SA's most popular smartphones revealed

2015-05-26 09:14

South Africans love their smartphones, but the choice of top device may surprise many.

Apple gets partial win in Samsung patent case

2015-05-19 08:56

Apple has been handed a mixed ruling by a US appeals court in the latest twist in a blockbuster intellectual property battle with Samsung Electronics.

Apple CEO meets with China vice premier

2015-05-14 05:00

Apple CEO Tim Cook has met with a top Chinese official in Beijing while touring a country that has become the tech giant's biggest driver of sales growth.

Richemont combats smartwatch craze with smart straps

2015-05-06 11:02

Swiss luxury goods maker Richemont is rolling out high-tech straps to counter the smartwatches designed by Apple and others.

SA buyer pays thousands for Apple Watch

2015-05-05 08:52

At least one South African is so enamoured with Apple's latest gadget that he (or she) bought two smartwatches that went on sale online.

High demand for fake Apple watches

2015-05-04 09:32

Shopper in China are buying imitation Apple watches, built on Google's operating system.

Apple Watch hit by #tattoogate

2015-04-30 12:33

Early adopters of the Apple Watch are complaining that a number of its key functions are disrupted by their tattoos.

Samsung profit sinks as iPhone powers ahead

2015-04-29 11:46

Samsung Electronics said its first quarter net profit plunged 39% as consumers switched to bigger iPhones.

Smartwatch will be Apple’s best-selling new product - analyst

2015-04-28 16:28

An expert says the tech giant is entering a super cycle with a stronger iPhone sales and initial strength around Apple Watch.

Apple CEO: Hard to gauge smart watch demand

2015-04-28 07:53

Apple CEO Tim Cook has said demand continued to outstrip supply for the new Apple Watch.


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Apple Watch could create corporate IT headache

2015-05-14 11:02

The Apple Watch may cause a headache for corporate network managers, already battling the rising tide of workers connecting to company infrastructure with personal devices.

China's smartphone market contracts

2015-05-11 11:49

The Asian giant's smartphone market contracted in the first quarter for the first time in six years with Apple becoming the top vendor, researchers have said.

EU to delay decisions on tax deals

2015-05-06 09:30

EU regulators will miss a June deadline to decide whether tax deals granted by individual member states to companies including Starbucks are legal.

Path to a wearable future lies in academia

2015-05-05 08:32

For a glimpse of what may lie ahead in wearable devices, look to academia.

Japan seniors to get tech-savvy with free iPads

2015-05-04 07:55

Millions of Japanese seniors could receive iPads under a programme to supply the elderly with specially equipped tablets that remind them when to take medicine.

Samsung regains smartphone lead over Apple

2015-04-30 07:55

Samsung retook the lead in the global smartphone market in the first quarter, as gains in emerging market sales helped it overtake Apple.

Android beats Apple on revenue, but with a catch

2015-04-29 08:45

Google's Android operating system has, for the first time, beaten Apple's iOS in terms of revenue generated by downloads, a report says.

Smartphones hit record growth in Africa

2015-04-28 10:02

Falling prices are spurring on smartphone growth in the Middle East and Africa, an international survey has found.

Apple Watch begins global launch - quietly

2015-04-26 21:49

The Apple Watch made its global debut on Friday in a launch aimed at making the California giant the overnight leader in wearable technology.

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