Toddler disables his dad's tablet for 48 years: Digital lessons from a cautionary tale

2019-04-24 09:44

It took father and writer Evan Osnos two days to unlock an Android device his toddler son had mistakenly locked until the year 2067. Don't be like Evan, learn how to fix these kinds of problems now.

5 new Google gadgets that leaked ahead of the company's big October event

2018-09-22 12:14

Google is hosting a Made By Google event on October 9 in New York City, where the company is expected to announce new devices including two new Pixel 3 smartphones, a Chromebook tablet, a Home Hub smart device, and more.

Apple surges ahead in wearables on smartwatch sales - survey

2018-03-02 07:41

Strong holiday season sales of Apple's newest smartwatch propelled the California tech giant into the lead in wearable tech in 2017, according to a market tracker.

Internet of Things: "A connected home in 5 years"

2017-03-31 14:07

The first Internet of Things Forum Africa conference is currently taking place in Johannesburg as a platform of discussion around a more connected world.

PICS: Swarovski crystal smartwatches on sale at new Huawei store

2017-03-22 16:28

Electronics manufacturer Huawei has opened its first customer experience store in South Africa at the Mall of Africa.


Vodacom’s data prices fell 16.4% in six months – and the customers are streaming in

2018-11-12 08:56

The internet of things was the biggest area of customer growth for Vodacom in the last six months, but unlike MTN it is growing across the board in South Africa.

Here's how your phone's affecting your health

2018-08-24 11:34

We tap, we text, we scroll, we snap – most of us couldn’t live without our smartphones. But all that screen time could be taking a toll on our health

Wearable sweat sensor could help diagnose disease

2017-04-18 15:23

An ultra-sensitive, wearable sweat sensor may improve diagnosis and treatment of cystic fibrosis, diabetes and other conditions, researchers said on Monday.

How the Internet of Things will change everyday life

2017-03-31 09:39

Have you ever forgotten whether or not you switch off your stove or iron, or closed your doors before leaving home?

Secrets from smart devices find path to legal system

2017-03-20 06:24

An Ohio man claimed he was forced into a hasty window escape when his house caught fire last year. His pacemaker data obtained by police showed otherwise, and he was charged with arson and insurance fraud.

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