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Epic gadgets of 2017

As technology improves and enhances our quality of life, it can feel like the pace of these inventions are too fast for humankind to adapt to. However, due to the human need to evolve, we easily adapt to the changes around us and often crave invention and …

Flash drive delights

Q: What is more portable than a laptop, tablet, or smartphone? A: A USB flash drive. And there you have it, in two short lines: the reason why I (together with many, many others) love flash drives. So much that I (together with many, many others) …

Printers for home use

School reports. Forms. Documents. Photographs... We all need to print something sometimes. When that “sometimes” becomes fairly frequent, it is time to buy a printer suitable for home use. But with such variety available, which one should you  choose? …

How to build your own desktop computer

If you need a decent computer the prices can range from R3,000 to 40,000. The problem is that it doesn’t cater to your needs. Maybe you need a computer just for work, graphic design or just a beast of a gaming computer. Building your own computer may seem …

Raspberry Pi 3

The Raspberry Pi 3 is available in South Africa! However, there are many of us who have never heard of it or even know what it is. The Raspberry Pi is a single-board computer, the size of a credit card. The Raspberry Pi was developed in 2011 in the UK and …

October Microsoft Event

After Apple unveiled its latest and greatest and after, Google presented Android M, Microsoft stepped up in October to show what they have been up to. The main theme of the event was Microsoft challenging Apple.     The main star of …

Windows 10 – Review of the new Microsoft OS

The fallout between users and Microsoft from Windows 8 has resulted in Microsoft releasing the new OS (Operating system), Windows 10, for free to gain back customer loyalty. Windows 8 was developed for Touchscreen devices which left computer and laptop …

Oculus Rift required sepcifications

Oculus Rift The Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset which is set to open up the gaming world to new and exciting possibilities. The Oculus rift is scheduled to be released in the first quarter of 2016. In the meantime Oculus VR has released details …

5 privacy tools for cyberspace

  A big chunk of our lives is lived on the internet. We do research, shop and connect with friends and family online.  That’s why we need to know how to protect our personal information, because more than just prying eyes lurk in the …

New MacBook released!

  Apple has been leading the charge in the design of laptops for a few years now. There has, however, been a steady decline in laptop demand, partly due to new developments in smartphone and tablet technology. Apple has tried to incorporate more …