Jurie Weidemann

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How much money Joburg’s recyclers make

Recyclers on Thursday dived into the piles of trash in Braamfontein to gather what they could ahead of clean-up operations led by Johannesburg Mayor …

Buying vs renting property in SA

There’s a right time for everything, including when to buy, and when to rent a property, according to Rawson Property Group’s, Wayne Albutt.<p>“If …

Prasa wants its money back for Afro 4000 trains

The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) wants to return the Afro 4000 trains which are unsuitable for local conditions, and get a refund …

The real reason why there is no load shedding in South Africa

Energy analyst Chris Yelland said that lower electricity demand is behind Eskom’s ability to prevent load shedding.<p><b>Speaking on Business Day TV</b>, …

South Africa’s broadband price ranking may surprise you

Point Topic has released its latest broadband tariff country scorecard, which shows how local broadband prices stack up against international …

Why the ANC could lose Gauteng

New data shows that public disapproval ratings for the ANC has increased significantly since 2011 under president Jacob Zuma, with particular concern …

How much 100% renewable energy in Africa would cost

A research report by Friend of the Earth International has detailed what it would cost for the world to operate on 100% renewable energy.<p>The total …

Renewable Energy

Amazon Touts New Drone Prototype, Plans Multiple Designs

Amazon.com on Sunday showed off a new drone prototype for its planned 30-minute unmanned delivery service.<p>It’s the first new prototype Amazon has shown publicly since it first announced its drone plans two years ago, also on the day before Cyber Monday, one of the retailer’s biggest days for …

Can Robots Transform the Garment Industry?

This Is What the Future Will Look Like

If you’re like us, you never need to see another restaurant done up in reclaimed wood and exposed lightbulbs. You’ve heard more than enough EDM songs, and you’re wondering what you can start wearing now to get ahead of all the other guys. Wonder no longer: We’ve asked seven of the most creative, …

Rendered: BMW i5 takes design cues from the i8

After months of speculations, BMW CEO Harald Krüger finally confirmed last month the development of a new BMW i electric car. While the BMW boss …