Pamela Weaver
Oct 30, 2009

Failing grade for African broadband

A UN report hails Africa's mobile revolution, but laments its continued Internet problems.


Buzz off

Creating buzz via social networking appears to be highly addictive.

May 28, 2009

Smartphones shoot it out

It's the smartphone Wild West out there, with an OS war, players jockeying for position, mutually-exclusive standards and Apple's domination.

May 4, 2009

Lighter laptops, bigger wars

Lower prices and higher processing power will see the competition intensify in the mobile market.

Mar 18, 2009

Standing on the shoulders of giants

Vannevar Bush published an essay in 1945, which gave birth to many of the ideas that inspired the Web.

Feb 20, 2009

God, Zille

Do we really give a toss what any politician is up to on Twitter or Facebook?

Jan 9, 2009

Microsoft: A lot like Liverpool FC

The company hopes to regain credibility when Windows 7 hits the shelves, which is anticipated by year end.


The ultimate cellphone

The Pomegranate NS08 was part of an imaginative campaign to promote the Canadian province of Nova Scotia.


Drop the cadre

Lyndall Shope-Mafole's surprise move spurs debate on the blurry line between politicians and civil servants.

Oct 1, 2008

Digesting the “crap sandwich”

It's been called a crap sandwich and an outrage, but what else can we expect from a financial collapse-and-bail scenario that involves players with names like Fanny and Boehner?

Jun 19, 2008

Cry me a river said it no longer trusts traditional delivery routes to South Africa.

Nov 5, 2007

Facebook and the demise of the OS

In the era of Web 2.0, collaboration and customisation are the king and queen.

Pamela Weaver
ITWeb Contributor

Pamela Weaver used to write speeches for politicians. She now prefers to shoot her own mouth off.