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Introducing the Microsoft Nextbook

11/11/2014 – 10:30 | 6 Comments

Microsoft South Africa has brought two new low-cost devices to the market in the form of the Nextbook.

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test: N97 camera

03/08/2009 – 21:25 | 6 Comments

I decided to take some pictures with my N97 but it’s not something I haven’t done before. I’ve taken random pictures, some of which can be found on nafisa.posterous.com.
I received a Sony Vaio netbook to review today – in hot pink and for someone who hates pink gadgets – I’m finding this one surprisingly likeable. I’m glad that …

My Life According to Metallica

31/07/2009 – 22:01 | 9 Comments

Using only songs from ONE ARTIST, cleverly answer these questions. Pass it on to whoever you like. You can’t use the artist I used. Try not to repeat a song title. It’s a lot harder than you think! Repost as “My Life According to (ARTIST NAME)”.

Nokia N97

15/07/2009 – 16:15 | 8 Comments

Nokia South Africa have very kindly given me an N97 as a thank you for hosting their global ‘Search for N’ competition. I know some of you must have been sick of seeing consecutive Nokia posts so thanks for bearing with me during that time.
I received my N97 on Monday evening and the first thing I did once I hopped …

Wii: what to expect

08/07/2009 – 19:14 | 9 Comments

Later this month Wii Sports Resort launches and it looks like loads of fun (its compatible with the Wii MotionPlus). If you enjoyed the Wii Fit, then you’d probably enjoy this a bit more. It includes the folllowing games: Archery, Air Sports, Basketball, Bowling, Canoeing, Cycling, Frisbee, Golf, Power Cruising, Swordplay, Table Tennis and Wakeboarding.

guitar hero vs consoles

04/07/2009 – 11:57 | 3 Comments

Earlier this week I was invited for some GH: Metallica goodness at a friends’ place. It was such fun and the title rocks. I prefer it to GH III.
After playing on both PS2 and Xbox, I noticed that there’s a difference, I don’t know if it can be called lag. On the PS2 you strum the notes slightly earlier, before …

experimenting with washing machines and USB sticks

10/06/2009 – 11:57 | 10 Comments

Have you ever wondered what happens when a USB stick gets thrown into a washing machine?

Well, nothing really… quite an anti-climax. Stick should work just fine after a good rinse followed by a 1000rpm spin.
This experiment was conducted on an involuntary basis.