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This Women’s Month, Netstar’s goal is to uplift and empower our community to feel both safe and secure while travelling on South African roads. In the South African landscape, there are a couple of factors to consider when planning a trip – road conditions, weather, hijacking hotspots...
Posted: Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 15:35

 

 

This women’s month, we celebrate some of the many Netstar women who shape our industry.  Each of these women have an inspiring story to tell about their continuous journey to succeed in the business of innovation that matters. 

 

Juliet Mutati...

Posted: Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 16:20

The MTN 702 Walk is one of Joburg’s biggest and most-loved walking events. Now in its 18th successive year, the event is taking place on Sunday 22 July 2018 at Marks Park Sports Club, Emmarentia. Race organisers are expecting 50 000 participants, including families, children, grandparents and even a few beloved family dogs.

As...

Posted: Friday, July 20, 2018 - 15:42

Winter’s here in full force and it’s not only the dark, cold mornings that make commuting harder than in the glorious summer months. There are quite a few dangers associated with driving in the winter, like slippery roads, reduced visibility, and vehicle maintenance issues (colder temperatures exacerbate existing problems with your vehicle)....

Posted: Monday, July 2, 2018 - 10:11

It’s no secret that many South African roads are worse for wear. It may be hazards that we’re used to, but bad roads are still incredibly dangerous. Now, the safest thing you can do while driving it to avoid speeding. This will give you time to see the danger and avoid it as best as possible. Let’s take a closer look at what to do in a...

Posted: Monday, July 2, 2018 - 10:02

More and more research is being done to find alternative fuel sources for vehicles. Some vehicle manufacturing companies are already building their vehicles to use these alternative power options such as hybrid and electric vehicles. We wanted to know more about some of the alternatives being looked at, and here are four that stood out for us...

Posted: Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 14:02

Dads are special for different reasons – mostly because they are complete contradictions. They are strong and strict, but also softies. They are so unfunny you can’t help but laugh. Dads will let you struggle to find an answer, but they are always there to catch you and help you up. Simply put, dads are amazingly special people, and they give...

Posted: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 12:11

Today, most vehicles are fitted with calculators that can estimate what your fuel consumption is, how far you can still travel with the fuel in your car and more. We all know less is more when it comes to fuel consumption (less fuel per kilometre), but how do you calculate it to see when you’re in the less or the more? We’re answering some of...

Posted: Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 11:56

One of the greatest gifts we can leave our children and the generations to follow ours is to leave the planet in a better condition. And with the right tool in hand, such as your phone, you can make a difference. Now, you might think that owning a smartphone is not the best way to go about saving the world, but you already own one (you’re...

Posted: Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 11:32

You need a break, time to recharge your batteries and find your feet again. The best place to do this is to stay at home. Just enjoy your home and see your city. You’ll be amazed at what you find. Unfortunately, it happens so often that a staycation can end up costing you more than going on an actual vacation.

So, what can you do to stay...

Posted: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 09:59