TOBY SHAPSHAK: Why privacy matters

Failure to implement privacy act means perpetrators of SA’s largest data leak will go unpunished

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: How AI is making the world a better place

Machine learning is starting to solve real problems, and one place it’s making a noticeable difference is in combating blindness caused by diabetes

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: Be paranoid. Very paranoid

Hackers are the new cat burglars, the new Pink Panther thieves. We detail what you can do to protect your online security

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: App, app and away ...

App makers have foolishly started biting the eyes that feed them

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: Using drones to deliver blood in Rwanda

Zipline’s blood deliveries demonstrate how innovation needs policy and political will to be successful

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: iPhone X catches up with its rivals

Though Apple’s new smartphone failed to inspire, the company made the market possible in the first place, writes Toby Shapshak

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: A new dawn for solar energy

The cost of solar power has fallen 95% in 30 years, so why are we still building coal and nuclear plants?

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: Telkom. Who would have thought?

How Telkom has become the most efficiently run and most profitable of SA’s state-owned enterprises

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: Call it what it is: racist bullying

New phrases shouldn’t hide the sickness of the hatred and intolerance on display in Charlottesville

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: Data kind of falls, but more needed

Icasa’s data-expiry proposal is a good move but bigger steps must be taken to stimulate SA’s Internet economy

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: RIP, iPod

The defining device of the portable music era is now headed for history, as Apple stops iPod sales

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: The Tesla revolution

With its affordable, mass-market Model 3, Elon Musk’s company is changing the automotive industry

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: Google to lose that blank look

After failing to successfully launch a social media service, the search giant will present its own news feed

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: A warning to those involved in Gupta scandal: the Internet never forgets

When the Zuptas have gone, a lot of parasites will be looking for work. But their crimes will be remembered

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TOBY SHAPSHAK: How much proof do the police need to act on #GuptaEmails?

What is holding our police back from investigating what any South African can see are crimes?

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