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SA’s Astronomical Observatory declared a heritage site

The Astronomical Observatory, situated in Cape Town, is now a national heritage site. Read More
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SABC wants Netflix users to pay TV licence fees

SABC is gunning for users of streaming services – irrespective of where they access content – to pay TV licence fees. Read More
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Apple Event: How to watch it live in South Africa [video]

The #AppleEvent is a few hours away. Here’s how you can watch it live in South Africa. Read More
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WWDC 2020: How to watch Apple’s keynote event in South Africa [video]

Apple’s much-anticipated keynote event #WWDC2020 takes place tonight and if you are in South Africa, this is how you can tune in. Read More
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Twitter audio tweets: You will soon be able to really speak your mind

It’s still Twitter but instead of catfish profiles, we will hear the voices behind them. Read More
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This new Facebook feature will save you from cancel culture

Don’t wait until it’s too late to remove old, embarrassing posts. Thankfully, Facebook has a feature to delete bulk posts in one click. Read More
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Incog, my a** – Google hit with $5bn lawsuit for tracking private searches

Google could be forced to fork out R85.1 billion if a court finds that it was unlawfully collecting data from incog searches. Read More
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Google dark mode: Use this method to save your eyesight

Google goes dark. Use this guide to activate dark mode on Windows, MacOS and Android. Read More
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The end of Google Play Music: How to save your uploaded MP3 songs

Google Play Music is being discontinued. Save your uploaded MP3 songs while you still can by using these two methods. Read More
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iPhone 12 Pro: New details have been leaked [video]

The iPhone 12 Pro will reportedly come with improved low-light photography and a 120Hz ProMotion display. Read More
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Microsoft Teams: Protect your account from these phishing scams

Microsoft Teams is the target of these vicious phishing scams. Read More
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Must be nice: Instagram rolls out food orders feature in these countries

Mark Zuckerberg has done it yet again. Instagram now allows businesses to set up food orders on the platform. Read More
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Facebook Live: Artists will be able to charge viewers for online events

Facebook Live will allow artists the opportunity to monetize online concert events. Read More
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Comparing Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Showmax 2020 prices in SA

You could have Netflix, Showmax and Amazon Prime Video subscriptions and still be paying a third of a DStv Premium package. Read More
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Netflix: Android gets screen lock button to curb accidental touches

Android users can thank Netflix for being so thoughtful. It really be the little things. Read More
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WhatsApp rivals Zoom with upcoming video conference feature

WhatsApp is reportedly in the process of releasing a new update with enhanced video conferencing features. Read More
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COVID-19 in SA: Govt launches hi-tech platform to monitor fake news

Fake news is the greatest threat to our efforts in stopping the spread of COVID-19. Read More
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Zoom meetings: How to set up the perfect lighting at home

Maintain a professional look at home with these natural lighting techniques for video conferencing. Read More
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YouTube Shorts: Streaming giant takes on TikTok with upcoming feature

YouTube is said to be coming up with a feature that will challenge TikTok. Read More
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Take this COVID-19 test to assess your risk of infection

This COVID-19 test, developed by a Nigerian ICT business, is a way to self diagnose and seek coronavirus treatment early. Read More
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WhatsApp: Get COVID-19 information instantly on your phone

Get daily updates on COVID-19 from the World Health Organisation, straight on your WhatsApp. Here’s how you can activate this cool feature: Read More
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Coronavirus: Apple issues tips on how to disinfect your iPhone

Based on Screen Time data, iPhone users touch their devices at least 58 times a day. This may not bode well in the era of #coronavirus Read More
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Conspiracy theorists pin coronavirus outbreak on 5G technology

Conspiracy theorists claim that 5G has a lot to do with the advent of coronavirus. Read More
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Coronavirus in China: Apple reopens its stores after one-month shutdown

It is business as usual in China as Apple reopened all 44 of its stores in the region, on Friday. Read More
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Twitter Fleets: Everything we know about this new ‘Stories’ feature

Twitter Fleets sure is catchy but the tweetverse is not here for another ‘Stories’ platform. Read More
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WhatsApp updates: These are the latest features for Android and iOS users

#WhatsApp has some cool features that came with the new update. Read More
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Huawei opens its first flagship store in South Africa [photo]

A big statement made by Huawei that is sure to worry Samsung and Apple South Africa. Read More
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Are Instagram and Facebook down? Users complain about app outages

Instagram is down in most parts of the world and no one seems to know why. Not even Facebook. Read More
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Motorolla RAZR: Lenovo folds time to bring back reimagined classic phone

A zap back to the future as Motorolla prepares to roll-out the classic RAZR smartphone. Read More

Gaming

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PS5 price leak: Here’s how much a console could cost in SA

It seems, the PS5 prices have been leaked. Here’s what we know. Read More
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Colin Kaepernick returns as free-agent QB on Madden 21

Colin Kaepernick returns to #Madden21 as a free agent QB with an OVR of 81. Read More
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Epic Games releases PC titles you can download for free

Hitman, this Epic Games classic is available for free download on PC until Thursday. Here are more free PC titles you can get for R0.00 right now. Read More
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Freebie geeks: These three Epic Games are free to play this week

Cheapies, you still have time to enjoy these #EpicGames top picks for free. Read More
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Free PC games: You can now play these three Ubisoft classics

Ubisoft is giving avid gamers one last chance to get their sweaty palms on these free PC games. Read More
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Travis Scott teams up with Fortnite for ‘Astronomical’ tour

Travis Scott will premiere his brand new track on Fortnite this week. Here’s everything you need to know about #Astronomical Read More
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Fortnite: Epic Games announces delay to new season

Fortnite’s new season has been delayed until at least June, the game’s developers confirmed. Read More

Stadia Pro: Google gifts gamers with two months free access

Stadia is Google’s cloud-based gaming platform and users can now enjoy its premium features for free. Read More
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare season 3 comes with these updates

Here’s everything you need to know about Call of Duty’s Modern Warfare Season 3. Read More
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PlayStation describes PS5 DualSense controller as ‘a generational leap’

This PS5 controller offers insight into the next generation of PlayStation. Read More
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Cartoon Network dishes out these free games for kids

Cartoon Network has rolled out a new gaming app for the kids. Absolutely free with no in-app purchases. Read More
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Cassper Nyovest vs Trevor Noah: Watch the FIFA 20 match live [video]

Nyovest will want to redeem himself against Trevor Noah after Ochocincio’s lashing. #CassperStayAtHomeGames Read More
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Modern Warfare 2: Is the Call of Duty remaster dropping on Tuesday?

The clock has ticked past the leaked release date of #ModernWarfare2Remastered and all we wanna know is: does it come with multiplayer mode? Read More
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Watch live: Cassper Nyovest takes on SA celebs on FIFA 20 [video]

This could be an epic way to settle the debate about AKA vs Cassper Nyovest. Read More
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PS5 fans left deflated: No hardware reveal but here’s what we know

The PS5 console already has an edge over the Xbox Series X in tech specs. This is what can be expected from Sony’s next gen console. Read More
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Travis Scott skin coming to Fortnite: Here’s what we know

Travis Scott skin in Fortnite? It looks very possible. Read More
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PS2 anniversary: 10 best PlayStation 2 games of all time

#PS2 is the most iconic PlayStation console in history. These 10 classic games will forever be timeless. Read More
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Cricket Through the Ages: Try out this SA-developed game on Apple Arcade

Check out this SA-developed game on #AppleArcade Read More