news

Apple Series 4 Watch gets priced, local pre-orders open tomorrow

The local iStore has announced that pre-orders are about to open, with prices also provided.

Horror fans - Netflix’s Apostle gets first trailer

Dan Stevens first appeared on our radar as David Haller in Legion, and had us thinking that this is an actor we would like to see more of in something...

MTN Asphalt Cup winner announced at Comic Con Africa

The finals of the MTN Asphalt Cup, in partnership with Gameloft, was held at the first Comic Con Africa this past weekend.

Captain Marvel - the hero we need to defeat Thanos?

A new Marvel hero makes her way to the big screen, with the first trailer dropping for Captain Marvel.
NEWS

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey post launch plan is epic

18 September 2018

Details of Assassin's Creed Odyssey post launch content have been revealed.

NEWS

Gambling regulators unite to shut the lid on loot boxes

18 September 2018

Fifteen gambling regulators across Europe, and the Washington State Gambling Commission, have signed an agreement to work together to address concerns about where gaming ends and gambling begins.

NEWS

Interview: Ama.Zing innovation bridges the diaspora divide

14 September 2018

At its best, technology offers a viable way to answer human problems that need to be solved. That is exactly what the newly introduced Ama.Zing coins do.

NEWS

What happens if Earth falls to Aliens? Captured State trailer drops

14 September 2018

Here’s an interesting premise: Aliens invade and capture Earth and life, for the most, part carries on.

NEWS

Falcon’s flight cancelled to Comic Con

14 September 2018

Damn, talk about events halfway across the world that has an impact here. Anthony Mackie, better perhaps know as Falcon from The Avengers, has withdrawn from Comic Con Africa due to Hurricane Florence.

NEWS

MTN now supporting Voice over LTE in South Africa

13 September 2018

Joining Vodacom in supporting Voice over LTE (VoLTE) in South Africa is MTN, who has announced that the service will be available from today for customers with select smartphones.

NEWS

JSE Interview: Technology being used to grow an investment culture

13 September 2018

Can technology, and renewed interest in emerging trends like cryptocurrency, counter an investment culture? Mpho Ledwaba, head of marketing at the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) believes so.

NEWS

BlackBerry Key2 now available in SA

13 September 2018

The world of touch-and-type isn’t done yet if BlackBerry has anything to do with it.

NEWS

Interview with Anish Shivdasani: Part 2 - Finding the potential in the pain

12 September 2018

In part 2 of our interview with Anish Shivdasani, the founder of Giraffe, we consider how South Africa can realise its potential.

NEWS

Interview with Anish Shivdasani: Part 1 - Creating a new business in difficult times

12 September 2018

Anish Shivdasani, CEO and cofounder of Giraffe explains the fundamentals of starting a new business in South Africa, and what entrepreneurs need to know to be successful in the current economic environment.

smartphones

Cat S61 rugged smartphone

3 August 2018

For the S61, Cat managed to cram in even more features, proving itself not only rugged but also handy.

software general

Google Podcasts App

24 July 2018

Surely a product developed by Google must do better than apps already available? Unfortunately the verdict is that it’s pretty average.

audio

Xqisit oE400 Active Noise Cancellation Bluetooth Headphones

16 July 2018

Locally there is another player in the market that does make a good job with putting ANC headphones into a more affordable price bracket.

smartphones

Samsung Galaxy A6+

8 July 2018

The Samsung A6+ a big phone for a decent price, at least on contract with some of the cellular service providers. Here are few things to note about this midrange contender.

data storage

Synology DiskStation DS418play

15 June 2018

Synology's DiskStation DS418play is a mighty media server, but is it right for you?

outdoor

Fitbit Versa

13 June 2018

A great addition to the Fitbit range, the Versa is unobtrusive and gets the job done.

smartphones

LG G7 ThinQ

8 June 2018

The latest offering from LG feels like every other new Android flagship on the market, and as such cannot distinguish itself from the competition.

notebook and tablet pcs

Acer Swift 5

23 May 2018

Ultra lightweight with a good display and reasonable price tag, the only thing missing from the Acer Swift 5 is a bit more processing power to make it a great all-round notebook.

movie reviews

Deadpool 2

18 May 2018

The merc's second outing don't quite reach the heights of the first, but the addition of more Marvel characters help to ensure that insanity, violence and fourth-wall breaks remain intact.

smartphones

Mint Connect Pearl Neo

11 May 2018

At R799, the Mint Pearl Neo is designed for great value for money, but the onboard specifications will likely prompt you to opt for something a bit more expensive.

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