The selfie. Love it or hate it, it is undeniable that it has become a central element of global culture, transcending boundaries of geography, religion, and status. Nothing embodies the influence of technology on our lives more than the phenomenon of the selfie.
Nokia has released their latest version of the Nokia 6, the new Nokia 6.1 which despite its incremental number packs an even more powerful performance and new features into a more compact, durable body.
Modern living revolves around connectivity. We may leave our wallets when leaving home but never our mobile devices. LG has released their latest smartphone the LG G7 ThinQ. The mobile device space has matured significantly in the past two years with form factors and specifications becoming very similar across all top devices.
Staying fit has become a bit of a national obsession, and in this digital age, if you can’t record it, you can’t track it. Fitbit is regarded as the leader in fitness monitoring wearables, and with the release of the Versa, their latest device Fitbit are hoping that the Versa may be the one that cracks the smartwatch code.
A reliable laptop with the ability to become a tablet is high on the list of most buyers these days. Acer has a well-priced solution in their new Spin 5. The Acer Spin 5 is a well-built 13" convertible laptop with all the latest in technology for those who want the best of both worlds. The most recent Acer Spin 5 is a robust design with a full-size keyboard and long battery life.
The smartphone high-end has been dominated by Apple and Samsung for a few years with many pretenders and no real contenders. Well Huawei is aiming right at that duo with their new P20 Pro. Huawei has just released the P20 series, jumping from last year’s P10 series to P20 as they feel the improvements made are huge. Steven Ambrose tests the P20 Pro and reports back.
Local can be better and CliffCentral South Africa’s first online Radio station has launched a set of Bluetooth wireless earbuds. In conjunction with a local distributor, CliffCentral thought a great affordable headset would be the perfect complement to their app, which is the primary way to listen to their podcasts and live casts.
Sony has gone big, and on a budget, with the new Xperia Xa2 Ultra. It is big, and I mean a big device. Sony has crafted a very high end looking and feeling smartphone with a massive six-inch screen and extended battery. The Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra may not fit in your pocket, but its price will not leave your pocket empty. Steven Ambrose plays on with the Xperia XA2 Ultra.
Acer has announced the latest addition to its Nitro 5 gaming series aimed at casual gamers. Powered by up to the most recent 8th Generation Intel Core i7 and Intel Core i7+ processors, the newest 15-inch Nitro 5 offers improved speed and threading efficiency to thrill users as they battle with friends online.