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The iPhone XR - Not as affordable as you might have hoped

The iPhone XR, Apple’s supposed cheap phone, is now open for pre-orders.

Huawei Connect 2018: Using technology to transform banking Part 1

Amongst the many highlights of Huawei’s Connect 2018 conference, held in Shanghai, China last week, was an intriguing interview with Jason Cao, the...

New Safety Toolkit introduced by Uber coming locally

Uber is set to double down on safety and roll out Safety Toolkit for riders and drivers across 38 countries, including South Africa.

Story for Glass laid bare in trailer 2

The second trailer for the movie paints a much clearer picture of what will be going down.
NEWS

Hauwei Connect 2018: Using AI to detect cancer

17 October 2018

At the Huawei Connect 2018 conference, held in Shanghai last week, one of the many tangible applications of the use of AI that was explored was how the technology can be used in the healthcare sector.

NEWS

Huawei Connect 2018: Ten Keys to make AI work Part 2

17 October 2018

Artificial intelligence has been a hot topic for several years, but at Huawei Connect 2018, held in Shanghai, China, this past week, the company laid out several keys that could bridge the gap from extolling its...

NEWS

Huawei Connect 2018: Ten Keys to make AI work Part 1

16 October 2018

A particularly interesting discussion at Huawei Connect 2018, held in Shanghai, China last week, revolved around the ten factors that the company believes are needed to realise artificial intelligence.

NEWS

Huawei Connect 2018 Part 2: Strategies for a new era

16 October 2018

One of the main points covered in depth at Huawei Connect 2018, held this past week in Shanghai, China, was the breadth of positive changes that a broader deployment of artificial intelligence can bring. Additionally,...

NEWS

Puma set to launch Hybrid Rocket Desert and Runner Desert

16 October 2018

Hybrid Runner Desert and Hybrid Rocket Desert combine gold and Hybrid Foam

NEWS

Huawei Connect 2018 Part 1: AI, and the future, now

15 October 2018

Huawei’s Connect 2018 event, which took place in Shanghai, China this past week, firmly focused on artificial intelligence (AI), and the real world ways in which the technology can improve our lives.

NEWS

Tank Girl birthday presents at Humble Bundle

12 October 2018

Her 30th birthday celebrated in style.

NEWS

LEGO DC Super-Villains gives you the chance to be the baddy

12 October 2018

Always fun and entertaining, the latest Lego title to hit gaming systems will be DC Super-Villains which received a new and we suppose final trailer.

NEWS

Stephen King’s Pet Sematary gets a trailer

11 October 2018

Stephen King is so hot right now. There’s a string of series and remakes with his name on it, while we have now been treated with a trailer for the new Pet Sematary, arguably one of the more frightening works in his...

NEWS

Netflix Hacks to get the most out of your subscription

10 October 2018

With the new seasons of BoJack Horseman and American Vandal, plus the excellent Norm Macdonald Has a Show, there’s a lot to watch on Netflix currently.

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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