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    WiiU Direct 23-01-13 - Games & Services in the works (1600 SAT)

    Updated : 240113 NO current WiiU owners here :p. You may want to look at this Nintendo Direct video if you have in any way been disappointed. It certainly has made me want one sooner than i planned to have it. Not much discussion here :/, i personally thought the presentation was super. Mr...
  2. C

    Nokia sacks 300 IT employees, transfers 820 to other companies

    Nokia is fighting bankrupcy! :( http://www.gsmarena.com/nokia_sacks_up_to_300_from_its_it_transfers_820_to_other_firms-news-5362.php
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    Tips of the day thread

    If you know something that can benefit others just share it
  4. NeonNinja

    Consumers owe more than R1 trillion

    http://www.fin24.com/Economy/Consumers-owe-more-than-1-trillion-20121018 Explains all the flamboyancy. Wonder what percentage does vehicle finance have...
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    News & Feedz (v1.1) Blackberry App

    http://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/content/132003 Application Name: News & Feedz (v1.1) Hi all, take a look at the new app that I developed, it has Crackberry.com and other Blackberry feeds, news and apps that are available for download. The following feeds are available to view in...
  6. J

    Twitter age killing in-depth journalism?

    Is Twitter killing in-depth journalism? Twitter and other platforms of short-news production and distribution have shifted the news consumption habits of audiences, but traditional news is still alive and kicking
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    SA obsessed with nudity watch this News 24 video

    Their is a new company in town with a naked workforce. It's the most viewed news article on News 24 , is South Africans obsessed with Nudity? http://www.news24.com/Multimedia/South-Africa/Naked-cleaners-20120502 Naked Company website www.naturalcleaning.wozaonline.co.za
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    Complaint re MyBB Author: Derrick Cramer

    (I'll no doubt receive more flak for this than I'll have people agreeing, particularly since I'm not planning on sugar-coating anything about this post, but please read in full before voicing your opinion on the matter.) I take issue with Derrick Cramer's articles posted on MyBroadBand. I have...
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    Interesting Tech Facts

    1. Can you believe that an estimated 2.5 billion hours were wasted online last year as people waited for pages to download, according to a study sponsored by Nortel Networks. 2. That Google got its name from the mathematical figure googol, which denotes the number 'one followed by a hundred...
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    X "raises the question as to" Y

    This thread raises the question as to who RPM's English teacher was Getting a bit tired of reading articles here on MyBB that make use of the phrase "raises the question". Here are some recent examples: Source: Toshiba South Africa shows 200% sales growth Source: Cable theft: where does all...
  11. Scooby_Doo

    mybroadband Daily News Letter

    Hey all, I have tried to unsubscribe to the news letter but it will not work, just says that the request has been processed and I should check my email for confirmation but it does not work... Any ideas?
  12. Daruk

    SABC cuts short Malema argument review

    SABC was in the process of discussing the Malema issue showing his arguments for scrapping the charges against him. It was painting a pretty poor picture of the chap with his arguments including "I didn't know the rules" - where the ANC said terms and conditions of membership is clear and every...
  13. LazyLion

    Wanted: Another New Age editor

    http://mg.co.za/article/2011-05-31-wanted-another-new-age-editor What do you think it is that these Editors are realising about the baggage that comes with this job? :D
  14. Rouxenator

    Gotta love local newspapers (Eikestadnuus : Stellenbosch)

    So I paged through the weekly newspaper for Stellenbosch called the Eikestand nuus and had quite a laugh at the type of thing you only find in local newspapers like these. On page 5 : On page 6 (the very next page) : What a chop!
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    news.mweb.co.za ssl?

    I'd appreciate any info anyone can give here. First, I just started using the MWEB news server. My reader supports SSL but I'm not sure if MWEB would be ok with it. Just seems like something that would circumvent their protocols. Would it be ok and if so what is their SSL port? And...
  16. jes

    Sport vs general news: SA’s latest website stats

    Sport vs general news: SA’s latest website stats Supersport has surpassed News24 in total unique website visitors, but News24 still reigns supreme when counting SA visitors only
  17. jes

    Google and Italian publishers reach deal on online news

    Google and Italian publishers reach deal on online news Italy's anti-monopoly agency formally ended a complaint against Google Monday after the company reached a deal with Italian media groups on content management and advertising revenue, reported government and business groups.
  18. Derrick

    Is sport changing the face of news?

    Thanks to the abundance of expendable cash in the sports arenas, traditional news media – especially sports news – may undergo a serious facelift over the next few months. British football teams seem to be pushing the envelope when it comes to news, interviews updates and media footage given...
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    OpenWeb News

    Received this mail from Openweb. Took a listen, bloody hilarious!! FU JULIUS!!!
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    Unable to Connect to news.mweb.co.za

    For the last few days I have been unable to connect to the Mweb news servers. I have tried using telnet and get the following error: Connecting To news.mweb.co.za...Could not open connection to the host, on port 119: Connect failed However, I can connect via telnet to other free news servers...
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