Mobile

No fees, no paperwork, in new FNB mobile account

-April 20th, 2018
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First National Bank (FNB) has launched eWallet eXtra, a mobile bank account that allows unbanked and underbanked South African consumers to use a feature phone or a smartphone to open a bank account without ever walking into a branch.

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Fitbit Versa comes to SA

-April 20th, 2018
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Earlier this week, Fitbit announced the Versa smartwatch - the company’s lightest smartwatch to date, featuring a battery life of up to four days and cross platform capability.

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Storage blues for smartphones

-April 20th, 2018
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A recent survey has revealed that storage is a problem for many smartphone users in SA, with 22 percent running out of space at least once a week and 56 percent running out of space every three months.

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Emirates Wi-Fi: 1-million connect in 1 month

-April 13th, 2018
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Emirates has set a new record with over 1-million Wi-Fi connections made on board its flights in March alone with 1,037,016 Emirates customers connected to the internet during their flight.

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Google Go gets going

-April 12th, 2018
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Google today launched Google Go, a new app that it says provides a lighter, faster, way to search.

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Mobile threat is growing

-April 11th, 2018
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Mobile threats are a real and large issue in the current threat landscape and there is no doubt that the hackers are gaining momentum and finding newer, more innovative ways, to exploit mobile devices.

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Intel brings i9 to laptops

-April 10th, 2018
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Intel last week unveiled a mobile range of its powerful Core i9 series processors. The new line-up brings desktop performance to laptops, writes BRYAN TURNER.

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South African crime app gets over 150 000 downloads

-April 10th, 2018
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The Namula security app with free crime response has recently reached 150 000 downloads.

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Now money can move between PayPal and M-PESA

-April 9th, 2018
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Safaricom, PayPal and TransferTo have announced a collaboration on a new service that will allow movement of funds between M-PESA and PayPal accounts.

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Huawei ups the smartphone ante

-April 9th, 2018
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Last week Huawei released its P20 series of smartphones in South Africa, setting high expectations in the local market. SEAN BACHER was there.

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