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Fujitsu revamps entire ESPRIMO and LIFEBOOK lines

January 10, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Fujitsu revamps entire ESPRIMO and LIFEBOOK lines

Fujitsu today announces refreshed ESPRIMO PC and LIFEBOOK notebook families, including three new ESPRIMO models and nine new LIFEBOOK models. The new models incorporate the 2nd generation Intel Core Processor Family with new 32nm Intel microarchitecture and an increased energy-efficient performance. The new ESPRIMO PCs and LIFEBOOK notebooks are the first...

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BlackBerry now accepting apps for Playbook

December 10, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on BlackBerry now accepting apps for Playbook

Research in motion on Wednesday opened the BlackBerry App World vendor portal to begin accepting BlackBerry PlayBook apps from developers. “Interest and momentum behind the BlackBerry PlayBook continues to build and we are thrilled with the positive...

Gartner releases E-Reader forecast

December 8, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Gartner releases E-Reader forecast

Worldwide connected e-reader sales to end users are forecast to total 6.6 million units in 2010, up 79.8 per cent from 2009 sales of 3.6 million units, according to Gartner. In 2011, worldwide e-reader sales are projected to surpass 11 million units, a 68.3...

Samsung Android Tablet now available in SA

November 24, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Samsung Android Tablet now available in SA

The Samsung Galaxy Tab is now available on the Vodacom network. This must-have device has a rich web browser which allows users to view internet content including Flash sites. Customers can also access Google’s application store and download up to 100 000...

Twelve vacation apps for BlackBerry

November 22, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments (2)

Summer holiday means long days, warm nights, and lots of travelling. With the latest smartphones becoming cheaper and more accessible, the number of downloadable applications (or ‘apps’ as they are called) which can be used to to help us plan our holidays...

Mobile innovation helps dementia and Alzheimer’s patients

November 22, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Mobile innovation helps dementia and Alzheimer’s patients

The modern day lifestyle and stress has increased the incidence of dementia and Alzheimer’s patients all over the world. As more and more elderly get affected by these memory loss related diseases, they become a growing concern for their caretakers. Whether...

Nokia N8 now available in Kenya

November 16, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments (9)

PHONE manufacturer, Nokia, has launched yet another smart phone in Kenya- The Nokia N8. With the Nokia N8, people can create compelling content, connect to their favourite social networks and enjoy on-demand Web TV programs and Ovi Store apps. Available...

CEOs- Seize the iPad Opportunity Now

November 4, 2010 • Gadgets and Gaming, OpinionComments Off on CEOs- Seize the iPad Opportunity Now

The Apple iPad and its ecosystem are likely to disrupt existing technology use profiles and business models, and CEOs should ensure that its potential is being seriously evaluated inside their organisations, according to a new report from Gartner, Inc. “It...

Samsung and Microsoft ink Windows Phone 7 pact

October 11, 2010 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Samsung and Microsoft ink Windows Phone 7 pact

Mobile handset maker, Samsung has announced an agreement with Microsoft to use the Windows Phone 7 platform and related application software as a key component of Samsung’s smartphone portfolio. With the signing of this contract, Samsung will launch several...

Toshiba unveils Glasses-less 3D TV

October 4, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Toshiba unveils Glasses-less 3D TV

Today Toshiba unveiled the world’s first 3D LCD TVs that do not require glasses to see the 3D effect. Glasses-less 3D REGZA GL1 series offers two models with screen sizes of 20-inch 20GL1 and the 12-inch 12GL1. The new TVs employ an integral imaging...

New BlackBerry “PlayBook” Tablet Announced

September 28, 2010 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on New BlackBerry “PlayBook” Tablet Announced

Research In Motion today unveiled its new BlackBerry PlayBook tablet and BlackBerry Tablet OS. Perfect for either large organizations or an “army of one”, the BlackBerry PlayBook is designed to give users what they want, including uncompromised web...

LG Optimus 7 comes with DNLA support for media sharing

September 23, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on LG Optimus 7 comes with DNLA support for media sharing

LG Electronics has laid down plans to introduce an exclusive Digital Living Network Alliance Base Technology that will enable mobile users to share multi- media files on the upcoming LG Optimus 7 cellphone and all DLNA compliant digital devices at the touch...

Nokia unveils E7 slider at Nokia World 2010

September 14, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Nokia unveils E7 slider at Nokia World 2010

Nokia’s just unveiled its aluminum-clad E7 QWERTY slider handset at the ongoing Nokia World 2010 event in London. This Symbian^3 device, has a tilting touchscreen display on the front and an 8 megapixel imager capable of 720p video on the back. Industry...

Compro introduces new Full HD multimedia player

September 10, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Compro introduces new Full HD multimedia player

Downloading movies and music from the network is now ever so simple, but watching it on a cramped computer screen seems obtuse when you have a stunning HD TV in the lounge. Compro Technology, a leading manufacture of PC-TV and digital audio/video products,...

RIM introduces new BlackBerry Curve 3G in SA

September 3, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

Research In Motion today launched the new BlackBerry Curve 3G in South Africa. “The BlackBerry Curve series has been very popular in South Africa and we are excited to introduce this new model to local customers,” said Deon Liebenberg, Regional Director...

Huawei and Google launch new smart device

September 3, 2010 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments (2)

Telecoms network provider, Huawei, has announced the launch of IDEOSTM, an affordable smartphone powered by the latest iteration of AndroidTM 2.2 (also known as ‘Froyo’). The smartphone is priced between US$100 and US$200, depending on the market. IDEOS...