Apple wins patent appeal in China

2015-04-24 15:30

Apple has won an appeal in China over patent rights to voice recognition software such as the iPhone's "Siri", with a court overruling an earlier decision.

Samsung takes cost pain in iPhone battle

2015-04-24 06:00

Samsung Electronics has priced its superior hardware Galaxy S smartphones at a lower cost to compete with Apple's iPhones.

New network me&you targets low call costs

2015-04-23 09:10

The latest network operator to launch in South Africa has announced competitive call rates.

Mobile operator me&you readies SA launch

2015-04-22 14:19

South Africans will soon have an alternative calling option with the launch of a new mobile virtual network operator.

Microsoft to open flagship store in Sydney

2015-04-21 17:30

Microsoft has said it will open its first flagship store outside the US in Sydney.

Mobile operator to pay cash back for unused data

2015-04-21 10:02

In a move set to cause waves through the mobile industry, a US carrier has announced a plan to refund subscribers for unused data.

SA companies lag in mobile commerce

2015-04-20 10:45

Few South African businesses are ready for mobile e-commerce despite high adoption levels of handsets in the country, a survey has found.

Which SA smartphones are popular with thieves?

2015-04-17 11:34

A local mobile operator has disclosed a list of phones that are targets for criminals in South Africa.

Huawei goes big with P8

2015-04-16 09:21

The Chinese phone maker has launched its latest smartphone range, the P8, at an event in London.

Local smartphone player Mobicel announces pricing

2015-04-15 10:42

The company is taking on the South African smartphone market with an aggressive pricing strategy.


Apple Watch refuses to give up its secrets

2015-04-24 12:30

Apple has managed to frustrate gadget lovers and investors desperate to find out the components of its new smart watch.

Facebook mobile ad revenue surges

2015-04-23 17:25

Nearly three-quarters of Facebook's advertising revenue now comes from mobile ads, as many more users access the social network on smartphones.

Google launches mobile phone service

2015-04-23 08:32

Google has said it was launching its own US mobile wireless service, with considerable potential savings for customers.

Samsung offers 'theft proof' tablets

2015-04-22 10:27

The phone maker is targeting mobile crime head-on with a new service aimed at schools which buy its tablets.

Uber to face lawsuit over blind bias

2015-04-21 14:29

Uber Technologies must defend against a lawsuit accusing the popular ride-sharing service of discriminating against blind people by refusing to transport guide dogs.

Apple to reward tech use in SA education

2015-04-20 12:16

Digital education is set to be highlighted at an Apple in Education Awards competition this year.

Samsung drops logo on Galaxy in Japan

2015-04-20 07:42

Samsung has removed its corporate logo from its new smartphones sold in Japan.

6% of US adults plan to buy Apple Watch

2015-04-17 07:54

About 6% of US adults plan to buy Apple's smart watch according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

Big sale for Pope iPad

2015-04-15 19:13

An Apple iPad which belonged to Pope Francis has fetched $30 500 at an auction, with proceeds going to a school for the poor in Uruguay

Apple likely to boost watch production - analysts

2015-04-13 14:09

Apple is likely to quickly ramp production of the Apple Watch after strong pre-orders outstripped limited supply in the first weekend following its launch.

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