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The use of smart speakers has expanded the possibilities available through smartphone chatbots or text-based systems including those from Facebook and Apple.

Voice shopping seen as new frontier

June 19, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Online & Social, Top StoriesComments (0)

Earlier this year, Google announced the introduction of Shopping Actions. According to Google the program “gives customers an easy way to shop your products on the Google Assistant and Search with a universal cart, whether they’re on mobile, desktop or even a Google Home device.” Ever since the invent, voice shopping using smart speakers and...

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The new Key 2 device runs the Android operating system updates the first BlackBerry Key (pictured) which was released last year.

BlackBerry’s latest attempt to waning faded brand

June 12, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and TelecomsComments (0)

BlackBerry has rolled out a new smartphone in it’s latest effort to revive the once-dominant brand. The BlackBerry Key2 was unveiled Thursday in New York by TCL Communication, the Chinese manufacturer which took over the rights to...

Groundbreaking action-sandbox series returns with Just Cause 4

Groundbreaking action-sandbox series returns with Just Cause 4

June 12, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments (0)

Square Enix announced Just Cause 4, the pivotal new entry in the highly successful action-sandbox series, developed by Avalanche Studios. Just Cause 4 was unveiled with a new gameplay trailer as part of the Xbox E3 2018 Briefing. Just Cause 4 will be a key...

Pushing the boundaries of modern computers at computex

Pushing the boundaries of modern computers at computex

June 8, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, OpinionComments (0)

With Intel’s 50th anniversary next month, it’s a perfect time to celebrate one of the most important technologies of Intel’s legacy: the PC. As we transition to the data-centric era, the PC remains a critical facet of Intel’s business, and it’s an...

HMD Global launches Nokia 7 Plus

HMD Global launches Nokia 7 Plus

June 7, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments (0)

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, recently launched the Nokia 7 Plus, a smartphone with striking design, and according to the company performance for up to two days with one charge. Selected by Google to join the Android One family, the Nokia 7 Plus...

ROG Global Marketing Director, Derek Yu, reveals the most anticipated gaming smartphone

ASUS unveils first gaming smartphone and new product lineup at Computex 2018

June 6, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, HardwareComments (0)

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) hosted the For Those Who Dare press event at Computex 2018. The event unveiled a new lineup of gaming products, including ROG Phone, the first ROG gaming smartphone and the world’s first smartphone with a 3D vapor-chamber...

Fundi’s bracelet, FundiPay allows parents to load pocket money into a learner or student’s accoun

Fundi introduces innovative technology for schools

June 6, 2018 • Finance, Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

South Africa’s leading education fund administrator has recently introduced a cashless system in the form of a bracelet to digitise payments for primary school pupils. Fundi’s bracelet, FundiPay allows parents to load pocket money into a learner or...

Apple CEO Tim Cook

What to expect at the Apple WWDC 2018

June 4, 2018 • Cloud Computing, Events, Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on What to expect at the Apple WWDC 2018

Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference, or WWDC, has officially kicked off and will run up till June 8, 2018, at the McEnery Convention Center in San José, California. The highly anticipated event will host thousands of developers journalists...

G Plus, the self-driving robot from Alibaba & RoboSense, Photo Cred: The Verge

Alibaba’s new autonomous robot delivers packages

June 4, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Alibaba’s new autonomous robot delivers packages

Alibaba has just announced a couple of tech innovations that hint at a future with even more delivery conveniences. In 2019, Alibaba’s customers may have their packages delivered to them by G Plus, a self-driving delivery truck that relies on...

The Xiaomi Mi 8 is the Chinese manufacturer's latest flagship smartphone.

Meet the iPhone X rival – Xiaomi Mi 8

June 3, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Meet the iPhone X rival – Xiaomi Mi 8

At its 8th anniversary celebrations Xiaomi announced a brand new smartphone called the Mi 8. The latest flagship was unveiled a Press Conference in Beijing on Thursday and again it shares very familiar characteristics with Apple’s premium model, the iPhone...

Fallout 76 set to debut at E3

Fallout 76 set to debut at E3

June 1, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Fallout 76 set to debut at E3

There’s no release date yet but we know it’s on its way because Bethesda announced the next entry in its beloved Fallout franchise, Fallout 76. Fallout 76 looks like it will be a new story built on the Fallout 4 engine, but instead of a...

Samsung Galaxy S9 phones featuring Exynos CPU seem to be able to record phone calls.

Samsung confirms Galaxy S9/S9+ feature improved call recording restrictions

June 1, 2018 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Samsung confirms Galaxy S9/S9+ feature improved call recording restrictions

Since its advent, Galaxy S9 series has seen users not only complaining about Samsung’s decision to drop call recording functionality, but also for not being vocal about the change while launching and selling the phones. Samsung’s latest security patch...

Will robots enhance or eliminate jobs?

Will robots enhance or eliminate jobs?

May 31, 2018 • Finance, Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Will robots enhance or eliminate jobs?

Science fiction is a thing of the past. Augmented reality has outstripped the technological imagination. We have to learn to co-create with our own creations. This is the advance message of the forthcoming Industry 4.0 Workshop at Sustainability Week 2018,...

Unpacking the benefits of wearable technologies

Unpacking the benefits of wearable technologies

May 31, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, OpinionComments Off on Unpacking the benefits of wearable technologies

Wearable technologies are the wave of the future, and can have a positive impact on a range of industries – provided there is fast, high-quality connectivity for them to make use of. The idea of wearable technology has been with us since at least as far...

The gadgets keeping our animals safe

Tech in the Wild: The gadgets keeping our animals safe

May 31, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, GeneralComments Off on Tech in the Wild: The gadgets keeping our animals safe

From sharks that send a Tweet to bathers warning them of their presence to cutting-edge data collection on animal populations and habitats, technology is fast becoming the biggest weapon in the conservation efforts to protect some of the most endangered...

Samsung introduces the Galaxy A6+

Samsung introduces the Galaxy A6+

May 29, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Samsung introduces the Galaxy A6+

Samsung Electronics announced the arrival of the Galaxy A6+. This device will be available in stores on the 1st of June 2018. Featuring a sleek premium design and Samsung’s signature Infinity Display, the new Galaxy A6+ is available in three colours; Black,...