15 Sep

Apple improves 5G capabilities on iPhone 13 Pro, Pro Max

The American tech giant collaborates with more than 200 telcos to improve 5G capabilities on the new high-end iPhone 13 Pro range.


Apple Watch Series 7 arrives with bigger screen, faster charging

The new watch’s display has been re-engineered to reduce the borders to only 1.7 millimetres.

14 Sep

Apple debuts iPad 2021 with A13 processor

The new iPad has a 12-megapixel ultra-wide camera that produces a leap in image quality, says Apple.

27 Aug

Small iOS developers in ‘hard-won’ victory versus Apple

A class-action settlement sees the tech giant create a $100 million Small Developer Assistance Fund, and change App Store policies and practices.

Jul 16, 2021

Xiaomi outpaces Apple in Q2 smartphone shipments

The Chinese phone manufacturer’s shipments increased more than 300% in Latin America, 150% in Africa and 50% in Western Europe.

Jul 8, 2021

Xiaomi fires warning shots in SA’s smartphone market

The Chinese firm, looking to snatch market share from Huawei and Samsung, is also targeting the postpaid market after signing a distribution agreement with Vodacom.

Jun 8, 2021

Apple takes on rivals Zoom, Microsoft with iOS video updates

The American multinational tech giant announces major FaceTime upgrades on its iOS 15, as competition within the video-conferencing market intensifies.

Apr 21, 2021

Apple unboxes new M1 iMac, iPad Pro, 4K TV, AirTags

In its first event of 2021, the company announces new products, including an M1 iMac, M1 iPad Pro, a refreshed 4K Apple TV, as well as AirTags.

Apr 5, 2021

LG pulls plug on mobile business unit

The company says the decision to exit the sector will enable it to focus resources in growth areas such as AI, electric vehicle components and connected devices.

Mar 30, 2021

Apple Pay finally comes to SA

Absa, Discovery Bank and Nedbank clients are the first to get the digital wallet service in the country. 

Mar 30, 2021

Apple supply chain blow as iPhone 12 shortage hits SA

Local telcos confirm global demand and supply chain constraints have resulted in severe shortages of the iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max.


Digital monopolies among tech giants expected to intensify

The rising tide of digital monopoly requires adequate regulation and approaches to address anti-competitive practices by tech giants, says Global Data.

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