JZ Here For ‘Rest Of Term’ – Despite numerous calls for Jacob Zuma to resign, one of his backers yesterday said the country’s president would serve out his term. [tlive]
Prince Had Opioid Medication On Him At Time Of Death – Authorities investigating the death of music legend Prince found prescription opioid medication on his person and in his Minnesota home, a law enforcement official told CNN on Wednesday. [cnn]
DA, ANC Supporters Clash Following Durban DA Rally – One person was injured when Democratic Alliance supporters and a group of about 40 African National Congress supporters clashed at the end of a DA Freedom Day rally attended by about 1 500 people in Durban on Wednesday. [mg]
Facebook Revenue Smashes Expectations As Mobile Ad Sales Surge – Facebook Inc’s (FB.O) quarterly revenue rose more than 50 percent, handily beating Wall Street expectations as its wildly popular mobile app and a push into live video lured new advertisers and encouraged existing ones to boost spending. [reuters]
Apple’s First Revenue Decline In 13 Years Sends Shares Tumbling – Apple’s took a major hit to its share price on Wednesday after the company’s 13-year growth streak finally came to an end and analysts questioned whether the iPhone, its signature product, had peaked. [tele]
FBI Won’t Tell Apple How It Unlocked The iPhone – The FBI purchased the method to unlock the phone, but not the rights to technical details. [time]
Trump Completes 5-State Sweep; Clinton Beats Sanders – Donald Trump completed a five-state sweep in Tuesday’s Republican presidential primaries, strengthening his shot at avoiding a contested convention – while Hillary Clinton scored convincing victories but was denied the same bragging rights of a primary sweep by a surprise Bernie Sanders win in Rhode Island. [fox]
10 Inconsistencies In Trump’s Big Foreign Policy Address – How closely the Republican frontrunner’s first big foreign policy speech stands up to detailed scrutiny is already the subject of fierce political debate. [guardian]
Hillary Clinton Embraces Trump’s ‘Sexist’ Woman Card Attack – Donald Trump’s accusation that Hillary Clinton is playing “the woman card” to get elected is being fully embraced by her campaign, who blasted back with social media messaging about her record on fighting for women. [cbc]
Beautiful People Website Leak Hits 1.1m Users – An elite dating site that only permits attractive people to sign up has reportedly had private information about more than a million users leaked. [sky]
Male Employee Found Dead At Apple’s Cupertino Headquarters – A sheriff’s audio dispatch indicates a man was found in a conference room with a gun nearby, but officials could not confirm that. [nbc]
Salah Abdeslam, Suspect In Paris Attacks, Is Extradited To France – Salah Abdeslam, thought to be the only direct participant in November’s Paris attacks to have survived, was handed over to France by Belgium on Wednesday, prosecutors in both countries said. [nyt]
With Vladimir Putin Waiting, Russian Rocket Launches Late – With President Vladimir V. Putin looking on, Russia’s space agency was forced to postpone the inaugural launch of a rocket from the Vostochny Cosmodrome in the Far East on Wednesday, citing an unspecified last-minute technical glitch. [nyt]
Big Ben ‘Bongs’ To Be Silenced For £29m Refurbishment – Britain’s most famous clock tower is to fall silent so that urgent repair work can be carried out at a cost of £29m. [bbc]
Struggling To Make Sales? Try These Tips From A Local Legend – So you’ve set up shop, but you’re still lacking the sales and things are getting a bit worrisome. Maybe you should look at the smaller details, then. [here]
Get The Morning Spice Headlines Emailed To You – Get these Morning Spice headlines delivered to your inbox every morning. Forward the good stuff to your friends and be a hero. Turn it on [here]
We Were Wrong‚ Says Pick n Pay’s Ackerman – Pick n Pay customer director Jonathan Ackerman apologised profusely on Tuesday for a “horrible incident that got out of control” at a store in Cape Town involving a grandmother‚ her grandson and a broken chocolate bar. [tlive]
Kallis Clears Up ‘Embarrassed’ Tweet – Cricketing great Jacques Kallis has said he is “embarrassed” to be South African after the government banned four sports federations from bidding for international tournaments for failing to pick enough black players. [s24]
Rafael Nadal Wants His Drug-Test Results Made Public – Fed up with being accused of doping, Rafael Nadal has written to the president of the International Tennis Federation and asked for all of his drug-test results and blood profile records to be made public. [abc]
Uber-Themed Films On The Rise In Hollywood – As Derek Zoolander might have put it, Uber is just so hot right now, with filmmakers across the spectrum in a race to get their Uber-themed stories to the screen. [stuff]
Paris Hilton, Boyfriend Thomas Gross Split After One Year Of Dating – Sweet singlehood. Paris Hilton and her boyfriend, Thomas Gross, have split after a year of dating. [usm]
Why Prince Never Had A Will – Prince was a disaster when it came to finances and his business affairs, and many of the people who worked with him say ignoring their advice to make a will is just a small piece of a chaotic puzzle. [tmz]
Will Ferrell to Play Former President Ronald Reagan in New Movie – Having already famously portrayed former President George W. Bush in various comedy sketches, Will Ferrell is now setting his sights on another former commander in chief. [variety]
Hulk Hogan vs. Gawker, Round 2: Sealed Defense Motions Revealed – As Gawker Media preps for its appeal of the wrestler’s $140.1 million in damages, it is trumpeting the release of sealed motions claiming what it says is Hogan’s real reason for suing. [db]
Beyoncé and Jay Z Spotted Together for First Time After Lemonade Unveils Marital Problems – The couple was spotted riding a golf cart together in Miami Tuesday ahead of Bey’s first show for The Formation World Tour Wednesday night. [eol]
DON’T SAY WE DIDN’T TELL YOU..
