news

Marvel details every Iron Man suit ever in new animated series

Ever been curious about Tony Stark's Iron Man suits? Well Marvel just began an animated series to detail each and every one.

Twitter announces the arrival of stickers for users to edit photos

Taking a cue from other popular social media platforms, Twitter announces new stickers for users to decorate and edit their photos before posting.

Facebook debuts new event listings for 10 American cities

Curated by humans, and providing a weekend social calendar of sorts, Facebook announces its new Featured Events list.

Microsoft unveils limited edition Game of Thrones-styled Xbox One

Because even a Westerosi knight enjoys a bit of Xbox on the odd occasion.
NEWS

TechSmart's Mike Joubert on Pretoria FM talking about Huawei

27 June 2016

Catch this interview with TechSmart's Mike Joubert talking about his recent trip to Huawei's head office in Shenzhen, China.

NEWS

Phablet Fray: Huawei Mate 8 vs. Apple iPhone 6s Plus

27 June 2016

Not simply about real estate, phablets must be efficient devices in and out of the office, as well as sport great cameras and specs. We see how the Huawei Mate 8 and Apple iPhone 6s Plus measure up.

NEWS

Google rumoured to have non-Nexus branded smartphone in the works

27 June 2016

No longer leveraging the designs of other smartphone makers, rumours suggest Google will have a non-Nexus branded device ready for release sometime this year.

NEWS

Sonic receiving game in 2017 to mark his 25th anniversary

27 June 2016

Everyone's favourite Hedgehog is celebrating his 25th anniversary this year, and to mark the occasion, a special edition game is being launched next year.

NEWS

India has a $4 smartphone called the Freedom 251

27 June 2016

Putting its Chinese rivals to shame, the Freedom 251 could be the best value for money smartphone to date at $4.

NEWS

Mercedes-Benz' new AMG GT-R is a 430 kW track day monster

27 June 2016

Forget electric and autonomous vehicles for a moment, and delight in the joy that is Mercedes-Benz' new AMG GT-R, developed in "Green Hell".

NEWS

Uber reportedly doing away with ambiguity of surge pricing

24 June 2016

The bane for many users of the Uber app, reports suggest the company could be doing away with the ambiguity of surge pricing. Let's hope so.

NEWS

New teaser arrives ahead of Mr. Robot season two

24 June 2016

With the highly anticipated second season for the critically acclaimed Mr. Robot only a few weeks away (13 July in US), a new teaser has arrived to get fans talking.

NEWS

WhatsApp surpasses 100 million calls per day milestone

24 June 2016

Not simply an instant messaging tool, WhatsApp also facilitates a number of phone calls too, recently passing the 100 million call per day mark.

NEWS

ICON starts bigger and better than before

24 June 2016

Gamers and geeks rejoice, the ICON Comics and Games Convention this year looks like the biggest yet, by far. Moving to the much larger Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand, ICON is set to start today, ending Sunday...

outdoor

Review: Puma Ignite Speed 600

27 June 2016

If there is one thing Puma doesn’t do, it’s design boring shoes, with the latest Ignite Speed 600 is another case in point.

smartphones

Sony Xperia X

22 June 2016

The Xperia X from Sony has plenty of enviable elements, but a R12 000 price tag (32 GB) means it's not the best value for money option available at the moment.

smartphones

Alcatel Onetouch Pop Star (3G)

13 June 2016

The Pop Star is the other half of Alcatel's new entry-level to mid-range offerings, but its lack of LTE could prove a true hurdle down the line.

smartphones

Alcatel Onetouch Go Play

7 June 2016

Even at R3 500, the Go Play from Alcatel finds itself up against some stiff competition in the entry-level to mid-range smartphone ranks.

smartphones

Xiaomi Mi5

3 June 2016

Stylish and filled with great specs - for R8000? Xiaomi has themselves a winner with the Mi5 (but it's still a bit buggy).

smartphones

Huawei Mate 8

31 May 2016

If Chinese manufacturer Huawei was not being taken seriously by its competitors, the new Mate 8 phablet serves as undeniable proof that it should be. But should you buy it now?

audio

Bang & Olufsen BeoPlay A2

26 May 2016

It might be the middle child, but the BeoPlay A2 should not be glossed over as it too delivers a solid mix of sound and build quality.

movie reviews

X-Men: Apocalypse

20 May 2016

Despite injecting some much needed new blood into the latest installment of the X-Men franchise, Apocalypse lacks some of the excitement and nuanced storyline one hopes for.

playstation 4

Ratchet and Clank (PS4)

12 May 2016

Ratchet and Clank makes the leap to PS4, but brings the heart of what made its predecessors so entertaining with it.

movie reviews

Ratchet and Clank movie

12 May 2016

The question mark hanging over the movie, especially for fans, is whether Ratchet and Clank can replicate the enjoyment offered by the games on the big screen?

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