Apple iOS 7 adoption rate exceeds 70%

By Ryan Noik 9 December 2013

Apple has managed to avoid the iOS fragmentation pitfall, reporting that nearly three-quarters of its users are on iOS 7. FULL STORY >


Android to overtake iOS as top tablet platform

By Hanleigh Daniels 13 March 2013

IDC revises its 2013 global tablet shipment forecast, as low-cost, smaller devices are expected to give sales a shot in the arm. FULL STORY >


RIM to rename BBX to BlackBerry 10 OS

By Hanleigh Daniels 8 December 2011

Canadian smartphone and tablet maker Research In Motion will be changing the name of its forthcoming new mobile platform from BBX to BlackBerry 10 following a lawsuit. FULL STORY >


Mobile operating systems come under scrutiny

By Ryan Noik 4 August 2011

According to a report released this week by market research firm Canalys, Google's Android operating system is staking its claim as the predominant smartphone platform. FULL STORY >


MeeGo operating Nokia N9 coming to SA

By Hanleigh Daniels 2 August 2011

Nokia fans can rejoice, as the MeeGo running Nokia N9 will be getting its Finnish passport stamped by South African passport control authorities soon. FULL STORY >


China's Alibaba OS takes on Google, Apple

By Ryan Noik 29 July 2011

Android and iOS could be faced with a competitor to their mobile operating system dominance. FULL STORY >


More details of the Nokia-Microsoft deal emerge

By Hanleigh Daniels 8 March 2011

Nokia is reportedly receiving a billion dollars from Microsoft to produce handsets powered by Windows Phone OS. FULL STORY >


Gingerbread coming to Samsung Galaxy S

By Hanleigh Daniels 4 March 2011

An official Android 2.3 Gingerbread build has reportedly been developed for the Samsung Galaxy S (at least for the European models). FULL STORY >


Apple unveils the iPad 2

By Hanleigh Daniels 3 March 2011

Following the launch of a plethora of new Android Honeycomb-running tablets during the 2011 Mobile World Congress, Apple introduces its iPad 2. FULL STORY >


Tech News Round-up - part 2 - My name is Facebook edition

By Hanleigh Daniels 25 February 2011

Lenovo join Sony and Apple in announcing its latest notebook range in part 2 of this week's Tech News Round-up, with a new Symbian^3 UI reportedly in the works. FULL STORY >


Nokia motivation for Microsoft OS move

By Hanleigh Daniels 15 February 2011

Nokia's CEO explains the motivation behind the company's new strategic partnership with Microsoft. FULL STORY >


SE unveils Xperia pro and Xperia neo

By Hanleigh Daniels 14 February 2011

SE announces two Android 2.3-powered smartphones in the wake of the Xperia arc. FULL STORY >


Tech News Round-up - Mobile world edition

By Hanleigh Daniels 11 February 2011

HP unveils two new webOS-running smartphones in this week's Tech News Round-up, whilst RIM plans to bring Android apps to the BlackBerry PlayBook. FULL STORY >


Alien Dalvik enables Android apps to run on other platforms

By Hanleigh Daniels 8 February 2011

A new solution has been unveiled that will allow app developers to easily port their Android apps to other mobile OS platforms. FULL STORY >


Five telecoms trends to watch in 2011

By Staff Writer 7 February 2011

Tim Walter, general manager for Product and Marketing at Nashua Mobile, gives his view on what telecoms trends will feature prominently during 2011. FULL STORY >

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