Audio and Video

Elbex Technologies’ intelligent video-monitoring project named Fujitsu 2019 SELECT Innovation Award winner

Elbex Technologies combined its video expertise, algorithms and intelligence with Fujitsu’s PRIMERGY servers to transform passive video surveillance information into a smart data system.


Dispelling the myth: huddle room complexity

Plug-and-play hardware takes the complexity out of running a huddle session with remote teams as they can use any audio or video-conferencing software.


Record demand for flexible new conference phone

The ability to add multiple digital microphones to the Konftel 800, along with its audio quality and user-friendly design, has heightened interest.

31 Oct

TV streaming wars intensify as Apple TV+ launches in SA

MultiChoice’s high prices and an increasing number of unhappy customers will lead to viewers switching to the new Apple TV+, predict analysts.


Microsoft tech to combat crime in Durban’s inner city

The software giant and Durban Metro Police Service partner to introduce a smart policing system.

25 Oct

SABC aspires to take on Netflix, Showmax in OTT space

Analysts believe SABC must sort out its liquidity issues, business model and content before it challenges the established players.


Jabra teams up with Zoom

Together the companies will offer a fully immersive video conferencing experience.

25 Oct

Swedish police given green light to use spyware

Sweden's police force will be able to use spyware on suspects' devices to intercept communications and switch on cameras and microphones.


MultiChoice, Phuthuma Nathi in share swap deal

Analysts welcome the share exchange deal, despite the challenges faced by the pay-TV company.


German start-up shows off all-electric flying taxi

The Lilium Jet, which will be able to complete journeys of up to 300km in one hour on a single charge, has now been flown at speeds exceeding 100km/h.

16 Oct

Google unboxes flagship Pixel 4 smartphone

The Internet search giant unveils the Pixel 4 smartphone powered by Android 10, starting at R12 000.