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Paco Rabanne Gold Bar Competition { Truworths }

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One of my favorite brands Truworths is giving you the chance to win a gold bar worth R55,000 in their Paco Rabanne competition! All you have to do is buy a Paco Rabanne Million fragrance at Truworths and follow the easy steps show on the images below!

I have Lady Mill…

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Social media marketing: it’s about more than nice-looking profiles

The web is the primary tool in market globalisation. Borders and distance are no longer a hindrance in getting people to buy and sell services or products. Social media marketing is becoming a top priority for many website developers and this is encouraged by the huge …
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30.03.memeburn

Killer whale action in False Bay

Canon EOS 70D review: a DSLR with few faults

The Canon EOS 70D is the younger sister of the 60D geared towards enthusiast users, and it definitely does well in that respect. There are obvious improvements over the Canon EOS 60D, including the live view/video optimized autofocus system that works across all lenses…
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Battlefield Hardline Review

Battlefield Hardline Review
Battlefield Hardline is the latest instalment in the Battlefield series that sheds the tank fuelled mayhem of BF4 and introduces a new cops versus robbers setting. Having been a big fan of BF3 and BF4 I was actually not that excited for the release of Battlefi…
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A step back in time on the Nile

Here’s your new Miss SA 2015, Liesl Laurie [gallery]

A new Miss South Africa 2015 was crowned over the weekend and top honours went to Liesl Laurie from Johannesburg. I didn’t watch the pageant and predicted a different winner, but congrats to our new Miss SA. Here’s a gallery of her pics.

Say hi to your new Miss SA 2015…

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VIDEO: Jimmy Walker’s swing in slo-mo

Including last night’s victory in the Valero Texas Open, Jimmy Walker has won five times on the PGA Tour over the past two years. He is also currently ranked first on the FedExCup standings. Watch his swing analysed by four-time PGA Tour winner Billy Kratzert.

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10 tips for keeping your data safe in the cloud

If you choose a credible cloud software provider, it will host your accounting or payroll applications and data in a secure data centre underpinned by world-class technology. This will free you from doing backups, buying and installing new versions of the software, and…
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Animal encounters: are they ethical?

David Frost overcomes late penalty to win in Mississippi

David Frost of South Africa survived a one-stroke penalty on the penultimate hole of the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic to claim the tournament by a shot on Sunday.

The 55-year-old closed with a 4-under 68 at Fallen Oak for a one-stroke victory over Kevin Sutherland …

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SA ecommmerce stores should really focus on building trust with customers

In a time when malls are taking a pounding from criminals, loadshedding and tightened shopper budgets ecommerce is offered an opportunity to finally step up. Not so much to replace the brick and mortar retailer, but to enhance it. Both online and traditional stores are…
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30.03.memeburn

Confronting our white ignorance in a time when #RhodesMustFall

By Roné McFarlane As the #RhodesMustFall debate continues, there are aspects of white reactions that need to be talked about … by white people. There is, however, a danger in discussing whiteness in the time of the #RhodesMustFall protests. You could rightly argue that…
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Africa’s China dream hangs in the balance

Voices coming out of Africa and China’s state departments describe relations between the two as based on mutual interest, cooperation, equality and respect. Two-way high volumes of trade, investments, development aid, infrastructure and resource deals are cited as evid…
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5 family-friendly road trip ideas for April

Win With Dentyne #DentyneSmile

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A smile costs nothing but it is bound to make you and everyone else around you feel great! Smiling is easy when you are confident and I love having pack of Dentyne chewing gum close by so I can flash a bright white smile wherever I am. Pop it in your handbag or pocket…

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Love Milo

30.03.Kim Gray

Breaking out into the African institution: Rhodes University

By Nedine Moonsamy As a young postgraduate student I opted to study in India despite Darwinian warnings about the culture and academic institutions. Needless to say, I was pleasantly surprised by the depth and rigour of Indian intellectual pursuits and soon became enam…
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Tim Cook puts foot down against discriminatory religious, same-sex legislation

