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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 (0)

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 assign chores and hand out virtual rewards. The app also includes helpful tools for [&hellip...

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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 (0)

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 (0)

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 app is on Android phones for real money in Kenya which allows mobile users to enjoy online slots machines on the go for free.

GameMania, Kenya’s first ever money casino mobile app

January 10, 2017 • East Africa, Gadgets and Gaming, Online & Social, Top StoriesComments (0)

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 (0)

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 (0)

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 (0)

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 (0)

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...

The Gear S3 is available at Samsung stores and Dion Wired at a retail price of R 6499.00. (image: Samsung)

Samsung Gear S3 now available in South Africa

December 20, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Samsung Gear S3 now available in South Africa

Samsung Electronics South Africa has announced the official launch of the Gear S3 smartwatch. The timepiece which combines timeless aesthetics with the latest in mobile technology is  available in two designs, the frontier and the Gear S3 classic. Both the...

LG’s 32-inch UHD 4K monitor (model 32UD99) has 3840 x 2160 pixels supports the HDR10 standard, which delivers enhanced brightness levels and a wide colour gamut image.

LG’S 4K HDR monitors coming to CES 2017

December 14, 2016 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on LG’S 4K HDR monitors coming to CES 2017

LG Electronics (LG) plans to introduce a HDR-compatible 32-inch UHD 4K monitor at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The availability of HDR content continues to expand, covering a wide range of fields from movie to games. Enhanced picture...

ShowMax is now available on an even wider range of smart TVs as well as smartphones, tablets, web browsers, Apple TV.

ShowMax is now available on Android TV

December 6, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and Telecoms, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on ShowMax is now available on Android TV

With the release of a new version of its Android app, ShowMax has increased the base of supported devices to include media players and smart TVs running Android TV. ShowMax is now available on an even wider range of smart TVs as well as smartphones, tablets,...

Drone racing is now set to become a more accessible sport for South Africans with the launch of Drone Racing Africa (DRA), the first fully funded drone racing league and series in Africa.(image:  Goosebump Productions)

Drone Racing Africa brings global sport to SA

November 28, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Drone Racing Africa brings global sport to SA

Drone racing, the thrilling new sport that sees pilots fly high-speed drones also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) is now set to become a more accessible sport for South Africans. Thanks to the launch of Drone Racing Africa (DRA) – the first fully...

Gear Fit2 comes in three colours, black, blue and pink.

Samsung Gear Fit2 makes exercise fun

November 18, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Samsung Gear Fit2 makes exercise fun

Designed with consumers’ fitness needs in mind, the Samsung Gear Fit2 GPS sports band has a flexible AMOLED display to comfortably wrap around the wrist. It provides accurate activity tracking and make workouts more enjoyable with a combination of sensors,...

Vega degree now offers a new route into this industry.

South Africa: Vega offers a new degree course in gaming

November 17, 2016 • Education, Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on South Africa: Vega offers a new degree course in gaming

Video gaming is one of the world’s fastest growing global industries, and subsequently a booming career option. As a $21 billion industry, it is soon expected to earn more money than Hollywood. According to an industry report by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)...

Jason Ried, MD, Fuzzy Logic.

What Microsoft’s HoloLens means for the future of Augmented Reality

November 17, 2016 • Gadgets and Gaming, Hardware, Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on What Microsoft’s HoloLens means for the future of Augmented Reality

While the consumer tech world has been abuzz with excitement over Virtual Reality (VR) and its pioneers (Oculus Rift, for one), there are strong indications that Augmented Reality (AR) and ‘mixed reality’ applications could have a far more transformative...