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Cheaper tablets rule SA market
Cheaper tablets rule SA market

CAPE TOWN: Cheaper priced tablets are driving growth for this segment in South Africa, a report says. According to data from the International Data Corporation (IDC), tablets recorded 56% growth...

By Duncan Alfreds 24 Aug 2015 13:21

Pocket-sized computers to help meet increasing delivery demands
Pocket-sized computers to help meet increasing delivery demands

Driving the demand for real-time supply chain visibility is the rise of e-commerce and increased competition according to Oliver Facey...

21 Aug 2015 10:47



CloudGate, Got-Game partners for community empowerment - CloudGate
CloudGate, Got-Game partners for community empowerment

MICROmega Group Company, Cloudware, will supply its low-cost, low power, and easy to support CloudGate devices to the Got-Game POP UP digital libraries that are being rolled out to underprivileged communities throughout South Africa...

Issued by CloudGate 18 Aug 2015 11:40

YESCO Electronics acquisition to strengthen Samsung's offering
YESCO Electronics acquisition to strengthen Samsung's offering

Samsung Electronics South Africa has announced the acquisition of a leading LED sign and display manufacturer, YESCO Electronics, extending the reach...

14 Aug 2015 07:10

Keep your UPS in good working order
Keep your UPS in good working order

A UPS has become one of the most critical pieces of office equipment in South Africa, given the on-going power problems as well as...

By Elrica Quick 11 Aug 2015 08:13

Akon Lighting Africa to launch solar powered tablets for education
Akon Lighting Africa to launch solar powered tablets for education

Benin is the last stop on a two-week road show during which Akon Lighting Africa co-founders, music artist Akon, Thione Niang and Samba Bathily, unveiled their long-term objective to use solar activities to drive education by introducing connected tablet devices.

7 Aug 2015 15:54

The evolution of the camera
The evolution of the camera

Picture yourself taking a selfie, holding up the camera, tapping through to the front-facing camera, trying to keep your hand steady, laughing and shaking...

By Deon Prinsloo 31 Jul 2015 07:47

Nominations open for IT Personality, Visionary CIO awards 2015 - ITWeb
Nominations open for IT Personality, Visionary CIO awards 2015

The winners of both awards will be announced at the IITPSA President's Awards event on 12 November 2015...

Issued by ITWeb 29 Jul 2015 14:35

Technology that shines a light in the face of load shedding
Technology that shines a light in the face of load shedding

Load shedding is set to be part of our lives in South Africa for the foreseeable future, bringing with it inconvenience and expense for all citizens...

By Elaine Wang 29 Jul 2015 11:54

Affordable and energy efficient computing with CloudGate Square - CloudGate
Affordable and energy efficient computing with CloudGate Square

CloudWare, a MICROmega Group company, has launched its palm-sized CloudGate Square computer running the Microsoft Windows 8.1 operating system...

Issued by CloudGate 24 Jul 2015 12:49

SMART helping transform classrooms and learning in SA
SMART helping transform classrooms and learning in SA

The Ministry of Education for Gauteng province in South Africa has chosen the global provider of collaboration solutions, SMART Technologies Inc...

23 Jul 2015 08:48

UPS vs AVR and why your business needs both
UPS vs AVR and why your business needs both

Given the current and very real power crisis in South Africa, and the fact that it is set to continue for the foreseeable future, a generator coupled with a UPS...

By Marco Da Silva 22 Jul 2015 08:36

Making M2M SIM management SME-friendly
Making M2M SIM management SME-friendly

Using SIM cards have become a way of life for the digital citizens of today. With our reliance on smartphones and tablets, these tiny components...

By Kees Snijders 20 Jul 2015 12:05

Beware of pseudo UHD TVs, warns Samsung
Beware of pseudo UHD TVs, warns Samsung

Samsung Electronics South Africa is warning consumers that pseudo UHD TVs have found their way onto the South African market...

10 Jul 2015 07:07

Is your Smartphone the real deal?
Is your Smartphone the real deal?

