Facebook had an update for me today. Naturally, I installed it and was greeted with a banner “Get Facebook Home now!” Cool, click on it, install the app on my Galaxy S3 and try it out. Here’s why you shouldn’t even bother installing it.
South Africa are on a list of countries in Africa selected to receive BitCoin ATMs. Ghana, Angola, Egypt and Libya also qualify to receive these awesome pieces of machinery!
Yup, it’s been that kind of a year. NewzBin shut up shop too, earlier this year – NZBMatrix followed on Sunday, 9th December. Granted, the first rule (or used to be anyway) of Usenet was don’t talk about Usenet. With NZBMatrix being open to the public, in a sense, opened […]
We’ve all heard about how copyright firms like the MPIAA, RIAA, Hollywood overall and the DMCA are fighting a long and hard battle to curb online piracy and ideally, stop it all together. We also hear the cries that online piracy caused billions worth of intellectual property damage to recording artists, movies, […]
It’s not often massive companies allow you through the “staff only” entrance with a full view of their own backbone. These pics are amazing, take a look inside the Google Data Centres including a Street View look inside giving users a complete virtual tour of their impressive tech.
It’s time to catch up on the 2012 tech news, what providers say and what we can look forward to in South Africa. The MyBB conference has become the biggest one of it’s kind in the country allowing for major cellular providers as well as ISP’s to talk around relevant […]
Telkom have officially started rolling out their 2Mbps ADSL line speed upgrades across their network. I wrote up a forum post for the Web Africa forums a few minutes ago, thought it would be useful info to share! Pop any questions in the comments box, will be happy to answer. […]
The guys over at MyBroadband.co.za recently launched a survey for the 2012 Top ISP in South Africa. Here’s how everyone faired: Consumers were asked to rate various components of their ADSL ISP’s service, including its value for money, billing, support, and overall satisfaction. The survey was completed by 16,432 people, […]
So you’ve got your Premium Usenet Server provider setup, let’s get cracking. Without the right app everyone is stuck. This is where SABnzbd comes in. In my opinion, it crushes any news grabber out there. Bring along alt.binz, GrabIt – take it home, this wins. I’ve also seen some issues […]
After much nagging from my work colleagues, here’s my ultimate guide to the home internet setup. Step 1 is choosing your Usenet provider. If you’re like me and prefer premium because of far superior retention time, here’s a list of my top listed Premium Usenet Providers money can buy. You’re more than […]