news

Local content creators unite for charity on 27 July

The Nexus Hub, in collaboration with select partners, has announced the CREATORS UNITED initiative.

Mortal Kombat 11 Pro Kompetition - win R30k and trip to Dublin

The South African Season One grand final is taking place this month at Protea Hotel Fire & Ice in Menlyn, and there’s still places available to bag...

rAge 2019 gets a new look, tickets go on sale

There’s a lot of competition these days when it comes to gaming/geek exhibitions, but as one of the firsts, we still have a soft spot for rAge.

Microsoft, Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and National Geographic offering $100 000 to save the planet

There is up to $100 000 (approx. R1.4 million) support being offered to those working on an artificial intelligence solution that is aimed to...
NEWS

Iconic William Shatner coming to South Africa

15 July 2019

William Shatner, the man who made T.J. Hooker a household name locally, is coming to South Africa.

NEWS

Virus inspired by The Matrix attacks mobile devices

12 July 2019

CheckPoint has identified an insidious new virus doing the rounds, called Agent Smith, after the villain in The Matrix.

NEWS

Puma brings in LQD Cell tech for new training shoes

12 July 2019

According to Puma, LQD Cell is versatile technology, which depending on the product’s needs, is mixed with PUMA’s proprietary energy-returning foams in different regions of the foot.

NEWS

Samsung awarded most admired brand ahead of Note 10, Tab S6 launch

12 July 2019

Samsung appears to be on a roll again, garnering recognition as Africa's most admired brand.

NEWS

Canon debuts two new PowerShot G series compact cameras

10 July 2019

Good news for photographers and content creators who like high performance compact cameras would be that that Canon has announced a new PowerShot G model. Even better news is that it has announced two of them.

NEWS

Spotify introduces Spotify Lite for older devices

9 July 2019

Not everyone has the latest and greatest smartphone at their disposal, and in recognition of this fact, Spotify has introduced Spotify Lite, a version of the popular streaming music platform that works on older devices...

NEWS

Vodacom launches VodaPay Masterpass app for safe, convenient digital payments

9 July 2019

It’s some good news for Vodacom users as the company launched its VodaPay Masterpass this week.

NEWS

Audi South Africa launches virtual reality customer private lounge

9 July 2019

Emerging technologies are just about everywhere today, from financial institutions and hotels to one’s living room. The latest foray where virtual reality is making its mark? The car dealership floor.

NEWS

Jaguar Land Rover tech helps reduce stress via AI

9 July 2019

Here’s something that might alleviate the stress of driving in bumper-to-bumper traffic.

NEWS

Sandman comic gets a Netflix series

5 July 2019

American Gods, Good Omens and now this.

appliances

Quick review: Hobot Leegee-668 vacuum mop robot

12 July 2019

We all need a helping hand now and then, especially when it comes to cleaning the house. The Hobot Leegee-668 vacuum mop robot does certainly help in this regard.

outdoor

Folomov 18650S flashlight

10 July 2019

The Folomov 18650S is small enough to drop in your manbag/pants pocket with the rest of your Everyday Carry (EDC) gear, without giving an inch when it comes to doing the hard work

outdoor

Huawei Watch GT Active

21 June 2019

A decent watch at a decent price, but faced with a serious disability.

smartphones

Galaxy Note 9

10 May 2019

Still the best smartphone for creatives

appliances

Philips AquaTouch S1070

12 April 2019

The AquaTouch S1070 hails from Philips’ established stable of shavers. Does it get the job done?

smartphones

Samsung Galaxy Watch LTE

29 March 2019

Is the eSIM version of the Galaxy Watch the wearable that can win your wrist?

data storage

LaCie 5 TB Rugged hard drive

25 March 2019

LaCie's 5 TB Rugged portable external hard drive encases a capacious hard drive in a thick foam for extra protection, aiming to be your new best friend in the digital age.

smartphones

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus

18 March 2019

Samsung's Galaxy S10 Plus is here, but does it deliver as much as was expected of it?

appliances

DeskStand Jumbo

8 March 2019

Finding a good looking one at a reasonable price can be difficult. Enter Cape Town company DeskStand.

outdoor

Puma Hybrid Runner

25 January 2019

Puma has produced a number of good running shoes in the past. However, they have some new designs and perhaps more importantly, a new cushioning system in the works.

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