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Vodacom details data pricing transformation, social contract with public

By Ryan Noik 10 March 2020

Vodacom today detailed the price cuts to its data bundles that are impending as well as a number of initiatives meant to build a social contract with the public. FULL STORY >

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Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus are now available countrywide

By Staff Writer 20 March 2018

The South Korean manufacturer's latest flagships is now available in South Africa, with the Galaxy S9 costing R15 499 and S9 Plus for R17 999. FULL STORY >

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Galaxy S9 could have stereo speakers, 3D emoji and much bigger price tag

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 14 February 2018

More details about Samsung's upcoming flagship phone surface ahead of its MWC 18 debut. FULL STORY >

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Bitcoin's latest valuation shoots past $15 000

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 8 December 2017

The cryptocurrency continues to surge in value, most recently crossing the $15 000 threshold. FULL STORY >

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Bitcoin passes the $8 000 mark for the first time

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 21 November 2017

Another milestone for the cryptocurrency, surpassing the $8 000 valuation mark earlier this week, and sitting steadily above it. FULL STORY >

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Smartphone sales in SA rise 28% as average selling price falls

By Press Release 21 November 2017

South African smartphone sales climbed 28% year-on-year to 3 million units in the third quarter of 2017, while basic mobile phone sales were up 6% to 1.6 million units for the same period, according to point of sale tracking data... FULL STORY >

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The next frontier: Price Comparison Engine Optimisation

By Press Release 20 November 2017

Since the internet was born, retailers were gifted with a new way to connect with consumers. The ability to engage online through websites and social media, meant retailers could now communicate exclusive deals and therefore drive feet... FULL STORY >

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EA cuts back on pricing for select heroes in Star Wars Battlefront II

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 14 November 2017

The developer has listened to fans, and decreased the cost of purchasing heroes for Star Wars Battlefront II. FULL STORY >

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Essential Phone gets a sweet price cut

By Staff Writer 24 October 2017

If you want to compete with the big boys, you can’t just step into the ring and think you’re going to knock them out. FULL STORY >

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Snapchat's slow growth rate not sitting well with investors

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 11 May 2017

Despite clocking 166 million daily active users, Snapchat still trails behind Instagram Stories, and the company is unsure if it will ever make a profit. FULL STORY >

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PriceCheck launches online car listing and comparison service

By Press Release 10 April 2017

Clicking your way to a brand-new car is a cinch, thanks to improved online platforms enhancing our e-shopping abilities. FULL STORY >

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Blackview: More than just value for money smartphones

By Staff Writer 1 September 2016

Blackview’s local distributor aims to be the go-to brand for consumers making the move from feature phones to smartphones. FULL STORY >

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Apple to increase App Store prices in SA and others because of exchange rate

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 19 January 2016

The current US exchange rate is about to affect our smart devices, with Apple set to increase the price of apps in South Africa, Canada, New Zealand and other countries this Friday. FULL STORY >

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HTC's One A9 will receive a $100 price increase after initial launch in the States

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 27 October 2015

When HTC unveiled its new One A9 smartphone last week, it was priced at $400. That price will change after the initial launch of the device in the States, with a further $100 added on. FULL STORY >

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PlayStation 4 price drops in South Africa

By Staff Writer 21 October 2015

Good news if you are on the prowl for a PS4 locally. Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has announced that the PlayStation 4 with 500 GB hard disk drive (originally priced at R5 999.99) will now be available in South Africa at the new recommended retail... FULL STORY >

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