Windows 10 updates creativity

The third major Windows update - Windows Creators Update - has is currently being rolled out across the globe, offering a variety of new tools and functions including 3D support, mixed reality and enhanced security.

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Win with Gadget and Samsung

Gadget and Samsung are giving away a Samsung Virus Doctor air conditioner, designed to keep your home's air free of viruses. To enter, follow Gadget and Samsung South Africa on Twitter and tell us what technology eliminates airborne viruses.

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Windows 10 updates creativity

The third major Windows update - Windows Creators Update - has is currently being rolled out across the globe, offering a variety of new tools and functions including 3D support, mixed reality and enhanced security.

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Nissan leads EV taxi revolution

Numerous taxi associations around the world are converting their entire car fleets to the zero-emission Nissan LEAF electric vehicles - resulting in a cleaner and quieter driving experience.

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Hacked in translation

Check Point researchers have discovered a new attack vector that could allow hackers to create malicious subtitles to target users of popular media platforms to gain complete control of users’ PCs, mobiles, and smart TVs.

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Inventor of Web has hope for Artificial Intelligence

The man who invented the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee, argues that the evils of artificial intelligence have been exaggerated. ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK reports from Las Vegas.

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-May 25th, 2017

Hacked in translation

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Check Point researchers have discovered a new attack vector that could allow hackers to create malicious subtitles to target users of popular media platforms to gain complete control of users’ PCs, mobiles, and smart TVs.

-May 25th, 2017

Samsung QLED TV now in SA

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Samsung’s latest premium line-up of QLED TVs have arrived in South Africa. The new range’s sets a high bar, demonstrating innovation in picture quality, design and interactivity.

-May 25th, 2017

Nissan leads EV taxi revolution

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Numerous taxi associations around the world are converting their entire car fleets to the zero-emission Nissan LEAF electric vehicles - resulting in a cleaner and quieter driving experience.

-May 25th, 2017

Win with Gadget and Samsung

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Gadget and Samsung are giving away a Samsung Virus Doctor air conditioner, designed to keep your home's air free of viruses. To enter, follow Gadget and Samsung South Africa on Twitter and tell us what technology eliminates airborne viruses.

-May 24th, 2017

Inventor of Web has hope for Artificial Intelligence

Photo by John S. and James L. Knight Foundation [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

The man who invented the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee, argues that the evils of artificial intelligence have been exaggerated. ARTHUR GOLDSTUCK reports from Las Vegas.

-May 24th, 2017

Companies want to run applications in the cloud

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New research from F5 Networks shows most companies are already using a hybrid cloud infrastructure, and are about to use it more operationally.

-May 24th, 2017

Robots will be our partners

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Even though some view the latest developments in AI a little daunting, ANTON VAN HEERDEN, Managing Director and Executive Vice-President, Africa & Middle East at Sage, believes we need to see bots and advanced AI as an opportunity to be more efficien...

-May 23rd, 2017

Most SA SMEs want tech-savvy accountants

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A new survey conducted by World Wide Worx for Xero shows South African SMEs want their accountants to keep up with changes in technology.

-May 23rd, 2017

Open banking revolution coming

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New regulations encouraging open banking may bring additional operational challenges, but research shows open banking has the power to transform the global banking landscape over the next decade, writes JACOB MORGAN of Forrester.

-May 23rd, 2017

MIT comes to WIts U

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Wits University, in conjunction with MIT Sloan School of Management, has opened applications for teams interested in participating in the MIT Global Start-up Labs Programme.

-May 22nd, 2017

Robot kits come to SA

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Young engineers’ dreams to create, programme and control their own robotic creations are about to come true as Gammatek will distribute robot kits from Ubtech Robotics.

-May 22nd, 2017

Robocar debuts in Paris

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Roborace this weekend showed its self-driving Robocar on the city streets of Formula E’s Paris ePrix, making it the first driverless car on the streets of Paris.

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Movie of the Week

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Peter Quill and his fellow Guardians are hired by a powerful alien race, the Sovereign, to protect their precious batteries from invaders. When it is discovered that Rocket has stolen the items they were sent to guard, the Sovereign dispatch their armada to search for vengeance. As the Guardians try to escape, the mystery of Peter's parentage is revealed.

Video of the Day

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StarCraft: Remastered

Blizzard Entertainment recently unveiled StarCraft: Remastered, a reverently crafted modernization of the original award-winning real-time strategy game. StarCraft: Remastered will offer a full graphical overhaul of the original StarCraft and the StarCraft: Brood War expansion, while preserving the gameplay that captivated millions of gamers around the world and served as the foundation for professional global esports.

Product of the Day

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Epson Ink Tank System printers with borderless photo printing

Epson’s L382, L386, L486 Ink Tank System (ITS) printers offer improved speeds and a new borderless photo printing feature. The printers eliminate the need for cartridges, minimising printer ink costs. Each ITS printer includes a full set of ink bottles and two extra bottles of black ink for general printing, allowing the user to print up to a 13,000 pages in black and up to 6,500 pages in colour, while delivering an extremely low cost per page.

The updated range of ITS printers – the Epson L382, L386, L486 models – are available at retail stores and through Epson Authorised Reseller partners at R2,960.00, R3,470.00 and R4,525.00 (Excl. VAT) respectively.