LG TV digital-ready for SA
LG Electronics South Africa (LG) has announced its entire TV range selection is fully digital-ready, enabling consumers to migrate from the current analogue format to a digital signal without the need for additional devices.
Kids’ smartwatches safe, fun
The growing selection of smartwatches designed for children has opened new options for parents. Wearables give them peace of mind by helping them track a child’s location and allowing them to stay in touch via text and phone calls.
SA telescopes help trace neutron star collision
The South African Astronomical Observatory and the Southern African Large Telescope are among the 70 ground- and space-based observatories that observed the explosion of two colliding neutron stars, immediately after their gravitational shock waves were detected by the U.S.-based Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory.
LG rolls out new range
LG Electronics (LG) has unveiled a new line-up of premium products for the Middle East and Africa (MEA) during the company’s annual two-day innovation event, InnoFest 2018, held this year in Cape Town.
And now, self-parking slippers
Combining the ultimate in traditional hospitality with Nissan’s autonomous driving technology, one Japanese inn is treating guests to some unusual amenities: self-parking slippers, tables and floor cushions.
CES: Goodbye wheelchair, hello WHILL
WHILL is launching its new Model Ci, an intelligent, personal electric vehicle (PEV) that has the power to eliminate the feeling of self-consciousness reflected in antiquated scooters and wheelchairs.
CES: Acer unveils giant Predator
At this year’s CES in Las Vegas, Acer unveils its 65-inch Predator Big Format Gaming Display with NVIDIA G-SYNC, introducing big screens to PC gaming.
CES: Emotional intelligence comes to machines
Emoshape, an A.I. microchip startup has created an emotions synthesis microchip called Emotion Processing Unit (EPU), which could be applied to smart speakers, robotics, AR/VR, self-driving cars, personal assistants, toys, and IoT devices.
IBM unveils new AI server
IBM has unveiled its next-generation Power Systems Servers incorporating its newly designed POWER9 processor and built specifically for compute-intensive AI workloads.
High-end gaming for all
The new Predator Triton 700 from Acer Africa aims to make gaming portable and attainable for gamers of any level. The Predator Trition 700 boasts a 7th Gen Intel Core i71 Processor with innovative cooling and extreme power.