Category: Tech

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How Twitter Could Be Better

A few days ago, Twitter co-founder and CEO, Jack Dorsey, sent a tweet asking for suggestions on how Twitter could be improved. I thought I would give my input.

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Vibescout Keeps You In The Loop

Vibescout is a new website that lists events in your city. Filter by date or search by venue, host or event name and let Vibescout let you stay on top of what’s happening in your city so you don’t miss out.

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Best Local Apps

There are so many apps now and every company seems to want us to install their app as well. I’m suffering from app fatigue and have decided to remove apps from my phone that I don’t use regularly. These 5 apps are the local apps I will be keeping as I do use them often.

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Escrow Services In South Africa

Buying or selling items through the classifieds like Gumtree or OLX can be fraught with danger and fraud. But escrow services are popping up to facilitate transactions and ensure that both the buyer and seller are protected. I used one of the services recently, this is my experience and my thoughts on escrow services in general.

22Seven #GYST

Get Your $ Together – Results

At the beginning of August 22seven asked me to join do a money saving exercise and report back on the results. They gave me a selection of money saving ideas to try. I had to select 7 of them and do them for roughly a month.

GY$T 22Seven

Get Your $ Together

I recently booked an overseas trip for the end of the year. The flights cost a lot more than I thought they would and I’m worried I won’t have enough spending money for the whole 5 weeks (1 week in Hong Kong and 4 weeks in Australia). So it was very opportune when 22Seven challenged me to try and save extra money over a month with a bunch of challenges.

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Free Hotel Nights With The Entertainer

The brilliant ones among you, that know a good deal when you see one, will probably already own a copy of The Entertainer (app or book). So you will already know that apart from 2 for 1 deals at restaurants, spas, and various activities, there are 2 for 1 vouchers for hotel stays all around the world. And now The Entertainer is running a promotion where a selection of hotels are offering up to 3 free nights instead of the usual one.

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Shopping For Cars On Gumtree

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While I was playing around on Gumtree I was quite impressed with how many cars are for sale there. They range from old skedonks (did you know that is a real word? I thought it was South African slang!) through to the larniest of larny cars.