1Life, LifeQ and Samsung SA collaborate to launch Covid-19 screening app

Posted by - June 4, 2021

1Life has partnered with LifeQ and Samsung South Africa to launch a first in the country Covid-19 screening app which is only available on the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 device. The app uses unique models derived from the user’s biometric data to give them an indication of changes in their health, enabling consumers to

Huawei plans to launch new operating system for phones in June

Posted by - May 25, 2021

China’s Huawei Technologies said it will launch its new Harmony operating system for smartphones on June 2, its biggest move yet aimed at recovering from the damage done by U.S. sanctions to its mobile phone business. The use of its own operating system will mean it will no longer be reliant on Android. U.S. sanctions

OPPO announces the launch of A74 5G in SA

Posted by - May 13, 2021

OPPO has launched the latest A-Series smartphone in South Africa, the OPPO A74 5G. The OPPO A74 5G, which retails at R7 499, is aimed at South Africans who want world-class technology smartphones, at affordable prices. “The OPPO A74 5G appeals to smartphone users that balance work with life and seek a mainstream design from

NASRDA announces the launch of Cubesat ‘Edusat-2’ in June

Posted by - March 17, 2021

The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) says it is putting modalities in place to launch a Cubesat ‘Edusat-2’ within the first half of the year. The Acting Director-General of NASRDA, Dr Francis Chizea, said this at the ongoing Science and Technology Expo on Tuesday in Abuja, where the agency showcased its research works

OnwardMobility, Blackberry’s new owner to launch 5G phone this year

Posted by - February 16, 2021

Texas-based start-up OnwardMobility, Blackberry’s new owner, has confirmed that it will launch new devices later this year. BlackBerry’s partnership with TCL ended last year, and after a few months, it signed with OnwardMobility. In a recent interview, Peter Franklin, CEO of OnwardMobility, reiterated that the company will release a 5G phone this year, reports GizChina.

TikTok partners with MACRO to launch Black Creatives incubator program

Posted by - January 15, 2021

TikTok has unveiled an incubator program that will invest in and support emerging Black creators and music artists on the platform. TikTok’s Black Creatives program is a three-month initiative that will be aimed at developing 100 talented Black creators and music artists, helping to open doors for them to reach new heights in their careers.

Samsung launches Galaxy A12

Posted by - January 14, 2021

Samsung has added a brand new mobile phone to the Galaxy A series, with the launch of Galaxy A12. The Galaxy A12, which comes in a stylish rear quad camera design, features a 48MP main camera. Together with the 6.5-inch large display and 5,000mAh massive battery, the Galaxy A12 is the affordable device that offers

Huawei Nova 5T: Full phone specifications, price, and more

Posted by - February 21, 2020

The Huawei Nova 5T comes loaded with lots of features that seem quite revolutionary for a mid range device. From the five AI cameras, to the video editing features you can use to transform the videos you shoot, you could say Huawei came out to please its consumer base with this device. While it may

What We Know About The “New” ECG Power App

Posted by - February 19, 2020

Today, the official ECG app was unveiled and rolled out to customers. The app which gives customers the ability to buy prepaid and postpaid credit for their electricity meters. Dubbed the “ECG Power App”, it’s currently available on the Google Playstore as well as the iOS Store. Here’s what we know about the new ECG