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Will Snap’s third attempt at Spectacles succeed? At least they look like shades for adults

Last we heard from Snap, the company behind SnapChat and the ill-fated first set of Spectacles, it was trying out a bunch of new things. And now it's trying out one more, the newest iteration of its Spectacles. Big whoop, right? We've seen all this before. Except... we haven't. 

Instant Upgrades with the Nikon Z7

We've compiled the best gadgets you should get to compliment your hella schweet new Nikon Z7 to turn it into an instant upgrade.

What’s up with mobile networks in South Africa — we look at the SA Mobile Network Report

The state of mobile networks in South Africa is an... interesting one. With many customers losing trust in most of them over recent years.

It’s just a phase: Here’s how you should watch Marvel’s MCU Phase One through Three

You know how it is -- you've got time on your hands and a freshly-created love of binge-watching brought on by too much Netflix and Showmax. When you can burn through an entire season in less than a day, what constitutes a challenge? How about the Most Ambitious Crossover Event in History™ -- Phases One through Three of Disney and Marvel's Marvel Cinematic Universe? All three phases have been comp...[Read More]

A cyberattack could wreak destruction comparable to a nuclear weapon

Unlike a nuclear weapon, which would vaporize people within 100 feet and kill almost everyone within a half-mile, the death toll from a large-scale cyberattack would be slower. People might die from a lack of food, power or gas for heat or from car crashes resulting from a corrupted traffic light system.

Beta Yourself: Primephonic – the classical music streaming app for every audiophile

Fancy going symphonic but don’t know where to start? Stuff delves into the vital bits of the dedicated classical music streaming service called Primephonic…

Mini Meme – Feed your ears some roughage (aka podcast apps you need in your life)

Streaming music is great, but how about some fiction, comedy, news or sport for a change? Use these audio apps to get a more balanced aural diet…

Silicon Valley wants to read your mind – here’s why you should be worried

Silicon Valley companies (and governments) already surreptitiously gather as much data on us as they can and use it in ways we’d rather they didn’t. How sure can we be that our random and personal thoughts won’t be captured and studied alongside the instructions we want to give the technology?

Light Start – iPhone camera lenses debut, He-Man will be He-Back, Elon Musk wants to nuke Mars, and some funky new Dualshock colours

This week on the lightest start you'll get all week -- iPhone launches some niftly smartphone camera lenses, He-Man will be back, Elon still wants to nuke Mars, and we need this new Dualshock 4 colour.

The temperature is rising with Need for Speed Heat, EA’s East Coast racing title

It's time for another entry in the annals of Need for Speed. The next title to peel forth from Electronic Arts' digital garage is Need for Speed Heat, an open-world racer set in the fictional Palm City. But we've played Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, we know what an analogue of Miami looks like

A preferred partner ripped off Instagram user data, right under Facebook’s nose

Facebook’s decision to rebrand its Instagram and WhatsApp apps as part of the Facebook empire, seems ironically well-timed as the data privacy sins of the parent were revealed to be as common at the photo-sharing app. Last week it emerged that Instagram allowed its users’ personal data to be violated by an outside company which harvested large amounts of info it wasn’t supposed t...[Read More]

How will we travel the world in 2050?

Arresting this incline will be the first step towards a sustainable system of international travel – but how could it be done? A frequent flyer tax would be relatively easy to implement but it could mean the richest can still afford to fly while the poorest are priced out.

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