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iPhone 7, 7 Plus and Apple Watch Series 2 coming to SA on 14 October

Apple's newly minted smartphone, phablet and smartwatch all arrive in South Africa on 14 October.

Dishonored 2 playable a day before release for those that pre-ordered

Bethesda adds more incentive to pre-order Dishonored 2, with the game being playable a day before its 11 November release.

Nintendo introduces the Famicom Mini console to Japan

Not content with letting the rest of the world have all the fun, Nintendo unveils a custom Famicom Mini console exclusive to Japan.

BMW uses Paris Motor Show to debut the hybrid-coupe X2 Concept

With the automotive world's eyes on the Paris Motor Show, BMW has used it to debut a new X2 Concept.
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Mercedes-Benz unpacks its Generation EQ plans at Paris Motor Show

30 September 2016

The Paris Motor Show appears to have a significant focus on all-electric cars, as Mercedes-Benz too details its Generation EQ plans.

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Physical QWERTY keyboard smartphones still a possibility for BlackBerry

30 September 2016

After news circulated about BlackBerry no longer producing its own smartphones, CEO John Chen clarifies the company's position.

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Google, Facebook and three others have joined forces for AI partnership

29 September 2016

A collaborative effort between Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon and IBM, the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society, will focus on AI best practices and standards.

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Volkswagen unveils all-electric I.D concept at Paris Motor Show

29 September 2016

A mix of Golf and Jetta with an all-electric powerplant, VW's I.D concept can reportedly muster 600 kilometres off a single full charge.

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Final Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them trailer appears

29 September 2016

J.K Rowling's latest work to make its way onto the silver screen, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, gets one final trailer before November release.

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Marvel teases the multiverse in new Doctor Strange TV spot

29 September 2016

Arriving in cinemas in late October, the latest TV spot for Doctor Strange shows a film that deals not only with magic, but the multiverse too.

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SpaceX's mission to Mars a bit clearer with Interplanetary rocket unveiling

28 September 2016

Elon Musk is a busy man, as the head of SpaceX showcased the company's Interplanetary Transport System for missions to colonise Mars.

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This year's PlayStation Experience reportedly moving to California in December

28 September 2016

Originally started in 2014, PlayStation Experience has been moving to various US cities. This year's event is said to be taking place in California.

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Upcoming security update will address iOS 10's backup flaw says Apple

28 September 2016

After confirming that its backup system on iOS 10 is vulnerable, Apple says a security update to address the issue is on the way.

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Google reportedly planning Andromeda OS Pixel 3 notebook for Q3 2017

27 September 2016

Likely the first device to sport Google's Android and Chrome mashup OS, Andromeda, sources say a Pixel 3 nicknamed notebook will land in Q3 next year.

movie reviews

Blair Witch

22 September 2016

Blair Witch is a terrifying ordeal and a strong redux.

playstation 4

PES 2017

16 September 2016

Another strong showing from Konami when it comes to gameplay, but the bells and whistles are still missing from PES 2017.

computer

Woven - Pre-Alpha quick look

16 September 2016

For better or worse, crowd-funded games are all the rage these days, from behemoths like Star Citizen to the hundreds of indie games jockeying for position on Kickstarter. We recently had the opportunity to take a look...

smartphones

Sony Xperia E5

13 September 2016

Despite serving up a number of solid specs, the Xperia E5 arrives on the scene when a number of great mid-range devices are already on the market. Ultimately, Sony's option is not a clear standout.

outdoor

Puma Ignite Dual

9 September 2016

We’ve said it before that Puma doesn’t do boring shoes, with the latest case in point being the extremely swanky Ignite Dual, a shoe that you don’t really want to take to the road since they just look so damn fine.

smartphones

Blackview BV6000

6 September 2016

As rugged a smartphone as they come. Don't be fooled by the BV600's exterior, however, it's a solid mid-range performer in its own right.

movie reviews

Star Trek Beyond

26 August 2016

Star Trek Beyond takes the director's chair away from J.J. Abrams - is Justin Lin up to the challenge?

smartphones

4 things to like about the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

19 August 2016

R3 800 can't buy you a whole lot of phone in the midrange market these days, but Xiaomi has come up with a phablet that looks smart, performs well and offers excellent value for money.

smartphones

Huawei P9

19 August 2016

With the P9, Huawei finally decided to stop pretending and commit themselves fully to the high-end smartphone market.

notebook and tablet pcs

Acer Switch Alpha 12

17 August 2016

The Switch Alpha 12 is one of Acer's newer 2-in-1 offerings, and a premium option at that. Priced at R15 000, it is still a few niggles away from perfection.

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