news

Tickets for rAge Expo 2018 go on sale 1 May

Back for its 16th year, tickets for rAge Expo 2018 go on sale on 1 May, with the event happening 5 to 7 October.

Sony Xperia XZ2

Another in a long line of solid phones from Sony, the Xperia XZ2 is only a handful of changes away from being the best value for money flagship so far...

Snapchat ready to test new unskippable ads for some of its shows

The test ads called 'Commercials' will be placed on a select number of shows on Snapchat.

Microsoft follows Google and Facebook in removing pistol emoji

With the gun debate intensifying in the US, Microsoft takes a cue from other companies and decides to ditch its pistol emoji for something less...
NEWS

Volvo wants half its car sales to be electric by 2025

26 April 2018

The Swedish carmaker has set itself an ambitious goal for the next seven years.

NEWS

Smartphone Camera Test: Sony Xperia XZ2

25 April 2018

Boasting a similar camera setup to the XZ Premium, TechSmart got the chance to test out the 4K HDR video recording and 960 fps super slow-mo on the new Sony Xperia XZ2.

NEWS

NetApp: Data unlocks the stars

24 April 2018

It is fitting that NetApp’s latest event was held at the Joburg Observatory,because it seems like as far as the applications for smart usage of data is concerned, the sky is the limit.

NEWS

Jason Momoa confirmed for Comic Con Africa 2018

24 April 2018

The Aquaman and Game of Thrones actor is set to join the action for the continent's first Comic Con in September.

NEWS

YouTube says it removed 8.3 million videos during Q4 2017

24 April 2018

The platform's first community guidelines report details the removal of 8.3 million videos between October and December 2017.

NEWS

LG G7 ThinQ shown from every angle in latest leaked pic

24 April 2018

The South Korean manufacturer's upcoming device gets revealed in all its glory.

NEWS

The symbiote breaks cover in new Venom trailer

24 April 2018

The first fully fledged trailer for Venom leaves little to the imagination as we get to see the symbiote in action.

NEWS

Bungie to detail Destiny 2's Warmind DLC later today

24 April 2018

The upcoming DLC is set to head back to Mars, with Bungie revealing all the details via a Twitch live stream at 19:00 (SAST) tonight.

NEWS

BMW teases all-electric iX3 for Beijing Auto Show

23 April 2018

The China-based Auto Show will see BMW unveil their first all-electric SUV.

NEWS

Wikipedia adds page previews to its platform

23 April 2018

The latest addition is one of the biggest changes that Wikipedia has gone under in recent times.

movie reviews

Avengers: Infinity War

25 April 2018

A movie event 10 years in the making, Avengers: Infinity War has delivered on the promise that Marvel has billed for it, serving up action, banter and shocks aplenty.

playstation 4

God of War

23 April 2018

Kratos and his son's venture into Norse mythology is a brave new step for the God of War titles, producing one of the best games of the year, and perhaps in franchise history.

smartphones

Sony Xperia L2

19 April 2018

A decent device for cost-savvy users, but the Xperia L2 from Sony does little to stand out in a sea of mid-range phones.

smartphones

Samsung Galaxy S9

9 April 2018

The S9 is Samsung's best Galaxy to date, making several subtle improvements on its predecessor and betting big on camera.

playstation 4

Far Cry 5

4 April 2018

A game immense in both scale and storyline, Far Cry 5 suffers only from a handful of bugs and slightly repetitive gameplay in an otherwise great gaming experience.

notebook and tablet pcs

HP ZBook 15u 4G

23 March 2018

The ZBook 15u 4G is a solid workhorse, but at R20k this notebook could benefit from a few more bells and whistles.

movie reviews

Ready Player One

22 March 2018

A big screen romp filled with awesome CGI and a ton of pop culture references, but Ready Player One may not be what fans of Ernest Cline's bestselling novel are hoping for.

outdoor

DJI Spark

13 March 2018

The Spark may be one of DJI's cheaper drones, but a relatively short flight time may leave hobbyists wanting more.

outdoor

Hi-Tec OX Discovery Mid I Wp

13 March 2018

Are Hi-Tec's latest your new best (hiking) friend this Autumn?

smartphones

Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra

6 March 2018

Making several small updates where it counts compared to its predecessor, the XA2 Ultra presents a solid case for savvy consumers.

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Bitcoin's surge (62 votes)
The rise of A.I. (20 votes)
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