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  • More details on The Last of Us DLC revealed

    January 21, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on More details on The Last of Us DLC revealed

    As announced in November last year, Naughty Dog is currently hard at work on Left Behind – a new single player story expansion for its hugely popular PS3 adventure, The Last of Us. Acting as a prequel of sorts, the add-on will centre around Ellie and her...

  • 7 wearables to get excited about

    January 13, 2014 • ListsComments Off on 7 wearables to get excited about

    Wearables, a term that came into prominence over the last two years, is all the rage at the moment. These little electronic devices are worn by technology buffs and enthusiasts alike, and at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show, a good number of new...

  • PlayStation 5 planning to start “very soon”

    January 10, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on PlayStation 5 planning to start “very soon”

    Sony’s much-lauded PlayStation 4 console has been launched around the world a mere three months ago, but the company already has their sights set on the next iteration of the gaming console. Speaking to MTV, PlayStation Software Product Development Head for...

  • PlayStation 4 sells 4.2 million units

    January 8, 2014 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on PlayStation 4 sells 4.2 million units

    Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. today announced that cumulative sales of the PlayStation 4 (PS4) have reached 4.2 million as of December 28, 2013, demonstrating the explosive growth of the PS4 platform. “The momentum of the PS4 system keeps getting...

  • Beta test ps4

    Review: Sony’s PlayStation 4

    December 17, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Review: Sony’s PlayStation 4

    With the news that Sony’s latest console, the PlayStation 4, sold out in 24 hours in South Africa last week, it is easy to understand why the release has gamers chasing down new units. Sony took a bold step and completely redesigned almost every aspect...

  • PlayStation 4 unveiled, bad news for South Africa

    December 11, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on PlayStation 4 unveiled, bad news for South Africa

    Sony unveiled their latest console, the PlayStation 4, to selected media in Johannesburg last night – ahead of the scheduled national rollout date of Friday 13 December. The PlayStation 4 is being launched in South Africa before Microsoft’s Xbox...

  • PlayStation 4 surpasses 2.1-million in sales

    December 4, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on PlayStation 4 surpasses 2.1-million in sales

    Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) announced that cumulative sell through for the PlayStation 4 (PS4) worldwide has surpassed 2.1 million units as of December 1, 2013. The number includes the 700,000 units sold through in Europe and Australasia launching...

  • Get a PlayStation 4 through FNB

    November 28, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Get a PlayStation 4 through FNB

    South Africa’s First National Bank (FNB) is well-known for providing its users with the latest technology as part of its drive into consumer technology, and the bank announced their latest offerings in time for the holiday season. While gamers are now able...

  • Sony unveils Xperia L smartphone

    October 29, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Sony unveils Xperia L smartphone

    Sony Mobile Communications today announced the availability of the new Xperia smartphone model to join its 2013 line up within the Vodacom channel – the Xperia L. The Xperia L provides industry leading camera technology with HDR for both photos and...

  • Smartwatches: Is the time right?

    October 3, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Smartwatches: Is the time right?

    Samsung last week announced their Galaxy Gear device, which tethers to their newly-announced Galaxy Note 3 smartphone. Although Samsung stops short of calling it a smartwatch, the watch functions as a companion device by delivering information (such as email...

  • Sony unveils 3-in-1 headphones combo

    September 12, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Sony unveils 3-in-1 headphones combo

    Electronics maker Sony unveiled an addition to its Walkman WH Series – the NWZ-WH505 3-in-1 headphone set. What makes this unit rather unique, is that it has a pair of headphones, Walkman and a speakers all built into the unit. “The new Walkman WH...

  • Sony announces new PlayStation Vita

    September 9, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Sony announces new PlayStation Vita

    Electronics manufacturer and video games console maker Sony on Monday morning announced a new version of their handheld gaming system, the PlayStation Vita. During the unveiling, the company announced that the new Wi-Fi only model will be made available first...

  • Sony unveils Xperia Z1 smartphone

    September 4, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Sony unveils Xperia Z1 smartphone

    Electronics maker Sony today unveiled the Xperia Z1, their new flagship model, which is expected to be made available globally in later in September. “Xperia Z1 represents a significant milestone for Sony in our continued efforts to deliver unforgettable...

  • In Pictures: Gamescom in Germany

    August 22, 2013 • FeaturesComments Off on In Pictures: Gamescom in Germany

    Any gamer worth their salt would know that the annual Gamescom in Cologne, Germany, is Europe’s biggest gaming conference, trade fare and exhibition. Every year, hundreds of developers and publishers flock to the event to announce and unveil new titles...

  • PlayStation 4 to launch in South Africa on 6 December

    August 21, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on PlayStation 4 to launch in South Africa on 6 December

    With the annual Gamescom conference officially underway in Germany, electronics maker Sony revealed the list of countries which will be first in line to receive the next-generation PlayStation 4 console upon release. While South Africa falls under the...

  • Review: Xperia Z tablet

    July 17, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments Off on Review: Xperia Z tablet

    As far as tablets go, the market is fairly crowded at this point with manufacturers trying to out-do each other around every bend, curve and angle. Specific features aside, all tablets are pretty much the same – a flat piece of electronic bread, buttered...