Samsung beats Apple, Huawei on mobile network experience

Samsung users experience faster download speeds than those using Apple and Huawei smartphones in most of the countries analysed by Opensignal.


Spotify reports 232m active users, despite loss

The music streaming giant’s second-quarter earnings results reveal that although it has increased its user base, it is still in loss-making mode.


Apple deepens its open source credentials

Long regarded as an open source community shirker, Apple has has boosted its OS credentials by joining the Data Transfer Project.

30 Jul

iStore to open flagship stores in SA

The company will unveil its first ever top facility in Canal Walk, Cape Town, with bigger locations and refreshed design.

26 Jul

Apple buys Intel smartphone modem unit for $1bn

Under the deal, approximately 2 200 Intel employees will join Apple, along with intellectual property, equipment and leases.

Jun 5, 2019

iOS developers hit Apple with App Store fees lawsuit

The developers allege the tech giant used its monopoly to implement “profit-killing” commissions and fees in its App Store.

Jun 4, 2019

macOS Mojave bug lets attackers bypass security features

Former National Security Agency hacker Patrick Wardle uncovers a vulnerability in macOS Mojave.

Jun 4, 2019

Apple targets pro users with pricey Mac Pro and display

Apple announces its all-new Mac Pro and separate 6K display with a specialised stand, all sold separately, amounting to more than R175 000.

Jun 4, 2019

Apple chops up iTunes offering

The tech conglomerate will separate iTunes into three separate apps: Apple Music, Podcasts and Apple TV, in a bid to simplify the offering.

Jun 3, 2019

Global wearable device shipments see 55% increase

Ongoing global demand fuels a strong growth trajectory for wearable devices, says IDC.

Jun 3, 2019

Apple expected to close iTunes

Apple’s online music store and audio storage facility, iTunes, is rumoured to be shutting down, with Apple choosing to split the service into separate apps.

May 30, 2019

Google bans marijuana apps on Play Store

The tech giant changes its policy on marijuana-related apps, banning the facilitation, sale or delivery of the recreational drug.

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