Archive for June, 2010

Jun 25 2010

Naspers: about smoke and fire

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There is always fire where there is smoke. I refer to this post of mine (dated 18/3/2010) and this Fin24 article (22/6/2010).

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Jun 17 2010

Twelve years late, but…

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…rather late than never.
What the SA government under Mbeki should have done already in the late 90s, the Zuma government has now finally done: acknowledged the importance of the internet to economic development and (important) published a plan to get cheaper, faster internet to more people in SA. Eureka! [Read on]

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Jun 14 2010

When culture isn’t culture

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On June 22, 2009 I first commented on the dreadful Vuvuzela. Four days into the World Cup it is even more controversial than I’d expected it would be. So I decided to “re-publish” my original comments and hope SA football fans will come to realize NOT blowing the horn at non-Bafana Bafana games is a form of respect they simply HAVE to pay foreign fans.

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