Tim Cook isn’t very happy with some bills being introduced in Indiana, Arkansas and a bunch of others states in the US. In a op-ed on The Washington Post, the Apple CEO points out that newly introduced legislation in two dozen states would allow people to discriminate …
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Jay Z to relaunch Tidal, his new music streaming service, with support from high profile musicians

Later today, Jay Z, the rapper and entrepreneur mogul, will relaunch Tidal, the music streaming service he acquired earlier this year. The Tidal website is counting down to the event. Tidal is by no means a new player in music streaming but with Jay Z as the owner, the…
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Pretty Simple

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Turns out that viral game ranger video was a Careers 24 ad

In the last week or so, you’ve probably seen this video floating around on your social timelines. It shows a game ranger taking a tour group on a walking safari. After repeated attempts to get one member of the group to stay quiet, the ranger eventually gets the “hell-…
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Halo 5 arrives on the Xbox One in October

Halo5_1With all the amazing new games being released this year I really need to replace my Xbox 360. Sony and Microsoft are working hard to push their exclusives this year with Bloodborne (PS4) and Halo 5 (Xbox One) ranking among the top contenders.

Xbox One fans will be happ…

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Fluffy Forever New Coat { OOTD }

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Coat from Forever New | Camisole from Mango | Handbag from Anni King | Pants from MRP | Heels from MRP

How insanely gorgeous is this coat from Forever New?? I just want to roll around on it like the cat does to our ikea sheepskin :P Icy Winter colours are my absolute fa…

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Leopard Update: The Tamboti Female’s Time Of Turmoil Over

The Tamboti female has been the power-house of female leopards in the south east of Londolozi for more than a year now. She has prime territory with very little interference from other females in that area. She has, however, had a tough time due to the instability of t…
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Our 3 Favourite Moments At Facebook F8 2015 Developer’s Conference

Our 3 Favourite Moments At Facebook F8 2015 Developer’s Conference
The Facebook F8 2015 Developer’s Conference might be aimed at the developers and engineers behind the biggest social media site in the world, but there were many announcements that are sure to impact its 1.4 billion users. The conference is held annually at Fa…
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Razer Epic Naga Competition WINNER!

Razer Epic Naga Competition WINNER!
We have a winner! Congratulations to Steven Vosloo! Steven met all the requirements for entry and walks away with the awesome Razer Epic Naga Chroma gaming mouse courtesy of Razer South Africa.
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This crazy, surreal sci-fi short has studios in a bidding war

Not so long ago, if you wanted to get Hollywood bigwigs to help make your dream movie, you had to spend ages and ages pitching the concept. That’s still important today, but if you get enough support online, the studios might just come to you. The latest example of thi…
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Sony launches PlayStation Music

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After first revealing the intent to create a Spotify-powered music streaming service for PlayStation consoles in January, Sony has see fit to release PlayStation Music in 41 countries as of this morning.

Previously, PlayStation users had access to Music Unlimited – a …

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Twitter is listening: data mining, Gnip and the fabled ‘firehose’

Twitter is currently making a ton of money by selling access to your tweets. Now you might be wondering “Why would someone pay to read my tweets?” I mean Twitter is free, right? You just need an account and presto! There you have your access. The answer is a broad one …
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Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 30/03/2015

The Proteas exit from the World Cup has been clouded in controversy following allegations that there was selection interference in the team that took to the field in the semifinal against New Zealand. Allegations that senior players were unhappy after in-form Kyle Abb…

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The last Somali elephants

Trevor Noah to succeed Jon Stewart as The Daily Show host

The Daily Show is about to get a lot more South African. Some big big shoes to fill for South African stand-up comedian Trevor Noah who has just been announced as the new show host for The Daily Show in the US. The New York Times reported that Noah is to Succeed Jon St…
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Camera trap footage sparks hope for lion comeback in Gabon

