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Enter the animated world of people, robots & aliens

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 24 May 2016

Enter the animated world of people, robots & aliens

Overwatch officially launches today. Now grab your console and unleash the hero inside of you. Picture the future world, where humans and robots coexist. Peace among the species’ is short lived and the world begins to fall into chaos. A group of elite soldiers from around the globe band together to restore peace and they are...

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Common & Latifah support HIV/AIDS concert in SA

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 18 May 2016

Common & Latifah support HIV/AIDS concert in SA

Twitter was in a state of rapture when the news broke that Queen Latifah and Common were gracing our shores in July this year. The pair, who were a trending topic yesterday afternoon will be performing at the free “Keep The Promise” free concert at Durban’s Sahara Stadium Kingsmead, hosted by AHF (Aids Healthcare Foundation). Aimed at...

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The video game that has me glued to the console

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 9 May 2016

The video game that has me glued to the console

Blizzard Entertainment gave gamers and non-gamers alike, the opportunity to play Overwatch for free during the Open Beta period from 5 – 9 May. I went ahead and downloaded the game. Being the inexperienced gamer that I am, I was not quite sure how I would tackle the animated world of people, robots and celestial...

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Don’t be the gamer who missed out

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 5 May 2016

Don’t be the gamer who missed out

If you’re a fan of video games then you should prepare to grab a hold of your console, because Overwatch is free from 5 – 9 May. Gather your friends and try out the team-based shooter for free during the Open Beta on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Gamers will be excited to know that...

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8 South African folktales that could make movies as great as The Jungle Book

by: Sonwabile Maqubela - 22 April 2016

8 South African folktales that could make movies as great as The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book movie, which is currently showing at cinemas, was originally an Indian folktale which Rudyard Kipling turned into a book. Here is a list of really cool South African folktales that could make great movies. 1. Ungcuka NoDyakalashe (Wolf and Jackal) Dyakalashe (Jackal) is caught in a farmer’s trap after stealing lambs from a kraal. He then...

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The bad bitch, the rapper, the woke and other entertaining characters you meet on campus

by: Vuyisile Kubeka - 21 April 2016

The bad bitch, the rapper, the woke and other entertaining characters you meet on campus

A university campus is a melting pot of all kinds of characters from different places who each bring something unique to campus life. Here are six entertaining characters you will likely meet at varsity. The rapper Straight outta Data File Host Records, Mr Mrapper thinks that he is the best thing to happen to hip-hop...

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Relive Star Wars through a new video game series

by: Gabriela Mc Gowan - 19 April 2016

Relive Star Wars through a new video game series

If you’re a fan of the blockbuster films; Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Marvel’s Avengers and Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, then this news might just bring you to uncontrollable tears of euphoria. Warner Bros. has created LEGO video games from your favourite movie franchises. Players can now relive the epic action from the blockbuster films...

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Mark Fitzgibbon is a vlogger who’s adding “Cape humour” to YouTube

by: Tatum-lee Louw - 11 April 2016

Mark Fitzgibbon is a vlogger who’s adding “Cape humour” to YouTube

Totally in his comfort zone at the UCT Radio office, Mark Fitzgibbon reclines in his chair and humorously explains how busy and chaotic most of his days are. He’s currently juggling his postgraduate science degree, with being a radio personality and a Youtube sensation. Mark Fitzgibbon has become a hit online and in Cape Town...

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10 funny reactions to Instagram’s changes

by: Tatum-lee Louw - 29 March 2016

10 funny reactions to Instagram’s changes

Instagram users are pissed off  about  the app’s recent changes, which come with a few restrictions. These include; not being able to log out, overbearing advertisements and a disorderly newsfeed. Many users expressed their dissatisfaction in hilarious ways, on Facebook and Twitter. Here are 10 of our favourites.   1. #RIPInstagram is coming. Let’s pray...

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Meet the two South African bloggers with over 250 000 followers between them

by: Shingai Darangwa - 29 February 2016

Meet the two South African bloggers with over 250 000 followers between them

Theodora Lee and Aisha Baker are among the bloggers nominated for a 2016 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award in the new category Best Blogger (Africa).  We had a chat with the star bloggers about their journeys, audiences, nominations and more. Theodora Lee  Live SA: Please tell us a bit about your journey and what got you into blogging....

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