Posted by Megan in Lifestyle, Recipes/Cooking
on Apr 15th, 2014
The Easter countdown is well underway with only few days to spare before the hallowed festivities. Easter celebrations not only bring family and friends come together, but chocoholics can revel in a guilt-free indulgence, too. Not forgetting the sugar-crazed children running around due to large amounts of chocolate consumption. Personally, I’m not a fan of chocolate, so I tend to receive little to none of the much idolised Easter treats.
So this year I decided to try something different, catering specifically to chocolate alternatives that are sure to satisfy your Easter sweet tooth, chocolate lover...
Posted by Rick in Apple, Cell Phones, Electronics, Google, Technology
on Apr 10th, 2014
The battery life of our smartphones is arguably the biggest concern / headache / inconvenience we face on a daily basis. What if it wasn’t? What if you could plug your empty device in and have it fully charged in 30 seconds? Sounds too good to be true, but let me assure you, the technology exists, and in my opinion should be the next big tech purchase by any one of the big three, Apple, Google and Microsoft.
The company behind the innovative technology is Tel-Aviv based start-up, StoreDot. The company came into existence from the nanotechnology department at the Tel-Aviv University and...
Posted by Carmelita in Lifestyle
on Apr 8th, 2014
Easter was originally celebrated by ancient Anglo-Saxons, in honour of their goddess of offspring and springtime, Estre. It was adapted to Christianity during the second century by Christian missionaries. These missionaries embarked on converting pagans to Christianity by “selling” Easter as a by-product merge of the two religions. The Estre celebration coincided with the estimated dates of the Crucifixion and the Resurrection of Christ. Masses of pagans converted to Christianity, and the spelling of Estre changed to the modern-day Easter.
Easter was originally celebrated on any day of the week...
Posted by hendrik in Microsoft
on Apr 3rd, 2014
It took a change of CEO but Microsoft is currently in transition mode. Executives are being moved around to new departments and Microsoft is doing “unMicrosoft things”. First example of the change seen at Microsoft:
Microsoft has finally enabled the Office franchise on iOS and Android devices. Yes, you read right and it is a free app in which you can read documents, spreadsheets and presentations. If you would like to be able to edit it, then you will need to purchase a license inside the app.
“Microsoft is focused on delivering the cloud for everyone, on every device. It’s a unique approach...