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  1. Prawnapple

    South African bids farewell to Heinz Tomato Sauce

    **The license for Pioneer Foods to distribute Heinz Tomato Sauce has not been renewed ** **Eat Out and Food 24's Tessa Purdon says there are still bottles on the shelves so if you're a fan go stock up** Purdon chats to Pippa about a locally-made documentary about four top South African...
  2. Mist4h20

    Inmates escape from Malmesbury prison

    Roughly 50 inmates have escaped from Malmesbury prison. https://ewn.co.za/2020/07/24/prison-break-videos-reports-of-inmates-escaping-from-w-cape-prison-emerge https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/breaking-dozens-prisoners-filmed-escaping-22410420
  3. RedViking

    The Good News - Coronavirus

    We need some good stories that come out of this. Let's share some good stories; Things you have learned Things you appreciate. Things that changed for the better even in a difficult situation. Some encouragement If you feel like there is nothing good to say, go post in one of the other 100...
  4. T

    Blocking and Removing comments

    So a comment was posted on one of the articles and was removed by the mods (See image below). Now I don't understand why as the comment doesn't seem to be violating any of the commenting rules. Would someone clarify what are the rules for posting comments on articles on MyBB?
  5. J

    MyBroadband to change its article comments section

    MyBroadband to change its article comments section MyBroadband is South Africa’s largest IT publication, with over 2 million monthly readers and 8 million pageviews. It is also one of the only large online publishers in South Africa which continues to support article comments - as they add...
  6. M

    I send out a hand curated list of content relating to software dev in ZA

    Hey there! :) I recently finished a small side project: https://www.devbyte.co.za. I'm trying to "give back" a bit by supplementing the software developer community in ZA with relevant news, blog posts, event information and more. I enjoy receiving content in this format and apparently...
  7. RedViking

    Six mine workers die after their bus is set alight

    https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/six-mine-workers-die-after-their-bus-is-set-alight-20180403
  8. M

    Meet Pakistan's first transgender news anchor

    Meet Pakistan's first transgender news anchor
  9. RedViking

    Hundreds trapped underground in Free State mine

    More here:https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/hundreds-trapped-underground-in-free-state-mine-20180201
  10. RedViking

    What SMMEs can learn from SA’s biggest data leak

    Read ful larticle here: http://www.htxt.co.za/2017/11/03/what-smmes-can-learn-from-sas-biggest-data-leak/
  11. RedViking

    Germany’s Social Media Hate Speech Law

    https://techcrunch.com/2017/10/02/germanys-social-media-hate-speech-law-is-now-in-effect/ Should our government regulate social media? What stops governments from exploiting and using it for personal agendas?
  12. RedViking

    Ford South Africa issues third recall of Kuga vehicles

    "Ford Motor Company South Africa has issued another urgent safety recall of its Kuga vehicles. The recall comes after Ford discovered that the insulation surrounding the front seatbelt retractor’s pre-tensioner posed a fire risk in the event of a head-on collision. Ford says that activation of...
  13. K

    Who is going for the Yusuf Cat Stevens concert?

    So i am sure a lot of you have read the bizarre article published on News24 by Glenn Bownes titled: All aboard the anti-hate train. He is making things up and twisting Cat's words... Now people like this are the real bigots, trying to deter us SA fans in not going. Sorry though mate, the...
  14. Newsfeed

    Social bots play a major role in spreading fake news

    Social bots play a major role in spreading fake news Fake news and the way it spreads on social media is emerging as one of the great threats to modern society.
  15. Kevin Lancaster

    Is fake news a problem, or should readers become more informed?

    Fake news is in the real news, with Facebook, Twitter, Clinton supporters, Trump supporters, and President Obama all weighing in. Do you think fake news is a new problem, or are people, on average, more uninformed and ignorant - hence the increase it it being shared?
  16. C

    LA Webs ISP News

    We decided to start a new thread. And for our first news post we are glad to announce that we have a new logo design. We needed a more comfortable logo with strong meaning for our company so we took it to a graphic designer to redo the whole Logo for us. We are pretty happy with the...
  17. Afon Kulikov

    10+ Before-And-After Pics Reveal What War Did To The Largest City In Syria

    Shocking to see how beautiful this city was, to how it looks now Pics Reveal What War Did To The Largest City In Syria
  18. Afon Kulikov

    'Have a nice day,' house robbers tell blindfolded Constantia victim

    'Have a nice day,' house robbers tell blindfolded Constantia victim
  19. W

    Pebble 2/Pebble Time 2/Pebble Core

    Pebble have just released three new products via Kickstarter. Last I checked, the goal was $1,000,000 and they were on $5,000,000. Obviously a great demand for these new products. Anyone thinking of getting 1 and which 1? I love the look of the Pebble Time 2.
  20. B

    FBI could soon legally hack any computer in the US – and possibly beyond

    The Supreme Court approved new rules on Thursday that would potentially give the FBI the authority to hack any computer in the United States, and potentially computers located overseas as well. Those hidden by Tor technology will also be vulnerable. Now the Congress have until December 1 to...
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