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.

23 Jun

World’s innovative firms struggle to stay on top

Company executives’ commitment to innovation drops significantly, resulting in difficulties in making success repeatable.

11 Jun

LG’s budget K series line-up now available in SA

LG’s new K series mid-range line-up takes on Samsung’s Galaxy A-Series, Apple’s iPhone SE and Huawei’s P30 Lite.

May 4, 2020

Samsung customer call centre delivers exceptional performance

Working closely with Samsung, the iOCO team led a smooth transition from the office call centre environment to a work-from-home scenario within 48 hours.

Apr 30, 2020

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.

Apr 10, 2020

Vodacom offers 20 000 smartphones to COVID-19 health workers

The company says the devices will be used by frontline health workers to collect and transmit data in real time for resource planning purposes.

Mar 23, 2020

Apple sees worst coronavirus impact among tech firms

In six weeks, Apple has fallen from fourth position to 14th place on GlobalData’s consumer electronics thematic scorecard.

Mar 4, 2020

Samsung, UWC partner to boost ICT skills

Communications minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams will today officially open Samsung’s innovation lab at the University of the Western Cape.

Feb 25, 2020

Huawei unveils Mate Xs foldable phone-tablet

The new foldable comes with a redesigned hinge, improved specs, and a hefty price tag.

Feb 19, 2020

Coronavirus impact could trigger increased tech prices

The virus fallout ripples through the global ICT sector, leading to disrupted supply chains and potential hikes in tech product prices.


Samsung marks new decade with S20 range

The South Korean company unveils the Galaxy S20, S20+ and S20 Ultra, as part of the next range of flagship devices in this new decade.


Samsung goes into next foldable era with Galaxy Z Flip

The company plans to first introduce the foldable smartphone in a “limited” environment, with SA as one of five countries to launch it first.

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