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Report: GoPro to develop their own line of drones

Published by on Nov 27th, 2014, No Comments

Go Pro drones

GoPro cameras are without a doubt the world’s leading action camera brand. Whether it’s F1 racing, extreme sports, longboarding teenagers or underwater exploration – you will be sure to notice a GoPro attached somewhere.

They are used all over the world and recently all over the skies. The small but powerful actin camera has become with drones, as people are using GoPro’s as their go-to camera to attach to their drones.

Thus, as we have seen a remarkable increase in the use of drones, we have also seen an increase in Go Pro sales.

Naturally, Go Pro started to notice that a big portion of their camera sales can be attributed to drone use – and it’s just here where they suddenly saw and opportunity and went for it.  (more…)

Apple may discontinue iPhone 5c

Published by on Nov 27th, 2014, 1 Comment

iphone5cApple tried something different in 2013, but instead of listening to consumers and making their screens bigger, Apple introduced a budget iPhone – the iPhone 5c. The Cupertino based company isn’t really one to admit defeat but you could say the the iPhone 5c is an exception. Tim Cook has admitted in the past that the phone has not met sales expectations in 2013 which left Apple with a ton of inventory. Is it the end of the road for the iPhone 5c? (more…)

Apple may dump Google as Safari’s default search engine

Published by on Nov 26th, 2014, No Comments

apple-vs-googleApple and Google have had a long standing partnership where Apple piggy-backed off of Google’s map and search functions. Since iOS 7 we have seen Apple introduce their own mapping software (which has come a long way since its disastrous debut) but Safari has always used Google as its default search engine. The partnership is due to expire early in 2015 and Apple has not yet made it known whether or not they are going to stick with Google. Music to Microsoft’s and Yahoo’s ears… (more…)

Guess how much Apple is worth now…

Published by on Nov 26th, 2014, No Comments

Apple Inc.

How much would you say Apple Inc. is worth? A few billion? A few hundred billion? Why not consider the fact that a relatively new company, namely Uber, is currently valued at an estimated $17 billion. Do you have an idea now? Not? Well let me enlighten you.

On Tuesday, Apple Inc. (AAPL), reached an incredible milestone in the company’s 38-year history. The Cupertino company’s market valuation surpassed a whopping $700 billion.

Yes, you read that right, $700 billion.

On Tuesday, Apple’s stock prices had reached over $119.65 – a feat that we last saw in 2012 when Apple’s stock prices peaked.  (more…)

Sony slashing smartphone line-up

Published by on Nov 26th, 2014, 1 Comment


Just last week we reported that Samsung will start selling a smaller range of smartphones, and now it seems that they are not they only smartphone giant that will be doing so.

Sony have just released their Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact smartphones, and we have already heard whispers about the upcoming Xperia Z4 and Xperia Z3 Ultra, but Sony is also planning some major changes as far as its mobile division is concerned. (more…)

Afrihost to launch Afrihost+

Published by on Nov 26th, 2014, 2 Comments


Internet service provider, Afrihost, recently sent out an email to its client asking if a new service called Afrihost+ will be a wise move.  The new service will give consumers more data benefits as well as access to Simfy Africa Music.  This will be an add-on to your existing service with Afrihost.


The most bizarre smartphone camera yet surfaces

Published by on Nov 26th, 2014, 1 Comment


There’s no denying that the camera experience on a smartphone is extremely important. It has become part of people’s everyday lives, even if they know nothing about photography. The smartphone camera has been so successful that it has almost singlehandedly led to the downfall of the point-and-shoot camera.

Up until this year, most smartphone cameras have been pretty generic, with most smartphone manufacturers getting their image sensors from the same image sensor manufacturers. Now companies are trying to get their phones to stand out with some weird and wonderful solutions in adding usability to the smartphone camera. (more…)

‘Steve Jobs’ movie gets a new star

Published by on Nov 26th, 2014, 1 Comment


Walter Isaacson’s biography of Steve Jobs gave the public some insight into the tech genius and helped uncover some things that we may have never known (at Jobs’ instruction). So as you can imagine, its brilliant source material for a feature length film.

Yes, there was the movie ‘Jobs’ starring Ashton Kutcher a while back (and he wasn’t actually that bad in it), but fans were screaming about it not being told exactly to the details on Jobs’ life. (more…)