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iPad sales fall short of expectations

April 6, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on iPad sales fall short of expectations

Sales of Apple’s multimedia tablet, the iPad, topped 300 000 units in the US last weekend, disappointing market analysts who estimated sales of about 500000 units in stores. Hype around the iPad since its unveiling in January lead to high expectations among Wall Street analysts, although the Apple team hasn’t made any forecasts themselves. According...

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LG’s product line-up for 2010

March 25, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on LG’s product line-up for 2010

LG South Africa last week unveiled its product range for 2010, comprising of advanced widescreen computer monitors, mobile projectors and optical drives...

Nexus One vs iPhone saga reaches new heights

March 17, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

Google has announced the availability of its new version of the Nexus One smartphone on AT&T, in direct competition with Apple’s iPhone...

Apple iPad takes pre-orders

March 16, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

Apple started taking pre-orders for its multimedia tablet since end of last week. The device can be pre-ordered in US in three versions: 16 GB, 32 GB and 64GB, either with WiFi only or both WiFi and 3G. The company will ship the WiFi versions as early as of...

HTC Tatoo gets Android 2.1

March 12, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on HTC Tatoo gets Android 2.1

HTC has announced that the latest Android platform, 2.1, will be available on its low-mid range mobiles, including the new HTC Tatoo...

Sony reveals upcoming motion controller for PS3

March 11, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Sony reveals upcoming motion controller for PS3

Sony Corp. is planning to launch a motion controller for its PlayStation3 console, aiming to offer a gaming experience beyond its rival’s Nintendo Wii...

NAVTEQ and Tracks4Africa launch off-road digital map

March 11, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on NAVTEQ and Tracks4Africa launch off-road digital map

NAVTEQ, global provider of digital maps, traffic and location data for in-vehicle, portable, wireless and enterprise solutions, announced a content agreement with eco-destination mapping company, Tracks4Africa...

Memorex enters gaming accessories market

March 5, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

Consumer electronics manufacturer Memorex has launched its first line of gaming accessories for Nintendo Wii, Wii Fit and DSi, including an expanded-range wireless sensor bar, a MotionPlus-compatible racing wheel, charging kits and accessory covers...

iPad to go on sale on 26 March?

March 3, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on iPad to go on sale on 26 March?

Despite Apple not confirming an official release date for its iPad, several publications cite tipsters who indicate that Apple stores will start selling the tablet on Friday 26 March at 6pm...

Designer notebook hits South Africa

March 1, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Designer notebook hits South Africa

Designer Karim Rashid has teamed up with Asus to create the Eee PC 1008P notebook, now available in South Africa from Ingram Micro...

Dell makes entry into tablet market

February 26, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Dell makes entry into tablet market

Dell will tap into the tablet computer market with its own version of a touchscreen multimedia device said to rival Apple’s iPad. With a 5-inch screen only, the tablet dubbed Mini 5 will look more like a Sony PSP than the iPad, but it seems there’s much...

HP Pavilion Entertainment notebook range comes to SA

February 23, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on HP Pavilion Entertainment notebook range comes to SA

The new HP Pavilion Entertainment Notebook range is now available in South Africa, according to official distributor Drive Control Corporation (DCC)...

LG unveils phone with 3-Way Sync feature

February 16, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on LG unveils phone with 3-Way Sync feature

LG Electronics showcased the worlds’ first feature phone to support 3-Way Sync service, LG Mini (LG GD880), at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona...

Nokia counters iPhone with N87, 12MP

February 15, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

When Apple celebrates the three-year anniversary for its iPhone, Nokia plans to release the Nokia N87 with a 12MP camera and multi-touch capabilities...

Top 10 BlackBerry Bold 9700 applications

February 10, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments (30)

Free Blackberry applications from BlackBerry App World can be downloaded and enjoyed on the new smartphone BlackBerry Bold 9700, from games to keeping up to date on Twitter, checking weather updates or adjust travel arrangements and even have your emails...

Sony enters the 3D household revolution

February 3, 2010 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Sony enters the 3D household revolution

Sony today announced that it would start selling 3D televisions, Blu-Ray discs with 3D movies and videos and even 3D games for PlayStation 3 as early as April ...