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09.04.2021 | 11:48 AM

The Most Innovative Companies 2021 Summit & Awards Webinar

The Most Innovative Companies Summit & Awards 2021 Webinar
08.04.2021 | 08:55 AM

These emerging technologies are set to shape our future

07.04.2021 | 10:24 AM

Getting to know the MIC 2021 guests

03.04.2021 | 09:54 AM

Bill Gates vs The Pandemic: Inside the Gates Foundation fight against the Pandemic

31.03.2021 | 10:56 AM

Is instant messaging the new platform for mass marketing?

30.03.2021 | 11:04 AM

TikTok works to upskill black content creators in South Africa

29.03.2021 | 01:03 PM

This AI-powered backpack is designed to help the visually impaired

29.03.2021 | 10:21 AM

Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies nominations list 2021

19.03.2021 | 01:26 PM

Soon you could be able to watch YouTube videos directly on Twitter

17.03.2021 | 02:20 PM

One-on-one with Albert Bourla, CEO of Pfizer

17.03.2021 | 10:52 AM

This pay-as-you-go gas retailer has opened its first station in Soweto

17.03.2021 | 10:19 AM

All the new features coming to Google Maps

15.03.2021 | 03:15 PM

These South African legacy companies did not survive the lockdown

12.03.2021 | 03:22 PM

Meet the jury of the 2021 Most Innovative Companies Awards

12.03.2021 | 02:28 PM

Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies event nominated for global award

10.03.2021 | 09:52 AM

Join one of the first South African clubs on Clubhouse

10.03.2021 | 09:15 AM

There is a global computer chip shortage and it’s affecting every industry

09.03.2021 | 09:44 AM

Try this strategy to get your emails answered

08.03.2021 | 10:35 AM

Inside Amazon’s new “contactless” grocery store

08.03.2021 | 07:08 AM

Fast Company SA’s Most Productive People 2021

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The next big thing for Jeff Bezos

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How the Tokyo Olympics will implement Covid-19 regulations

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UK set to receive flying car airport for future air taxis

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South Africa receives first doses of Covid-19 vaccine

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This tech startup has found a way to make peanuts less dangerous – and gluten-free bread more tasty

No one likes gluten-free bread. It often feels stale or is too cracker-like. People will make do with gluten-free baked goods if they must, but the springiness of wheat is sorely absent. “It’s never as crunchy on the […]

Scientists have figured out a way to produce lab-grown furniture and help reduce deforestation

Scientists have already figured out how to grow meat in a lab, nurturing animal cells to multiply into chicken cutlets and burger patties. Now, MIT researchers are hoping to do the same with wood, to quickly produce in […]

Scientists have found a way to hack your nerves to make artificial limbs feel lighter

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Twitter introduces first ever @SecondGentleman White House account

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Will we be able to update the Covid vaccine if the virus mutates too much?

After a much more contagious coronavirus variant was discovered in the U.K. in December, scientists at Pfizer and Moderna started to study whether their newly approved vaccines would still work against it. So far, it […]

Will we be able to update the Covid vaccine if the virus mutates too much?

After a much more contagious coronavirus variant was discovered in the UK in December, scientists at Pfizer and Moderna started to study whether their newly approved vaccines would still work against it. After a much […]

4 fun ways to socialise remotely

I don’t know about you, but around about my thousandth Zoom get-together during this never-ending pandemic, it dawned on me that after using Zoom all week for work, these so-called happy hours were starting to […]

7 Climate actions by Biden on first day

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Do wealthy people practice more social distancing?

The eggheads at Johns Hopkins University wanted to know which groups practice social distancing the most—and their findings are not politically correct: Rich women, it turns out, are far more dependable with the masks and […]

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