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Lee beats Hearn in playoff, Woods shows progress

Danny Lee of New Zealand defeated Canadian David Hearn on the second hole of a sudden-death playoff to clinch The Greenbrier Classic at the Old White TPC in West Viriginia on Sunday.

Lee carded a closing 3-under 67 to finish on 13-under 267 and to set up a four-man pla…

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Ama-Bling-Bling!

A few of my favourite South African Jewellery Designers I’ll be wearing proudly on the streets of Dublin!

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Black & gold tulip earrings & orange & tan tear drop earrings, Missibaba; rope bracelets & glass bead necklace, Pichulik; jade ring, coral necklace & bronze cor…

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Here’s what you need to know about protecting your brand’s online reputation

In today’s world, not only is it vital to have a good and clean business reputation online, but also to have a good personal reputation and footprint as most people are looking for the face behind the business. Even though you can control the digital footprint of your …

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Beach House Share ‘Sparks’

Here’s ‘Sparks’ the first single off of Depression Cherry, out next month – the first Beach House album since 2012.

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BWB Monthly: Top 10 Articles of June ‘15

While we go through our daily lives, we don’t always have the time to read up about all the interesting things we necessarily want to. While consumer technology news never really stops, hopefully your workday does, and you can take a look at ten of our biggest articles…

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Permaculture Food Garden Workshop Durban

Date/Time: 4 July 2015, 08h30 – 15h00 Venue: The Birches Pre-Primary School, 1 Oribi Cres, Sarnia Cost: R275 pp (email for bank details to secure booking) This course introduces Permaculture, and its basic principles. We look at soil maintenance, natural fertilizers…
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And the winners are . . .

Happy Monday! And the winners are . . .

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R1000 Constantia Village Courtyard Vouchers goes to! Happy shopping Mariam Dramat! Ah exciting!

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And this super stylish Nouveau Leather Bucket Bag goes to . . . Jean Dennis! Oooh one lucky lady! ENJOY!!! Please mail me kim@k…

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Amazon celebrates 20th birthday with ‘bigger than Black Friday’ Prime Day

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of its founding, Amazon has launched “Prime Day”, a day of steep discounts which it reckons will be bigger than Black Friday.
The promotion, which is only for Prime members in the US, UK, Spain, Japan, Italy, Germany, France, Cana…

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Lounge Revamp { DECOR }

I have been wanting to do a complete lounge revamp for ages now. Since we moved into our apartment three years ago ( I just cant believe how time flies! ) I have had a certain idea in mind but was never able to find everything I wanted at once which meant the lounge ha…
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A forgotten genius remembered

From the available research that has been done on the life and work of AW Tillinghast (affectionately known as ‘Tilly’) it is clear that this interesting character was certainly individualistic, yet not a little flawed. Had he been English he might have been considered…

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7 Gourmet Getaways around South Africa

 
 
 
1. Drakensberg
 
The owner of Cleopatra Mountain Farmhouse is also the chef. Richard Poynton’s love affair with food is evident in every detail, from his home-grown herbs and vegetables to the bags of flavor that he infuses into every dish.
 
Your…
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New event is ‘speed dating’ for South African advertisers, marketers

All too often, the first time a company’s marketing department meets an advertising agency is during the pitch for a new campaign. For both parties that can mean a slew of misses before finding a hit. A new Johannesburg event is looking to change that by giving South A…

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De-boned Roast chicken with Dates and Goats Cheese

De-boned Roast Chicken

De-boned roast chicken has been on my to-do-list for a very long time. Roast chicken, I think I have perfected ( according to my family), but de-boned roast chicken I have avoided for far to long.

The fear of failure is my downfall in life and it was also what kept me…

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GALLERY: The Best Cosplay at GeekFest

GALLERY: The Best Cosplay at GeekFest
This past weekend one of Johannesburg’s biggest geek gatherings, GeekFest, took place. And this year the Cosplay costumes did not disappoint:
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Golfweather.com: The Ultimate Golf Weather App

Golfweather.com: The Ultimate Golf Weather App
Golfweather.com is an absolute must-have for the avid golfer and casual golfer alike. It provides golfers with course specific weather data for every golf course on the planet, quite a feat considering that they have over 40 00 course in their system.
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Just How Affordable Will 4K TVs be in the Future?

