Almost two years ago I wrote a blog post about my favourite South African box subscriptions. At the time they were all the rage and everyone and their mom had a new subscription service you absolutely had to sign up to. But then we all seemed to move on. Interestingly enough, that blog post is still one of the most read on my blog. Which can…
I’m a huge South African Esports fan. I live for our local community and desperately want us to achieve the same level of success that the European scene has achieved. Overseas, Esports is big business. I could throw a stack of numbers at you but I don’t need to. You’re a gamer - you likely know. However, in South Africa we don’t see the same success.…
Friends, today rAge 2017 kicks off. It is going to be a crazy busy weekend for me because I'm the ESL correspondent/behind the scenes interviewer for the ESL African Championship which is taking place at the expo and bought to you by Kwese. It is going to be a huge affair. I've just come back from rehearsals and the stage is so damn rad. rAge looks…
Mid range smartphones are usually my worst. I think someone in a development brainstorm came up with a stupid idea and it stuck: Oh, it is a mid range phone. Make it bigger so it looks more impressive. No. Not everyone wants a phablet attached to them. Especially me, because I have tiny hands. I know this sounds stupid but honestly, I have no interest in…
I usually avoid "newsy" pieces but this one got me really excited! The Explore Data Science Academy opened a few weeks ago. It is the first data science training academy in SA. Big Data Analytics is big business globally (I once had a joke about taking a shot every time someone said big data at a press event. Thankfully I never followed through as I'd likely…
I got a rad shirt dropped off a few days ago along with a selection of PrimeSelf Supplements. The drop was to announce PrimeSelf Supplements of Big 5 Esports. Most of these names are probably unfamiliar to you so let me fill you in: Big 5 Esports is a player owned team that came about following a host of shuffles and changes with MGOs in SA.…
My name is Sam. A South African geek who loves gadgets, technology and Esports. I'm obsessed with South African Esports, own far too many pairs of Converse and secretly wish I could be one of the X-Men. This little blog is a space to find friends who share my geekiness and love for gaming, gadgets and Esports. Welcome!
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