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Snapchat dysmorphia – it’s a thing!

Snapchat dysmorphia – it’s a thing!

Snapchat dysmorphia, where people are striving to reinvent themselves in the image of their own selfies.

According to recent research by Flux Trends, Snapchat dysmorphia is a thing! Really!

Social media exposure has altered our idea of human beauty. Photoshop is no longer just for airbrushed celebrities on the covers of glossy ladies’ magazines. Everyone with a cellphone has access to filters and photo-editing applications that can smooth wrinkles, remove acne, enlarge eyes and reduce waist-lines at the click of a button. Almost every photograph we encounter, from our friends’ Facebook feeds to our...

Samsung goes green

Samsung goes green

I’m so impressed,  Samsung has just announced plans to minimise and replace packaging with environmentally sustainable materials, under the company’s sustainability policy. Samsung is...

Rocket challenge targets local coding skills

Rocket challenge targets local coding skills

Addressing the growing skills gap within software development, local information technology value added distributor, Axiz has sponsored the Rocket APT Challenge and encouraged 39 students to participate...

Password fails of 2018

Password fails of 2018

Over the last three years, password manager company Dashlane has released an annual “Worst Password Offenders” list…

… Perhaps it is therefore time for us mere mortals...

Win with Gadget Gal and Kaspersky Lab!

Win with Gadget Gal and Kaspersky Lab!

Kaspersky Lab and Gadget-Gal.com have teamed up to keep you safe online.

Have you ever purchased something online? Do you ever use your device to...

Wearable sales to increase in 2019 – Gartner

Wearable sales to increase in 2019 – Gartner

Worldwide shipments of wearable devices will reach 225 million in 2019, an increase of 25.8% from 2018, the latest research from Gartner revealed.

The leading...

Google’s focus is digital wellbeing

Google’s focus is digital wellbeing

As technology becomes increasingly woven into our day-to-day, it’s more important than ever to make sure technology improves people’s lives instead of distracting...

See the latest tech in action at ICEE SA 2018

See the latest tech in action at ICEE SA 2018

If you’re into tech and gadgets, like I am, you’ve probably hoped to visit Shenzen in China to immerse yourself in the tech advancements...

AWS to open data centers in South Africa

AWS to open data centers in South Africa

Amazon Web Services, (AWS), an Amazon.com company, recently announced it will open an infrastructure region in South Africa in the first half of 2020....

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