Review: Lenovo X1 Carbon – Only the Best.
Apr26

Review: Lenovo X1 Carbon – Only the Best.

Want the best Windows laptop available ? We found it. The Lenovo X1 Carbon Ultrabook 2014 edition is simply the fastest best built Windows laptop. From the classic soft black ThinkPad finish to the military spec ruggedness, the ThinkPad X1 Carbon is a seriously good device. It hit me while sitting in a coffee shop working on the Lenovo X1 Carbon. No one takes you as seriously as they do when you are working on a ThinkPad. Aesthetics...

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Review: Nokia Lumia 625 – Bright & Brilliant
Nov05

Review: Nokia Lumia 625 – Bright & Brilliant

The Nokia Lumia 625 is launching into a hotly contested place in the market – the mid-range. In this space is Hauwei, Samsung and HTC are all fighting for share. The commonality with Nokia’s competitors is they all run on Android – an operating system I am not too fond of. The Lumia 625 is different. It runs Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8. Currently, this OS has a very small share of the market but combined efforts of Nokia...

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Review: Sony Xperia Tablet Z
Jul31

Review: Sony Xperia Tablet Z

Apple has dominated the tablet market with their iconic iPad. Most people confuse the concept of a tablet with that of an iPad as a result. Android had had a hard time catching up but catching up they are. There have been tons of companies that have attempted the challenge Apple dominance – HP, Samsung, Asus and the list goes on. Now however, a tech company that is on a bit of a roll has entered the game – Sony. Sony has...

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Launch: FNB Scales Up with a New Website
Jul12

Launch: FNB Scales Up with a New Website

FNB has announced the launch of their new website, to launch on Sun 14 Jul 2013. All internet banking customers will all receive the update simultaneously.

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WeChat in Africa
Jul10

WeChat in Africa

Last week I met with Brett Loubser, MD of WeChat South Africa to discuss their messaging platform and strategy for entering the African market. WeChat is a mobile messaging client whose main competitors in the African market are Whatsapp, BBM and to some extent Mxit. On the outset WeChat has a number of draw cards. Firstly, it is free. With no once off or annual charges. Secondly, is available on iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Symbian...

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