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Review: LG V40ThinQ, the perfect photography companion

February 15, 2019 • Features, Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Review: LG V40ThinQ, the perfect photography companion

LG Electronic released the V40Thinq on the 7th of February this year. For this release, LG partnered with South African telecom operator, Vodacom to bring the phone to consumers. Among a number of fascinating features, the device sports a noticeable 5 camera setup, but is it really worth the hype? The V40 ThinQ also features [&hellip...

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Rwanda invests in first smartphone factory

February 8, 2019 • East Africa, Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Rwanda invests in first smartphone factory

In October 2018, Rwanda-based technology company Mara Corporation said it was investing $100 million in South Africa to make affordable, high tech smartphones. Mara founder Ashish Thakkar noted that the African continent currently had over 400 million...

Kingdom Hearts III ships over 5 mln units within first week of release

February 6, 2019 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Kingdom Hearts III ships over 5 mln units within first week of release

Square Enix announced that Kingdom Hearts III, the latest mainline entry in the beloved action RPG series, has shipped more than five million units globally, both physically and digitally, across all platforms since its 29th January release, making it the...

Nokia 5.1 Plus now available in South Africa

Nokia 5.1 Plus now available in South Africa

February 6, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Nokia 5.1 Plus now available in South Africa

The Nokia 5.1 Plus is now available in South Africa from Tuesday, 05 February. The device comes in two colours Gloss Black and Gloss Midnight Blue. The Nokia 5.1 Plus delivers gaming performance and AI imaging features in one package. “With Nokia 5.1...

Gartner reveals Chinese brands that are prominent in semiconductor buying

February 4, 2019 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Gartner reveals Chinese brands that are prominent in semiconductor buying

Chinese mobile products, which cater to both high and low-income consumers, underpinned an increase in smartphone sales globally in the third quarter of 2018, according to US-based researcher Gartner. Samsung Electronics and Apple remained the top two...

Huawei is set to reveal its 5G foldable phone at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Sunday, 24 February.

Huawei’s foldable phone will debut at MWC 2019

February 3, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Huawei’s foldable phone will debut at MWC 2019

Come with us to explore #ConnectingTheFuture LIVE from @MWC. Are you ready to reveal the unprecedented? #HuaweiMWC #MWC2019 pic.twitter.com/UllvyhBiVq — Huawei Mobile (@HuaweiMobile) February 1, 2019 Huawei is set to reveal its 5G foldable phone at Mobile...

2018 saw a drastic drop in smartphone market – report

February 2, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on 2018 saw a drastic drop in smartphone market – report

2018 was “the worst year ever for smartphone shipments,” according to the research firm IDC. The survey further states that worldwide handset volumes declined 4.1 per cent in 2018 to a total of 1.4 billion units shipped for the full year. IDC...

Apple aims to offer a subscription service for gaming

January 31, 2019 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Apple aims to offer a subscription service for gaming

Apple is rumoured to be planning a subscription service for games. Still in the early stages of development, users will pay a monthly subscription fee to get access to a library of gaming titles. Something akin to a Netflix of games, the service will likely...

Ghana: NCA revokes Expresso telecom's licence

Lava launches operation in Ghana

January 31, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on Lava launches operation in Ghana

India’s mobile technology company, Lava launched its operations in Ghana with a promise to deliver valuable and reliable yet affordable mobile technology to the market and community. Rahul Kumar Singh, Country Manager, Lava Technologies, and Saurabh...

Kingdom Hearts III is out and already killing it

Kingdom Hearts III is out and already killing it

January 30, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Kingdom Hearts III is out and already killing it

Kingdom Hearts III, the long-awaited instalment in the beloved action role-playing game series, is now available worldwide on the PS4 and Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One X. Long-time fans and newcomers alike will follow the exciting new...

Nokia 8 Sirocco gets latest Android operating system

Nokia 8 Sirocco gets latest Android operating system

January 29, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Nokia 8 Sirocco gets latest Android operating system

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced that the Nokia 8 Sirocco will now begin receiving the latest Android operating system, Android 9 Pie. With the Android 9 Pie upgrade arriving on the Nokia 8 Sirocco, and the Nokia 8 also joining the family...

Out with the old, in with the new – 10 hot smartphones set for release in 2019

January 24, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Lists, Top StoriesComments Off on Out with the old, in with the new – 10 hot smartphones set for release in 2019

2018 had an impressive release of smartphones. However, 2019 seems to be gearing up for even bigger releases, with most smartphone makers debuting new flagships. We’ve already seen some leaks and hints as to what new phones will release early in the year...

The new LG V40ThinQ brings content to life with 5 cameras

The new LG V40ThinQ brings content to life with 5 cameras

January 23, 2019 • Features, Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on The new LG V40ThinQ brings content to life with 5 cameras

LG Electronics announced that they will release the V40ThinQ in partnership with Vodacom on 7 February at a retail price of R12,499 postpaid and R599 per month on a Vodacom contract. The device sports five-cameras, with three cameras mounted on its rear and...

LG to launch LG Q Stylus+ in February

LG to launch LG Q Stylus+ in February 2019

January 21, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on LG to launch LG Q Stylus+ in February 2019

LG Electronics has announced the new LG Q Stylus, the latest model in the expanding Q series midrange smartphones. The LG Q Stylus features handwritten input for those times when writing is more productive and expressive than typing. Depending on the market,...

MUST SEE: Louis Vuitton launches pricey earbuds

January 21, 2019 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on MUST SEE: Louis Vuitton launches pricey earbuds

Luxury French fashion house, Louis Vuitton is entering the audio market with a collection of unique wireless earphones in partnership with Master & Dynamic. On Thursday, 17 January,  New-York-based audio company Master & Dynamic announced its new...

Rolfes Pigments enhance the Colourpin II to intuitively recognise more colours

Colourpin II intuitively recognises more colours

January 20, 2019 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Colourpin II intuitively recognises more colours

Choosing colour is becoming more of an emotional experience eliciting reactions and influencing decisions. Speaking a year after launching its Colourpin II enhancements, Ahmed Gani, Managing Director, Rolfes Pigments, says that this technology-driven approach...