November 2017
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Happy Black Friday!!!
It's Black Friday, and to get you through the long queues we've put together a few good reads, some Black Friday specials, and some light humour.

Pinocchio R100 Tickets
2017 celebrates Janice Honeyman’s thirtieth annual festive season pantomime. Pinocchio opens on The Mandela stage of Joburg Theatre on November 12th and runs until December 30th.
Tickets are R100 TODAY ONLY!
Miss Soweto 2017
The countdown to the finals of Miss Soweto 2017, sponsored by White Star Super Maize Meal, has reached feverish levels.
When is the finals?
Up Close and Personal with Garth Taylor
This November, Garth Taylor will be performing around Johannesburg, showcasing all his original hits, including his latest hit single, Stronger, Crocodile Tears, and the song that started it all, Why. Plus some all-time current favourites. 
Where will he be performing?
Bob Dylan 'Subterranean Songbook' Tribute
Dayne Rothbletz, Jon Shaban, Adelle Nqeto, Shotgun Tori, Tubatsi Moloi, Jamie Acheson and Lucy Kruger will present a full-day outdoor concert in the NIROX Sculpture Park amphitheatre on Saturday 25 November consisting entirely of their own renderings of Dylan - both popular and obscure. Additional instrumentation will include violin, harmonica, bass, tambourine and Tubatsi Moloi's ethereal flute.
Book my tickets now!
The Smash Hit Musical "Rock of Ages" is Ready to ROCK Gold Reef City
The South African premier of the multi Tony award-nominated Broadway musical, Rock of Ages, will be live at Gold Reef City’s Lyric Theatre from Friday, 17 November to Sunday, 10 December 2017.
Rock on!
Take a Chance and Dance and Enter the 2017 Zulu Dancing Championships!
November will once again be beating to the sounds of African drums as over 60 dance troupes will be performing various traditional dances associated with the Zulu culture and based on warrior war dances at uShaka Marine World.
How do I enter?
Locally renowned interior designer makes his mark in style
Locally renowned interior designer; Tristan Du Plessis is making his mark beyond interior design.
Wow, that's great!
Gammatek gives SA Collectors the license to go wild with Funko
Calling all collectors – Gammatek, a leading distributor of technologies locally, brings to South Africa the outrageously popular collectibles from Funko, a leading international purveyor of pop culture and licensed collectibles.
This looks so cool!
Privacy Milestone for Families with Kids
Canon’s family photo & video platform Lifecake passes two million users. 
That's amazing!
Gammatek brings robotic Star Wars Stormtroopers by UBTECH to South Africa
Gammatek, a leading distributor of technologies and branded accessories in South Africa teams up with UBTECH Robotics, the global leader in intelligent humanoid robots, to bring UBTECH’s latest offering, the robotic Star Wars Stormtrooper, to South African Stars Wars fans. 
Where are they available?
Splash Out on the Monopoly Durban Edition
Now a stop off at uShaka Marine World will have a whole new meaning!
Where can I get this game?
Fall in Love with Mintaka this Valentine's Day
Wahooz on the Promenade at uShaka Marine World continues to pull out all the stops each and every Sunday at uShaka Marine Worlds Soul’d Sundays.  
Let me see the collection
New robotics system offers doctors greater precision and saves time
ZEISS has announced the launch of its new Robotic Visualization System™, KINEVO® 900, which is designed to deliver more functionality than any other surgical microscope today.
Awesome news!
Faircity Roodevallei Hotel - Saying "I Do" on the River Bank
A beautifully draped gazebo on a decked landing just off the bank of the Pienaar’s River – the perfect setting for an unusual wedding day… the guests wait in anticipation as the groom prepares to meet his bride for the very first time. Faircity Roodevallei Hotel pulled out all the stops to create an extraordinary wedding day.
Tell me more
Smart Hospitality gives millennials the control they demand
Samsung is collaborating with hotels to transform premier businesses into Smart Hospitality hubs where guests can walk into a lobby and a video wall informs them of local attractions and must-do activities in the area
What other features are there?
