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5 October 2016, 2:22pm
Rooibos, honeybush, IP innovation and super powers
Rooibos, honeybush, IP innovation and super powers
Business News

Rooibos and Honeybush, long-time luvvies of the local tea-drinking scene, have been elevated to a different class altogether.

5 October 2016, 12:31pm
Three European scientists win Nobel chemistry prize
Three European scientists win Nobel chemistry prize
Scitech News

Jean-Pierre Sauvage, J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard Feringa honoured for work on design and synthesis of molecular machines.

5 October 2016, 12:21pm
Apple named biggest tax avoider in US
Apple named biggest tax avoider in US
Business

The tech giant sent £171.6 billion of profits offshore last year.

5 October 2016, 11:47am
‘Historic moment’ as EU boosts Paris climate deal
‘Historic moment’ as EU boosts Paris climate deal
Environment

European Parliament approves Paris accord to fight climate change, which will lift it over the required level of nations to enter into force.

5 October 2016, 09:33am
PICS: Google targets Apple with Pixel phone
PICS: Google targets Apple with Pixel phone
International

Google plants itself firmly in the hardware business with a view to challenge Apple's iPhone.

5 October 2016, 09:06am
Chip sales may ease sting of Samsung’s Note 7 hangover
Chip sales may ease sting of Samsung’s Note 7 hangover
International

Healthy sales of memory chips and displays are expected to ease the pain of Samsung's Note 7 woes.

4 October 2016, 12:41pm
Nobel physics prize awarded for work on exotic matter
Nobel physics prize awarded for work on exotic matter
World

Scientists David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz were awarded this year's Nobel Prize in physics for work ...

4 October 2016, 11:54am
Google moves into hardware with smartphone, other devices
Google moves into hardware with smartphone, other devices
Gadgets

Google new Pixel smartphone signals the company's entry into the hardware market.

4 October 2016, 11:26am
Facebook launches a Craigslist competitor
Facebook launches a Craigslist competitor
International

Facebook is releasing a feature called Marketplace that will let users post items for sale and shop for things to buy.

4 October 2016, 11:24am
$12m stock award for Microsoft’s Nadella
$12m stock award for Microsoft’s Nadella
International

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's reported compensation fell 3.3% to $17.7m in the software maker's latest fiscal year.

4 October 2016, 11:23am
Will Google unveil new phones?
Will Google unveil new phones?
International

Google's latest hardware initiatives are expected to be showcased at the company's San Francisco event this week.

4 October 2016, 10:54am
Ivory, rhino horn ban remains
Ivory, rhino horn ban remains
Environment

Member states at the CITES convention voted overwhelmingly against legalising rhino and ivory sales.

4 October 2016, 06:43am
Rhino horn legalisation bid fails at CITES
Rhino horn legalisation bid fails at CITES
Environment

Countries have voted against Swaziland's late proposal to allow trade in rhino horn.

3 October 2016, 6:19pm
SA, allies block upgraded protection for elephants
SA, allies block upgraded protection for elephants
Environment

Divisions between African parties at CoP17 has failed elephant populations, denying them the CITES Appendix I listing.

3 October 2016, 5:09pm
CITES: Botswana’s ivory policy change explained
CITES: Botswana’s ivory policy change explained
Environment

Minister of Environment, Wildlife and Tourism, has outlined his country's reasons for not supporting the limited sale of ivory.