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How to start a blog (and make money doing it) in 2017/18

In Technology On 2 July 2017 1 Comment

You’ve heard of blogging, vlogging (video blogging – you’ve probably watched more YouTube vloggers than you realise), and even flogging (blogs set up specifically to sell products and… Read More »


How much are you spending on electricity every month?

In Technology On 4 October 2015 0 Comments

So we haven’t had any load shedding in weeks and I think we are being lulled into a false sense of security. We are about to go into… Read More »

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KaleidaCam An IOS App That Creates Beauty

In Technology On 20 April 2015 0 Comments

The KaleidaCam App is such great fun just like the old Kaleidoscopes we used to have back in the day. It is presently free in the App store… Read More »

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Have You Ever Considered Writing Short Stories?

In Technology On 20 March 2015 0 Comments

Have you ever considered writing short stories, you know, those interesting stories passed down in your family for generations. Stories of your own personal experiences or stories that… Read More »

Apple’s new iPhones are a double whammy!

In Technology On 11 September 2013 0 Comments

As geeks of all shapes and sizes focused in unison on Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino, California last night, CEO Tim Cook unveiled not one but two new iPhones… Read More »


How South Africans are watching Hulu Plus, Netflix and BBC iPlayer TV shows and movies online in SA

In Technology On 30 December 2012 14 Comments

Thanks to us all living in a global village, there are now numerous ways to enjoy the hundreds (no, thousands!) of TV shows and movies that our first… Read More »

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South African Sasol eBird App for iPhone,Blackberry and Android

In Technology On 26 October 2012 0 Comments

Sasol Birds of South Africa has had a huge success with their printed book and riding on the popularity of birding and sales of their book they have… Read More »


Yumsy launches as a social pinboard for food

In Food, Technology On 18 October 2012 2 Comments

For foodies who can’t get enough of paging through supermarket mags and scouring slow/organic food markets in your city for something scrumptious, Yumsy will tempt your taste buds… Read More »

Canon 60Da astrophotography of Orion nebula

Take photos of the stars and other astronomical bodies with the new Canon 60Da

In Technology On 11 April 2012 0 Comments

Other than bird photography, it’s not often that photographers find themselves looking up to take a photo. Until now that is, thanks to Canon’s second foray into the… Read More »

Digital tv

Get Ready For Digital TV

In Technology On 15 September 2011 0 Comments

South African television is due to change over from analogue to digital as from April next year. This will mean that all existing viewers with the old bunny… Read More »


Abattoir flies are a great source of protein

In Technology On 13 September 2011 3 Comments

Environmentalist, entrepreneur and visionary, Jason Drew has written a book called The Protein Crunch, revealing the shocking truth about how we, as humans, have abused the world we… Read More »

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Register your .africa domain

In Technology On 17 August 2011 0 Comments

If the ARC (African Registry Consortium) has its way and the AU (African Union) gives its backing then Africa could be looking at its own TLD (Top level… Read More »

Law and order

Cape Town to film local Law and Order series

In Technology On 17 August 2011 0 Comments

Oh wow! Looks like South Africa is about to get our own Law and Order TV series in the near future. I hope it packs the same punch… Read More »

Near field communication

NFC a huge hit at Oppikoppi festival

In Technology On 13 August 2011 0 Comments

NFC or Near Field Communication, is where two devices in a close proximity can communicate and exchange information between them. The distance is about 20cm or 12 inches… Read More »

FNB e-wallet

Send money to any SA cellphone number

In Technology On 11 August 2011 0 Comments

What can your bank do for you? First National Bank asks that question and steadily but surely is pulling away from their competitors by offering new additions every… Read More »

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Remembering people you meet is easy with Remember Me

In Technology On 7 August 2011 0 Comments

Do you have a problem remembering the details of all the business people you meet every day, either at conferences, meetings or via other partners? I know that… Read More »