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Next at Acer

23/04/2015 – 20:21 |

At the annual Next@Acer event in New York this morning, CEO Jason Chen went through the company’s 2015 strategy.

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I have a Nintendo 3DS

16/03/2011 – 13:27 |

Yesterday I fetched my Nintendo 3DS (review unit) from Core Group. I was given the blue one, which by the way, is very pretty! Unfortunately, no games have arrived in the country yet, we should get them later this week or early next week.
It’s smaller than the Nintendo DSi XL:

I’ve been using what is currently pre-loaded onto the system:

Top 10 iPhone apps

08/03/2011 – 13:24 | 2 Comments

This post was written in response to a post on My Digital Life on what my top iPhone apps were. I’ve not included obvious apps like Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, etc. In no order, they are:
1. Dropbox – free

Dropbox lets you sync files between your phone, laptop or PC. It is very handy when I don’t have my cable, I just stick …

Advanced driving with GM

04/03/2011 – 15:25 |

On Wednesday this week, General Motors invited me to attend an advanced driving skills course with them at the Aldo Scribante race track in Port Elizabeth.

They sponsored 3x Lumina SS V8’s to the Port Elizabeth Flying Squad (in addition to another 3 vehicles in 2009), along with an advanced driving skills course, so they know how to operate these high …

Nintendo 3DS launch

04/03/2011 – 13:29 |

Last night I attended the “pre-launch” of the Nintendo 3DS at La Toscana restaurant in Montecasino. It wasn’t just a media event, it was for VIP’s, partners, retailers and other folk, even little kids.
The opening performance was very good – gymnasts doing all sorts of impressive things with their bodies, keeping the wow factor of the 3D console:

Volvo V60 launch

02/02/2011 – 23:04 |

Volvo invited me to the V60 sport wagon launch held in Cape Town yesterday. Now I know what you’re thinking. Wagon’s aren’t exactly known for their looks, but Volvo actually put effort into making the wagon look good.

Xbox 360 + Kinect

27/01/2011 – 22:01 | 2 Comments

I know I’ve been neglecting my blog and I want to change that. I think Twitter is partially responsible for me being a lazy blogger, especially if I attend product launches; I end up tweeting rather than blogging. Also, I have no idea what people prefer: detailed blog posts and pics or tweets and twitpics. Anyway, I will make more …