Huge potential for pre-owned phones market, says Flip Phone
SA’s pre-owned phones market is estimated to be four to five times bigger than the new cellphones market, says Flip Phone co-founder Conor Copas.
Companies race to roll out IOT-based COVID-19 screening apps
SA witnesses a slew of new IOT smart applications introduced to facilitate coronavirus screening, monitoring and employee management processes.
Tech giants condemn racial discrimination, George Floyd death
CEOs from Google, Snap, Apple, Facebook and SpaceX echo their support for racial justice and equality, pledging millions to charity.
Keep.Out.Covid app helps firms screen employees for COVID-19
Cashless payments solutions provider Howler debuts a mobile app to help organisations with employee virus screening, testing and contact-tracing.
Apple, Google contact-tracing tech draws govts’ attention
The tech giants are in discussion with various public health authorities worldwide that are interested in using their contact-tracing tech to fight COVID-19.
COVID-19 hits smartphone market, record declines expected
The effects of the virus have eroded gains in the global smartphone market, according to research firm TrendForce.
Apple’s most affordable iPhone well-timed for SA’s fragile economy
The mid-range second-generation iPhone SE is a solid alternative for local consumers seeking a powerful phone on an affordable budget, say analysts.
Apple, Google in rare joint venture to fight COVID-19
The companies plan to work together to create contact tracing technology that aims to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
Apple screening app helps users identify COVID-19 symptoms
Through Apple’s mobile and Web-based coronavirus screening tool, Siri provides users with detection information and resources.