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Sony unleash Xperia XZ device

Sony unleash Xperia XZ device

Confirmed to arrive in South Africa this month (July) by Sony SA, the devices includes Xperia XZ Premium, XA1 Ultra and L1. Xperia XZ Premium has been voted the Best Smartphone of 2017 at the annual Global Mobile Awards recently. This is part of Sony Mobile’s re-affirmation in this tightly contested market by unveiling unique […]

Digital music sales have increased by 9%, while physical music sales have declined by 17%!

Digital music sales have increased by 9%, while physical music sales have declined by 17%!

Recently, the telecommunication company unveiled its latest online music platform MTN Music + the first in the country for its customers. In South Africa digital music is experiencing high growth driven mainly by local artists. Maxwell Takalani Nonge, Chief Digital Officer: MTN SA commented during media brief that: “The revamped Music+ strengthens our focus on […]

Samsung Africa Forum to be used as yard stick considering the inaccuracies that has besieged the company!

Samsung Africa Forum to be used as yard stick considering the inaccuracies that has besieged the company!

This is for obvious reasons considering what the Korean innovative technology company has been going through recently. It happpens at the Cape Town International Convention Center from February 23 to 25 2017, were over 3000 guests from the African Continent, US, Europe and Asia will descend at the ‘Mother City’. The gathering will showcase all […]

MTN GameZBoost to change the digital gaming space in SA!

MTN GameZBoost to change the digital gaming space in SA!

The challenge launched 2016 December is a mobile gaming experience that allows MTN customers to subscribe for R2 per day. A different game was initiated each week during the eight week competition. According to MTN chief digital officer Maxwell Nonge, one winner was selected each week for a R50 000 prize money; and the 8 […]

Is this a slow death of Samsung, following another recall?

Is this a slow death of Samsung, following another recall?

The latest effort to contain a snowballing safety crisis that threatens to derail the powerhouse global brand came as the federal US consumer regulator issued an alarming warning of the possible dangers the Note 7 posed to its owners, their families and homes. The news slammed Samsung’s share price, which closed down 8.0% at 1.54 […]

Huawei reports healthy balance sheet!

Huawei reports healthy balance sheet!

The three BGs generated US$60.8 billion in annual revenue worldwide, an increase of 37%YoY. Net profit was US$5.7 billion, up 33% YoY. The 2015 Annual Report is based on financial statements audited independently by KPMG, an international accounting firm. Guo Ping, Huawei’s deputy chairman and rotating CEO, remarked, “In part, Huawei owes its long-term growth […]

Sony international has confidence in SA following key appointments!

Sony international has confidence in SA following key appointments!

Christian Haghofer has been appointed Sony Mobile SA Country Manager. He succeeds Mark Fenzel, who managed the position for three year’s. Previously, Haghofer held the position of Sony Mobile Country Manager for Central European markets which saw him successfully build, grow and lead the cluster for Switzerland, Austria and Adriatic markets for Sony Mobile. The […]

Microsoft unveil online store in SA and mobile phones!

Microsoft unveil online store in SA and mobile phones!

“The explosion of social and mobile technology has ignited ‘the era of the smart shopper’ where consumer purchase decisions are determined through online product and service content and reviews. We are also finding that more and more local consumers look to benefit from the convenience afforded to them from secure online shopping and free delivery, […]

The latest Huawei Mate S harnesses the sense of touch!

The latest Huawei Mate S harnesses the sense of touch!

Emotion is intrinsically linked to our senses and that is why Huawei has ensured their latest offerings speak to our most emotional human link. The Huawei Mate S launched in South Africa and this premium smartphone harnesses the sense of touch to ensure absolute functionality whether on the road keeping up with work or photographing […]