Wits University

The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg is a multi-campus South African public research university situated in the northern areas of central Johannesburg. It is more commonly known as Wits University. The University has its roots in the mining industry, as do Johannesburg and the Witwatersrand in general. Founded in 1896 as the South African School of Mines in Kimberley, it is the third oldest South African university in continuous operation, after the University of Cape Town (founded in 1829), and Stellenbosch University (founded in 1866).

Website
http://www.wits.ac.za
Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_the_Witwatersrand
Some content from Wikipedia, licensed under CC BY-SA

Energy & Green Tech

Green is the new black

Green cars and green energy are not new. Very few conversations go by without someone mentioning green variations of energy.

Computer Sciences

How knitting won the war

Craftivists have been savvy cryptographers for aeons longer than any computing geek.

Security

Fair trade: Your soul for data?

In an increasingly data-driven world, are we just walking data sources for the benefit of giant multinational corporations?