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  • How to reduce your insurance bill in lockdown
    Student Brands - The Fresh Side To Student Life As most household incomes shrink, Savings Month, this year coinciding with South Africa’s fifth month of COVID-19 lockdown, is placing monthly expenses, especially insurance bills, firmly in the spotlight. And it is not a kind light.  It is critical that South… Read more »
  • GAMING WITH LATEST WD_BLACK™
    Student Brands - The Fresh Side To Student Life Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC), today introduced a portfolio of external storage solutions to the South African market, enabling PC and console gamers to access new engaging experiences and capture more winning gameplay, without maxing out their gaming storage. The solutions… Read more »
  • How To Deal With Noisy Roommates
    Student Brands - The Fresh Side To Student Life Sharing a home or apartment is one of the best ways to save on rent and other expenses, not forgetting that long life friendships mostly bud from college roommates. You may love them with all the noise they make, but there… Read more »
  • How To Build A Successful Career In Retail
    Student Brands - The Fresh Side To Student Life Succeeding in retail, just like with any other career, requires resilience, sheer determination, and passion. The competition retailing professionals get in this industry is immense, and yet it gets piling up every passing day. To succeed, they must have better products… Read more »
  • How to save on insurance
    Student Brands - The Fresh Side To Student Life The latest Ombudsman for Short Term Insurance (OSTI) Annual Report makes interesting reading from a consumer perspective, especially the insights it provides on the most common reasons for claims rejection.  The Ombudsman finalised 9167 formal customer complaints in 2019 resulting in a combined settlement… Read more »
  • Entertainment on the go
    Student Brands - The Fresh Side To Student Life Today’s tablet market is filled with many different brands that offer various models with different functions and capabilities. This can make it hard for consumers to find the perfect tablet. In addition, among this ever-growing list of options, very few of… Read more »
  • A power output beast with a minimalist design
    Student Brands - The Fresh Side To Student Life I recently got my hands on the Legion Y540 by Lenovo, and to say that I was thoroughly impressed by its performance would be an understatement. With powerful hardware, more than capable gaming support, and the 230W fast-charging feature, the Legion… Read more »
  • Balance Between The Art And Science Of Storytelling
    Student Brands - The Fresh Side To Student Life Old Mutual’s new television commercial personifies what it takes for a brand to remain relevant for over 175 years. Central to the passage-of-time commercial is the core value of caring and protecting what is important, which is what defines the brand… Read more »
  • Spotify launches Premium Duo
    Student Brands - The Fresh Side To Student Life You love Top Hits South Africa. Your partner is obsessed with  AmaPiano Grooves. So, deciding who gets to play DJ at home or in the car is a constant battle.  Luckily, Spotify is making it even easier for two people to enjoy music… Read more »
  • Huawei three new products launch
    Student Brands - The Fresh Side To Student Life The HUAWEI Watch GT 2e smartwatch, the HUAWEI Y6P smartphone and the HUAWEI MatePad T8 tablet are finally here. Huawei will be launching three new products on 1 July – the HUAWEI Watch GT 2e smartwatch, the HUAWEI Y6P smartphone and… Read more »
  • What does going digital mean to you?
    The entire globe has found itself in a situation which most of us would see as tragic. Covid-19 has not only affected our daily routine as a humanity but it has also affected the way in which most of us do business. This pandemic has not only resulted in many… Read more »
  • In The Youth We Trust
    “We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends “ – Mary Mcleod Bethune People in general are vastly different in many aspects, however our humanness we also share… Read more »
  • Exam Prep and Guidance
    Preparing for exams has never been an easy task for most of us, now imagine preparing for your exams amidst a global crisis…TRAGIC. A lot of us are experiencing that right now and over and above the stress of the exams, we are now being forced to write our exams… Read more »
  • Looking After Yourself
    During this time of great uncertainty we have been introduced to what has become our new normal, a new normal that no one could have predicted. The vast amount of changes we have been introduced to have for many been challenging and may have caused discomfort. These new circumstances have… Read more »
  • Staying Positive
    It is very difficult to stay positive when negativity seems to be clouding your vision. The constant conversations of hope start passing through you like the wind. “I am nervous, I cannot do this, will things ever get better,” are some of the thoughts that run our minds during a… Read more »
  • Keeping Active at Home
    Running out of home exercise ideas? We have found a few that you might have or might have not tried already. Wanting to dance and burn some calories? We suggest that you give this 30 minute work out a try! If not the dancing work out, then what about giving… Read more »
  • How to Study Virtually From Home.
