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Nine best trailers of the week: 18 Aug 2017

This week served up nine noteworthy trailers, with documentaries, biopics, horror and small screen superheroes all featuring.

Roster revealed for WWE 2K18

2K Games confirms the roster of superstars that will appear in WWE 2K18.

Quake Champions gets early access 22 August

The next multiplayer first-person shooter from Bethesda will end its closed beta status and enter early access on 22 August.

Snow, taxi strike and Grace Mugabe trend in local Google search

The cold front that hit SA on Wednesday, football, the latest taxi strike and Grace Mugabe trended on Google SA this week as winter made a determined...
NEWS

Latest LG V30 leak gives us best look yet at forthcoming flagship

17 August 2017

The leakers are at it again, as a comprehensive set of images surface for LG's V30 flagship phone ahead of the official 31 August unveiling.

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Crackdown 3 not launching with Xbox One X

17 August 2017

There’s one less launch title to look forward to when the Xbox One X launches on 7 November this year.

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Apple’s Cook condemns hate-filled Charlottesville protest

17 August 2017

Tim Cook also announces contributions from Apple to Southern Poverty Law Center and the Anti-Defamation League.

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HMD Global unveils Nokia 8 flagship with focus on camera and audio

17 August 2017

As expected, HMD Global unveiled its new flagship, the Nokia 8, in London last night. Featuring top notch specs, it also introduces a few firsts for a mobile device, according to the company.

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FCC filing details possible features for Google Pixel 2

16 August 2017

If a recent FCC filing is to be believed, Google's Pixel 2 may be "squeezable".

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Alexa ports to Ultimate Ears' speakers, but only on Android for now

16 August 2017

Speaker manufacturer, Ultimate Ears, confirms the latest voice-integrated assistant coming to two of its offerings - the Boom 2 and Megaboom.

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Intel reveals new Ice Lake 10 nanometer chip

16 August 2017

Intel unveils the successor to its 8th Gen Core offering.

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4K-touting StarCraft: Remastered now ready for purchase

16 August 2017

A much beloved classic makes its return, this time touting 4K quality.

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Private beta for Call of Duty: WWII kicks off 25 August

16 August 2017

Taking place over two separate weekends, the private beta for Call of Duty: WWII will showcase new maps and the War mode that the fully fledged title will feature.

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Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 will let you 'Do What You Can't' in latest teaser vid

15 August 2017

The latest teaser vid for the Galaxy Note 8 places on emphasis on being able to do more things on a bigger device. Will it just be a swollen S8 with an S Pen then?

audio

iFrogz Coda wireless headphones

17 August 2017

At about R350 the iFrogz Coda wireless headphones performs as it should, but comfort is an issue.

smartphones

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

11 August 2017

The Xperia XZ Premium is a smartphone brimming with features and potential. As a flagship phone, however, it lacks the nuance to be the best offering on the market.

movie reviews

Atomic Blonde

28 July 2017

Neon lit and brimming with brutal action, Atomic Blonde is more skop, skiet and donder than the slick Cold War-era espionage flick you may be looking for.

movie reviews

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

21 July 2017

While Valerian will pass the time with its beautiful cast, spectrum of colour and wonderful visuals, it's a fairly mindless exercise.

movie reviews

Baby Driver

21 July 2017

While it could fall into the same traps as action/crime films of a similar genre, Baby Driver's soundtrack and use of music makes for a refreshing viewing experience.

notebook and tablet pcs

Toshiba Portégé X30

12 July 2017

Toshiba's newest Portégé X30 notebook is extremely light and yet boasts impressive power, making it potentially travelers and business users' new best friend.

movie reviews

Spider-Man: Homecoming

30 June 2017

One of the better Spider-Man films in recent memory, Homecoming does suffer from a bit too much MCU influence. Luckily, there's plenty of laughs and antics to compensate.

outdoor

Airwheel C5 multimedia helmet

21 June 2017

A step up from your standard bike helmet, the Airwheel C5 is fill to the brim with technology, and has a price tag to match.

outdoor

Hi-Tec Altitude OX i WP (wheat)

15 June 2017

The Altitude OX from Hi-Tec combine great looks with some serious capabilities to handle both the urban and the natural jungles.

outdoor

Airwheel R5 smart e-bike

14 June 2017

Designed with short hauls in mind, the R5 e-bike from Airwheel won't replace your traditional bike, but is still an intriguing way to get around.

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