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Google and Microsoft to tackle piracy in the UK.

Google and Microsoft to shoot down Piracy

February 20, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, General, Top StoriesComments (1)

Tech giants, Google and Microsoft have agreed to clamp down on piracy in the UK. This agreement comes after much deliberation with the UK Government, record labels and film studios according to reports by The Telegraph. With Google and Microsoft both previously being accused by the entertainment industry of turning a bling eye to piracy, [&hellip...

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ASUS ROG certified memory product, the T-FORCE DARK memory.

Team Group launches new T-Force Dark memory

February 18, 2017 • Backup and Storage, Gadgets and Gaming, Hardware, Top StoriesComments (0)

Team Group, a global memory brand, today officially announces the launch of the popular ASUS ROG certified memory product, the T-FORCE DARK memory. Team Group’s T-FORCE DARK memory is rigorously tested and certified by ASUS officials to obtain the ROG...

Brian Andrew, the General Manager of RS Components South Africa

Interview: Producer of best-selling British computer talks to IT News Africa

February 17, 2017 • Features, Gadgets and Gaming, People, Top StoriesComments (0)

IT News Africa sat down with Brian Andrew, the General Manager of RS Components South Africa, to discuss the launch of the all new Raspberry Pi 3 Compute Module. RS Components is the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, the global distributor for...

3D televisions are becoming a thing of the past.

The Death of 3D TV’s

February 2, 2017 • Features, Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on The Death of 3D TV’s

The year is 2009, and all anyone can talk about is… 3D entertainment. The movie Avatar is the biggest movie of the year, 3D entertainment is all the rage and everyone is spending their hard earned cash to bring that experience into their homes. Fast...

Introducing the Sony Xperia XZ.

Introducing the Sony Xperia XZ

January 30, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and Telecoms, Retail, Top StoriesComments Off on Introducing the Sony Xperia XZ

The Xperia XZ is Sony’s answer to other high end devices such as the LG G5 and Samsung Galazy S7. The smartphone does have all the features you would expect from a flagship device competing at the top-end of the market. Although the device is an...

Developers in the VR and AR realm are anticipating major smartphone makers such as Apple to throw their considerable weight behind AR capabilities.

Why brands can dive deeper into Augmented Reality in 2017

January 27, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and Telecoms, OpinionComments Off on Why brands can dive deeper into Augmented Reality in 2017

In 2016, virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) stepped directly into mainstream consciousness, with both businesses and consumers alike putting their money behind new devices and applications. For businesses in particular, augmented and mixed...

Smartphone accessories

Useful smartphone accessories that you probably haven’t heard of

January 24, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, OpinionComments Off on Useful smartphone accessories that you probably haven’t heard of

Smartphones are very advanced devices. Nowadays they come with a ton of different functions and features, that many of us don’t even know we have. But no matter how multi-functional smartphones are, there is always room for improvement. Any smartphone can...

Thw Garmin vivo.jr is swim friendly and encourages kids to stay on the move.

Garmin introduces vivo.jr, an activity tracker for kids

January 18, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Garmin introduces vivo.jr, an activity tracker for kids

Garmin has introduced vivo.jr a motivator and activity tracker for kids that encourages them to be more active. The app also enables parents to track and monitor their children’s activities with the mobile app for parents, this app allows parents to...

The new CH711 is designed for gaming and multimedia entertainment.

Samsung Quantum Dot cured monitor announced at CES 2017

January 13, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Samsung Quantum Dot cured monitor announced at CES 2017

Samsung Electronics has unveiled its new CH711 Quantum Dot curved monitor at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017 in Las Vegas. “Today’s multimedia consumers have high expectations and demand immersive participation that realises the...

World Electronic Sports Games Grand Final to be held in China.

South Africans take on the world in WESG Grand Finals

January 11, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on South Africans take on the world in WESG Grand Finals

South Africans to take on the world in WESG Grand Finals 12 South African gamers will be participating in this year’s World Electronic Sports Games (WESG) Grand Finals this coming weekend in China according to Zombie Gamer. Having qualified for the finals...

The Weather Channel app available now in the Google Play Store, was researched, designed and recently launched specifically for emerging markets.

GameMania, Kenya’s first ever money casino mobile app

January 10, 2017 • East Africa, Gadgets and Gaming, Online & Social, Top StoriesComments Off on GameMania, Kenya’s first ever money casino mobile app

Kenyans have been introduced to their very first casino mobile application on Android phones. Rambo Resource Ltd together with the Licensing Board in Kenya announced the launch of GameMania. The app allows mobile users to enjoy online slots machines on the go...

The TomTom Sports app provides a single place to track up to 12 different activity types ranging from running, cycling and swimming to skiing, trail running and hiking.

TomTom introduces their new Sports app

January 10, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Online & SocialComments Off on TomTom introduces their new Sports app

Tom Tom has announce the release of a new sports app that tracks up to 12 different sports activities. With motivational messages, performance statistics and a sharing function, the app was co-designed by athletes and fitness app users. The app supports...

The  PowerShot SX430 IS captures  HD movies at the touch of a button.

Canon unveils new compact cameras with built in Wifi

January 9, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Canon unveils new compact cameras with built in Wifi

Canon has unveiled three compact cameras that capture 20 Megapixel quality pictures as well as movies in HD 720p, with optical zooms that give a closer detail. The slimmest in the range, IXUS 185 and IXUS 190, and the mini-bridge superzoom as well as the...

Augmented Reality

How Microsoft’s HoloLens is bringing AR to the forefront of industry

January 9, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, OpinionComments Off on How Microsoft’s HoloLens is bringing AR to the forefront of industry

Earlier this year, tech juggernaut Microsoft began shipping the developer’s version of its HoloLens AR headset. A device that has been in development for years, the HoloLens is the first ever fully untethered, holographic computer – which enables users to...

Jogba earbuds by Walton Blank

Style meets Innovation with new Jogba earbuds by Walton Blank

January 9, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, RetailComments Off on Style meets Innovation with new Jogba earbuds by Walton Blank

A truly limitless future where complexity, wires and bulkiness are a thing of the past. This is what inspired the team behind Jogab to create a brand for next generation products. Their first product launch, Jogab wireless earbuds, looks to transform the way...

Four New K Series and Stylus 3 Get Early Debut as Mid-range Segment at the CES 2017 in Las Vegas.

LG’S mass-tier smartphone to be unveiled at CES

December 30, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on LG’S mass-tier smartphone to be unveiled at CES

LG Electronics (LG) will unveil four new mass-tier K Series smartphones and a new Stylus 3 at CES® 2017 in Las Vegas, as the mid-range segment continues its growth as the market matures. The new mid-range devices are designed to bring technologies from...