Is AfrikaBurn safe for kids?

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AfrikaBurn, an annual festival of love and creativity, is attended by free spirits who sometimes bring their families. But how appropriate is it for not-yet-adults? Pippa de Bruyn explores the issue.

AI breakthrough: supercomputer hacks audio tour app

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In what is being hailed as a huge step forward for artificial intelligence, or AI, a cloud-based supercomputer used geodata to create its own audio walking tour yesterday. The tour is led by a Siri-like virtual assistant who has opinions and emotions of its own. He calls himself Rupert.