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Ford Ranger Odyssey 2014 – Namibia

16/09/2014 – 14:02 |

When I was invited to experience a leg of the Ranger Odyssey, sponsored by Ford, and now in its second year, I wasn’t sure what to expect. All I knew was that it would involve lots of driving (for the contestants) and that I’d be camping (for the first time).

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Guitar Hero: Metallica

03/02/2009 – 21:14 | 7 Comments

I’m not a hardcore gamer, but if there is one game I cant wait for this year, it’s Guitar Hero: Metallica. I’m sure I’m not the only one waiting for it. The good news is that it has an awesome track list. The bad news is that we wont be seeing it on 29 March 2009. Third world countries, pffft.
The …

27 Dinner

28/01/2009 – 10:57 | 19 Comments

Last night I attended my first 27 Dinner and it rocked, literally. The Xbox Guitar Hero: World Tour tournament had a lot to do with it.
Capello’s in Sandton City was buzzing… with geeks. So naturally it was dominated by males but I think there was decent turn out of women.
The guest speaker for the evening was Katherine Roderick from Microsoft …

Nokia N85

25/01/2009 – 17:17 |

I was given the Nokia N85 to play with over the Dec / Jan holidays. Compared to the other phones on the market, the N85 stood out. I’m a huge Nokia fan and for the last year and a half, I was disappointed with Nokia’s releases. Yes, I’m eagerly awaiting their ‘answer to the iPhone’ as its been dubbed – …

Spotted at Dion Wired

12/01/2009 – 10:39 | 4 Comments

I spotted these being SOLD at Dion Wired, God help us

In case you’re wondering what this ghastly thing is, its a croc… for your phone!

Spotted at Big Blue

12/12/2008 – 17:45 | 9 Comments

Really cool t-shirt spotted at Big Blue:

Need I say more?

Jake White launches blog

24/07/2008 – 13:07 |

At a media briefing yesterday, Google SA’s Stafford Masie announced the launch of Jake White’s rugby blog on blogger and a channel on youtube.
The former Springbok coach acknowledges he’s no IT fundi, but is looking forward to interacting with his readers via his blog (http://jakewhiterugby.blogspot.com). He hopes to add value to the “intelligent comments or questions” left by bloggers but …

EA Mobile Games Review

21/07/2008 – 14:09 |

The Sims 2 – Castaway
This new mobile version of the successful The Sims series will please Sims fans. You are one of a few castaways on an island in the middle of nowhere. You are left to explore the island, interacting with the other castaways to help achieve your goals and making sure your basic needs are taken care of. …

Playing with the Asus EEE PC

02/07/2008 – 10:10 |

I’ve been given the opportunity to play with the EEE PC and if I like it, I can buy it. I’ve had a few people ask me why am I even considering getting it because it’s “not worth it”.
Not worth it, to who?
The 4GB hard drive doesn’t mean much if the device is used for surfing the net, checking emailing …