How to charge your phone fast!

We have all experienced that terrible feeling when you need your smartphone right this second, but its still charging. These days, our lives sometimes revolve around these little smart devices too much. For example, you have to make a call urgently or your …

TV boxes and other ways to make your TV smart

The prices of smart TV sets have gone down a lot. However, if they are still out of your reach, you can smarten up your old set at the fraction of the cost. The most important feature of a smart TV is the internet connectivity. This is what allows you …

Hipster 35mm Film Revival

We know at least one person that carries a vintage camera at all times, they fit into the trendy hipster scene and spend hours a day uploading pictures on Instagram, all while wondering the streets of South Africa. They are not alone in their obsession. …

Buying a used laptop

During the past two weeks, buyers on bidorbuy have purchased about twenty laptops per day. And the majority of them were second-hand. On average, bidorbuyers were four times more likely to buy a used laptop than a new one. The top reason for buying …

Cleaning your keyboard

There are few things I find more annoying than a sticky keyboard. One wants to write a simple word such as his, and instead one gets hissssss... And knowing that it was my own fault in the first place does nothing to reduce the frustration! If, like me, …

Best action-adventure games of 2017

2017 was an amazing year in the world of gaming. Here are a few of the biggest action-adventure games the year had to offer. Some of them might have flown under your radar, but are still well worth your time and attention Horizon Zero …

Best shooter games of 2017

2017 was an amazing year in the world of gaming. Here are few of the best shooter games that were released, some of which might have flown under your radar, but are still well worth your time and attention.   Wolfenstein II: The New …

Game preview: Sea of Thieves

  Sea of Thieves is a Microsoft exclusive title. Themed around the world of pirates, packed with nautical exploration, loot to collect, and enemies to battle. The developer Rare has dubbed it a “shared world adventure game” (or S.W.A.G) . This …

The Samsung Galaxy S9

Announced on 25 February 2018 at Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event, the S9 series offers a host of upgrades and new features. Let us take a look at the most notable ones. Design The biggest change is the location of the fingerprint sensor; it has been …

In defence of mouse pads

Are mouse pads on the way to become obsolete? Judging by the mouse pad-less desks in most offices and homes (including mine), the answer is a resounding yes. Computer mice have been around for about half a century, and for most of that time they have …