Author Archives: Dzomlija

New bank notes to bear Madiba image

It was mentioned by by out honourable President Jacob Zuma during his State Of The Nation Address a couple of days ago. This change was also mentioned by the City Press newspaper. When South Africa was still being governed by … Continue reading

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The Truth About Online Gaming In South Africa

While this blog will mostly be discussing the upcoming Diablo 3 from Blizzard, and some of the controversial choices they have made regarding it’s development, it also serves to highlight the total inadequacy of internet access in South Africa.

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What is the problem with Steam?

Ok, to start off, a good friend of mine is a Dungeon Siege fan, and he went off an purchased a original copy of Dungeon Siege III on DVD. Now as most of you are aware, Dungeon Siege III is … Continue reading

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This is why Unemployment in South Africa is so high!

For most of my professional career, I’ve been freelancing as a computer specialist, and have always striven to provide a level of service that results in pride in a job well done and a good reputation. Calling myself freelance is … Continue reading

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This is the stupidity I have to deal with

I keep waiting for something else to go wrong this month. First, my dad is hospitalized for an operation to resolve a life-threatening "cancer" on is back, and on the same day he was admitted, we had a vicious electrical … Continue reading

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Now this is what I call product support!

It’s absolutely remarkable how efficient the technical support team at some companies are. If anyone here is familiar with the Canon Pixma series of printers, then you would know first hand that this range of printers is natively supported in … Continue reading

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Skinning and Customizing the Windows User Interface

The problem with skins for your OS is not that they are used, but that they are used by people who don’t know any better. I remember the scary days of Windows 98 where just about everyone customized the UI, … Continue reading

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