Chinese smartphone maker Oppo unveiled a futuristic new 'waterfall screen' that makes the phone look almost entirely bezel-less

2019-07-29 20:48

Samsung may have made curved screen edges its signature design feature, but Oppo took it to an extreme, and it's doing a better job of hiding bezels.

The Walkman is turning 40 — here are 13 other gadgets you didn't realise were over 20 years old

2019-06-30 10:41

The Walkman turns 40 on July 1. In its honor, here's a baker's dozen of other gadgets and products that have already passed the 20-year milestone.

Intel CEO Krzanich resigns over relationship with employee

2018-06-21 23:20

Intel chief executive Brian Krzanich has resigned over a "past consensual relationship" with an employee that violated a company non-fraternization policy.

#CES2018: Cars overshadow the small gadgets at tech show

2018-01-09 10:28

The smartphones and other small machines that used to dominate the annual CES gadget show have been overshadowed in recent years by bigger mobile devices: namely, automobiles.

#MondayMotivation: Gadgets that can boost your style

2017-12-04 11:38

Maximise your style game with these chic and seriously cool gadgets that every woman on-the-go can appreciate.

WATCH: Teachers react to fidget spinners

2017-06-06 09:10

Like Tamagotchis and Pokémon Go before them, fidget spinners are the latest craze among kids. Find out how your kids' teachers feel about them.

The iconic Tamagotchi set to make a comeback

2017-04-18 12:52

Much like the iconic Nokia 3310 and the VW Citi Golf, the virtual pet Tamagotchi is being re-released this year.

How background noise can ruin productivity - and the gadgets that can help

2016-08-09 13:45

Loud noise can have a real impact on our ability to do our jobs. One way to fight this problem? Turn on noise-canceling gadgets. Bloomberg's Seth Porges explains...

7 ways to identify fake Samsung smartphones

2016-06-14 13:06

Mobile phone manufacturer Samsung has warned South Africans to be aware of fake smartphones being sold locally.

21 March: Save the date for the big Apple unveil

2016-03-11 06:24

Apple has sent out invitations to a press event at which it is expected to unveil new iPhone and iPad models.


UK spy agency decrypts some secrets with new exhibition

2019-07-10 05:25

Historic gadgets used by British spies will be revealed for the first time later this week, as one of the country's intelligence agencies steps out the shadows to mark its centenary -- and to educate people about the risks of cyber-attacks.

My first impressions of the new iPad Pro: I can’t believe how much money I spent on this thing

2018-11-08 21:22

Apple’s redesigned iPad Pro is really nice. It’s also really expensive.

A NASA-inspired light to help your baby sleep and other next-level baby gadgets

2018-03-08 17:33

A self-installing car seat, a sleep booster that keeps baby asleep most of the night, a vision-boosting baby gym... these may sound like they're straight out of the dark futuristic Black Mirror series, but they're just a few of the latest in parenting widgets. If you have the cash to blow, that is.

8 tech toys to blow your kids away this Christmas

2017-12-15 08:15

Many of the most expensive toys bought for kids during Christmas become short-lived fun with kids spending just minutes, hours or days with them before the novelty wears off.

Readers respond to the use of fidget spinners in schools

2017-06-20 09:32

See what readers had to say about the latest craze among kids.

Microsoft unveils new surface pro device to combat sales dip

2017-05-23 17:54

Microsoft has unveiled a new version of its Surface Pro tablet and laptop combination device with more powerful chips and better battery life, after declining sales.

Sony unveils updated PlayStations: Pro and slim versions

2016-09-08 12:37

Sony is unveiling a slimmer, lighter, cheaper version of its PlayStation 4, as well as a Pro device targeted at hardcore gamers that features high-resolution images and a 1-terabyte hard drive

Why Apple has veered into the slow lane

2016-07-27 10:29

Apple's quarterly results were yucky, but less so than everyone anticipated as investors have already factored in a revenue black hole.

16 gadgets every modern woman needs in her life

2016-03-27 10:32

Need a few new gadgets that even 007 would envy? We’ve got a great list for you.

Arthur Goldstuck’s most useful gadgets of 2015

2015-12-29 08:29

Sometimes, gadgetry doesn’t have to be cool or sexy – or expensive – to be must-haves, writes local tech expert Arthur Goldstuck.

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