• Tag: south africa
    Woolies has decided to remove chocolates and sweets from their checkout queues
    Posted by on Aug 28th, 2015

    Huge move from the folks at Woolworth who have decided to remove sweets and chocolates at their checkout aisles. The notorious tactic is widely used by supermarkets and retailers to intentionally encourage impulse buying while… Read More »

    Watch SA’s Wayde Van Niekerk win the 400m gold at the World Champs [video]
    Posted by on Aug 27th, 2015

    South Africa sprint sensation Wayde Van Niekerk has won gold in the 400m final at the IAAF World Championship 2015. Van Niekerk clocked the sixth fastest time ever in the 400m with a time of… Read More »

    Who’s that girl?? – Nicole Naude [gallery]
    Posted by on Aug 26th, 2015

    Been a while since i’ve posted a who’s that girl??, but here’s one today and she’s from Cape Town. She’s done work for Jockey, Jeep, Mr Price, Mens Health, Womens Health and been on the… Read More »

    Iron Maiden are coming to perform in SA for the first time
    Posted by on Aug 26th, 2015

    Heavy metal legends, Iron Maiden, announced their world tour yesterday and it includes their first visit to South Africa. The 2016 Book of Souls tour will see the band play on seven continents and in… Read More »

    New mobile phone footage of alleged police brutality in SA [video]
    Posted by on Aug 26th, 2015

    On a day when the courts convicted eight South African policemen of murdering a Mozambican taxi driver who was tied and dragged behind a police van back in 2013 a new video emerged yesterday showing… Read More »

    Documentary exposing racism at Stellenbosch University goes viral [video]
    Posted by on Aug 24th, 2015

    A 30 min documentary showing the extent of racism at Stellenbosch University is going viral since it was published at the end of last week. Created by student group Open Stellenbosch, it documents the experiences… Read More »

    Here’s what you need to know about ShowMax, SA’s version of Netflix
    Posted by on Aug 24th, 2015

    Ok so last week saw the launch of ShowMax, South Africa’s new video on demand service from Naspers that’s similar to the popular US streaming service Netflix which isn’t officially available in SA yet. ShowMax… Read More »

    Awesome pics of the lightning in Cape Town over the weekend [pics]
    Posted by on Aug 24th, 2015

    Everyone and their uncle took pics of the lighning in Cape Town over the weekend and while most were blurry, there were a few that are pretty epic. Here’s a two of the better ones.… Read More »

    There are 340 SA government email addresses in the Ashley Madison hacked database [pic]
    Posted by on Aug 21st, 2015

    Ok so over the past few days i posted some data on the Ashley Madison hacked database files and in particular those relevant to South Africans…like the maps showing the distribution of SA users HERE.… Read More »

    Cape Town is not getting an F1 Grand Prix says Bernie Ecclestone
    Posted by on Aug 21st, 2015

    The hopes of Cape Town getting to host an Formula 1 Grand Prix race have been squashed by Bernie Ecclestone. The F1 boss told EWN that a race any time soon is non-existent unless there… Read More »