Apple’s UK suit against Qualcomm adds to global patent war

2017-03-03 11:55

Apple sued Qualcomm in a UK court, adding to lawsuits across the globe in a sprawling battle over patents and licensing fees between the iPhone developer and the designer of mobile phone chips.

Apple overtakes Samsung in smartphone wars

2017-02-02 11:06

Apple reported a rebound in iPhone sales to lift the tech giant to record revenue in the past quarter in quarterly results that eased concerns of slowing growth.

Samsung smartwatches can now be used with iPhones

2017-01-10 11:18

iPhone users will now be to use a Samsung Gear device with their Apple smartphone, after the South Korean company released an app in iTunes to pair the devices.

Samsung prevails over Apple in R5.5bn patent appeal

2016-12-07 07:57

The US Supreme Court has overturned a $399m patent infringement penalty imposed on Samsung for copying Apple's iPhone design.

Apple reveals autonomous vehicle ambitions

2016-12-04 17:46

Apple has revealed it is investing heavily in autonomous vehicles in a letter asking the government to make it easier to develop self-driving cars.

Apple to end Mac update drought with October event

2016-10-20 09:28

Apple invited media to an event October 27 where the company is expected to debut new Mac computers, ending a drought without an update for its oldest product category.

South Africa’s third largest mobile network, Cell C, offers the country’s best iPhone 7 contracts, says a local research company.

South Africa’s third largest mobile network, Cell C, offers the country’s best iPhone 7 contracts, says a local research company.

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Oil shares, Apple boost US stocks

2016-10-11 08:07

Wall Street stocks have posted solid gains, lifted by strength in petroleum companies due to higher oil prices and a jump in Apple shares.

Behind the Pixel: Google’s first real threat to the iPhone

2016-10-05 07:23

Google is embarking on a wholesale revamp of its mobile phone strategy, debuting a pair of slick and powerful handsets that for the first time will go head-to-head with Apple.

Apple still a star 5 years after Steve Jobs' death

2016-10-04 12:48

Five years after the death of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, the Silicon Valley tech giant is bigger and stronger, despite lingering doubts over its future without the visionary leader.


Apple's Tim Cook: 'Fake news is killing people's minds'

2017-02-11 20:36

Apple chief executive Tim Cook says fake news is "killing minds," and governments and tech firms must act to stop it.

Jobs at stake: Society set for head-on collision with driverless cars

2017-01-23 11:28

Evangelists for driverless cars see a bright future coming down the road: thousands of lives saved, countless driving hours freed up, cityscapes transformed with traffic jams vanquished.

Ireland to appeal EU's record $14 billion tax order on Apple

2016-12-19 09:08

Ireland is appealing the EU's landmark order to collect 13 billion euros in taxes from Apple.

Google hits renewable energy goal

2016-12-06 21:16

Google is crossing a milestone in its quest to reduce pollution caused by its digital services that devour massive amounts of electricity.

Samsung seeks redemption with AI-infused smartphone

2016-11-07 07:27

Samsung plans to equip its next Galaxy S smartphones with a Siri-like digital assistant, seeking to make a comeback after the debacle that precipitated the death of its Note 7.

Apple to slash SA App Store prices

2016-10-18 11:40

Consumer technology giant Apple is reducing prices for its App Store in South Africa amid the strengthening of the rand in recent months.

Complaints about iPhone 7 reception stir in China

2016-10-14 15:57

Complaints about call connection problems with Apple’s iPhone 7 models are spreading across social media in China just weeks after the devices were released.

New FBI head in San Francisco was key figure in iPhone hack

2016-10-06 06:27

Special Agent Jack Bennett was at the FBI's computer investigation lab in Quantico, Virginia, when an outside company showed the bureau how it could hack into an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters.

Google's new Pixel handset to take on iPhone

2016-10-04 20:01

Google has launched an aggressive challenge to Apple and Samsung, introducing its own line of smartphones called Pixel.

iPhone 7 SA release date, pricing announced

2016-09-30 07:03

The Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus and Watch Series 2 will arrive in South Africa on October 14, according to

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