By Wag ‘n Bietjie Broadly speaking I have great admiration for true bloggers with a talent for writing posts that engage the interest of internet users. I do not consider myself to be in this category as I derive much more satisfaction from reading well written posts across a fairly broad spectrum covering technology, poetry, […]

The Best USB-C Cables You Can Buy.

by MICHAEL CRIDER USB-C cables are the new standard for charging laptops and mobile devices, not to mention their capabilities for data and video. But they’re not all created equal, and getting the right cable is crucial to the application. Here are the best options available. The Best Overall Cable: Anker PowerLine II+ Anker’s Powerline […]

Article of the Day (Aug 23)

Ladybugs Coccinellidae is a family of about 5,000 beetles known in the US as ladybugs and in the UK as ladybirds. The insect’s name originated in the Middle Ages, when it was dedicated to the Virgin Mary and called “beetle of Our Lady,” likely because Mary was often depicted in a red cloak in early […]

Keer spyt betyds

Die vrug van die GEES, darenteenoor, is liefde, vreugde, vrede, geduld, vriendelikheid, goedhartigheid, getrouheid, nederigheid en selfbeheersing. Ons lewe deur die GEES; laat die GEES nou ook ons gedrag bepaal. (📖 Gal. 5:22-23, 25 📖) Dit het jare terug in Chicago gebeur: ń Bekende chirurg kry een aand ń dringende oproep van ń hospitaal. Hy […]

Kitchen Gadgets to Throw Out Now.

by LAUREN SAKIYAMA  Kitchens can quickly become a haven for single-use gadgets. Who really needs another odd-shaped, drawer-jamming tool? The truth is, we know we don’t need a butter mill or a banana slicer; the question is what to use instead. There seems to be a different kitchen tool for every possible task. Want the […]

I am the Walrus.

Q. What was John Lennon talking about in the song “I Am The Walrus”? answered by Alex Johnston, Bass & guitar, BA Hons in music theory, tech and musicology Aha! I Am The Walrus, one of my favourite Beatles songs! ‘I Am The Walrus’ is fascinating for lots of reasons. There’s the idiosyncratic harmonic structure, […]