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Netgear presents smart baby monitoring system

The Arlo Baby's smart analytics platform provides real-time, customisable alerts when motion or sound are detected. [Local rep: Duxbury Networking]

Achieving perfection with Xerox Versant 3100

DuoTone Perfection has expanded its digital printing capabilities with the installation of a Xerox Versant 3100 colour production press. [Local rep: Bytes Document Solutions]

Govt criteria for free digital TV decoders isolate millions

Over a million households that don't qualify for subsidised decoders risk being in the dark when SA finally switches from analogue to digital TV.

Fujikura presents arc fusion splicers

The 70S+ and 62S arc fusion splicers and genuine core-to-core alignment machines.

Fujitsu unveils LIFEBOOK U938

Tuesday

The ultra-mobile notebook features Fujitsu's PalmSecure advanced biometric authentication system.

Detachable tablet market hits 6.5 million units globally

8 Feb

This is a 10.3% increase from previous fourth-quarter outcomes, says IDC.

Clothing, ear-based wearables to grow to 30m in 2022

Specialist wearables are expected to grow over 25 times faster than typical activity trackers, according to Juniper research.

DOC sets cut-off date for set-top box registration

The communications ministry announces a 31 March deadline for registration of government-sponsored set-top boxes in North West and Free State.

Apple sees 'strong demand' for replacement iPhone batteries

7 Feb

Amid allegations it slowed down phones with older batteries, Apple says it may offer rebates for consumers who paid full price for new batteries.

Latest Xerox devices for workgroups of every size

13 Xerox print devices have been named "Winter 2018 Picks" by Buyer's Lab Inc.

School for the deaf given cyber lab

The move is part of an initiative by various government departments to revise the minimum basket of ICT hardware for special schools.

ICT spending to reach $4tn in 2018

Banking, discrete manufacturing, telecommunications and professional services will be the four largest industries for ICT spending in 2018.

Dell to explore IPO or merger with VMware

The computer maker considers a public offering of common stock or a combination with business software maker VMware.