Only one formal complaint over disappearing data

2015-08-28 13:09

The National Consumer Commission has received only one complaint from a customer about disappearing mobile data, according to a spokesperson.

Samsung dominates SA smartphone, tablet market

2015-08-26 11:29

Samsung rules the South African smartphone and tablet roost, new research has found.

Blurry photo issue hits iPhone 6 Plus

2015-08-25 09:15

Apple is recalling a limited number iPhone 6 Plus phones due to faulty back cameras that take blurry photos.

China slowdown hits smartphone manufacturers

2015-08-21 07:56

A cooling of smartphone sales in China suggests the world's biggest market for the devices has reached a saturation point.

Google names new Android update

2015-08-18 10:10

Google has named its soon-to-be released operating system for its Android mobile devices.

Phone evidence can land you in trouble

2015-08-17 14:11

If you have evidence of corrupt activities or sexual offences on your digital device, you are obliged to report it to the police, or you could find yourself wrong of the law.

Samsung confirms new smartphones coming to SA

2015-08-14 10:16

Samsung has confirmed that South Africans will have to wait a few weeks to get their hands on the company's latest gadgets.

Tinder CEO quits after just five months

2015-08-13 12:15

Smartphone dating application Tinder has announced the departure of its CEO, five months after he had taken the helm.

Map of Life: A phone app that helps track wildlife

2015-08-08 12:56

South Africans are among 20 000 people who have caught on to using a smart phone app, Map of Life, developed to help preserve biodiversity.

Sony launches new Xperia M5 challenger

2015-08-04 07:00

Sony has narrowed its focus on the mid-range smartphone market with the launch of its latest device.


Cell C drops free WhatsApp promotion

2015-08-27 14:54

The mobile operator is ending its free access promotion to the messaging service.

Child safety app helps protect kids

2015-08-25 14:19

Parents now have the option of additional protection for children who use smartphones or tablets.

Cheaper tablets rule SA market

2015-08-24 11:49

Cheaper priced tablets are driving growth in South Africa, a report from a global research firm says.

MTN 'disappointed' at Telkom deal block

2015-08-19 09:14

The mobile network has expressed disappointment at the Competition Commission's decision to block its deal with Telkom.

Vodacom, Naspers explore mobile TV deal

2015-08-18 08:58

Vodacom is in talks with Naspers to deliver movies and television programmes to mobile devices.

Samsung misses wearable glory with Gear set - review

2015-08-14 13:04

Consumers have not truly accepted wearable technology yet, but manufacturers are racing ahead with production.

New Samsung phones take aim at Apple

2015-08-14 07:01

Samsung has unveiled two new smartphones to ramp up its efforts to win over consumers seeking large-screen handsets.

Who is Sundar Pichai, Google's new CEO?

2015-08-11 15:14

His name may not ring a bell, but Google's new CEO Sundar Pichai has worked on some of the company's best-known products.

Your smartphone could land you in jail

2015-08-04 10:03

Simply taking a picture with your cellphone can land you in hot water in a foreign country, if you're not careful.

Samsung pushes SA to do more exercise

2015-08-03 16:12

Samsung is hoping to push South Africans to do more exercise with a Discovery Vitality partnership.

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