The iPhone is not exactly a niche product anymore, and especially not in SA. While not close to the popularity of Blackberry, SA developers are not ignoring iPhone.
With all the recent health scares of Steve Jobs, it was only matter of time before the world’s most revered CEO would have to step down.
RIM today announced their new BlackBerry smartphones featuring the BlackBerryÂ® 7 Operating System (OS). The all-new BlackBerryÂ® Curveâ„¢ 9360 smartphone is an exciting addition to the popular BlackBerry Curve series.
With the current spread of Android devices it has become increasingly difficult to choose the best one out there – each manufacturer has a seemingly better phone than the next. And if you are in the market now for a new smartphone, the Galaxy S2 makes a very compelling case. But is it the best smartphone out there right now?
I sometimes find myself completely numb when young South African developers and entrepreneurs talk about how their next project will be a web app or iPad app thing. Have we all completely lost the plot?
Google has just announced that they will be buying Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion, at a 63% premium over the current shareprice. A relative bargain if you ask me, especially if you consider all the patents they will acquire in the process as well. The smartphone race has recently become all about patents, and this will give Google a key advantage.
Google is now attempting to hook users into its Google+ social network with games, which includes Angry Birds.
This one we did not expect. While it is not yet official, it looks like HTC will announce a majority share acquisition of the Beats Electronics brand. You know the brand – those pricey headphones typically endorsed by some pop star, like Lady Gaga or P Diddy (or whatever he calls himself these days). Looks like HTC wants some of that street cred.
As you wake up to this post chances are the world economy is looking unpleasant and at the core of the storm is an issue I think is unnecessarily woven into the fabric of Silicon Valley and the technology world as a whole. The issue is an insane attitude towards money […]
Guest Post: Antonio Petra is Head of Insight at NATIVE and has worked in the digital environment for the past 15 years, with experience in online marketing, strategy, brand building, and analytics. His focus is developing and implementing measurement frameworks and diagnostic tools for large companies to assess their digital […]