Tesla Motors: Shaping the future of electric cars

Tesla Model S electric car at a Supercharger charging station

If you’re a regular on the Internet, you will no doubt have seen the name “Tesla Motors” spring up all over the place. The hype was at its peak during March of this year when Tesla unveiled the prototype for their soon-to-be released Tesla Model 3. Let’s take a look at how Tesla Motors became the trend leader in the ever-expanding world of electric cars and beyond. Tesla Motors is a company dedicated to the continual evolvement of electric cars for use in the mass … Continue reading

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10 quick tech life hacks

Life hacks are all the rage nowadays. They come with the promise to make your life easier and more productive. Sometimes these life hacks work super well and blow our minds. Other times they simply don’t work or they are too complex to do in a short amount of time which defeats the purpose of a hack. Here are 10 tech-related hacks that are quick to grasp, and can make life more productive or at the very least save you a few seconds:   To … Continue reading

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Reality TV shows that will unleash your inner nerd

Geeky Reality TV Shows

When most people think of reality television they think of trashy content and fakery, but that’s not always the case. For the geek inside all of us, there are plenty of reality shows out there that promises to satisfy your thirst for knowledge, explore fandoms, and show people mastering amazing skills. King of the Nerds (2013 – 2015) This reality show features 12 self-confessed nerds who compete with each other in unique challenges to become the King of the Nerds who will sit atop the … Continue reading

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Where are our hoverboards?

Back to the Future Overboard

The idea of a hoverboard has held a special place in the hearts of science fiction fans ever since Back to the Future Part II hit cinemas in 1989. The movie sequel was set in the not-so-distant future (2015), and featured flying cars and hoverboards. However, when the year 2015 arrived many people wondered where our rad hoverboards were as predicted in the movie. Good news though as hoverboards have been making headlines recently. However, these hoverboards are far removed from what the Back to … Continue reading

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CES 2016: from high flying to cool riding

CES 2016 hoverboard drones fitbit virtual reality

The Consumer Electronics Show, better known as CES, is back. It is usually the first big technology-driven event to happen each year and it never fails to generate a big buzz. CES is also a good indicator of what trends in technology will be emerging in the months to come. We’ve taken the time to read up on what trends will be making an appearance at this year’s CES and presented them to you in easy-to-find categories – some of which, as you will see, … Continue reading

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2015’s top viral videos and newsmakers

Viral newsmakers 2015

Each year there are always moments that capture the world’s attention, whether it be for good or bad reasons. 2015 was no exception so we’ve rounded up some of the headlines and videos that got people talking: “The Dress” debate In February 2015 bride-to-be Grace Johnston posted a photo to Tumblr (a microblogging and social networking site) of a dress her friend was planning to wear to her wedding. They were disagreeing about whether the dress was black and blue or white and gold, and … Continue reading

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Tech news stories that ruled headlines in 2015

Tech News 2015

2015 seems to have been the year for tech controversies. To end off the year we’ve gathered some of the biggest tech-related news stories that grabbed the world’s attention. We will cover product releases and the like in another, upcoming post. Peeple – Yelp for people There are countless weird apps to download such as “Places I’ve Pooped” or “Cat Paint”. But one particular app, called Peeple, captured the world’s attention like no other in 2015. The Peeple app caused controversy because it is essentially … Continue reading

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‘But first, let me take a selfie’: the tech slang that is now part of everyday language

tech slang selfie viral meme

When the Internet was still in its infancy, new terms had to be created to describe activities that no-one had done before. Today the Internet and technology are still rapidly evolving so new terms keep popping up daily. Here are some tech terms that were previously seen as slang, but have become so commonplace that they are now permanently embedded in everyday language: Surfing the Web Surfing the Web means browsing the Internet. This term was already coined back in 1992 by a blogger called … Continue reading

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