This crazy, surreal sci-fi short had studios in a bidding war

Not so long ago, if you wanted to get Hollywood bigwigs to help make your dream movie, you had to spend ages and ages pitching the concept. That’s still important today, but if you get enough support online, the studios might just come to you. The latest example of thi…
read more.
30.03.memeburn

Revisiting the Rhodes statue

The recent announcement by the University of Cape Town (UCT) that the statue of Cecil John Rhodes would be taken down has, largely, been welcomed. Although I am opposed to this decision, I am alarmed by the attitude displayed by both sides during this debacle. I have s…
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Uganda is safe and the best place to visit, says tourism board

Give Rhodes to the artists

By Jordan Griffiths When I first heard of the #RhodesMustFall movement my response was simple, the statue must come down. For me it wasn’t even a question. I was privileged enough to have spent two years on the student council at the University of Pretoria (UP). I saw …
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Helping out animals in distress

A Years Supply Of Jacobs Kronung + R5000 @Home Voucher Winner Announced

And the winner is . . .  @Zakiyya_K. CONGRATS! YAY! I see you had a few personal entries with your #JacobsMoment – but loved this inspiring DIY Day Bed – the perfect place to relax with a cup of Jacobs Kronung.

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Enjoy your years supply of Jacobs Kronung & R5000 @home…

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Ramsay wins in Morocco as Coetzee misses out on Masters invite

Richie Ramsay of Scotland recovered from losing a three-shot lead in a matter of two holes on Sunday to claim the Trophée Hassan II and wreck George Coetzee’s opportunity of earning an invite to next week’s Masters.

Ramsay got off to a hot start at Golf du Palais Royal…

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Rhodes: Views from a black associate professor at UCT

By Caroline Ncube Amid the calls for radical transformation at the University of Cape Town (UCT), there are many voices seeking to be heard. That must be heard. I am compelled to speak too. I am a black African, non-South African, female associate professor at UCT. As …
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Trevor Noah to replace Jon Stewart as host of The Daily Show

Huge news for South African comedian Trevor Noah…who has been named as the new host of popular US late night talk show, The Daily Show. Noah will replace long standing host, Jon Stewart.

On Friday, Noah was added to the list of possible hosts, but the NY Times today n…

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In step

In each photo I have of my Mum and Alex, they seem to be in synchronised step.

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File under: Strange observations when introspectively browsing your Flickr.

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Inspired to Travel along KZN's North Coast

Our off-road experience has been an unusual one with a very unique “4x4”!  Our recent road trips, have taken us into adventures and explorations beyond our control.  Kindred spirits, my man and I decided to explore the north coast of KZN, visiting Zululand Rhino Rese…

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Aaaaaawww Trevor Noah!

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Trevor Noah has done it again!! Wow, this guy is simply unstoppable. Comedy Central® has named Trevor as the next host of “THE DAILY SHOW” as from later this year. At 31, he is surely now set for life because this is huge.

 

Just last year we were celebrating hi…

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Fashion: Upcoming Winter Trends!

What’s your favourite season to dress up for? Well, for some reason I am excited about the winter season that is about to grace us soon, maybe it’s because of the few fashion trends/items that I wish I could have for the upcoming season :-)

I am crazy about knits and…

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Tsogo Sun Launches 2015 Sprint Race!

Thursday, 26 March 2015 marked the official launch of the 15th Golden Horse Sprint Race, now known as the Tsogo Sun Sprint Race. The exclusive event was held at Montecasino with only a few selected media and celebrities joining in on the celebrations.

Tsogo Sun M…

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A Fearless Buffalo Stands up to a Pride of Lions

Valentine’s Day at Londolozi wasn’t what Peter and Bessie Flewwelling had in mind on what is usually the most love-filled day of the year. Instead they started their day on a game drive looking for a leopard that had been seen in the area and instead came across a few …
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McGregor - A Breath Of Fresh Air

McGregor is a small town in the Western Cape Mountains where the zinging country air belies the relaxed approach to daily life. Just over 150km from Cape Town, there is plenty to do here, as long as you embrace that whatever adventure comes your way, it’s probably go…

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