For close on 7 months I've been self employed. It has been pretty damn rad for the most part but it also leads to a host of sleepless nights. Not having a regular "pay check" at the end of each month is freaking terrifying and that terror never gets old. Also, there is a lot of financial stuff you need to be responsible for that you…
Leading up to the Valkyrie Challenge, the photographer we usually use for Esports events announced that he actually had a personal life and had a holiday planned (I know, so selfish right?). PANIC. With less than two weeks to go where would we find a photographer who would deliver? Enter Tapsnapp Tapsnapp is a South African start up I'd heard about from a top local blogger.…
It's been a while since I dropped an opinion piece on you. If I'm honest, I'm feeling happy and fulfilled, which means I've had no interest in plumbing the murky waters of the endless ocean that is "internet drama", where leeches and bottom-feeders tend to grab at your ankles and drag you into the darkest depths of despair. I'm all about sparkles and unicorns at the…
#SPONSORED South African Esports is a funny beast. For the most part it is filled with drama and chaos which is probably why it is the most addictive and highly enthralling form of entertainment out there. RUSH Esports was the first event of its kind in South Africa - which paired up all our favourite Esports titles under one roof. Stands littered the Sandton Convention Centre…
I've been a busy bee the past few days, putting the final touches on the Valkyrie Challenge - which is an all female Esports invitational I'm planning along with Mettlestate and Evetech. The event is set to take place on 5 August at the Evetech studios in Centurion. The concept is simple: We'll open the doors at 1pm and you'll be able to come through to…
I got to interview Nic Smal of Derick Watts and The Sunday Blues fame and now app creator about his new app, Skate Now. He also has some valuable advice for new app developers, explains how bird turds inspired the app and reveals that a new character will be added soon (please be Game of Thrones related!) Use a gif to best introduce yourself to Tech Girl readers What…
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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