Zackpot Can See You Win Big Cash PrizesThe great news is that Samsung has launched its Zackpot competition, which runs from 10 November to 31 December 2017. Anyone who buys a Samsung Z2 or Z4 smartphone during this period stands a chance to win up to R250 000 every week. The Zackpot pool increases with every device sold.
I want to win!
Everyone Deserves a Personal Assistant Like Bixby
Lucky Radebe, pens a heartfelt open letter to Samsung’s virtual personal assistant
Let me read the letter
The Spa at The Residence
The Residence, part of The Residence Portfolio, is a one- of- a- kind boutique hotel located in the historic suburb of Houghton, Johannesburg.
What facilities do they have?
Tips from an Entrepreneur who has done the hard yards
Having grown his business from a seedling of an idea to a multi-million-rand operation, Innovative Solutions Group™ CEO, Arnoux Maré, is proof that entrepreneurial success can be achieved with the right amount of guts and determination. It also qualifies him, more than most, to offer advice to aspiring entrepreneurs.
What tips does he have?
Picnic-Style Family Holiday Fun with Ouma 
Picnics are a great and affordable way to spend the summer holidays outdoors with the family, and also offer the opportunity to bring along some of your most loved and convenient treats, such as OUMA Rusks.
Sounds great!
Samsung bids farewell to Craige Fleischer
Samsung Electronics South Africa has announced that Craige Fleischer, Director of Integrated Mobility Southern Africa, will be leaving the company at the end of December to pursue new business opportunities.
All the best in your new venture Craige
Turn Down the Heat and Keep Your Cool
Samsung’s Smart Inverter Compressor is the answer to keeping your electricity bill down. It adjusts its speed in response to the surrounding temperature. By running only at the speed needed, energy wastage is kept to a minimum, which reduces your electricity usage.
This is amazing!
Is 'Going Mobile' Placing You at Risk?
No matter where life takes you, Samsung Knox has you covered
What is Knox?
Samsung Graduates Look Forward to a Bright Future
Samsung South Africa’s two academies – Women Technical Programme and Boys to Men – saw 17 young people graduate from each one of these programmes.
This is great news!
Samsung South Africa Introduces Its Very Own News Hub
Samsung recently launched the Samsung Newsroom South Africa, a go-to source of information for consumers and the media to keep in touch with the latest technologies and innovations from Samsung
TurnUp Music launches on Samsung Z Series
Being the ultimate gateway that has been successfully hosting local talent for over a year now, TurnUp Music has joined forces with Samsung and officially announced the launch of a streaming service on the Samsung Z Series mobile devices.
TurnUp the Music!
People-Centric Health & Safety Training
It appears that of all safety measures, training and continued awareness are the most challenging to instill in employees because they rely heavily on the staff members’ ability to learn, understand and comprehend safety measures.  It also requires the employee to buy into the safety culture of a company,” says Anton Zwanepoel, Business Unit Manager at Innovative PPE Solutions.
How do we get Health & Safety Training?
Create a Stir this Summer with NOLA Mayonnaise
Be inspired this summer with the creamy texture of NOLA Mayonnaise, taking any dish from bland to creamy deliciousness without overpowering any of its ingredients.
I want to create a stir
Why student exchange programmes are vital for career development
Exchange programmes, like those available at Vega School (a brand of The Independent Institute of Education), ensures its students are not only ‘book smart’, but also have an awareness of the industries which surround them and aim to go beyond the lecture hall.
How does the exchange programme work?
Samsung Addresses IoT Data Security
Samsung Electronics, a world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, recently introduced its integrated Secure Element (SE) solution for Internet of Things (IoT) applications that offers a turn-key service for both hardware and software needs.
How does it work?
Starbucks prepares for its Durban opening
Durban is the third city (after Johannesburg and Pretoria) to welcome Starbucks to sunny SA with the grand opening of the first store on Saturday, November 25 in Florida Road.
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts brings the joy of Christmas to Menlyn
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts South Africa has opened a new pop up store in Menlyn Park Shopping Centre.
