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Introducing the HP Spectre Folio

Introducing the HP Spectre Folio

October 2, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, HardwareComments Off on Introducing the HP Spectre Folio

#ThePCReinvented. Introducing the HP Spectre Folio. Ft. Alexander Wang #KeepReinventing https://t.co/XD4o0QG8jv pic.twitter.com/mtQmeLBefy — HP (@HP) October 1, 2018 HP recently unveiled the HP Spectre Folio, their newest convertible that’s bonded with leather. Like many other convertibles, the HP Spectre Folio can be tented, propped up, turned into a...

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More and more South African consumers and businesses are investing in convertible or two-in-one mobile computers

Demand for two-in-one notebooks on the rise in South Africa

August 24, 2018 • Hardware, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Demand for two-in-one notebooks on the rise in South Africa

More and more South African consumers and businesses are investing in convertible or two-in-one mobile computers as they seek devices that offer them the versatility and functionality of a traditional notebook, paired with the portability and easy media...

Workz becomes region’s first GSMA-certified eSIM factory

Workz becomes region’s first GSMA-certified eSIM factory

August 7, 2018 • Company News, HardwareComments Off on Workz becomes region’s first GSMA-certified eSIM factory

Workz Group, the mobile solutions and serialized software specialist based in Dubai Production City, has become the Middle East and Africa’s first manufacturer to be certified by the GSMA for production of the SIM with eUICC software – a key component...

The first high-speed, in-flight Wi-Fi installations in Africa (Image from: Business Wire)

Africa gets first in-flight Wi-Fi installation

July 9, 2018 • Hardware, Satellite Communications, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Africa gets first in-flight Wi-Fi installation

Honeywell International has confirmed the first installations of its JetWave satellite communications hardware in Africa, bringing in-flight Wi-Fi solution to business jets on the African continent for the first time. ExecuJet South Africa installed...

Dell brings tech to new heights with Marvel Studios' "Ant-Man and The Wasp"

Dell brings tech to new heights with Marvel Studios’ “Ant-Man and The Wasp”

July 6, 2018 • Gadgets and Gaming, Hardware, Southern AfricaComments Off on Dell brings tech to new heights with Marvel Studios’ “Ant-Man and The Wasp”

Dell is proud to announce it has teamed up with Marvel Studios’ “Ant-Man and The Wasp”. With similar fan bases, the two companies will come together to bring excitement around technology into pop culture. From Ant-Man’s and The...

Global Industrial Distributor launches e-commerce website for Sub-Saharan Africa

Global Industrial Distributor launches e-commerce website for Sub-Saharan Africa

June 25, 2018 • General, Hardware, Southern AfricaComments Off on Global Industrial Distributor launches e-commerce website for Sub-Saharan Africa

RS Components, the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, the global distributor for engineers was founded as Radiospares, in 1937. The company started as a supplier of parts to the burgeoning radio market that has evolved into a global distribution...

Siemon’s new lighter coloured cabinet solutions improve aesthetics and visibility

Siemon’s announces new lighter coloured cabinet solutions

June 19, 2018 • Backup and Storage, Big Data, HardwareComments Off on Siemon’s announces new lighter coloured cabinet solutions

Siemon, a global network infrastructure company, has announced that its cabinet solutions and accessories are now available in white and light grey, which according to the company delivers modern look for today’s data centres and telecommunications spaces....

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

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...

Exploring new ways of driving energy efficiency in data centre infrastructure

PAIX completes West Afican Data Centres investment

February 8, 2018 • Hardware, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on PAIX completes West Afican Data Centres investment

On 7 February 2018, PAIX data centres, a Pan-African provider of cloud- and carrier-neutral colocation data centre services, announced that it has completed its first African investment in West Africa Data Centres Ltd (WADC), Ghana. WADC trades under the...

Is 5G a reality in South Africa?

Nokia unveils 5G focused chipset

January 30, 2018 • Hardware, Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Nokia unveils 5G focused chipset

On Monday 29 January 2018, Nokia unveiled its new ReefShark chipsets. The chipsets leverage in-house silicon expertise to reduce the size, cost and power consumption of operators’ networks and meet the massive compute and radio requirements of 5G, according...

Gartner- Worldwide PC shipments declined by 2%

Gartner: Worldwide PC shipments drops for 6th consecutive year

January 16, 2018 • General, HardwareComments Off on Gartner: Worldwide PC shipments drops for 6th consecutive year

Worldwide PC shipments totalled 71.6 million units in the fourth quarter of 2017, a 2 percent decline from the fourth quarter of 2016, according to preliminary results by Gartner, Inc. For the year, 2017 PC shipments surpassed 262.5 million units, a 2.8...

Top six security and risk management trends according to Gartner

Gartner: Worldwide semiconductor revenue forecast to grow 7.5% in 2018

January 15, 2018 • General, Hardware, Top StoriesComments Off on Gartner: Worldwide semiconductor revenue forecast to grow 7.5% in 2018

Worldwide semiconductor revenue is forecast to total $451 billion in 2018, an increase of 7.5 per cent from $419 billion in 2017, according to Gartner, Inc. This represents a near doubling of Gartner’s previous estimate of 4 per cent growth for 2018....

CES 2018: Dell recycles e-waste into new computer motherboards

CES 2018: Dell recycles e-waste into new motherboards

January 11, 2018 • General, Hardware, Top StoriesComments Off on CES 2018: Dell recycles e-waste into new motherboards

On 11 January 2018, Dell announced that the company will begin an industry-first pilot to use recycled gold from used electronics in new computer motherboards. The recycled material will ship in the Latitude 5285 2-in-1 motherboards. The pilot follows a...

Top 3 tips for taking care of your smartphone battery

Top 3 tips for taking care of your smartphone battery

December 21, 2017 • Gadgets and Gaming, Hardware, Top StoriesComments Off on Top 3 tips for taking care of your smartphone battery

Smartphones are constant companions that most people rely on for both personal and professional use. Daily use covers anything from chatting on WhatsApp, playing games, watching videos to sending e-mails and connecting to social media. Busy lifestyles and...

Top tips when renting a multifunctional device for your business

Top tips when renting a multifunctional device for your business

November 10, 2017 • Hardware, Opinion, Southern AfricaComments Off on Top tips when renting a multifunctional device for your business

A multifunctional printer (MFP) is an office machine which incorporates the functionalities of multiple printing, copying, scanning and faxing devices into one, so as to have a smaller footprint in a home or small business setting or to provide centralised...

Motorola MotoZ2 Play and JBL SoundBoost, a perfect match

Motorola Moto Z2 Play Review

October 30, 2017 • Features, Gadgets and Gaming, Hardware, Top StoriesComments Off on Motorola Moto Z2 Play Review

The slim and sleek Motorola Moto Z2 Play has a thin and light design and makes handling effortless. It is an impressive 5.2mm thick, and arguably the thinnest smartphone in the market. Under Lenovo, Motorola has been producing quality phones and the Motorola...