Just How Affordable Will 4K TVs be in the Future?
4K resolution TVs, also known as UHD, and Ultra HD. These gorgeous TV have set out to take over your living room, PC, and gaming centre as your new visual experience. With very little entertainment support and a steep price, when will 4K be the new 1080p TV th…
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A River Runs Through It

The Sand River is the lifeblood of Londolozi, and indeed the Sabi Sand reserve as a whole. From the reserve’s western boundary, the river flows through 8 different properties on its way to the Kruger National Park, where it joins the Sabie River, which in turn joins th…
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Spy tech company Hacking Team hacked, revealed to have sold spying tools to repressive regimes

If you’ve ever wanted to see what an awkward moment of momentous proportions looks like, then pay attention. Hacking Team, an Italian based company that assists police to hack citizens has been hacked. The provider of surveillance and intrusion software has been beaten…

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The iPhone 6S Rumours Keep Rolling in

The iPhone 6S Rumours Keep Rolling in
It’s still months before Apple is set to reveal the rumoured iPhone 6S, but the rumours have not been scarce. The newest iPhone 6S rumours come from 9to5 Mac, which has become a trusted source of Apple news, leaks and predictions over the years. We’ll have to …
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Should you consider getting a digital productivity coach?

Do you work hard and go the extra mile, but feel like you’re on a treadmill and can never quite catch up?
Do you struggle to stay on top of the emails, phone calls, and tasks that come at you every day?
Do you feel like you’re constantly being pulled in different direc…

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Why ecommerce companies need to reassess the ‘traditional’ call centre

For both new and established e-commerce merchants worldwide, customer experience and customer care have become key to survival. While online stores can beat out their brick and mortar competitors on price, gaining a competitive edge over other online merchants has beco…

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Footage of leopard attacking guide at Kruger Park emerges [video]

Last week a picture of a guide getting attacked by a leopard through his safari vehicle window at the Kruger Park went viral and now footage has emerged. According to witnesses the leopard was close to the open safari vehicle when the 8 tourists inside lost sight of it…

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Kenzo Release Short Film by Gregg Araki ‘Here Now’

Eduf**ktion: Out of the mouths of teens

“In high school, we should be learning about the real world, how to pay my (sic) taxes, apply for jobs, mortgage my house, buy a car, things that we will actually use in the future. So far, I’ve only learned that whatever I manage to get done in a short amount of time …
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Helen Zille explains why government has such a hard time with Uber

Uber can’t seem to stay out of the news. Today it emerged that Uber partner drivers in Johannesburg are being threatened and harassed. Last week meanwhile, the company’s South African operations launched a campaign urging Cape Town authorities to push through a number …

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“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

livingston group shotLivingston het hoog en laag gesoek om hul kollektiewe musikale voete te vind. Met vocalist, Beukes Willemse, guitarist, Chris van Niekerk (beide oorspronklik van Suid-Afrika), drummer, Jakob Nebel van Duitsland en bassist, Phil Magee van die UK het dit onmoontlik gekli…

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The Best and Worst E3 to Date

The Best and Worst E3 to Date
E3 takes place every year, around June developers, press, and the console giants meet up in LA for the biggest week in gaming of the year. Although E3 is a huge event, some of the years have been lacklustre whereas some of them have been the best in the histor…
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Subreddits back online after protests

It took just over a day for the front page of the internet (reddit) to get back to normal. Most all major subreddits are back online after volunteer moderators (who run subreddits without direct control from the company) began setting hundreds of popular subreddits to …

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Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 6/07/2015

greek crisis

Greece debt crisis: Greek voters reject bailout offer. Greece’s governing Syriza party had campaigned for a “No”, saying the bailout terms were humiliating. Their opponents warned that this could see Greece ejected from the eurozone [BBC]

Reign of terror grips Lesotho…

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Beat Teeth Sensitivity with Sensodyne { Beauty }

If you can relate to cringing when thinking about biting into an ice-cream or taking a sip of a hot drink then like me and plenty of other people you more than likely suffer from sensitive teeth. Instead of trying to avoid the hot, cold or sweet treats that cause the d…
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In The News!

Can we start by having a moment of silence for the Gardener that obtained a degree with 19 distinctions. The man is Lawrence Dube and he is 31years old. Wow!!! Congrats to you bhuti. This is all about hard work and dedication. Get your money now!! :-)
Let’s see what else …

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Wiesberger rallies to win in France, Van Zyl earns Open spot

Bernd Wiesberger of Austria closed with a 6-under 65 to win the Alstom Open de France at Le Golf National in Paris by three shots over James Morrison of England.

Wiesberger began the final round three shots back of 54-hole leader Jaco Van Zyl, but a front nine of 5-und…

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New Zealand law aims to curb online bullying

Rape threats, revenge porn, and relentless text-based abuse are all very real examples of how harmful online bullying can be. In a bid to curb that kind of behaviour, New Zealand has passed a law criminalising sending messages to people which are racist, sexist, critic…

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This infographic shows you the real difference between UX and UI designers

To people outside the digital space, a designer is a designer. Dig a little deeper and you quickly realise that there are many different spheres within the field. Even digital veterans though sometimes battle with the difference between User Experience (UX) and User In…

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Jony Ive becomes ‘Chief Design Officer’ at Apple

