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Virtual Reality to catalyse next growth explosion for tech industry

May 25, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

Virtual reality (VR) is set to start moving into the mainstream of the technology market this year, creating the next wave of growth for the industry and delivering exciting new experiences for end-users. That’s according to Ernst Wittmann, Regional Manager for Southern Africa at Alcatel, who says that smartphone manufacturers rather than games console...

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Alcatel Go Play

Alcatel brings cost-conscious devices to Africa

May 19, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

Alcated has brought two new cost-conscious mobile devices to the African market, the Alcatel Pop Star and the Alcatel Go Play. According to the company, the Alcatel Pop Star will be set to sell at a recommended retail price of R2299 (USD $140 dependent on...

Battleborn Preview (1)

Battleborn Review

May 19, 2016 • Gadgets and GamingComments (0)

Development Studio Gearbox Software has always been known for its crazy humour and over the top gun fights… their latest creation Battleborn, has all that. The issue with it is that it is missing the target that it aims for on almost every level. Its...

Xbox Live Price South Africa

South Africa: Xbox Live Gold sees price hike

May 17, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern AfricaComments (0)

Xbox Live subscribers in South Africa have been notified, via Microsoft, that the company will be implementing a price hike. Microsoft revealed that the price of a one-month subscription will increase from R50 to R159. In addition to the month-to-month price...

Overwatch Multiplayer Gameplay

Overwatch Beta Impressions & Gameplay

May 6, 2016 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

The Overwatch beta, which has been scheduled to run up until May 9 on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One has finally arrived. Players can now prepare to clash on the battlefields of tomorrow with a Overwatch – a legendary force made up of soldiers,...

Alienware South Africa

Pinnacle Africa gains sole distribution rights for Alienware in SA

May 3, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Hardware, Southern AfricaComments Off on Pinnacle Africa gains sole distribution rights for Alienware in SA

Pinnacle Africa has been appointed by Dell as the sole distributor of the Alienware range of products in the Southern African region. According to Pinnacle Africa Dell Brand Executive, Rory Green: “Dell Alienware is considered to be the premier gaming brand...

Ratchet and Clank Review

Ratchet and Clank Review – PlayStation 4

April 28, 2016 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Ratchet and Clank Review – PlayStation 4

The latest title from developer Insomniac Games comes as a PlayStation 4 exclusive. This time around, the development team brings to life – on Sony’s latest console – two of gaming’s most iconic characters, Ratchet and Clank. That’s...

Mafia III release date

Mafia III set to launch October 7 2016

April 19, 2016 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Mafia III set to launch October 7 2016

2K and Hangar 13 have announced that Mafia III, the next installment in the game series, will launch on October 7, 2016. The title will be launching on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC. 2K revealed that Mafia III is set in the open world of 1968 New...

BNC Technology (5)

Is Home Automation the new frontier in convenience?

April 18, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (2)

Not all that long ago smart phones were introduced into the market, now it seems almost incomprehensible that there ever was a way of life before them. With 91.7% of all phone users in South Africa owning a smart phone, it is seen as fairly retro if you...

Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Preview

Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Gameplay – Team Deathmatch

April 18, 2016 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Gears of War 4 Multiplayer Gameplay – Team Deathmatch

IT News Africa takes a look at upcoming Xbox One exclusive, Gears of War 4. Watch the gameplay preview in the video below. The “Gears of War 4” Versus Multiplayer beta offers participants the first hands-on experience with the classic Versus Multiplayer...

Battleborn Preview (1)

Battleborn Open Beta now live

April 14, 2016 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Battleborn Open Beta now live

The Battleborn Open Beta is now live on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Developer Gearbox Software and Publisher 2K Games have set out three goals for the open beta, which will reward gamers with three in-game gold skins. Related: Battleborn Hands-On...

Zuri East Africa

Zuri smartphones roll out in East Africa

April 11, 2016 • East Africa, Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Zuri smartphones roll out in East Africa

Hong Kong-based mobile device manufacturer Zuri has revealed that it has partnered with Despec in order to roll-out its latest devices in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. The company revealed that the four devices to be rolled out include the Zuri C41, C46, C52...

Gears of War 4 Tomorrow

Gears of War 4 – “Tomorrow” Trailer Revealed

April 11, 2016 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Gears of War 4 – “Tomorrow” Trailer Revealed

The latest trailer for Gears of War 4 is here. The latest Xbox One exclusive – which is set to launch on October 11 2016 – marks the beginning of an epic new saga for the franchise, as a new band of heroes rises to confront a fearsome new...

Huawei Mate 8 launched in South Africa

Huawei Mate 8 launched in South Africa

April 8, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei Mate 8 launched in South Africa

The latest addition to Huawei’s smartphone range, the Mate 8, was unveiled at Studio Blu in Fourways, Johannesburg this week. At the launch event Charlene Munilall, General Manager for Huawei Consumer Business Group SA stated that: “The Mate 8 represents...

Huawei P9

Huawei unveils P9 smartphone

April 7, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei unveils P9 smartphone

Huawei Consumer Business Group has unveiled the company’s latest device, the P9 Smartphone. The latest device from Huawei has been created in partnership with Leica Camera AG and is, according to Huawei, the world’s first Leica dual-camera...

Gears of War 4 Tomorrow

Gears of War 4 Launch Date Revealed

April 6, 2016 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Gears of War 4 Launch Date Revealed

It’s official, Gears of War 4 is set to launch on October 11, 2016. The reveal was made by Microsoft and The Coalition’s Director of Community, Adam Fletcher, via news.xbox.com. Gears of War 4 marks the beginning of an epic new saga for one of...

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