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Nigeria: Samsung Offices Raided

July 19, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, General, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

According to a report by Nigerian Communications Week, on Tuesday the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) raided and sealed the premises of Samsung West Africa in Victoria Island, Lagos, for failure to register some of its products on the market in Nigeria. The raid was in accordance with the provisions of the SON Act 14 [&hellip...

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Choosing the right device and the accessories to go with it will not only future-proof against the need to upgrade too quickly, but will ensure that you get the most out of the machine.

Ten questions to ask when buying a laptop

July 19, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Hardware, Top StoriesComments (0)

Buying a new laptop can be an expensive undertaking. Choosing the right device and accompanying accessories will not only prevent frequent and costly upgrades, but will ensure that you get the most out of your machine. However, the average consumer seldom...

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Atari Finally Reveals New Gaming Console “The Ataribox”

July 18, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Retail, Top StoriesComments (0)

After historic game and console developers Atari, teased fans at the E3 conference earlier this year by promising “a brand new product”, the company has finally provided some much anticipated detail about their new console, the Ataribox. In an...

Tecno Camon CX Manchester City Limited Edition launch.

Nigeria: Tecno Mobile Releases Camon CX Manchester City Limited Edition

July 14, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Sponsored, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

TECNO Mobile, mobile phone maker and ‘Official Tablet and Handset Partner of the Manchester City Football Club’, announced an exclusive sales agreement with SLOT Systems outlets today. The partnership provides for the exclusive nation-wide distribution of...

Drones are expensive,
 make sure you insure them and understand their limitations (image: JacarandaFM)

Tips for legal drone use in South Africa

July 10, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, General, Lists, Top StoriesComments Off on Tips for legal drone use in South Africa

Drones have gained a significant amount of momentum over the past few years as the capabilities and use cases have been shown to touch on a wide variety of industries. Initially used by hobbyists and geeks, the use of aerial vehicles is now far reaching as...

Autonomous drones are set to take over border patrols, crime hotspot monitoring and more, says South Africa’s Airborne Drones.

Drones to take over public safety policing

July 10, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Drones to take over public safety policing

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)s, commonly known as drones, will soon be a common sight over border zones, crime hotspots and city streets, as public safety and security officials and police departments discover the cost saving and efficiencies offered by...

VR could revolutionise the healthcare industry.

VR’s Healthcare Revolution: Transforming Medical Training

July 7, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Healthcare, Top StoriesComments Off on VR’s Healthcare Revolution: Transforming Medical Training

Oculus, Facebook’s Virtual Reality (VR) division, is looking to provide a new immersive approach to healthcare education. Oculus advanced this approach by recently partnering with Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) to build a VR simulation that...

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has unveiled the Nokia 5 in the South African market.

Nokia 5 smartphone launched in SA

July 7, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Nokia 5 smartphone launched in SA

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has unveiled the Nokia 5 in the South African market. Powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 430 mobile platform. The device features the latest Android 7.1.1. Nokia 5 has been engineered out of a single block of 6000...

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium available in SA.

Sony XZ Premium priced at R14,999 in SA

July 7, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Sony XZ Premium priced at R14,999 in SA

Sony Mobile held an event on Wednesday night to showcase and announce the latest models of the Sony Xperia collection; including the launch of the Xperia XZ Premium – voted the Best New Smartphone for 2017. The event took place at the Mall of Africa in...

Andrew Small, vice president, unified communications and collaboration, customer relationship management and mobility at Global Services, BT.

BT boosts cloud collaboration with integrated Cisco Spark

June 29, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Online & SocialComments Off on BT boosts cloud collaboration with integrated Cisco Spark

A new business collaboration service that allows teams to work together regardless of location and device used has been launched by BT today. BT One Collaborate Spark brings together the collaboration tools offered by Cisco Spark with the voice services of...

Drones are expensive,
 make sure you insure them and understand their limitations (image: JacarandaFM)

How drones will support future fire disaster management

June 23, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on How drones will support future fire disaster management

In the midst of the worst wildfire to strike the southern Cape coast, South Africa in over 150 years, drones slowly started coming into play as a local firefighting and disaster management tool. Firefighters issued a call for drones equipped with heat mapping...

Purchasing a device is not as easy as it used to be – we are spoilt for choice and selecting the right product to suit your needs can result in months of research.

What you need to ask your reseller when buying a device

June 22, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on What you need to ask your reseller when buying a device

With so many brands to choose from, buying a new device is not as simple as selecting the device of your choice and making the payment. Buyers need to consider factors such the camers, if the devices addresses their needs, battery performance, the device...

Drones are expensive,
 make sure you insure them and understand their limitations (image: JacarandaFM)

10 Industries Drones Could Impact

June 20, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Lists, Top StoriesComments Off on 10 Industries Drones Could Impact

The rapidly-growing global drone market presents a plethora of opportunities for companies to enhance their operations, or for new businesses to emerge, says Airborne Drones. With analysts putting the global market opportunities around drones at anywhere...

The Dell Inspiron 5567

DELL INSPIRON 5567 AND 5767 5000 SERIES AVAILABLE FROM DCC

June 20, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, SponsoredComments Off on DELL INSPIRON 5567 AND 5767 5000 SERIES AVAILABLE FROM DCC

The new Dell Inspiron 15 and 17 (5567 and 5767) 5000 series, now available to the channel from official distributor Drive Control Corporation (DCC), are versatile, beautifully designed machines packed with a multitude of processor and performance options for...

Beoplay E4 is available in Black with a recommended retail price of R4,549.

B&O Play Noise Cancelling earphones introduced

June 15, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern AfricaComments Off on B&O Play Noise Cancelling earphones introduced

B&O PLAY, a lifestyle audio brand company has launched Beoplay E4 today. The Active Noise Cancelling earphones are designed for commuters and travellers. Beoplay E4 features: Improved ANC – Beoplay E4 suppresses up to 15dB more low-frequency noise than...

Xbox unveils historic E3 lineup with 42 new games including 22 with console exclusivity.

Microsoft Reveals New Games At E3

June 12, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Microsoft Reveals New Games At E3

In what is being referred to as a historic E3 (Electronic Entertainment Expo) lineup, Microsoft unveiled a full list of their new games which will be available on their console’s. While also unveiling the new Xbox One X, the tech giants released a...