Aug 04

Introduction to Ghostscript

The Context Have you ever run into a situation where you've got a PDF file and want to easily generate an image from one or more of its pages? Or extract its text content? Or merge multiple PDFs? Or convert an image to various raster formats? Yes, sure, there are…
Jul 08

Team Grenade Wins First Round of Parkview Squash Business League 2014

The Grenade squash team (Colin Daniels, Russell Holland, Keenan Visser, Riaan Coetzee, Dylan Groenewald) wrapped up a superb season by winning the first round of the 2014 Parkview Squash Centre Business League on Monday night. The Parkview Squash Centre Monday Business League is one of the strongest and most competitive business leagues in Gauteng. The league consists…
Jun 12

Grenade Redesigns Carte Blanche Website

Are you a criminal, fraudster or general crook? Nor are we, but if we were there would be nothing more terrifying than Devi Sankaree Govender or any other member of the Carte Blanche team knocking at your door. Luckily when we were approached with the prospect of rebuilding the website for one of South Africa's oldest…
Apr 14

Team Grenade Finishes Second in Delta Dash 2014

The Delta Dash is an endurance mountain bike race where solo riders and three-person relay teams attempt to do as many laps around a challenging 5-7km course in 6 hours. All the proceeds from the event go to Delta Park School, a public school for children with learning disabilities. The…
Apr 10

Grenade Joins IAB South Africa

We were really thrilled to find out this week that Grenade's application to join the South African chapter of the IAB was successful. You will now find the IAB logo proudly displayed in our website footer. Here is a description of the IAB if you don't know what it's all…
Mar 19

Hip Hip Grenade

We always celebrate the launch of a new website, especially when it's ours! Our new site went live today and we're very happy with the way that it turned out. Our primary goal was to retain some of the unique character of the previous site while signaling our transformation from…
Mar 07

Team Outing: Go Karting at Kyalami (Pics)

Great day out with the Grenade team and the guys from — at Kyalami Karting Circuit. Can't race on an empty stomach, race machines require fuel... Grenade team and friends. No race track could be ready for what was to come. Individuals hydrating and contemplating race strategy (Not that it helped any). The…
Nov 14
Jul 04

Introducing Amplyfire

We've just launched a new website for our hot new mobile product AmplyFire - a low cost solution for publishing content to smartphones and tablets. Let us know what you think! Visit