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Install WiFi security cameras to INSTANTLY boost home security

While hardwired CCTV cameras will set you back a couple thousand, WiFi security cameras are cheap, easy to install and, can instantly boost your home security. These nifty little gadgets are ideal for any indoor application and don’t need any complex DVRs or NVRs, cables or monitor setups. Since they come with PIR motion sensing […]

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Cyber security companies in South Africa

In this post we’re going to take a look at 10 leading South African cyber security companies – so whether you’re looking for a company to partner up with or want to apply for a job with some leading companies, you’re going to find this post useful!  But, before we get started, let’s take a […]

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Your 3-minute guide to cyber security in South Africa

Also known as electronic information security, cyber security relates to the practice of protecting servers, networks, systems, computers, and mobile devices from malicious treats including unauthorised access, alteration, or deletion. When you hear an organisation or company talk about its “security policies” – cyber security is generally front and center. Many large companies have in-house […]

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Durable and versatile rechargeable lanterns for loadshedding and camping

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you know I’m a fan of versatility, durability, and function. I particularity like rechargeable lanterns because they’re handy during loadshedding, can be used outside if you need extra light when having a braai or doing some handy work, and are perfect for camping. Rechargeable lanterns offer […]

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Pepper spray for self-defence on campus

Whether you’re living on or off campus, personal safety shouldn’t just be an afterthought. Your years at university will be filled with learning, laughter, and self-discovery however, with the crime rate in South Africa being appallingly high, a great deal of risk too. Using a self-defence product can help you disorientate, stun, or temporarily disable […]

Is your security company delivering on its promises?

We’ve all heard about homeowners that sign contracts with security companies only to be disappointed and let down. Whehter it’s slow response times, poor services, and unfair hikes in fees, things can get ugly fast. Just as with any service-based business, it can be very difficult to choose the best option. This is becasue you […]

Your top 10 questions about pepper spray answered

Pepper spray is a very powerful self-defence tool. It’s versatile, easy to use, and non-lethal. It can be useful for home, business, or personal defence and is 100% legal to buy, carry, and use (if directed against a genuine threat). In this post, we answer 10 of the most common questions that we get from […]

A guide to buying, carrying, and using a taser in South Africa

Tasers are a type of self-defence tool that uses electrical charges to disorientate and disable an assailant. These devices are legal to use in S.A, and provide you with a versatile tool that will help keep you and your family safe. Having a taser or stun gun on you when you’re walking through a dark […]

7 super useful loadshedding essentials for South Africans

As South Africans, we’ve had to overcome a lot and as we continue to overcome challenges and fight the many battles we’re presented with we have to face the reality of our daily lives with grace and one such ongoing battle is loadshedding. Whether you’re a business owner, student, or parent – you know that […]

Dome vs bullet cameras – which is better?

When it comes to security cameras, one of the most common questions people have is “what’s the difference between dome and bullet cameras?”. The simple answer is that the only difference between the two is their casings or exteriors. That being said, sometimes a bullet camera can offer benefits that are not specification-related that a […]