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World Cup winning veteran Juan Smith called up to the Springbok squad: http://bit.ly/1sdToKW

Ex-Pumas skipper shifts focus

Juan Martín Fernández Lobbe will be able to concentrate on his own game after losing the Pumas captaincy, writes <b>FRANKIE DEGES</b>.<p>It may prove to be a …

Carr vs Watson

Both players will have very different but potentially match-shaping roles to play in Port Elizabeth on Friday, writes <b>BRENTON CHELIN</b>.<p>At just 23 years …

The Smartest Bedrooms Have One Thing In Common

Add a chic trunk for style and storage<p>Add a chic trunk for style and storage

Blitzboks breeze into quarters

The SA Sevens team will face hosts Scotland in the medal quarter-finals at the Commonwealth Games on Sunday.<p>The South Africans made easy work of …

US: Russia is firing across border into Ukraine

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russia is launching artillery attacks from its soil on Ukrainian troops and preparing to move heavier weaponry across the …

Top tips for making your consumer boycott effective

Putting our money behind our personal convictions helped to bring down South Africa’s apartheid regime. But when does joining a consumer boycott of products or services produced by a specific company or originating in a given region of the world make sense?<p>It’s a question that seems to arise more …

China's Corruption Crackdown Is Crushing Cognac Sales

French cognac maker Remy Cointreau continues to suffer from China's anti-graft campaign.<p>The alcoholic beverage company reported a 5.7% fall in revenues to €214.8 million in its first quarter.<p>Remy Martin brand, which primarily makes cognac, saw organic sales plunge 15.3% in Q1. Sales in Asia Pacific …

China

Social shopping experiments continue on Facebook and Twitter. But why?

Despite limited success so far, Facebook and Twitter are continuing their efforts to get you to buy stuff while you’re using their services.<p>According to reports late last week, Facebook is experimenting with adding a “Buy” button to status updates from selected brands. For instance, Sephora could …

No One Is Paying Attention To The Way Wireless Companies Could Destroy Internet Freedom

But the irony is the debate around net neutrality largely ignores the wireless industry. As much of our computing shifts to mobile devices like smartphones and tablets, wireless carriers are increasingly becoming the primary gatekeepers to the web.<p>Two recent moves by AT&T and T-Mobile have net …

Net Neutrality

Net Neutrality is *not* dead yet. Call Congress to overrule the FCC vote.

Congress can still save net neutrality<p>The FCC just officially gutted the open internet. Now your cable company can scam you for more money, censor …

Keiser Report: UK Job Market Stat Scam (E629)