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IBM has a new “Road Buddy”

IBM has announced that its entrepreneur programme is gaining momentum in South Africa, with the company noting that it is driving innovation in the South African start-up community. The programme has helped produce a new vehicle alert system and mobile application called “Road Buddy.

Top 6 Hot Hatches

Part of the reason why hot hatches hold such a soft spot for petrolheads, is their ability to deliver a more visceral experience that drivers can't...

Geek News Highlights - The Awaiting Comic-Con Edition

This week's geek news is dominated by stories revolving around the San Diego Comic-Con as our own Moray Rhoda prepares a panel discussion on the local...

Columinate report details SA's online shopping trends

Columinate has released the results of its first-ever online shopping ‘SITEisfaction’ Survey report for South Africa, identifying local consumers...
NEWS

Know Your Anime: Naruto

21 July 2014

Action, adventure and fantasy are always a nice combination to have in any anime, when you add shinobi (or ninjas) to the mix, it gets even more awesome. This week we bring you one of the most loved shinobi in the...

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MSI GE60 Apache LE

21 July 2014

MSI’s GE60 Apache LE notebook is a beastly gaming notebook at an affordable price, bringing gamers extreme performance that’s also easy on their budget.

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Ford Go Further details roadmap for 2014 and beyond

18 July 2014

The Ford Go Further event held in the Sandton Convention Centre is an African first, with the automotive manufacturer detailing its past success, and future plans for South African drivers and dealers alike.

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MasterCard launches MasterPass in South Africa

18 July 2014

MasterCard marked its first foray into the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region by launching its MasterPass offering in South Africa in Rosebank this week.

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Gaming News Roundup: The Way Ahead Edition

18 July 2014

In this week’s GNR: Uncharted news emerges, Lords of the Fallen is dated and Doom details come to light.

NEWS

The Businessman’s Guide to: CYCLING

18 July 2014

If you haven’t yet heard the rumours around the water cooler, let us confirm it beyond a shadow of a doubt. It is true - cycling is indeed the new golf. And not only is it the new golf, it is also very swiftly becoming...

NEWS

Top Productivity Apps

18 July 2014

There only so many hours in the day, and you often need a helping hand to get the most out of them. Here's our roundup of the best Apps that help you do just that.

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Book Review: Creativity, Inc.

18 July 2014

It’s not very often that you come across a virtual goldmine of inspiration, but Creativity, Inc. along with being an entertaining read, is also a rich reservoir of business insight.

NEWS

Go Speed Racers, Go!

17 July 2014

There is more to a sporty two-door coupé than simply fitting it with a large, powerful engine. They also have to be able to turn heads for the right reasons, as well as reflect a certain level of quality and evoke envy...

NEWS

Geek News Highlights: The Geekfest Edition

16 July 2014

In this week’s Geek News Highlights: Icon 2014 taking place this weekend, Daniel Radcliffe grows Horns and Thor to receive a gender reassignment.

notebook and tablet pcs

Aorus X7 v2

17 July 2014

If you have been searching for a gaming and desktop replacement notebook that regards compromise as a foreign concept, then your quest is at an end - consider the Aorus X7 your now found holy grail.

digital cams and camcoders

Olympus OM-D E-M10

4 July 2014

If you can’t afford the awesome E-M1, the E-M10 might just be your next favourite mirrorless from Olympus.

audio

Jawbone Mini Jambox

30 June 2014

The Mini Jambox from Jawbone is an exquisitely beautiful portable speaker with a surprisingly crisp and sharp performance to match. Is that enough to set it apart in an already saturated market?

audio visual

Leap Motion

30 June 2014

The Leap Motion controller aims to enhance PC and notebook users’ experience through intuitive gesture recognition. It shows plenty of potential, but ultimately needs a stronger developer ecosystem.

notebook and tablet pcs

Quick Review - Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2

24 June 2014

Windows 8 tablets seem to be growing and maturing into their skin, with the latest evidence of this coming from Lenovo’s ThinkPad Tablet 2.

computer

Wolfenstein: The New Order

23 June 2014

Wolfenstein, the titular Nazi-killing simulator is back with a new installment, as gamers again face off against the goose-stepping menace. This time however, it’s not World War 2 we’re fighting, in fact, it is the...

notebook and tablet pcs

Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet

18 June 2014

We've been noticeably impressed with Sony's range of Xperia Smartphones of late, now to see how its tablets fare as an Android-powered alternative to the iPad.

audio

Philips Sound Shooter

4 June 2014

The portable and diminutive Sound Shooter Bluetooth speaker from Philips is designed to look like a grenade. So does dynamite come in small packages or is this one a dud?

smartphones

Nokia Lumia 1320

3 June 2014

The Lumia 1320 is another one of Nokia's 6" phablet devices, and a lesser specced version of the Lumia 1520. We find out whether or not it suffers from the same issues its big brother does.

digital cams and camcoders

Quick Review: Canon EOS 1200D

3 June 2014

Canon tries to entice first-time DSLR buyers with a solid offering that comes with its own app.

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