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Focused on getting you a great camera

With the outstanding variety of cameras available on the market today, it can be difficult to decide which one is best for you. From high-quality entry-level DSLR cameras with interchangeable lenses to instant and Polaroid cameras, we have them all on bidorbuy.

Eskom load shedding, planning for the future

Load shedding in South Africa in the year to come

  The power systems are severely constrained in Johannesburg, which has a large appetite for electricity. As a result, Eskom has had to go into stage 2 load shedding in several areas in Johannesburg and other parts of South Africa.   “Eskom calls on consumers to urgently switch off geysers, air conditioners, pool pumps and […]

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is here!

call of duty advanced warfare

The latest instalment of the ever popular Call of Duty franchise has arrived. Sporting a brand new physics and gameengine, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare takes place in the year 2054 and supposedly boasts real world tech and weapons posited to be available to the military in that period.   The game sees the player joining the Atlas Corporation […]

Wacky, mutant action in Sunset Overdrive!

Sunset overdrive

If you did not get crazy enough with last year’s over-top-game Saint Row IV, you can make up for your loss by jumping right into the addictive strangeness that is Sunset Overdrive.   The game takes place in Sunset City, a futuristic metropolis suffering from a terrible catastrophe. As is usual with thesegames, the cause of said […]

Great deals on electronics and tech with the Digital Byte sale!

Digital Byte Sale

Find a range of great tech and electronic products for the best prices on the SA web with the Digital Byte Sale on Weekly Picks! You cannot beat the prices on these great products. If you are looking for a new TV, then check out this Samsung Series 5 LED TV with a 40″ screen. Need a new laptop? Choose […]

Playstation TV comes to the West!

Playstation(PS) TV is a gaming console that has been touted as “One of Sony’s most exciting new products” by the IGN website. Originally only available in Japan, at E3 Sony made the announcement that the console would be available for sale in Europe and North America during the third quarter of 2014. Playstation TV is essentially a non-portable incarnation of the […]

Tribute to Steve Jobs

“The World has lost a visionary” – Barack Obama Somewhat poignantly, just 2 days after the release of the iPhone 4S, Steve Jobs passed away peacefully last night, surrounded by family. Obama could not have put it better. Social networking sites, particularly Twitter, are experiencing huge volumes of traffic as tributes pour in from around […]

One, two, three of phishing

(Plus, how not to take the bait) Here is one more proof that you should never, ever, enter your banking details on a web page accessed after clicking on a link included in an email message sent (ostensibly) from your bank. One of bidorbuy friends recently received an email informing her that a large amount […]