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Redmi K30 Launch on December 10; Here’s Everything We Know so Far

After weeks of anticipation and teasers, Redmi K30 will finally go official on December 10 (tomorrow) as the first-ever 5G smartphone in the company’s portfolio. Redmi has been pretty active in teasing not only the design but also the hardware specs and features on social media in the days up to the event. We already […]

Digitise your access control | Industry News in Africa

One thing that all South Africans understand is the importance of controlling who has access to their homes or small businesses. The security market is booming with people embracing more innovative ways of managing their access control. However, it can quickly become a difficult and tedious task to do properly especially if the small business […]

“Perfectly beautiful things don’t attract me”: Heesun Seo on her nontraditional practice

Over the years, she’s developed a working practice that questions everything. She purposely sets out to break the traditional rules of graphic design and typography, constantly pondering on what makes something visually beautifully. In order to break the rules, she first has to fully understand them. And in this vein, she probes her inherent likes […]

3 Vivo phones that we could see launch in South Africa in 2020

Chinese smartphone maker Vivo will launch its initial dual device onslaught in South Africa on 7 December. With the aid of Vodacom, the phones will target the mid-to-low echelon of the smartphone segment. It’s an important market to conquer, sure, but Vivo doesn’t just have budget device. The company has constantly pushed the boundaries, to […]

What you need to do

Over 44 million Azure and Microsoft Services Accounts (MSA) users are using leaked credentials to log into their accounts, as per Microsoft. The company analyzed a database containing 3 billion leaked credentials from security breaches. Its identity threat research team found that over 44 million Microsoft user accounts had a severe security problem. Microsoft revealed that millions of […]

BMW targeted by hackers searching for trade secrets: report

A recent report shows that BMW recently discovered a group of hackers that were able to infiltrate the company’s network in search of trade secrets. The report comes from Munich-based broadcaster, Bayerischer Rundfunk’s, and suggests that the hacking campaign was not successful as no sensitive data is expected to have leaked. Additionally, the report states […]

Xiaomi patents in-display front camera design

Ever since Essential and Apple introduced the notch to the public, smartphones users have a love-hate relationship with it. It really depends on if you prefer thin bezels or not but companies have been trying to eliminate the need for that trade-off. Samsung did come up with the punch-hole camera but it still isn’t the […]

Harley Quinn posters take it back to the 1480s

A bit of a retro feel is always a good way to get people’s attention. Nostalgia’s an easy button to press; that’s why people are guaranteed to lose it for shows like Stranger Things and Mad Men, and why each year’s design trends are almost certain to incorporate elements from bygone decades. If you really […]

Pablo Escobar’s Brother Takes Aim at Apple with Affordable New Foldable Phone

Many say that smartphones aren’t seeing any real innovation right now but I will have to disagree. The mindless bezel-shrinking war may have distracted phone makers, however, 2019 saw the rise of one of the most interesting form factors – foldable phones. It is one category that we are truly excited to see how it […]

DStv Launches 24/7 WhatsApp Self-Service

MultiChoice Ghana, the leading video entertainment company in Ghana, has launched a battery of self-service platforms to assist customers better manage their DStv and GOtv service during the festivities. Making the announcement, Managing Director of MultiChoice Ghana Cecil Sunkwa-Mills said “we anticipate an increase in traffic to our contact centres for reconnections, upgrades and resets […]