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Ken Robinson Says Schools Kill Creativity

Sir Ken RobinsonSir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures creativity. He challenges the way we're educating our children and champions a radical rethink of our school systems.

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PayPal Arrives in SA

 The deal between FNB and the US payment processor opens up the South African economy to the world. US-based payment processing firm PayPal this morning arrived in SA, after FNB inked a deal with the global company.

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The Content Conversation

The second presentation from today’s National Broadband Strategy Forum painted an exciting picture for the future of content in a fully wired South Africa. Using the small platteland towns of Rosendal and Ficksburg as an analogy, media consultant Indra de Lanerolle pointed out that the founding fathers of Rosendal made the decision to do without a train station, while Ficksburg went the opposite way. Indra De Lanerolle, African Commons, South Africa Connect, 24 March 2010

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What Uncapped ADSL Means

An inevitable announcement will change the way we use the internet. It's unfathomable just how important MWEB's much-hyped launch of uncapped ADSL packages was. This sounds like more MWEB-hype, but the transition to uncapped billing has been inevitable. "Data metering" has never been an issue overseas (in fact it's ironic that cable companies in the US are now looking at setting "caps" of a few hundred gigabytes to prevent abuse). Hilton Tarrant, The Media Online, 24 March 2010

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About The Tech Awards

Tech AwardThe Tech Awards is an international awards program that honors innovators from around the world who are applying technology to benefit humanity. The Tech Awards program inspires global engagement in applying technology to humanity's most pressing problems.

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