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October 12, 2017 7:09 AM Social Responsibility and Impact: Are Universities making a Difference

Synopsis: Increasingly people are asking the question, “What are Universities for?”. The University of Manchester is unique in its mission in that Social Responsibility is one of its three core strategic goals in the Manchester 2020 Strategy, sitting equally alongside commitments to world-class research and outstanding learning and student experience 102

October 11, 2017 3:40 PM Johannesburg is the continent’s most visited city

Johannesburg was the continent’s most visited city last year according to the Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index released on Tuesday. The City of Gold saw a 24% increase in international visitors in welcoming 4,57 million tourists, up from 3,69 million visitors the previous year. Cape Town claimed second place with 1,52 million visitors, an improvement 125

October 11, 2017 9:26 AM Worldwide PC shipments continue to fall

Enterprise demand is stable, but SMB market vulnerable to price rises, warns Gartner Global PC shipments fell for the 12th straight quarter with weak back-to-school demand in the US blamed for the decline, according to new figures released by Gartner. The analyst outfit said that worldwide shipments equalled 67 million units for the quarter, indicating 130

October 11, 2017 8:45 AM Assassin's Creed Origins season pass detailed

Ubisoft has unveiled its post-release plans for Assassin's Creed Origins, including the Season Pass and free add-on content that will be available to all players. The Season Pass, which is included in all Gold Editions of the game and available to buy separately, will be split into two main sections. The first piece of DLC will be a story-driven expansion 174

October 11, 2017 6:24 AM Alert! OnePlus could be spying on your mobile; here’s what you need to do

OnePlus, the popular smartphone maker has landed in trouble yet again. According to some reports, OnePlus has been harvesting unanonymised data analytics from its buyers. A researcher has revealed that OnePlus 2 has been sending particular patterns to a company server and that too without any kind of permission. Meanwhile, OnePlus was quick to respond 93

October 11, 2017 5:44 AM OnePlus Said to Be Collecting Unanonymised User Data, Company Responds

OnePlus seems to have landed in a new soup, as the company is being accused of collecting unanonymised analytics data from its users. A security researcher discovered that his OnePlus 2 was sending specific user patterns to a company server without prior user permission. The company without wasting much time responded claiming that it is collecting data to improve 105

October 10, 2017 6:00 AM This Is What Happens When You Seek Professional Help For Your Mental Health

A guide to appointments, diagnosis and treatment. Seeking medical help if you’re concerned about your mental health is a positive step forward towards feeling happier and healthier, but going for that initial consultation can feel intimidating. While most of us are familiar with the process of seeing a doctor for a cough - after all, we attended those 127

October 9, 2017 4:00 AM UDC, expert vindicated by Mugabe’s words on Khama

Mugabe attacked Khama, accusing him of not supporting the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Pelonomi Venson- Moitoi’s bid for chair of the African Union (AU) Commission. Mugabe was speaking during the recent Zimbabwe-South Africa Bi-National Commission (BNC). Over the years opposition parties have been complaining about Khama’s 128

October 9, 2017 4:00 AM Goodhope SSS nearly burns

The incident comes barely a fortnight after widely publicised acts of indiscipline at the school, which led to the institution’s temporary closure. Insiders say it appears the fire was started intentionally since a pile of partially burnt papers were found within the hostel premises. “Upon arrival at the boys’ hostels, there was a pile of semi-burnt 111

October 9, 2017 4:00 AM Opposition should learn from history

Events that characterised the BMD in the last few months clearly prove that history is not always the best teacher. Recent events in the opposition bloc have raised many questions as to whether the opposition will ever learn from past experiences. The confusion reigning supreme in the present opposition ranks is not a new phenomenon. It is the exact 114