Global PC market grows for first time in 6 years - survey

2018-07-13 08:30

The global personal computer market grew for the first time in six years in the second quarter of 2018, driven by upgrades in the business segment, a market tracker said Thursday.

Lenovo comes up short on smartphones as PC business soldiers on

2017-02-16 13:01

Lenovo Group’s mobile-phone business continues to shrink, while its personal-computer division managed anaemic growth in the face of brutal holiday-season competition.

Tablet sales take a beating, says IDC

2016-03-22 12:35

Tablet sales have declined by 8.8% in the Middle East and Africa as pressure mounts on manufacturers, says an international organisation.

African tablet sales take a big hit

2015-06-22 12:26

Tablets are following the tanking computer market in the Middle East and Africa as the smart gadgets recorded their first ever decline in the region.

US urges Lenovo to remove buggy 'Superfish' program

2015-03-09 10:16

The US government has advised Lenovo Group customers to remove Superfish, a program pre-installed on some Lenovo laptops.

Lenovo says sorry over flawed 'Superfish' adware

2015-02-20 15:00

Lenovo has apologised to consumers who have the Superfish adware on computers the company produced.

Motorola smartphones are coming back to SA

2015-01-28 10:25

The devices will officially return to South Africa in 2015 thanks to a push by its parent company Lenovo - the world’s biggest PC manufacturer.

Wuhan force is rising

2014-05-28 07:56

A trip to the Lenovo factory in Wuhan, China, was a reminder of the impact of scale in high-tech, writes Arthur Goldstuck.

Lenovo aims for SA glory with ultrabook, tablet

2014-04-04 14:29

Lenovo is aiming at the premium market in South Africa with a new range of notebook and tablet.

Apple iPad lead evaporating

2014-03-05 09:30

Apple is the top tablet vendor, though its lead is becoming slim, research data shows.


Lenovo launches two new laptops with renewed focus on AI

2018-02-26 19:44

Chinese tech company Lenovo will be placing greater emphasis on its new core strategy of Augmented Intelligence in its laptops and smartphones as it launches two new laptops.

Motorola phones making a comeback in SA this week

2016-10-17 11:22

Chinese computing giant Lenovo is readying to launch its ‘Moto’ smartphones in South Africa on Thursday, a move that heralds the return of Motorola in South Africa.

Some will trade sex for cellphones

2015-07-29 11:44

A survey shows that some people will give up sex before parting with their cellphone.

Tablets power ahead in Africa, but troubles loom

2015-03-30 13:40

Despite the tablet market cooling in developed markets, in the Middle East and Africa people are still rushing to buy the smart devices.

Motorola Moto Maker on the cards for SA?

2015-03-03 10:00

The world's biggest computer maker Lenovo says it is adopting a phased launch process regarding its smartphone and customisation options in SA, reports Fin24's Gareth van Zyl from Barcelona.

Lenovo expands Yoga tablet range in SA

2015-01-28 16:12

Chinese PC maker Lenovo has launched its next generation Yoga tablets in South Africa as the company seeks securing its dominance over the local computer market.

Lenovo launches better battery Yoga 10 HD+ in SA

2014-08-05 13:31

Lenovo is hoping to entice South Africans with the update to its Yoga tablet with the new model that boasts an improved battery life.

Lenovo posts 29% profit rise

2014-05-21 14:30

Chinese computer maker Lenovo Group on Wednesday announced a jump in full-year net profits of 29 percent, driven by record sales of smartphones.

Tablet demand pushes PCs to the edge

2014-03-20 14:11

Surging demand for tablets have contributed to additional decline in the PC market in the Middle East and Africa.

Hungry Chinese smartphone makers aim high

2014-02-24 13:25

China's smartphone makers are on a global expansion drive that could transform the market, analysts say, and one day challenge the titans Samsung and Apple.

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