China poised to surpass the US as Apple’s largest iPhone market

Published by on Oct 15th, 2014, No Comments

apple-china_think-differentLove them or hate them it seems as though Apple is making inroads into one of the largest smartphone markets in the world. The new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus has the technological media and consumers polarised, on the one hand this will probably be the most successful iPhone in history and on the other end the device is plagued by issues like “bendgate”. But as with any potentially successful product, the proof is in the pudding, or the sales figures for that matter. The Cupertino company has always had a firm footing in the US, but now it seems as though they might just take the largest market of them all. (more…)

Tesla to unveil a new car and something more…

Published by on Oct 2nd, 2014, 2 Comments

tesla2South African born and raised Elon Musk is one of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs. And he made his fortune creating cool stuff. From his own space transport company SpaceX to a futuristic electric car company Tesla producing cars everyone wants to own. The Paris motor show is taking place this month and we have already seen big automotive names such as Volkswagen and Lamborghini introduce stunning new models. But Elon and Tesla also have something up their sleeve… (more…)

Microsoft to announce new Windows name this week

Published by on Sep 29th, 2014, No Comments

Windows_9So the invite only Microsoft event will take place in San Francisco this week. There have been a lot of rumors doing the rounds of what exactly the new Windows OS, currently code named “Threshold”, will offer with regards to features, look and feel and functionality. The actual name of the new OS still remains a mystery, whilst many refer to it as Windows 9. We now know, according to a report by Reuters, that Microsoft will unveil the new windows name tomorrow… (more…)

Nexus 6 reportedly will look like oversized Moto X

Published by on Sep 25th, 2014, No Comments


Google’s next smartphone, the Nexus 6, is almost here. New details from 9to5 Google suggest it’ll come with a QHD display and 13 MP camera. Codenamed Shamu, the Nexus 6 is expected to be built by Motorola and looks quite a bit like the new Moto X. (more…)

New Windows 9 features leaked in videos

Published by on Sep 16th, 2014, 5 Comments


Just last week we saw some leaked images of what we can expect from Windows 9, but now the leak has gone even further. The same source created some videos to show off the features of the new operating system from Microsoft.

Reportedly, this is a late build of Windows 9, meaning it hasn’t been completed but there will be few changes from what we’re seeing here.

Some of the more interesting features shown include a revised, (unified) Notification Centre, a demonstration of how Multi-Desktop will work, and of course, that beloved start menu.

Although some things will definitely change, were getting a relatively clear picture of what we can expect. Check out the videos below: (more…)

HTC’s “Double Exposure” event to take place on the 8th of October

Published by on Sep 11th, 2014, No Comments

HTC OneSo September the 9th has come and gone and the tech world is already preparing for the next big launch. Obviously the ball is now back in the Andriod court and HTC will have the first swing. Their event will take place on the 8th of October in New York City and is titled “Double Exposure”. Quite obviously the name refers to the current HTC One M8′s dual camera system and the future applications thereof. We are not yet quite sure what HTC will present but we can speculate… (more…)

Video of working iPhone 6 (4.7 inch) leaked

Published by on Sep 3rd, 2014, No Comments

iphone_6_1-still002Until Apple officially presents the iPhone 6 at their September 9th event next week the internet will be teeming with rumours, leaked images and speculation. What we haven’t seen yet is a leak on the actual components and all-round package of the iPhone 6. A Russian website has just about broken the rumour mill when they released a video introducing the new 4.7 inch iPhone 6, showing of its components and comparing it to the current iPhone 5S. If what they present turns out to be true, the new iPhone will be quite the looker… (more…)

iWatch rumoured to cost around $400

Published by on Sep 2nd, 2014, 4 Comments

iwatchWith the rapidly approaching Apple event on the 9th of September every iFan around wants to know what will be presented, when will it be available and most importantly what will it cost me? All of the latest rumours agree that Apple will launch the iPhone 6 (both models) as well as the iWatch on their 9/9/2014 event. Whilst the smartphone prices should be in line with competitors and previous releases it is still unclear what kind of hole the Apple wearible tech will make in the consumer’s pocket. Now some credible sources have come to the party… (more…)