Security : You buy what I tell you to

With the Internet growing everyday, and everything we need and want is available from the net, security is becoming a huge topic of interest. It is safe to say we do not really understand which part of the information we share on the Internet compromises our security. This is because there are constantly people try…

Where did all the good hackathons go?

When I think hackathon, I envision, meeting under on roof, different people with different skill-sets and ideas for one purpose. Build something awesome. As much as hackathons are a competitions, there is a lot to learn from them. More especially from the people who go there. Be it a new technology, a new methodology or…

South Africas Digital Landscape: The Desert Around The Oasis

I like seeing some of the work which is being done by our most popular South African individuals when it comes to how they handle their digital presence. In case you haven’t seen what the creator of one of the most loved and pioneering South African Youtube channels has done using digital content on his…

Conway’s Game Of Life: How South Africa is set up to Die

In computer science Conway’s Game of Life is a cell automation game. It was devised by, the man, Conway himself. It has no active players in it. Only a set of rules that are applied iteratively until the game is unplayable anymore. As stipulated on Hack Rank, Game of life takes place on a 2D…

No one majority should have all that power

South Africa: A country where the majority of the people in it complain for 365 x 5 days about: The suffering they go through on a daily. The corruption of the government tenders. The fire-pools of Skandla. The miners that were ruthlessly shoot in Marikana. The late delivery of textbooks in Limpopo. The ever so…