    Are you feeling stressed and overwhelmed with how to maintain your study plan from home? We have a few things to help you; Routine is the most important thing. Wake up early, have a shower, put on comfy work- at- home clothes. Make sure to not wear PJ’s all day,… Read more »
  • Shine like a Star
    We all know that University can bring its own unique pressures. We also know that students can be very hard on themselves (yes we see you). Students can put a great deal of pressure on themselves before the day even begins, but show you also manage resilience and determination by… Read more »
  • All The Basics You Need To Know About Corona Virus
    The world can be scary enough without a global viral threat to deal with. Well, we’re here to help you become more informed, prevent infection and minimize any panic that may be rising. Try not to get caught up in the mass hysteria that is building. First things first; why… Read more »
  • How To Stay On Top Of Your Game in 2020
    Most of the time we don’t even realise that it’s the small things we do everyday that determine how our days or weeks are going to go (emotionally, mentally and even physically). Not really sure what ‘m on about? Keep reading to help clear things up. It starts off with… Read more »
  • Bonang Matheba, Nomzamo Mbatha, Ayanda Thabethe and Other Celebs Lead The Way With Box Braids This Winter
    Bonang Matheba, Nomzamo Mbatha, Ayanda Thabethe and Other Celebs Lead The Way With Box Braids This Winter. This is the weather for protective hairstyles. What better way to that than rock some beautiful box braids. Some of our celebs like Masechaba Ndlovu, Candice Modiselle, Thembisa Nxumalo and Thando Thabethe have… Read more »
  • Pic! Cici Shows Her Son’s Face For The First Time and He Is Such A Cutie!
    Pic! Cici Shows Her Son’s Face For The First Time and He Is Such A Cutie! Feel it, baby Diallo is here. Just like most moms to newborns, Cici took time to show her child’s face on the internet. The new mom has been sharing pictures of Diallo with his… Read more »
  • Watch! Gail and Kabelo Mabalane Open Up About Their Road To Recovery After Testing Positive for Covid-19
    Watch! Gail and Kabelo Mabalane Open Up About Their Road To Recovery After Testing Positive for Covid-19. A growing number of our celebrities are coming in the open to show us that coronavirus is real. The likes of AKA, TT Mbha, Rosie Motene, are just a few who have shared… Read more »
  • Mapula Mafole Announced As The Face Of A Major Fashion House
    Mapula Mafole Announced As The Face Of A Major Fashion House. Just like that she bags a cool endorsement deal. Mapula Mafole is definitely the girl she thinks she is and much more. She has just been announced as one of the new faces of Quiteria Atelier fashion house. The… Read more »
  • MacDonald Ndou and Wife Celebrate 2 Years Wedding Anniversary
    MacDonald Ndou and Wife Celebrate 2 Years Wedding Anniversary. Time does fly when you have a great thing going for you. Just the other day, MacDonald Ndou made news as a newly wed, now today he and his wife are celebrating two years as a married couple. The Muhvango actor,… Read more »
  • “Most South Africans Will Miss My Father,” Duduzane Zuma
    “Most South Africans Will Miss My Father,” Duduzane Zuma. Through Twitter, his aim is to expose those who betrayed his father Jacob Zuma and history. Duduzane Zuma who is very close to his father has been posting a series of tweets comparing the current government to the time when his… Read more »
  • Business Journalist Wanted at MyBroadband
    Business Journalist Wanted at MyBroadband. South Africa’s tech news website is looking for a business journalist to cover the motoring industry. Applicants must have experience working for an English-language news website and enjoy writing and reading about the latest business trends – particularly in the automotive sector. If you are interested, have… Read more »
  • Watch! Zodwa Fixes Her Smile With Cosmetic Dentistry
    Watch! Zodwa Fixes Her Smile With Cosmetic Dentistry. When most celebrities denying doing cosmetic surgeries, Zodwa Wa Bantu, is always happy to share any enhancement she does on her face and body. From tightening her private part to Botox, Zodwa always takes her fans and followers through her cosmetic surgery… Read more »
  • Nomzamo Mbatha Celebrates Her Birthday With A New Outlook On Life
    Nomzamo Mbatha Celebrates Her Birthday With A New Outlook On Life. It goes without saying that as we grow we start to look at things differently, and change our way of life here and there. On her birthday, Nomzamo Mbatha reflected on having to out grow how she used to… Read more »
  • Pearl Thusi Pens A Touching Note On The Impact Her Late Mother Has Had On Her Career
    Pearl Thusi Pens A Touching Note On The Impact Her Late Mother Has Had On Her Career. It has been 16 years since Pearl Thusi lost her mother, but the wound is still fresh. This time around though, the media personality, actress, businesswoman and brand ambassador has decided to look… Read more »