There are a number of ongoing deals setup at our various exclusive partners. Here they are – just for you;-)
Buy Any Product From Websites That ‘Don’t Ship To SA’ – One of our most exciting partners offers you a PO Box in US, UK or Hong Kong, for you to deliver oversea online purchases to. Then Postbox Courier handles it from there – getting the package to you in under a week. [more]
Guaranteed: You Don’t Have To Pay Full Price For A 5-Door MINI – It’s quite easily to pay less than anyone else for a brand new MINI [check it out]
Cook Amazing Meals With Awesome Recipes And Fresh Ingredients Delivered – Every week DailyDish delivers the exact ingredients you need + recipes for four amazing meals. Stop killing yourself shopping for food in the week. Now you can just do the fun part – cooking and eating! [check it out]
The Sexiest Trend In Fashion Available Online Through SexySocks – The best way to express your sexy vibe in the corporate world has now taken a new turn to your feet. SexysSocks provides you with Bamboo socks, made to look sexy, feel sexy, get sex(y) and just be a trend setter around town. Mention 2oceansvibe when ordering online and get a sexy discount. [check it out]
First Month Storage Space 50% Off At Stor-Age – Whether you need a locker for a bicycle or a garage for your house contents, Stor-Age has the space you need. And they’re offering a special 50% offfor the first month deal – no strings attached! You can take you stuff out after one month – no problem! [check it out]
Affordable Cane Furniture – If you’re buying cane or wicker furniture anywhere else, you’re wasting a lot of time and money. These guys import direct from Malawi. Hand-Made cane furniture – buy online and have it delivered! [check it out]
Greatest Range Of Summer Kaftans For The Girls – Café du Cap is SA’s leading online kaften retailer – with Riviera-inspired ranges for you to celebrate summer effortlessly. [here]
Get 2-For-1 Deals At Upmarket Restaurants Throughout SA – No Tacky Vouchers Required – Capetonians are saving an average of R3,724 a year on 2-for-1 specials at upmarket restaurants like The Grand, Knead, HQ and more. No tacky vouchers. Just show the app when you get your bill. Find out more [here]
Get R150 Off Your First Uber Ride – If you haven’t tried Uber yet, you’re making a mockery of yourself. Stop riding cheap unreliable taxis with drivers who don’t know if they’re coming or going. Give yourself the private driver treatment with Uber and get R150 off your first ride! Sign up and boom, you’re done! [check it out]
How Can You Leave Your Dog At Home While You Go To Work? – You say he’s part of the family – yet you’d never leave your human child at home, alone, for the whole day. Drop that little rascal off at Proud Hounds and see the joy in his eyes! [proudhounds]
Check out our brand new 2oceansvibe Radio site with all the latest Entertainment, Music and Fashion news as well as all our DJ’s info, Schedules, Charts and loads more: 2oceansviberadio.com
[imagesource: Nimsdai Project Possible] Hike around Cape Town often enough and you're g...
[imagesource: NDTV File] The long-running speculation about Russian President Vladimir ...
[imagesource: Malachite Fynbos Gin] There was a time when it was considered acceptable ...
[imagesource:here] As the world slowly came to grips with the COVID-19 pandemic, border...
[imagesource: Phill Magakoe / AFP] Social media has provided everybody with a platform ...