Apple senior executive Jonathan Ive has officially assumed the role of “Chief Design Officer” at Apple, after being promoted from his previous role of “Senior Vice President of Design” nearly six weeks ago. Apple has updated Ive’s executive profile on its leadership we…

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Lie Witness News: 4th of July Edition

Jimmy Kimmel’s crew have done it again. In the latest edition of Lie Witness news they take to the streets to ask their fellow ‘Mericans what they think of the 4th of July celebrations being moved to another date, and other wonderful questions like ‘How do you feel abo…

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Lisa McGuigan wines at Gaucho

McGuiganWinesTitleThey say you should never judge a book by its cover – or a bottle of wine by its label.  Too often I have been seduced by the siren call of a gorgeous and well-designed label on a supermarket shelf, only to find that the contents of the bottle in no way live up to […]
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Runner celebrates early during 10km race, gets pipped at the line [video]

When will people learn that it’s not over till the fat lady sings hey…well in this case it’s not the fat lady, but a skinny runner instead. At the recent prestigious Peachtree 10km race in Atlanta, US runner Ben Payne was centimeters away from victory when he started c…

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We are HERE! :)

Hello family and friends,

We finally made it! Our team arrived in Cape Town around 8:05 this morning with a boat load of luggage. We met up with Sue and James who drove us to Bridges of Hope where we had a little bit of time to put our stuff down and settle in. Our sche…
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New survey reveals how South Africans use mobile devices in the workplace

More than 95 % of employees in South African companies rely on the use of mobile devices within the office. That’s according to the results of recent survey, conducted by Dell in partnership with Microsoft.
What is interesting about this number though is that it does n…

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Lisa McGuigan wines at the Gaucho Grill

McGuiganWinesTitleThey say you should never judge a book by its cover – or a bottle of wine by its label.  Too often I have been seduced by the siren call of a gorgeous and well-designed label on a supermarket shelf, only to find that the contents of the bottle in no way live up to […]
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Nokia’s 12 greatest mobile phone hits through the years

Remember a few weeks ago when Nokia rubbished rumours that it was to return to the smartphone business this year? Well, it seems that the company wasn’t exactly telling the truth.
In a recent interview, current Nokia Rajeev Suri suggested that the company is looking fo…

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VIDEO: Best & Worst with George Coetzee

George Coetzee recently sat down with National Club Golfer and told them about some of the best and worst things on tour.

The 28-year-old poked fun at, among other things, the Six Nations, Her Majesty the Queen, the Swedish, and Jim Furyk’s head.

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VIDEO: ‘Best & Worst’ with George Coetzee

George Coetzee recently sat down with National Club Golfer and told them about some of the best and worst things on tour.

The 28-year-old poked fun at, among other things, the Six Nations, Her Majesty the Queen, the Swedish, and Jim Furyk’s head.

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YOU SPECTACULAR AWARDS

Hi Everyone this is  Nambitha here, I recently attended an event in JHB on behalf of Fashionjazz….
“Saturday, June 13, marked the night for the popular YOU Spectacular awards at Emporers Palace, Johannesburg.
 
Local celebrities put their best foot forward in fashion …
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‘OpenCart’ review for startups: Is OpenCart right for you?

OpenCart is one of the more light-weight ecommerce platforms. The system is built for ease of use, easy installation of modules and created around the Model-View-Controller (MVC) framework.
The software is currently available in two different versions, legacy (1.5.6.4)…

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Music Video: Back To The Beach by Shekhinah & Kyle Deutsch

The biggest song in the country is a celebration of youthful Durban living.

 

 

Here are some feel good vibes for your Monday. Back To The Beach, which features the vocal talents of Shekhinah and Kyle Deutsch, and the production skills of Sketchy Bongo, is arguably th…

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McIlroy suffers ruptured ankle ligament while playing football

It’s unlikely that Rory McIlroy will tee it up in next week’s Open Championship after suffering an ankle injury while playing football with friends on Saturday.

McIlroy shared the news on Instagram, saying: “Total rupture of left ATFL (ankle ligament) and associated j…

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An Unlikely Foster Family: What You Didn’t Know About the White Rhino

The white rhino is quite possibly the biggest pure grazer that ever lived, a kind of modern day dinosaur if you like. It has a huge barrel shaped body carried on wide, stumpy legs with a thick, hairless hide and apparently exposed ribs that give it the appearance of bo…
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“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

livingston group shotLivingston het hoog en laag gesoek om hul kollektiewe musikale voete te vind. Met vocalist, Beukes Willemse, guitarist, Chris van Niekerk (beide oorspronklik van Suid-Afrika), drummer, Jakob Nebel van Duitsland en bassist, Phil Magee van die UK het dit onmoontlik gekli…

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“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

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“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat

“Die res van die ouens in die band het seker so 5 jaar terug al begin spot dat Oppikoppi nie actually bestaan nie.” – Wat