The WATT aims to change the way Capetonians commute in the inner city. Have a look at this new compact electric scooter designed and developed in Cape Town by a local tech startup called eLabs.
Belgian newspaper, De Morgen is being slammed for a picture that appeared in their satirical section portraying President Obama and his wife with ape features. Many of its readers are saying that the newspaper went too far, and it’s more of a racist slur than an attempt at satire.
Google Now can either be seen as your personal assistant, or proof that Google knows way too much about you. It gives you the ability to manage, search for and organize your information easily within your phone and other Google accounts.
David Beckham is set on not only building a 25,000 seat stadium but developing it into a complete year-round entertainment facility, with a view of Miami only seen by people on private yachts.
The Boeing P-8 Poseidon is one of the most advanced search and surveillance aircraft in the world. It was used in the search of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Take a look at his behemoth of the skies.
Google is trying to make their Glass look less like an accessory worn by a Star Trek character, and more of a fashion statement, with their announcement of partnering up with the Luxottica Group. Luxottica is a leader in premium, luxury and sports eyewear, with a brand portfolio that includes Ray-Ban, Oakley, Vogue-Eyewear and Persol.
Often a westerner may succumb to emoting a racial slur of how everyone looks the same in an Asian country. Well in North Korea, it is even harder to distinguish people, seeing that there are only a couple of hairstyles allowed by the government. Here are 28 official North Korean haircuts.
Freedom Tower in New York is a very, very tall building. So it was only a matter of time before someone strapped a camera to themselves and jumped off of it.
When a girl says she rates a guy’s personality higher than his looks, most of the time she is hiding her Pinocchio nose under layer upon layer of cosmetic products. Well in the case of Darren Donaghey, there isn’t much else but his personality to go on. He and his fiancee won the ‘Punching Above Your Weight’ competition, where listeners voted for the most mismatched couple.
Morning! It isn’t Monday. How about that! Excellent Capetonians, Shamiel Soni and Tannan Woods have directed this Kaapstad video remix of Pharell Williams’ track, ‘Happy,’ and it is super. Enjoy it.
While you’re kicking it like Pablo Escobar, you probably aren’t thinking about that pretty little face of yours. Heroin, cocaine and meth use over time wreaks havoc on your appearance. Check out these harrowing changes of drug users’ physical appearances, cataloged by their mugshots.
Participants in the Norwegian military’s annual Cold Response exercise have been encouraged by their senior officers to take snapshots of themselves during their day-to-day activities. So naturally one jerk had to top everyone by nailing a selfie while piloting an F-16.
According to a recent study, the number of words a child hears in early life will determine their academic success and IQ in later life. By three, children from professional families hear 30 millionaire more words than children from poorer backgrounds. So talk to your baby. Talk to them just a whole damn lot.
For more than two weeks the disappearance of flight MH370 has flummoxed experts and civilians alike. On Monday, Malaysia’s Prime Minister announced that the plane ended up in the southern Indian Ocean. Experts came to their conclusion using a mathematical and scientific principle called the Doppler Effect.
Quite the gentleman, is 2oceansviber Ursula S, who has just won her third bottle of Gentleman Jack. We have now managed to pin close to 50 venues around Cape Town who are stocking Gentleman Jack. Click to view our map and see how easy it is to win.
He may not have been known that well by his name, but actor James Rebhorn’s face will have you recognize him in an instant. The popular actor passed away at the age of 65, after a long battle with skin cancer.
Since the dawn of the automobile, people have stood around at the end of the night arguing about who can drive home and who’s had one too many. Finally we can know for sure with a personal breathalyzer. Drink happy drivers simply have to blow into the device and wait five seconds to find out if they’re okay to get behind the wheel, or if an Uber cab was probably a better idea in the first place. With an easy to use design as well as an LCD display and noise alerts, this brilliant breathalyzer allows party goers to have peace of mind safely stowed away in their pocket and make sure everyone gets home safe and sound.
Russia’s G8 snub. Nkandla architect suspended. 529 people sentenced to death. Sharon Stone (56) in see-through top with no bra. 14 dead in Washington landslide. Cressida to co-host dinner party with Hazza. Zola Budd to run Comrades in Hooters colours.
The Prime Minister of Malaysia has announced that the official position on the fate of Malaysia Airlines flight 370 is that the aircraft “ended its journey” somewhere in the vast Southern Indian Ocean. No one on board is assumed to have survived.
Today is quite a big one in terms of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial, as long awaited SMS contents from the various cellphones have been read out in court. Reeva’s text / Whatsapp messages have revealed that she was scared of him sometimes.
Many people are voicing their dislike of Vogue’s decision to put Kanye West and Kim Kardashian on the cover of their April issue. Among them is Buffy the Vampire Slayer, saying she is cancelling her subscription because of it. Other celebrities have decided to make fun of it rather, with James Franco and Seth Rogen’s meme going viral.
In 2005, Kim Joo Il realised that North Korea wasn’t the paradise it’s leaders had led him to believe it was. After serving eight years in the military, Kim Joo Il risked his life, fleeing the country.
Probably the best argument for smiling back at someone is that you don’t know if you will end up as material for a comedian. Comedian Pete Holmes’s neighbour didn’t return his smile, she is now the butt of his jokes.
Billy Joel had a rock legend join him on stage during a recent performance at Madison Square Garden. AC/DC’s Brian Johnson made a guest appearance, rocking out to the tune of ‘You Shook Me All Night Long.’
The Telegraph has conducted a lengthy, and very cool interview with documentarian Louis Theroux. These were our favourite parts. If nerd was a diagnosis in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual [of Mental Disorders] you would check off… No, not all of them — I’m not that good with computers. But I’ve got glasses, I’m not [...]
Finnish magician, Jose Ahonen has made many things disappear in front of many audiences, but few have been as expressive in their vexation as this group of dogs. Cue delight, followed by confusion, bafflement, and then fear. Please enjoy.
On Sunday morning at 11h32, a 2oceansviber named Jon gave us some happy news. Jon wrote the following beneath our weekly sports prediction guide, which is brought to you fine people by BetFlash:
Do you think that your aerial drone with a camera attached is cool? Please bro, leave it to the Russians to take a toy and create a killing machine. Battle fields of the future will quiver at the mention of the name, ‘Charlene.’
Kevin Bacon showed the world that he is still a dancing rebel when Jimmy Fallon outlawed dancing on The Tonight Show. Kevin Bacon broke the rules with this epic dance entrance.