Monthly Archives: July 2009

The Grid Apps for iPhone and Android

Image by movirtu via Flickr While MTN’s social networking endeavours seem to amount to simply making more Africans text each other more, Vodacom actually seems to be embracing mobile social media with their “The Grid” location-based social network. It boasts a number of features, and is probably worth trying out – some pretty good stuff is being/has been rolled out, including Facebook and Twitter integration, a mapping solution for driving directions (!!) and an Instant …

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Monday Morning Marriage Videos

So here are some happy videos to kick off that boring, blue Monday with a bang and prove that there is still fun in the world. And don’t worry ladies/mum – The fact that they’re all marriage-themed means nothing. 🙂 First the invitation (Gotta love Vampire Weekend!): And then the big-bang entrance:

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Taxi Violence “The Turn” Launch Tour Dates

Awesome SA rockers Taxi Violence are releasing their new album “The Turn” this August. Looking forward to it. The launch dates are below, starting wiff: Benoni!!! Oh hell. Anyway, do yourself a huge favour and go watch this band. You won’t regret it. And here’s the album’s “making-of” video:

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7 Points In Defense Of The Biker

Image by TeecNosPos via Flickr Saul K, from the Outlet, has an issue with bikers. Time to bring out the sparring gloves. Actually, no. We all have to share the roads, and a large portion of bikers wish to do it in the safest manner possible. If you think our roads are currently bad for cars, bear in mind they are ten times worse for bikers. Lanes are narrower, road surfaces are carved into horribly …

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Paper Craft Motorcycle Replicas from Yamaha

So say you perhaps crashed your motorcycle and hurt your knee and can’t ride are a bit bored and feeling like getting on with a rewarding new project, or you just want to test your patience in a manner that has nothing to do with getting stuck in morning traffic, head over to Yamaha’s Paper Craft site. They’ve got awesome design cutouts with full instructions which will keep your meddling fingers out of mischief and …

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