Battle Royale… The Dexcom G7 takes on the Freestyle Libre3 | Diabettech – Diabetes and Technology

It’s finally here. The Dexcom G7 has landed. And now it’s time for us here at Diabettech to pitch it against Abbott’s Freestyle Libre 3. Both these devices have been circulating for some time, amid mounting excitement amongst a reasonable portion of the diabetes community, as published data suggests a better user experience. We’ll be … Read more

Covid-19 case numbers exploding across Australia as fourth wave takes off

The number of active Covid cases has exploded across the country as Australia enters its fourth wave, prompting renewed warnings to protect vulnerable aged care residents. Jurisdictions collectively recorded more than 58,000 new cases of Covid in the past week, with some states reporting a doubling in the number of people hospitalised with the virus. … Read more

Indigenous group takes new hostages aboard Amazon river boat | The Citizen

Members of an Indigenous group angry over inaction after an oil spill seized dozens of people on an Amazon river boat to protest a lack of government aid, local media reported Sunday. The unrest came two days after the group released some 100 tourists, several of them foreigners, whom they had taken hostage for a … Read more

Stokes takes England into T20 World Cup semis as Australia dumped out | The Citizen

Ben Stokes hit a gutsy unbeaten 42 as England reached the Twenty20 World Cup semi-finals on Saturday with a tense four-wicket win over Sri Lanka and ended Australia’s title defence. England needed to win to make the last four from Group 1 alongside already qualified New Zealand and they achieved the feat in a nail-biting … Read more

Triangle of Sadness is a wicked and subtlety-free satire that takes aim at the wealthy: Brisbane International Film Festival Review – The AU Review

The rich eat, but then suffer mercilessly in Ruben Östlund’s Triangle of Sadness, a wicked, at-times horrifically and humorously gross, satire that takes aim at the wealthy in a manner that is deliciously void of any subtlety. Divided into three chapters – all linked by a young, glamorous couple – the film promises one observation … Read more

Verstappen takes record for most season wins in Mexico | The Citizen

In a dominant lights-to-flag display, aided by the correct tyre choice, champion Max Verstappen notched up his 14th victory of the season in a somewhat lacklustre Mexican Grand Prix at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodrigues. In-charge from the off A race that never really produced the fireworks often expected, bar a brief late Virtual Safety Car … Read more

Record-breaking Martin takes pole for Australian Moto GP, Binder 16th | The Citizen

Jorge Martin smashed the nine-year-old Phillip Island lap record Saturday to grab pole position for the Australian MotoGP, with world champion Fabio Quartararo coming in fifth. In dry and partly cloudy conditions, the Spaniard ensured he will start at the front of the grid on Sunday with a blistering lap of one minute and 27.767 … Read more

Lexus takes the scalpels to all-electric UX 300e | The Citizen

Having showcased the updated UX in May this year, Lexus has taken the covers off of the updated all-electric UX 300e confirmed to be “under study” for South Africa. Originally unveiled in 2019 as a Chinese market exclusive model, the UX 300e combines the tweaks applied to the standard model with a sealed Spindle Grille, … Read more

ROX-TV takes a look at the long forgotten “Freddy’s Nightmares” aka “A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Series”. A perfect read for the Halloween Season. – Rox-TV

Welcome back to the ROX-TV website. We appreciate all the returning readers and drifters. Tonight, in keeping with the Halloween Season spirit, we will be checking out a long-forgotten series that most of you have never heard of. That’s right kids, tonight we are cutting into the “Freddy’s Nightmares” series (A Nightmare on Elm Street: … Read more

WATCH: Brave honey badger takes on three leopards in epic Kruger fight | The Citizen

They might only stand between 23 – 28cm tall, but honey badgers have super-sized attitudes. There is a saying that rings that ‘dynamite comes in small packages’ and this is spot on when it comes to these ferocious mammals. According to Nature Nibble, the honey badger’s thick skin plays a big part in their ‘you-can’t-touch-me … Read more