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Coming to you this April on Showmax

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 3 April 2017

Coming to you this April on Showmax

Life has many uncertainties.The weather has been so unpredictable these days, relationships don’t ever seem to last, the president unexpectedly reshuffling the cabinet last week. How does one keep up? Showmax wants to give you something you can be certain of this April, entertainment for your viewing pleasure. Here’s some of what you can look...

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Vodacom subscribers, Showmax wants to put you on

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 29 March 2017

Vodacom subscribers, Showmax wants to put you on

With scrolling 164 weeks deep into your ex’s Instagram and frantically retweeting hysterical memes on the latest trending topic, data can become very costly. So Showmax and Vodacom are hooking you up for the next three months. From 27 March, Showmax will supply three months of data (yes honey, I said it) adding up to...

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How to nail that faded Kim K family photo filter

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 22 March 2017

How to nail that faded Kim K family photo filter

Kim Kardashian’s return to the interwebs in January, after being involved in an armed robbery in her Paris hotel suite last October, came with a retro filter that we are all dying to recreate on our own pages. The pictures displayed her, Kanye and their two bambinos, North and Saint in a seemingly middle class...

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7 Things you didn’t know about Internet TV

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 15 March 2017

7 Things you didn’t know about Internet TV

If you’ve grown tired of the current viewing options, which frankly are limited, expensive and repetitive, Internet TV is an option you should be exploring. The service allows online streaming of hundreds of shows and series via smart TV’s and electronic devices such as tablets and cellphones. Here are seven reasons you should consider going the Internet...

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Stand a chance to win with Cadbury

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 12 January 2017

Stand a chance to win with Cadbury

Cadbury has a wonderful range of chocolate bars for you to choose from. Treat yourself to South Africa’s favourite chocolate bar – Cadbury Lunch Bar; the new chewylicious Cadbury 5Star or Cadbury P.S. the unique wafer chocolate bar with its variety of sweet messages. To help you start the New Year with a bang we...

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Team Mark Fish wins Vodacom NXT LVL

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 10 October 2016

Team Mark Fish wins Vodacom NXT LVL

Vodacom NXT LVL ran an online scout campaign that encouraged girls and boys between the ages of 14 and 16 to record themselves completing a set of soccer drills and upload the video to their website. Over a thousand videos were submitted and the top 100 spent a week at the Vodacom NXT LVL Boot...

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SA’s hottest DJs battle deck-to-deck this Saturday

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 23 August 2016

SA’s hottest DJs battle deck-to-deck this Saturday

Youth, music and entertainment channels MTV and MTV Base are partnering with Cadbury 5Star, the latest chocolate to launch from the brand, to stage the new season of MTV DJ Battle. MTV DJ Battle is taking place at Carfax, Newtown this Saturday 27 August. The show celebrates the art of DJing by testing the skills...

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Meet the 27-year-old Joburg barber behind your favourite celebs’ fresh haircuts

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 29 July 2016

Meet the 27-year-old Joburg barber behind your favourite celebs’ fresh haircuts

Hip-hop and kwaito tunes boom out of a grey brick building with graffiti-splashed walls and a zinc roof. A red, white and blue barber’s pole outside is a dead giveaway of what lies behind these walls – Legends Barbershop. We’re in Zone 6 in Soweto, where 27-year-old entrepreneur Sheldon Tatchell, has just opened his third...

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Countdown to Aids benefit concert this Saturday

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 12 July 2016

Countdown to Aids benefit concert this Saturday

  As the weekend inches closer, so does the anticipation for the “Keep The Promise” free concert and march to be held 16 July at Durban’s Sahara Stadium Kingsmead, hosted by the Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF). Everyone is bubbling with excitement to see Queen Latifah, Common and Mi Casa come together on stage for the...

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Become a NXT LVL soccer star

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 17 June 2016

Become a NXT LVL soccer star

Coming from where I’m from, it’s a common occurrence seeing children playing a soccer match in the streets of Eldorado Park. Many of these children admire soccer stars and pretend to be a Cristiano Ronaldo on the field, but probably don’t believe they can make a career out of the sport because of the lack of...

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