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    Telkom declares victory as spectrum auction delayed... again

    Is there anything government or regulatory agencies can get right first time?
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    Microsoft is rolling out a feature to replace passwords with more secure sign-in methods

    SMS messaging? If one is overseas and loses the phone one is stuffed. How could I replace an SA SIM card?
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    Digital Covid-19 vaccine passport for South Africa launching "in just over a week"

    But the more unvaccinated land up in hospital and the vaccinated far less so. I guess that doesn't matter because one may tthink someone else is paying for that, but in reality we all pay for it.
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    Adjusted Level 2 lockdown regulations gazetted

    What bottle stores are open until 22h00? And do you buy your alcohol to drink at home at restaurants?
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    Digital Covid-19 vaccine passport for South Africa launching "in just over a week"

    It creates a factually based two tier society of those who care for their health and those who do not.
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    NICD says an annual Covid-19 booster is likely

    But if they took money from governments for development they should at least pay that back.
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    How South Africa's digital Covid-19 vaccine passport will work

    There is a very good point and that is to keep the unvaccinated who will end up in hospital away from places which are conducive to spreading the virus. The vaccinated, if infected, will stay at home for a few days with flu like symptoms until they feel better.
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    How South Africa's digital Covid-19 vaccine passport will work

    So many posts with excuses which may have had some validity a year. Now they just sound ignorant and repetitive. One year on, plenty of good data and nothing learned.
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    Western Cape government discussing mandatory Covid-19 vaccinations for staff

    Government is supposed to lead and not run after private companies. Why is this only discussed now? On the positive side some freebies for the vaccinated is welcome. Maybe they could extend it beyond museums. Advertising of it would also be helpful.
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    Western Cape government discussing mandatory Covid-19 vaccinations for staff

    Does it matter? A common denominator is vaccinated or not.
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    FNB loses R2.9 million case against own client who says he was victim of lottery scam

    I change my credit card details to pay R100 into an overseas account. The bank is on my phone within minutes. No matter what the limit is how is it possible to pay 2.9 million from an account that has virtually nothing in it. If the transaction falls into the time where FNB had a problem then...
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    Covid-19 vaccination mandates must meet stringent legal requirements - expert

    This is a graph showing the incidence of various side effects from 2 different vaccines (blue/orange) and natural infection (red). It is clear that natural infections carries a much greater risk for any side effect.
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