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Cell Phones: The 7th Mass Media

Cell PhoneMobile technology has grown tremendously in recent years and now rivals other outlets as one of the most powerful forms of mass media. While mobile phones will not be the death of print, television or the Internet, it has proven to be a huge and unique new platform for delivering content.

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Africa on Screen Calls for Entries

The annual African Film Festival, Africa on Screen, will showcase a host of African films during the week of 24 to 30 June. Filmmakers have until 14 May to submit their films. All submissions to include approx. 200 word synopsis, 2 stills from the film & a complete  filmography/biography of the director.

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What is the SABC’s Corporate Plan for 2010?

SABC LogoThe SABC has faced a crisis characterised by lack of leadership, breakdown of governance structures and inadequate executive capacity resulting in the Corporation posting a R910 million loss before income tax for the year ending 31 March 2009.

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BBC iPhone Applications Postponed

BBCThe BBC's plan to launch iPhone apps for its news and sport content have been put on hold by its governing body. The BBC Trust has asked the BBC to postpone its plans while it looks into the business case for the new services.

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Neil Turok Makes His TED Prize Wish

Neil TurokAccepting his 2008 TED Prize, physicist Neil Turok speaks out for talented young Africans starved of opportunity: by unlocking and nurturing the continent's creative potential, we can create a change in Africa's future.

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