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EA enlists football fans’ help

July 1, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on EA enlists football fans’ help

Electronic Arts confirmed that EA SPORTS is developing EA SPORTS FIFA Manager 12 in collaboration with football fans around the world. The 11th edition of the football management simulation will include features inspired and determined by the community, in addition to a full feature set and game modes with more than 700 improvements, when the [&hellip...

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SA golfer creates world-wide weather app

July 1, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on SA golfer creates world-wide weather app

The world’s first hyper-local weather forecast service for golfers and travellers, www.golfweather.com, has been developed by South African online entrepreneur Moshe Adir, a 14-year veteran of the international on-line start-up arena. GolfWeather is a free...

LG releases flicker-free 3D television

July 1, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments (2)

LG Electronics announced the release of its CINEMA 3D LW5700 television, which is equipped with LG’s next generation CINEMA 3D. The TV combines the first “flicker free” certified 3D picture in the industry with comfortable, light weight glasses,...

ITNewsAfrica’s Top Ten Gadgets

June 30, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on ITNewsAfrica’s Top Ten Gadgets

For the first in our Top Ten series, we’ll take a look at some of the hottest gadgets at the moment. And although there are so many that rightfully qualify to be in the Top Ten Gadgets list, only the cream of the crop have been selected. The list is rather...

Japanese electronics manufacturers to fully recover by September

June 30, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Japanese electronics manufacturers to fully recover by September

The recent earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster in Japan have caused some problems in the manufacture and distribution of many electronics, but it seems as though things should start to return to normal pretty soon. A report released by IHS iSuppli said...

Samsung filing complaint against Apple

June 30, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Samsung filing complaint against Apple

It seems as though Samsung and Apple just can’t put their differences aside. This time Samsung has taken another swipe at Apple, filing a complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission. The complaint refers to “mobile electronic devices,...

NVidia launches world’s fastest DirectX 11 GPU

June 30, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on NVidia launches world’s fastest DirectX 11 GPU

Graphics card manufacturer NVidia recently launched the world’s fastest DirectX 11 GPU. With a new thermal design, the GeForce GTX 580 runs a lot smoother than any other version of their previous models. The GTX 580 delivers massive DirectX 11...

Get a Gears of War 3 interactive case

June 30, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Get a Gears of War 3 interactive case

Partnering with Epic Games, video game developer Calibur11 announced an exclusive Gears of War 3 Vault. Available in September, the Gears of War 3 Vault is a high-end, interactive case for the Xbox 360 Slim that features a high-definition “Bleed-Out”...

Cabela’s Big Game Hunter 2012 to release in September

June 29, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Cabela’s Big Game Hunter 2012 to release in September

Cabela’s Big Game Hunter 2012 roars its way back onto the consoles with realistic hunts, vast environments, an abundance of firearms and gear and the most true-to-life animals yet. With predators and prey on the horizon, Cabela’s Big Game Hunter 2012...

RIM to ditch 10-inch BlackBerry PlayBook?

June 29, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on RIM to ditch 10-inch BlackBerry PlayBook?

Research in Motion, the company behind the BlackBerry solution, might have ditched their recently-released BlackBerry Playbook tablet in favour of working on a new phone. The tablet, which is yet to hit the South African market, is available with a 7-inch...

Android boasts half a million activations daily

June 29, 2011 • Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Android boasts half a million activations daily

Google Senior Vice President Andy Rubin recently announced that there are currently over half a million Android devices that are being activated every day. Rubin made the announcement in Tweet, stating that “There are now over 500,000 Android devices...

L.A Noire studio might be guilty of malpractice

June 29, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

It has recently come to light that Team Bondi, the studio behind the successful L.A Noire game, might have been overstepping the Australian law in terms of working conditions. Allegations of brutal working hours have been levied against the studio, which...

Call of Duty gets news DLC pack

June 29, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Call of Duty gets news DLC pack

Call of Duty: Black Ops, the best-selling game ever on the Xbox 360, unleashes a new onslaught of combat with a fresh delivery of downloadable content, Call of Duty: Black Ops Annihilation. Available now worldwide on Xbox LIVE, Annihilation delivers four new...

Samsung makes photography serious business

June 28, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Samsung makes photography serious business

The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2011, which took place in Las Vegas, US, in January, showcased a variety of cameras that shed light on certain technologies and trends that will likely be prevalent in new releases from leading competitors...

New studio working on LittleBigPlanet for PS Vita

June 28, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on New studio working on LittleBigPlanet for PS Vita

Double11, a new development studio in the UK, announced that they are working on LittleBigPlanet for Sony’s new PlayStation Vita handheld device, revealed at the recent E3 in Los Angeles. Double11 was formed in 2010 by ex-Rockstar engineers Lee...

Forza Motorsport 4 gets 2012 BMW M5

June 28, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Forza Motorsport 4 gets 2012 BMW M5

Forza Motorsport 4 speeds to launch on 14 October as it pushes the racing genre forward with unmatched graphics, groundbreaking new community features, and radical experiences only possible with Kinect and a landslide of cars from elite automotive brands. And...