Can tech make us mindful?

Can tech make us mindful?

When the Apple Watch was first released, mindful breathing got a spot beside the alarm clock and texting via the Breathe app, which seemed to prove mindfulness had truly gone mainstream. But modern society is still strongly oriented in the opposite direction toward...
Minimum wage vs the robot age

Minimum wage vs the robot age

South Africa is gearing up to introduce a national minimum wage that could see workers earning R20 an hour, yet the World Bank says the future of work requires revised labour regulations with lower minimum wages, easier dismissals and lax contractual agreements. A...
The future world of work is changing

The future world of work is changing

For most people, the year 2028 seems like the very distant future. But when you consider that 18 years have already passed since the prospect of a new millennium had the world in a panic over what would happen to their computers and data, the next 10 years are sure to...