The Real Network #InternetCentral

#InternetCentral want you to make the most of the Internet! That’s why we’re empowering you with a series of #InternetCentral podcasts which will improve your Internet FYIs, showcase the stories of people who have used the internet to improve their lives, and give you ways to make the internet work for you. We’re your one stop shop for all things Internet related – connect to #InternetCentral.
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36 Episodes
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01.12.15 - Fibre To The Home

Rihana Hoosain from MWEB talks about how FTTH (Fibre To The Home) can help speed up your internet connection at a fraction of the cost you would think. From just what kinds of speeds you can expect, to how long Fibre has been in South Africa, Rihana covers it all…
1 Dec 2015 3 min

#Kellman - Travel Blogger Yulia Safutdinova

Yulia Safutdinova is originally from Russia but dubs herself a world citizen at heart. She is a travel blogger that runs and has over 58 000 followers on twitter. Jonathan Sinclair talks to her about why she dropped everything to travel the world, what her favourite locations out of…
27 Nov 2015 13 min

24.11.15 - Live Streaming

With the likes of ShowMax and Netflix growing in popularity these days, Gareth Cliff and the team chat to Desmond Kurz from MWEB to get some advice on the streaming of series. The conversation gets to the bottom of what live streaming is all about and why high-performing internet connection…
24 Nov 2015 13 min

20.11.15 - I AM Chris Burkard

Chris Burkard has 1.2 million followers on Instagram and over 16 000 on Twitter, but besides those impressive numbers is a self-taught photographer and artist, based in Central Coast California, whose work is layered by surf, outdoor, lifestyle and travel subjects. He lets Arye Kellman in on some of the…
20 Nov 2015 20 min

17.11.15 - Fibre

With the installation roll-out of fibre happening so fast, what does this mean and what is the role of the community campaigning to have it installed in their neighbourhoods? Gareth Cliff and the team discuss the benefits of fibre with Vumatel's Giorgio Lovino.
17 Nov 2015 8 min

13.11.15 - YouTube Sensation Matthew Gibson

25-year-old Canadian YouTube sensation MattG who has over 526,702 subscribers and close to 44,641,101 views on his channel joins Arye Kellman via Skype. He talks about the very first video he put online and how he took it down immediately afterwards, as well as what his mom and dad think…
13 Nov 2015 11 min

10.11.15 - Best & Cheapest Connection for the Holiday Season

With the upcoming holiday season, have you figured out how to be on the road, yet still be connected in the best and cheapest way? Gareth Cliff and the team gets Rihana Hoosain, Head of Products from MWEB to help compare prices of data and maximize your bundles. From ADSL…
10 Nov 2015 6 min

03.11.15 - How Safe are you Online?

Gareth Cliff is horrified by the fact that some members of the team don't know enough about how to secure their data - both on phone or laptop. Luckily Mweb is on hand to help with some basic and easy-to-follow tips... including how to prevent being hacked, ways to access…
3 Nov 2015 9 min

30.10.15 - The SKRWT App

Photographer and videographer Mathäus Jagielski has been busying himself with the capturing of imagery since the year 2000. After his family relocated to Germany, he started out filming skateboarding. He talks to Arye Kellman about this as well as an App he developed called SKRWT that helps take amazing pictures.
30 Oct 2015 14 min

27.10.15 - Festive Gadgets - What You Need To Know!

With the festive season coming up and literally millions of gadgets available online, it's easy to feel incapacitated by all of the choices. Don't worry, Desmond Kurz from MWEB is here to help. From a 21st century pet, to a variety of smartphones, intelligent watches and 3D printers, Desmond tells…
27 Oct 2015 14 min

21.10.15 - The Devastator

Geoffrey Golden is publisher and founder of The Devastator, the only all-humour press in America. He is also the author of two bestselling novellas – ‘Frankenstein’s Girlfriend’ and ‘Snarkicide’. Joining the show from California, he and Arye Kellman discuss what being a comedy writer really means.
21 Oct 2015 17 min

20.10.15 eSports

Desmond Kurz from Mweb joins Gareth Cliff and the team to explain the mysterious world of eSports. How physical are these activities? How much money does it generate? Millions are watching, even in live stadiums! Desmond mentions some of the more popular games and how they work. Does South Africa…
20 Oct 2015 13 min

16.10.15 - Viral Video Sensation - David Moore

Arye connects with David Moore live from LA. David recently filmed, choreographed and edited an amazing piece of art on Segways to Justin Bieber's "What Do You Mean". He takes us behind the birth of this video that has gone viral and what it was like being acknowledged by Justin…
16 Oct 2015 21 min

13.10.15 Finding your Family History

Gareth Cliff talks about how popular Genealogy is in the online space. He asks the team how much they know about their own family histories. Siya in particular is a real genetic cocktail! Researching this type of stuff is just one more great thing you can do with the internet.
13 Oct 2015 5 min

09.10.15 - YouTube Sensations - The Glam Twinz

With more than 30 million YouTube views on their YouTube Channel promoting the simplicity of beauty and grooming, The Glam Twinz Kelsey and Kendra Murrell are perfect examples of young Millennials using the internet to pursue their passion and promote their careers. They join Arye Kellman via Skype in Atlanta,…
9 Oct 2015 10 min

06.10.15 FON - Your Global WIFI Network

If having access to 18 million WIFI hotspots worldwide sounds appealing to you, then you'll be interested to hear what Head of Product at Mweb, Rihana Hoosain has to say. The FON Network is a crowd sourced internet solution that allows you to share your unused bandwidth and in return…
6 Oct 2015 6 min

02.10.15 Living your best Instagram Life

Kalani Brooke Hilliker is an American dancer, model, and television personality. In 2013, she rose to fame competing in the Lifetime reality series 'Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition'. She is currently starring in the Lifetime series 'Dance Moms'. Kalani joins Arye Kellman for a chat about the joys of using the…
2 Oct 2015 17 min

29.09.15 Tips for Better Wifi

Gareth Cliff chats to Desmond Kurz from Mweb about how to connect your home to wifi for a cheaper and better internet experience. How do you set it up? Des provides an easy 'idiot's guide' - it's even easier than you might think! How can you boost your wifi if…
29 Sep 2015 13 min

25.09.15 FIFA 16

Arye Kellman is joined by Mweb’s Gaming and Digital Manager, Desmond Kurz, along with the Marketing Manager at Electronic Arts, Ralph Sprinks, together they explain what is different about FIFA 16, talk about the staying power that FIFA games have and they also expand on the new women's team feature.
25 Sep 2015 11 min

25.09.15 Is the Internet good for us?

Arye Kellman speaks to novelist, satirist and screenwriter as well as one of South Africa's funniest men on Twitter, Tom Eaton. He explains his process of writing, how he feels about certain issues and even accounts for some of the Tweets he has posted recently. More important than this, Tom…
25 Sep 2015 16 min
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