20 February 2018

Agricultural Diary

February: Philip Strauss Dorpers auction at farm Duurdrift near Karasburg.
20 February 2018

San embrace permaculture for food security

THE San community living in the Nyae Nyae Conservancy and Community Forest has embarked on an initiative to pioneer new farming techniques in efforts to enhance food security.
20 February 2018

Chanel, Farfetch pair up for digital push at fashion label’s stores

PARIS – French couture house Chanel has taken a minority stake in London-based online retailer Farfetch, the companies said yesterday, as part of a tie-up to develop digital services such […]
20 February 2018

Mutorwa wants red line moved

ALTHOUGH he is leaving to a new ministry, former agriculture minister John Mutorwa has urged staff members of the ministry to continue negotiations with Angola to move the red line.
20 February 2018

TNW’s Big Spam: Show Google your eyeballs

Tuesday… two-day… you-day… me-day… my day… fri-day… Happy Friday!!! (I don’t know. Let’s pretend.) Top trending tech news: 🚕 Sony Corp. to launch AI taxi service in Japan (TechCrunch)😮 Coinbase and Visa deny fault in […]
20 February 2018

Research finds Facebook holds personally identifiable data on 40% of EU population

The EU’s massive General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will go into effect on May 25, which introduces harsher restrictions on how businesses can use and store the personal data of […]
20 February 2018

Behold these remarkably delicate dandelion seed sculptures

Yusuke Aonuma created these amazing symmetrical sculptures by arranging dandelion achenes, the technical term for individual bits of wispy white dandelion fluff. via Spoon & Tamago: Over 50 different slabs […]
20 February 2018

Silicon Valley has diversity problems, now let’s focus on a fix

“Silicon Valley has developed an echo-chamber. It doesn’t require a lot of research to clearly see that the majority of people working there are very similar when it comes to […]
20 February 2018

Google is tempting Italian university students with cryptocurrency lectures

Google has cooked up an interesting new strategy to lure talent in to its university recruitment events: talking to students about cryptocurrency and blockchain. The search engine titan will be […]
20 February 2018

Africa:Philip Morris International and Scuderia Ferrari partner together to advance the vision of a world free of tobacco smoke

press release LAUSANNE, Switzerland–(BUSINESS WIRE) – February 20, 2018 — Philip Morris International Inc. NYSE/Euronext Paris: PMI) and Scuderia Ferrari have extended their partnership until 2021. Their successful collaboration spans […]