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A sticky situation: Part 3: Automation, Covid-19 and the Utopia of unemployment
A sticky situation: Part 3: Automation, Covid-19 and the Utopia of unemploymentArticle

Edward Herridge gives us a glimpse into the atavistic fear of technology and how our brains will mean that we simply would not be able to think fast enough...

Edward Herridge 20 Apr 2021

A sticky situation: Part 1: Cinema, anime and nukes
A sticky situation: Part 1: Cinema, anime and nukesArticle

We have all seen those movies where machines destroy human civilisation. Stories of omnicide and universal subjugation tend to stick in the mind, even in the form of entertainment...

Edward Herridge 19 Apr 2021

SEZ's role in the interaction of AI with humans and nation states
SEZ's role in the interaction of AI with humans and nation statesArticle

Many thinkers, experts and science fiction writers have put pen to paper to speculate about the dystopian life that may arise from Artificial Intelligence (AI) becoming too "intelligent."...

Monde Mawasha 14 Sep 2020

Intelligence is everything for the business
Intelligence is everything for the businessArticle

As emergent technology and digital innovation take centre stage, it is time to differentiate between Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Business Intelligence (BI)...

Craig Van Rooyen 30 Apr 2020

Terence Neale directs second global adidas Originals campaign
Terence Neale directs second global adidas Originals campaignArticle

Shot in South Africa, with celebrity pickups in Los Angeles, Original Is Never Finished trended on YouTube on its release, racking up over four million views in under 48 hours...

Issued by Egg Films 25 Jan 2017

What will the cities of the future look like?
What will the cities of the future look like?Article

The UN predicts that around 70% of the world's population will live in cities by...

Jamie Matroos 30 Nov 2016

Fact check: What would a world without credible news mean for brands?
Fact check: What would a world without credible news mean for brands?Article

Today, we live in a world once only imagined in science fiction. Conversations, pictures and video flow around the globe almost instantly from anyone wishing to share to anyone willing to receive...

Ross Sergeant 5 Sep 2016

Mad Max returns with absolute fury!
Mad Max returns with absolute fury!Article

Absolutely awesome and totally sensational, Mad Max: Fury Road is an ultimate hard core apocalyptic epic with heart! This is what filmmaking is all about - a visceral experience that relentlessly grabs hold of you from the first frame until the climatic ending.

Daniel Dercksen 13 May 2015

Blood flows in The Purge: Anarchy
Blood flows in The Purge: AnarchyArticle

Crime gets a violent make-over in The Purge: Anarchy. In 2013, the country responded to the provocative concept that on one night every year, any and all crime is made legal.

Daniel Dercksen 25 Aug 2014

Thrilling Rover
Thrilling RoverArticle

If there's one ending that will hit you like a ton of bricks, it's that of the first-rate Australian thriller The Rover. This is storytelling at its best, taking you on a disturbing journey into the Australian Outback, 10 years after a great Western economic collapse, and delivering an ending that poignantly reflects on the human condition today and is as relevant and universal as ever.

Daniel Dercksen 21 Aug 2014

Mac against the media wall
Mac against the media wallArticle

The president's spokesman Mac Maharaj has had time to think things through following the Mail & Guardian and Sunday Times reports alleging - yet again - he accepted bribes for tenders as transport minister all those years ago. On Tuesday, 22 November 2011, he was ready with a slightly more nuanced answer. But he still refused to answer whether or not he had lied to the Scorpions. And for now, it appears that the M&G is headed for a sticky showdown in court against Maharaj.

Sipho Hlongwane: @comradesipho 23 Nov 2011

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