rainbow Ball of Mac Doom[Tiffany Markman] I get it. I do. You're there to teach me life lessons. To circumvent my natural complacency. To provoke pre-emptiveness. So, this letter is to thank you...

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Chris Brewer
SOUTH AFRICA
Making a tit of yourself in the media

[Chris Brewer] There's been a lot of bleating recently about "freedom of the press". It picked up momentum at the State Of The Nation Address when the cell phone signals were jammed...

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Megan Holt
SOUTH AFRICA
[Design Indaba 2015] The language of William Kentridge

[Design Indaba 2015] The language of William Kentridge[Megan Holt] World renowned South African artist William Kentridge presented his performance piece "Refuse the Hour" at the City Hall in Cape Town on 26 & 27 February 2015 as part of the annual Design Indaba week...

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Jessica Taylor
SOUTH AFRICA
[Design Indaba 2015] The selfie shapes monolithic fashion

[Design Indaba 2015] The selfie shapes monolithic fashion[Jessica Taylor] "... Me and the beach, me and my food, me and my shoes, me and my boyfriend, me and Li taking lots of selfies." - Li Edelkoort

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SOUTH AFRICA
[Design Indaba 2015] On fashion and identity at Design Indaba 2015

[Design Indaba 2015] On fashion and identity at Design Indaba 2015[Terry Levin] The 2015 Design Indaba provided fertile ground for even the most ardent fashionistas and Afrophiles. In this context both topics took on a new importance...

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SOUTH AFRICA
[Design Indaba 2015] The Internet of Things

[Design Indaba 2015] The Internet of Things[Terry Levin] Over the duration of a three-day conference and accompanying EXPO event, Design Indaba has become known as the platform for the showcasing of the best contemporary examples of made things...

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Anton Harber
SOUTH AFRICA
One step forwards, one back for democracy

[Anton Harber] If journalists in Zimbabwe had stood up in that country's parliament to protest against interference with their cellphone signals, they would have been laughed out of the place...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
[Design Indaba 2015] Woolworths offers a taste of its design passion

[Design Indaba 2015] Woolworths offers a taste of its design passion[Leigh Andrews] While it's long had a passion for creativity, Kate Fordyce, Head Agency: Woolworths Marketing tells us exclusively how Woolworths has put design front and centre...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day three

[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day three[Leigh Andrews] Did the Design Indaba 2015 conference save the best for last? Some say yes, with the audience hanging on every word of presentations by the likes of online video legend Casey Neistat and Israel's music game-changer Yoni Bloch...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day two

[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day two[Leigh Andrews] From well-known spicy chicken brands and gourmet food trucks to cutting-edge fashion design, collaboration featured strongly (again) on the programme of the second day of the Design Indaba 2015 conference...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
[Design Indaba 2015] Dutch designers talk design inspiration

[Design Indaba 2015] Dutch designers talk design inspiration[Leigh Andrews] On the second day of the Design Indaba 2015 conference, KLM's director of communications and corporate identity, Frank Houben, and designer Hella Jongerius spoke through the recent KLM business class redesign...

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Leigh Andrews
SOUTH AFRICA
[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day one

[Design Indaba 2015] Conference highlights - Day one[Leigh Andrews] Speakers on day one of the 2015 Design Indaba conference said to look sideways in collaboration and backwards to past design for a successful future...

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Ian Henderson
SOUTH AFRICA
Not love, but the right business model will bring us together

[Ian Henderson] With all the successes of the Internet and globalisation, the dream was once for a global village of freely communicating, distance-trading world citizens...

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