Facebook’s Value Plunges $37 Billion On Data Controversy – Facebook shares took a big hit Monday, shaving about $37 billion off the value of the company. [cnn]
SARS’ Tom Moyane Suspended With ‘Immediate Effect’ – The Minister of Finance will announce the appointment of an Acting Commissioner for SARS. [news24]
Cambridge Analytica: The Story So Far – It’s a sensational story containing allegations of sleaze, psychological manipulation and data misuse that has provoked an internationally furious response. [bbc]
Patricia De Lille: I’m Looking Forward To Testing The Allegations Against Me – ‘The bulk of the charges concern allegations of highly technical transgressions which do not involve me at all’. [buslive]
Trump Calls For Death Penalties For Drug Dealers As Focus Of Opioids Plan – Trump’s policy rollout focuses on punishment for dealers and traffickers but doesn’t propose new legislation to combat the crisis. [guardian]
The Florida Shooting Suspect’s Younger Brother Has Been Arrested – The brother of the teen charged with killing 17 people at a Florida school was arrested Monday afternoon for trespassing at the same school, authorities said. [time]
‘I Dodged Log Trap’ – A gang of teen robbers are targeting motorists on the N2 highway near the Jan Smuts Drive turn-off. [iol]
Magda Wierzycka Vs Black Twitter Ends In A R200 000 Peace Offer – One of SA’s top businesswomen‚ impaled by Black Twitter on Saturday over an ill-advised tweet‚ responded by apologising and offering R200 000 for job creation. [timeslive]
Local Airbnb Superhost Shares Secrets To Staying Full And Never Meeting Guests – Anyone who has experience renting their Airbnb will know the benefits of becoming a ‘Superhost’. This is the title Airbnb gives to hosts who have slick systems. [here]
Newest Austin Bomb Shows Killer Is Evolving, FBI’s Unabomber Veterans Say – Experts said the killer would adjust his tactics, then he did just that—with a tripwire. What’s next is a public statement, they predict. [dailybeast]
Think Corona Is The Most Authentic Mexican Beer? You’re Wrong – Mexico happens to be the world’s top exporter of beer, and there is a reason it is so popular right around the globe. Maybe you should learn a little backstory. [here]
How Many Murders Can A Police Informer Get Away With? – Last year Northern Irish paramilitary Gary Haggarty pleaded guilty to hundreds of violent crimes, including many killings – while working for the British state. [guardian]
Rabada Fronts Six-Hour Appeal Hearing In Desperate Bid To Play – He has emerged from a six-hour appeal hearing here on Monday and must now wait for the ICC’s judicial commissioner to rule on whether or not to lift his suspension. [smh]
Liverpool Ready To Resist Offers For Mohamed Salah – Real Madrid and Barcelona eye record-breaking forward. [telegraph]
Cynthia Nixon From ‘Sex And The City’ Is Running For Governor Of New York – And she’s already throwing shade at Andrew Cuomo for letting the subway go to shit. [vice]
Data Use, Speeds And More – How Fibre And ADSL Shape Up – Still trying to figure out what’s the best internet option for your house or business? It never hurts to arm yourself with a little extra knowledge. [here]
A John Oliver Spoof Of The Pence Family’s New Children’s Book Is An Instant Amazon Bestseller – The stunt, one of many goofy pranks launched on the show, is already working: His book is currently sitting at the top of Amazon’s overall bestselling books list. [qz]
DON’T SAY WE DIDN’T TELL YOU…
There are a number of ongoing deals set up 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 overseas online purchases to. Postbox Courier handles it from there – getting the package to you in under a week. [more]
There Is Only One Company When It Comes To Import Export Logistics – Your freight forwarding / shipping partner is probably more important than the actual products you want to move from country to country. Choose the wrong guys and you can get stung in so many ways. Be smart, use 2ov’s partners, Berry & Donaldson. [here]
The Ultimate Tool For Every Business Owner And Potential Employee – Whether you’re looking for a career change, or your business needs to find the best person for the job, Fortune 500 company ManpowerGroup SA have you covered. [hired]
Everyone’s Talking About Bitcoin And It’s Time You Got Involved – Buy Bitcoin right now from your phone with Luno’s incredibly simple to use app. Takes five minutes. [luno]
Local Booze Delivery App Will Save Your Life This Silly Season – We’ve always wondered when someone was going to nail the booze delivery game. It’s now impossible to leave the house without hitting traffic so this is just in time. [cheers]
Guaranteed: You Don’t Have To Pay Full Price For A 5-Door MINI – It’s quite easy to pay less than anyone else for a brand new MINI. [check it out]
Heads Up, We’re Also After Quality Coffee – How many times have you started your road trip with a crummy cup of coffee from a petrol station? We’ve had enough, and thankfully vida e caffè have decided to step up to the plate. [covfefe]
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% offer the first month deal – no strings attached! You can take you stuff out after one month – no problem! [check it out]
Everyone’s Talking About Streaming These Days – There’s a world of entertainment out there, but if you want to get with the program then there’s no better place to start than Showmax. [here]
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]
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]
So These Guys Are Apparently The Top SA Winery Of The Past 10 Years – You’ve tasted Chocolate Block, right? Of course you have, somake sure you arrive at every dinner party with a bottle of the best. [boekenhout]
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]
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