Where is it located?
Vega launches new Media Management short course in partnership with AMASA
Vega, a brand of The Independent Institute of Education, is launching a Media Management in Brand Building short course, available at its Johannesburg and Cape Town campuses from 2018 onwards.
How do I register?
Calling All Handbag Lovers for Black Friday & Cyber Monday
With up to 70% off sitewide for Black Friday and Cyber Monday and FREE shipping on all orders over R500 - there has never been a better time to get your hands on a Mintaka original! 
Where is this available?
"Pop In" at the "Pop Up" and Shop!
Musgrave Centre is providing local designers with the opportunity of retailing their ranges and various fashion related products in the centre pop up shop in the restaurant terrace next to Bertoua.
When is it there until?
Superdry Sportswear Sprints into the Opening of the World's First Superdry Sport Store
British lifestyle brand Superdry has announced the opening of the world’s first Superdry Sports store in the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa.
Wow, I can't wait to visit the store!
Buy and Get with Samsung Appliances this Festive Season
Samsung South Africa is bringing some early holiday cheer with a guaranteed Buy & Get promotion in all stores that sell Samsung products.
What appliances can I buy to qualify?
In-home Service for Appliances and Devices
It’s not every day that a company offers a quick and efficient in-home service for your appliances and devices, but Samsung is now offering just that for their customers.
This sounds great!
Embassy of Japan Invests Millions in Basic Human Needs Projects in South Africa
Children at Mpolokeng Primary School in Botshabelo in the Free State now have four additional classrooms, thanks to the Embassy of Japan.
Get more with Nokia 8 this Black Friday
Purchase or upgrade to the New Nokia 8 Smartphone running pure Android and you will receive more than what you bargained for this Black Friday.
Where can I get this deal?
Umlazi Mega City
Umlazi was all buzzing as VIP guests, local celebrities and tenants were in attendance to witness the R370 million investment in extending the Umlazi Mega City Mall marking an important milestone for the growth of local township economies.
Who attended the event?
Starbucks launch in Florida Road
Florida Road in Durban was all the buzz on Tuesday, (21 November) as VIP guests, local celebrities joined together to welcome the launch of the first Starbucks store in KZN.
Who were the VIP guests?
Finding Me S03 EP85
In the latest episode of Finding Me, host Quraysha Ismail Sooliman chats with Dikeledi Mokoena.
Let me see
Recipe: Chicken Stir-fry
Aniseeds shares her recipe for Chicken Stir-fry.
That looks delicious
Michael Jonathan as Michael Jackson R100 Tickets
Michael Jonathan has featured and performed on SABC, ETV and DSTV for tribute shows to the late King of Pop. His management has said that they are proud to be bringing this amazing and electrifying show to the Roodepoort Theatre on the 6th to the 17th of December 2017 and shows start at 20:00, during the week and 15h00 on weekends.
Tickets are R100 TODAY ONLY!
Book my tickets now!
The Color Purple R100 Tickets
The Color Purple’s South African producers Joburg Theatre and Bernard Jay are delighted to announce the casting of Lerato Mvelase as Shug Avery, the popular bluesy singer whom we meet in the musical ‘at death’s door’.
Tickets are R100 TODAY ONLY!
Legends of R&B with Brian McKnight and Brandy
Big Concerts has confirmed The Legends of R&B, will be returning to South Africa in December 2017 featuring Brian McKnight and Brandy.
When are the shows?
Riaad Moosa - Final Cape Town show for 'Life Begins' 
Following sold-out shows across the country, Riaad Moosa returns by popular demand for the last Cape Town performance of Life Begins at the Cape Town International Convention Centre on the 16th December, 2017.
Are tickets available yet?
Kings & Queens of Comedy - Port Elizabeth
Catch the Kings & Queens of Comedy at the Boardwalk Convention Centre in Port Elizabeth on the 9th of December, 2017 for a show of hysterical proportions.
How can I book tickets? is SA's Information Highway & Online Store.

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