Counterfeit goods have increasingly become a problem in South Africa. Not only is the clothing industry suffering under the scourge of counterfeit goods but the...

3 Jul 2015 07:56

Rugged computers a game-changer in critical field rescue situations
Rugged computers a game-changer in critical field rescue situations

New advanced technological solutions are changing the security, public safety, and law enforcement sectors to the very core and for the better....

By Jerker Hellström 2 Jul 2015 10:26

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Annual upgrade? How your mobile contract is really costing the earth

We've all seen reports on TV: queues round the block, makeshift camps, furtive checking of watches, and the rapturous applause on the opening of the doors. Such is the clamour for new "must-have" technology...

By James Suckling 26 Jun 2015 06:15

Game changer: how will wearable tech affect visitor experience at sports events?
Game changer: how will wearable tech affect visitor experience at sports events?

Here's a slightly surprising walkthrough of how wearable technology can change your experience at that next football game or that next cricket match...

25 Jun 2015 07:45

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Future trends of intelligent buildings

Steve Coster and Ben Crosby recently shared their views on changes in the way intelligent buildings operate and trends in the way they function...

24 Jun 2015 06:26

Going somewhere? Don't forget to take TomTom Start 50 with you.
Going somewhere? Don't forget to take TomTom Start 50 with you.

The TomTom Start 50 is an entry-level product that is a perfect little travelling companion, especially if you're a new driver...

By Cari Van Wyk 19 Jun 2015 08:30

Devices and data everywhere - what are you doing about it?
Devices and data everywhere - what are you doing about it?

The Internet of Things or IoT is a reality that cannot be ignored. Gartner forecasts that by this year, there will be 4.9 billion connected things in use and this will reach 25 billion by 2020...

By Matthew Blewett 15 Jun 2015 06:05

Datacentrix aids Eastern Cape school with technology needs
Datacentrix aids Eastern Cape school with technology needs

Datacentrix recently donated and installed computer equipment to the value of R150,000 at the newly-built Sophumelela Senior Primary School in King Williams Town, Eastern Cape...

15 Jun 2015 06:00

Next-generation low-cost computer board on show at KITE
Next-generation low-cost computer board on show at KITE

RS Components will be exhibiting at KITE where visitors will be able to have a peek at the next-generation low-cost mini-computer board...

9 Jun 2015 06:10

Brand versus price - what to consider when it comes to tablets
Brand versus price - what to consider when it comes to tablets

Mobility and always-on connectivity have become a big part of our everyday lives and as such, tablets are now regarded as essential...

By Bruce Byrne 5 Jun 2015 07:10

Your pictures, music and videos are the digital backdrop to life as you know it
Your pictures, music and videos are the digital backdrop to life as you know it

By 2016, Gartner predicts that the average household will own approximately 3.3 terabytes (TB) of digital content...

3 Jun 2015 09:28

What users want from technology?
What users want from technology?

Just imagine: there was a time when technology was defined by its limits...

1 Jun 2015 12:41

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Beyond recycling: solving e-waste problems must include designers and consumers

Agbogbloshie, Ghana is in the news again. International media such as The Guardian, Al Jazeera and the Washington Post have helped turn this place into an infamous example of electronic waste (e-waste) dumping...

By Josh Lepawsky 1 Jun 2015 08:31

Five gadgets to transform the way you travel
Five gadgets to transform the way you travel

Whether you're a seasoned business traveller or just recently started globetrotting, having the right gadgets can make your trip more manageable - and enjoyable...

By Nafisa Akabor 27 May 2015 09:38

Weaker Rand pushes laptop prices up
Weaker Rand pushes laptop prices up

South Africans could see an increase in the price of laptops as the Rand continues its downward slide against major international currencies...

By Duncan Alfreds 26 May 2015 10:55

Elliotdale school gets tech savvy
Elliotdale school gets tech savvy

Deputy Minister of Communications, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, recently handed over 25 desktop computers, among other things, to Ngangolwandle High School in Elliotdale, in the Eastern Cape...

By Yolisa Blom 25 May 2015 08:15

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