Old pictures of Pretoria compared to today

Old pictures of Pretoria compared to today

Pretoria (Tshwane) is not only filled with beautiful Jacaranda trees but holds a lot of history and culture. Founded in 1855, Pretoria currently boasts three universities and is the administrative capital of South Africa. If you’re a history buff, like me, then you’ll appreciate the below examples (with pictures) of how famous areas in Pretoria have changed over the years.

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What is Office 365 and why you need it

What is Office 365 and why you need it

What is Office 365?

Office 365 is a collection of apps and services, designed to help individuals or businesses with modern productivity. There are many different plans available, from personal home use to large businesses and everything in between. Stay up to date with the latest Microsoft tools, from Office desktop apps like PowerPoint, Word, and Excel, to the latest communications platforms like Microsoft Teams. Office 365 encompasses a full range of tools and services that can be seen in the infographic wheel below:

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What is Vobi?

What is Vobi?

Vobi is a free mobile application based on Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) that allows you to make and receive calls using your mobile phone, at extremely low call rates. Vobi offers many benefits such as high-quality voice and video calls, full integration with phone’s contact address book, conference calling, call recording, call transfers and more!

Vobi can be used by either home users or businesses and allows you to direct calls to your home or office landlines from your mobile phone, and vice versa. This means that you can always be available to talk as your mobile phone essentially becomes a part of your home and/or office phone, provided you are in a mobile covered area.

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5 Vital Tips to Protect your Children from the Internet

5 Vital Tips to Protect your Children from the Internet

The internet is evolving at an alarming pace. As of December 2018, there are 4.1 billion Internet users in the world, more than half of the global population! It’s safe to say that some of those users hold harmful intentions, which is why it is imperative to protect your children from their reach.

Talking to your children about internet safety is a start but it is not enough. Children are curious by nature and can be easily distracted by all the wonders of the online world. Here are some essential tips to guard your children against harm, online:

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Why Dell Technologies is the World’s Most Ethical company!

Why Dell Technologies is the World’s Most Ethical company!

Last week Thursday, Dell hosted their yearly Technology Forum events and it was mind-blowing! From showcasing the latest computing technology to helping the environment, Dell Technologies showed us their innovation towards driving the future of human progress.

Upon entry, you are welcomed with warm smiles and a bag of promotional goodies which includes a carton of water and a power bank, amongst other interesting materials. Once you are inside, you start the slow walk around all the promotional stands where you are greeted by even more goodies, ranging from cool phone gadgets to laptop camera covers. Each stand is accompanied by a company representative who gladly explains their latest product offerings and leading-edge solutions.

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8 simple ways to save water at home – South Africa

8 simple ways to save water at home – South Africa

The City of Johannesburg scheduled maintenance for the installation of a large valve, which will result in a major pipeline being shut down. While we may not experience a complete water shut down, residents are still urged to use water sparingly due to the limited amount of water in the reservoirs.   

As many of you know, last year the City of Cape Town had implemented high-level water restrictions due to some serious water shortages. A large number of residents and communities were affected by these shortages, some still suffering the consequence to this day.

So, it is imperative to raise awareness on how we can all save water from our homes. Even if you haven’t experienced any water shortages in your area, the below tips will not only help us but also future generations.

Here are 8 easy tips on how you can save water from your home and help prevent the possible water shortages in Gauteng:

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What to watch on Netflix South Africa 2019

What to watch on Netflix South Africa 2019

The start of winter is upon us and so is the need to stay at home and binge movies and series. It’s easy for us to choose our favourite spot on the couch but the same cannot be said for choosing what to watch. With the growing unpopularity of DSTV, from high prices to the latest DSTV Now Error 500, we can safely say that Netflix is the go-to streaming option for South Africans.

Enjoy our top 12 of what to watch on Netflix this winter! We will be updating the list later this year, with the latest offerings from Netflix South Africa.

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Learning for FREE in South Africa

Learning for FREE in South Africa

Not everyone has the opportunity to attend university in South Africa, from financial barriers to poor academic performance, there are many factors involved.  These conditions used to be the final call on whether you achieve a higher education or not. Today, however, we have the biggest advantage to bypass these factors – The Internet.

We live in the Age of Information, where we have access to endless amounts of knowledge right at our fingertips. So, what better way to utilise this power than to learn all you can – for FREE!

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