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Eskom Confirms Construction at Medupi Will Be Delayed For Six Months

Construction at the Medupi power plant may not be completed until the latter half of 2014. Eskom held a news conference at which executive Brian Dames confirmed an expected delay of six months. Eskom and the stakeholders want to assure the public that they are pulling in the same direction despite the strikes that have plagued the project. Dames said: “The target date of December 2013 is unlikely to be achieved. A more realistic target date for first power from Unit 6 is th... Read more »
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By Staff Writer On Sunday, June 16th, 2013

SA Youth Simply Need Access to Information to Improve Their Lives

As we commemorate Youth Day, millions of young people across the country are faced with unemployment and poverty. Yesterday President Jacob Zuma said the youth must not waste time by waiting to improve their li... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Friday, June 14th, 2013

Eskom to share tips on home insulation

Residents of the greater Blaauwberg area in Cape Town will have the opportunity to visit an Eskom home insulation demonstrations at the Bayside Mall from 14 to 16 June 2013. The demonstrations, which show the b... Read more »
By Andrea Teagle On Thursday, March 14th, 2013

Signs of a Once Habitable Mars: Curiosity’s Landmark Findings

If alien scientists land on Earth one day billions of years from now, when animals and humans have long since disappeared, what signs might they look for that once life may have existed here? Preserved organic ... Read more »
By Andrea Teagle On Saturday, March 9th, 2013

Curiosity Resurrected the Cat – Scientists Contemplate Recreating Extinct Species

Andrea Teagle – The Tasmanian Tiger has been extinct since 1930. Yet curious scientists may be on the brink of finding ways to see these and other extinct animals roam the earth again. A public Ted xConfe... Read more »
By Guest Author On Friday, December 14th, 2012

iPhone 5 arrives in South Africa

Apple’s iPhone 5 has finally arrived on the shelves of South African iStores. The popularity of this phone is evident from its sales in other countries and the long queues of customers that were seen outs... Read more »
By The Editor On Saturday, September 8th, 2012

iPhone 5 being launched on September 12th

If you’re a big Apple fan, then it’s likely that you already know that there’s a very important day coming up – September 12th, the day that the iPhone 5 will be formally announced, and ... Read more »
By The Editor On Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

SABC ready to launch a new channel

On Monday SABC CEO Lulama Makhobo said the SABC was ready to launch a new 24-hour news channel. “We are ready. The team is busy transforming how it operates to fit in with a 24-hour service approach,̶... Read more »
By The Editor On Monday, March 5th, 2012

Samsung Galaxy S III launch around the corner

It is reported that the Samsung Galaxy SIII will be launched in April this year. According to the The Telegraph, it is claimed that the phone has the following features: 1.5ghz quad-core processor 4.8-inch 1080... Read more »
By The Editor On Monday, March 5th, 2012

Hackers take control of NASA computers

Chinese hackers recently hacked into the computers of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). It is reported that they copied, edited and deleted files with sensitive information. When they fi... Read more »