Amazing Mars panoramic picture that makes you feel like you’re THERE

I found this awesome Mars Panoramic picture that really allows you to see what it is like to be there. Andrew Bodrov spent two weeks creating the interactive image using 407 pictures from the narrow angle and medium angle cameras on the head of Nasa’s Curiosity rover and a bit of digital retouching. The FOUR BILLION […]

Tech Tuesday – Samsung Smart T.V


So I have been noticing a lot of the “Smart T.V” around and did some research on the matter and found some interesting stuff. here is a short list of some of the features: Built-in Browser Blue-ray Recorder 3D WEB cams physical interaction interface Here is a short clip showing some of the features. Enjoy! […]

Microsoft Announces Its Own Tablet Called Surface – Video


It’s Tech Tuesday again and what perfect timing, as Microsoft have today announced that they will be entering the tablet market. The first of its kind, Surface is designed to work as both tablet and PC and comes in a version running Windows RT as well as a version   running Windows 8 Pro. Super-thin, […]

Tech Tuesday – The Samsung Galaxy Pocket


This week on Tech Tuesday we are checking out the Samsung Galaxy Pocket. Compact yet powerful, despite its slim profile, the GALAXY Pocket commands a powerful presence. The 832Mhz processor handles rich applications and functions with ease. Expect quick responses and effortless multitasking. Your productivity won’t be compromised, especially with advanced Wi-Fi and HSDPA connectivity. […]

Mars Colonization Plan Announced – Video


This is not a joke or a drill. On Tech Tuesday here at Socialyz we are happy to bring you this latest story. A Dutch company calling itself

Tech Tuesday – Samsung Galaxy S 3 Review – Video

samsung-galaxy-s-3 will now be bringing you a Tech Tuesday report, showcasing the latest in Tech reviews, news and movements in the Tech field. This week the Tech Tuesday review is brought to you by Sokolic Media.

FNB Geopayments are the future


FNB has launched Geopay, which is going to revolutionise the way we do business from now on. I wonder how long it’ll be until everyone is using this. Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t sleep unless I write it. Then its gone from my head. I […]

War On Waste – Plastic Eating Fungi Found


A group of students and professors from Yale University have found a fungi in the Amazon rainforest that can degrade and utilize the common plastic polyurethane (PUR). As part of the university’s

New Startup Can Kill Torrent Streams


This is kinda sucky if youre a pirate. A new Russian startup has reportedly built a system to track and shut down copyrighted material distributed via the BitTorrent protocol. Pirate Pay has received a $100 000 investment from Microsoft’s Seed Financing Fund as well,

First Picture Taken From Google Glasses – Video


Google Glasses will be with us soon, and one of the Google people themselves recently released an image of what you can do with these things. Here is the video put together by Mashable, check it out. Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t sleep unless I […]

European Space Agency to search Jupiter Moons for life


The Jupiter Icy moons Explorer, or JUICE as it is often referred to, was selected over two other candidates; NGO, the New Gravitational wave Observatory, to hunt for gravitational waves, and ATHENA, the Advanced Telescope for High-Energy Astrophysics. JUICE is the first large class mission chosen as part of ESA’s Cosmic Vision 2015-2025 programme and […]

HD Live Streaming Feed Of Earth From Space

Mashable is reporting this: Wouldn’t it be amazing to sit aboard the International Space Station, watching Earth’s continents and oceans pass by as you orbit the planet? Well you might be able to soon. If a startup called Urthecast has its way, you’ll soon be able to replicate that experience from your computer, thanks to […]

Google Drive Is Here – Video

With Google Drive, you can: Create and collaborate. Google Docs is built right into Google Drive, so you can work with others in real time on documents, spreadsheets and presentations. Once you choose to share content with others, you can add and reply to comments on anything (PDF, image, video file, etc.) and receive notifications […]

Details Of Space Mining Company Emerge

I love this kind of shit. Ask anyone, and they will tell you that I am always carrying on about this exact thing… Well finally it is here, some serious people are taking some serious steps to do exactly what we should have done for ages, and that is mining asteriods. Let’s be honest, there […]

The Sun Is doing Some Hardcore Moves

You spare no thought for the Sun and what it is up to most of the time. Well NASA does, they really care. Enough to keep filming our local life giver in all it’s glory. More on that below. Well yesterday I was chilling talking to my mate the Window cleaner over the phone (

The Dawn Of The Age Of Space Travel Is Here – And We Have Pics

That’s right folks, a few years late but let me tell you this is looking phenomenal! Virgin Galactic has unveiled the Spaceport America, and its a gem! “While there is still work to be done in driving to completion of the vehicle development program,” Virgin Galactic president and CEO George Whitesides said at the ceremony, […]

The Most Awesome Milky Way Timelapse Video EVER

Yest that’s right. You know we love this shit here at Socialyz, so imagine my utter joy and boundless enthusiasm when I found this little pearler. Astrophotographers Stephane Guisard and Jose Francisco Salgado travelled to the Paranal Observatory on a 2,635m-high mountain in Chile’s Atacama Desert and took all the images in this most amazing […]

Is This A Space Station On Mars?

A GOOGLE Mars User has found what he believes is a ‘space station’ on Mars. American armchair astronaut David Martines posted a clip of his trip to the surface of the planet on YouTube. He found the image on the Red Planet by accident but has provided fellow explorers with the coordinates of the ‘object’ […]

The Moon Rock – How To Make A Quick 1.7 Million

It is illegal to sell moon rocks, which are considered national treasures in the US.  The grey rocks, which were gifted to each US state and 136 countries by then-president Richard Nixon, can sell for millions of dollars on the black market. A woman in the States tried to sell a moon rock for 1.7 […]

Another Successful Test Flight For Virgin SpaceShipTwo

This is the business. Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo, the commercial spaceflight vehicle, recently had its seventh test flight. It dropped from a height of 15km to see if it could adjust speed and bearing with various wing configurations. Well it can. Things are going ahead smoothly and we will soon see commercial spaceflight hitting its straps. […]

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