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David Greenway
David is a Johannesburg based technology enthusiast with an insatiable thirst for information. He tends to get excited over hardware more than software and will often be the one in the room going "It’s got 10 cores, 32GB of RAM and a 4.8" Super High Definition 4k screen oh and it makes phone calls too". Known to voice his opinions and have tell the odd joke too, he can be found on the Twitters as @davegreenway, on his tech and gaming blog The Tech Duel or planning to take over the world at Shop and Ship.
  • An OS in every car, a chicken in every pot

    Cars have always been on the forefront of technology, but only recently have they begun to integrate into the consumer electronics fold. Cars will soon be as much of your digital life as your smartphone is. In fact cars are ever-increasingly becoming like smartphones. Android, Linux, Windows, Tizen and QNX; all of these are operating systems that you would find on cellphones but are now found in some of the latest cars from some of the biggest manufacturers in the world. Ford Sync Ford’s fantastic Sync technology runs off of Microsoft’s “Windows Embedded Automotive” software while relying on Nuance Communications (the...

  • 5 reasons to hate iOS… sort of

    Many people seem to be overly enamoured with Apple’s mobile operating system. In fact many fan boys (and girls) refuse to admit that there is anything wrong with iOS and that the iPhone is the greatest invention since electricity (which was essentially only invented to power iDevices). I like to think that I’m impartial to operating systems: I work on an iMac running Mac OS X, I have a Windows 7 laptop at...