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Rumour: iPod refresh imminent

Published by on Apr 23rd, 2015, No Comments

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According to recent reports, a source closely linked to Apple’s product plans has cited that the Cupertino company’s iPod lineup – specifically, the iPod touch – are expected to be updated later this year.

While the source in question couldn’t state with certainty, the rumour suggests that Apple might retain the 4″ screen size that is present on the current iPod touch model.

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Kalahari.com ready to shut-down website

Published by on Apr 23rd, 2015, 4 Comments

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In case you weren’t aware, Kalahari and TakeALot.com last year announced that they would merge, in hopes to make both companies profitable. They will combine infrastructure and storage resources to make the online shopping landscape in SA a more pleasant place for all.

While we have known about this merger for some time, we still had no idea when it would actually take place. The competition commission approved the deal very quickly after the announcement, but for the last 6 months we haven’t received any updates on actual time tables. That is, until now. (more…)

Here’s an app to help get rid of your embarrassing posts on social media

Published by on Apr 23rd, 2015, 1 Comment

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We all have one or two (or perhaps a couple) of rather embarrassing posts somewhere one one or more of our social media profiles.

Whether it’s a philosophical post by a slightly inebriated, younger version of yourself, an adolescent Facebook rant, or any ‘I-can’t-believe-I-said-that’ post – we know that while you might forget about these little gems, the internet doesn’t.

While everyone has an embarrassing post or two, and of course that’s perfectly acceptable, the problem may come in when your potential new boss stumbles across any f the aforementioned posts and then promptly decides to not hire you.

You know, first impressions…

Luckily for us all, you will now be able to get rid of these embarrassing (read: incriminating) posts way easier; because just like for everything else in this world nowadays, there is an app for that.  (more…)

Huawei Mate 7 Review: Big is beautiful again

Published by on Apr 22nd, 2015, 19 Comments

d2 Huawei is making a big push in SA and we are happy to see it. They strive to bring top-notch devices at more affordable prices – something Chinese firms are very good at doing. Huawei, Lenovo and Xaomi are all top 5 smartphone manufacturers in the world and the competition is fierce. You might notice that Huawei has dropped the ‘Ascend’ name (previously this phone was called the Ascend Mate 7) – they are completely refining their branding and naming conventions.

Recently the Huawei Mate 7 has made its way into the South African market and we were lucky enough to review it for an extended period of time. I actually took it on a trip to Europe and exclusively used it as my daily driver for the two weeks, so it had a lot of work to do.

Before we get to the full review, here are some key features: (more…)

Google readying its own cellular service

Published by on Apr 22nd, 2015, No Comments

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Fresh from introducing many major US cities to high-speed internet through its Google Fiber programme, Google appears to be developing its own cellular network, according to a new report.

The network, which the company is allegedly developing for exclusive use with the company’s Nexus 6 handset, will apparently only charge users for the data they use.

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WhatsApp voice call now available on iOS

Published by on Apr 22nd, 2015, No Comments

WhatsAppWhatsApp has in recent years built up a user base that numbers in the hundreds of millions, the app’s been working to expand its feature set into new modes of communication. Following a lot of hype and rumors last year, WhatsApp introduced voice call support for Android devices at the end of last month (finally to everyone). Yesterday the company rolled out this feature for all iOS users…  (more…)

Competition: Huawei Mate 7 Giveaway – (Closed)

Published by on Apr 21st, 2015, 40 Comments

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Update: This competition closed on 10 May, 2015.

Huawei is making a big push in SA and we are happy to see it. They strive to bring top-notch devices at more affordable prices – something Chinese firms are very good at doing. Huawei, Lenovo and Xaomi are all top 5 smartphone manufacturers in the world and the competition is fierce.

Recently the Huawei Mate 7 has made its way into the South African market. We will be publishing our full review of this phablet tomorrow (22 April), but we thought we would wet you appetites with a giveaway. That’s right, we are giving away the flagship Huawei Mate 7 in conjunction with Huawei SA. (more…)

Rumour: Is Apple making an iPhone 6c?

Published by on Apr 21st, 2015, 1 Comment

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Nearly a year and a half since Apple introduced a “budget” iPhone in the form of the slightly more affordable plastic iPhone 5c, rumours pinpoint that Apple again intends to return to making a lower-cost smartphone, in the form of the iPhone 6c.

Recent leaks seemingly confirm this, showcasing a bright pink plastic iPhone 6 that seemingly houses a 4″ display.

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