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The Best of 2014, Pt 2: Vehicle Gadget of the Year

17 Dec 2014 by
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The Best of 2014, Pt 2: Vehicle Gadget of the Year

His stand-out gadget tested during 2014 was not exactly something you can hold in your hand, writes ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK. The Nissan Leaf is one of those high-tech experiences that rewrites the future.

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The Best of 2014 Part 1: Serious Gadgets of the Year

11 Dec 2014 by
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The Best of 2014 Part 1: Serious Gadgets of the Year

Over the next few weeks, ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK chooses his gadgets of the year, from smartphones to tablets to cars to toys. To start with, here are the three stand-outs in serious tech.

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Drones come in from the cold

02 Dec 2014 by
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Drones come in from the cold

Drones have been getting a bad rap, but a company focused on the ability of drones to collect data is revealing their power to solve some of the world’s food and environmental problems, writes ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK.

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Changing lives – at 13

17 Nov 2014 by
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Changing lives – at 13

A 13-year-old California boy is the youngest person ever to receive venture capital investment in the United States. He spoke to ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK at the recent Intel Capital Global Summit.

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Apps lifting the smart boat

04 Nov 2014 by
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Apps lifting the smart boat

Social media, games and fitness dominate the app stories of three of the major smartphone platforms in South Africa, writes ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK.

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Dr Goodnight’s big data glimpse of the future

28 Oct 2014 by
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Dr Goodnight’s big data glimpse of the future

He might not appreciate being called the Steve Jobs of analytics, but SAS Institute founder and CEO Jim Goodnight has a few things in common with the Apple founder, writes ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK after meeting him in Las Vegas.

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Cloud giants scramble to keep up

21 Oct 2014 by
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Cloud giants scramble to keep up

Even global cloud computing leader VMware could not keep up with the demands of managing gadgets in the enterprise, its president, Carl Eschenbach, told ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK.

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Local gaming heroes rAge on

14 Oct 2014 by
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Local gaming heroes rAge on

The annual rAge gaming expo was a feast of the latest in global gaming, but the growing presence of local developers was a significant phenomenon, writes ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK

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These Transforming gadgets are no Decepticons

07 Oct 2014 by
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These Transforming gadgets are no Decepticons

Devices that transform from tablets into laptop computers are a great option for combining portability with productivity, as new options from Asus and Mecer show, writes ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK.

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Passport will make - or repeat - history

29 Sep 2014 by
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Passport will make - or repeat - history

The Passport is one of the most unusual new shapes in smartphones since Motorola’s FlipOut way back in 2010. But, for BlackBerry, it also represents a new battle strategy, writes ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK.

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