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Caring for a Wool Carpet

With proper care and maintenance, a wool carpet should give you many years of comfort and enjoyment. In fact, wool carpets may become more beautiful with age, but only if they’re treated properly. Wool has many attributes

The Many Forms of Malware

Symptoms like unexpected popups, slow start-up times, the presence of unknown applications and blue-screen shutdowns can all indicate that your computer has been infected with malware. Short for malicious software, the term “malware” describes any software that’s

The Supposedly Legless Beggar

This will by no means be a unique occurence but it goes to show that quite often not all is at it seems in these situations. Video taken in Houghton, JGB – full story here.

How to Treat Psoriasis with Natural Herbal Products

Unsightly, painful and particularly difficult to treat, psoriasis is a dogged, persistent disease that affects about 3 percent of the world’s population. Classified as a chronic, non contagious disorder – with the ability to kill if left

Great White Shark Gets Head into Shark Diving Cage

This clip from Gansbaai in March 2013 shows that perhaps those bars could be spaced a little closer? Just an idea…

An Introduction to Figurative Art and Figurative Artists

Although figurative art typically refers to the artistic representation of the human figure, it is also an all-encompassing term for any form, style or genre of modern art that reflects the real world. Figurative art is therefore

Mandela’s Heart Beats

It’s no wonder Madiba’s body is giving in – it has been working hard for a very long time. We wish the South African legend a peaceful journey to the other side.  (Infographic courtesy of Afrographique)

Cell Phone Network Users in South Africa

An interesting quick look at how many users each of the biggest cell phone networks in South Africa has. Click the image to view it in full-size. (Infographic courtesy of Afrographique).