Once upon a time, network attached storage (NAS) was just that: a hard drive or two which could be plugged into your local router and used for storing large files you wanted to access anywhere, or backing up your data from your main PC. Nowadays, of course, they can be so much more. If you’re […]
The recent launch of three leading flagship smartphones makes you wonder if we are not paying too much for certain smartphone brands in South Africa. Whereas the recently launched entry level models of the country’s market leaders retail for prices in the R12 000 to R14 000 bracket, Xiaomi’s equally loaded Mi 5 flagship sells […]
Want to get the latest video streaming services like Showmax or Netflix onto your TV but don’t have the app in your TV’s smart dashboard? Let us introduce you to the simplest and most cost-effective way of turning any TV at all into a smart TV with all the latest Android apps and games available […]
Virtual reality has been a point of discussion for over a decade now, but the high cost and lack of content has kept it from being little more than a pipe dream; at least, until now. The arrival of Samsung’s Galaxy Gear VR sees the dawn of the virtual reality revolution, making VR an affordable […]
The Hague Institute for Innovation of Law is looking for ideas that’ll help decode legal systems around family and small business laws.
Just a few short years ago, if you wanted a gaming laptop that consistently ran your games above 40fps, didn’t weigh a ton and required you to drop your detail levels down to just about “wire frames plus greyscale textures” to be decently playable, you needed a time machine to head to the future. Should you […]
Games get bigger and bigger, but the storage space on your laptop doesn’t. Which makes that dreaded decision inevitable: which game will have to be removed from your library? Unless, that is, your laptop was designed with upgradeable storage in mind. An easy system for adding extra gigabytes without having to delete or reformat anything […]
The clock is counting down to the closing date for entries into this leg of Microsoft’s Excel Champs competition: April 25th is now just under two weeks away. The competition is unusual to say the least: in it, Microsoft is setting challenges for hackers to solve problems creatively using Excel; should you rise to the […]
If you missed the April 4th deadline for the first leg of Microsoft’s Excel Champs contest but were very keen to enter, you’re in luck.
A new year means better game engines, prettier graphics and more pressure on your hardware than the previous year. To keep your framerates up, you need new gaming gear, and MSI has a notebook that will maintain and even improve game performance in a way that you’ll wonder why you ever thought desktop systems were […]
Router unplugged in case of storms? Check. Geyser off? Done. Neighbours have a set of spare keys? Check. Fur-kids booked into canine hotel or cattery? Sorted. Going away isn’t always about packing a bag and jetting off. There’s a lot to consider if you want peace of mind this festive season. You’ll be safe and […]