Apple, Gadget News, News

Apple TV lands in South Africa

apple tv Apple has announced that South Africa will be the latest country Apple TV lands in come 18 January. The product, which was launched in its current iteration alongside the third generation iPad, is meant to make it easy to enjoy iTunes video, music and photo libraries from your computer on your HD TV through iCloud. It also allows you to access content purchased on your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch. iTunes Match customers can meanwhile now play their entire ...

Android, News, Tablets

Kite HD super-tablet dual boots Ubuntu and Android

This year promises to be an explosive time for tablets. From the get-go we have seen a host of new tablets from previously quiet manufacturers, and the latest one is the Kite HD from Italian company Da Vinci Mobile. While not much different from most of the tablets out on the market, it changes things slightly by running two OS', namely Ubuntu 12.04 and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Ubuntu entered the market just recently and so far have not ...

Geeky Gizmos, News

Korean scientists working on bendable battery technology

While most manufacturers have used the term "lighter and thinner" to death, some have opted to include the word "bend". We reported last year of Samsung's idea to delve into the area of flexible phones, and following in its footsteps comes researchers at the Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology in South Korea who have developed malleable polymer electrolytes that would make the bendable battery a reality. The polymers that they developed behave more like liquefied electrolytes and under high temperatures ...

Innovation, News

HELLO TOUCH fingertip vibrator is the crazy future of foreplay

HELLOTOUCH No one can deny the innovations sex gadgets have delivered over the past couple of years. This includes the vagina-in-a-tube, the Fleshlight. And now, Hello Touch the wearable fingertip vibrator wants to play. It’s not smut, but the gadget a true technosexual deserves. Here’s what the US$65 Hello Touch, the iPod of vibrators does: A vibrator is driven by a battery, Hello Touch calls it the “Dock” (which is also a freaky sex term that no human being should search for). Each ...

Games, News, Nintendo

Nintendo’s master plan: mashup departments to create next-gen hardware

Nintendo's 3DS and Wii U consoles had a steady 2012, and the Wii U has performed better than expected although not quite as well as its predecessor. That is obviously something that Nintendo would like to change, and the latest news is that the Japanese company intends to unify the various departments in its company to produce the next generation of consoles and devices, even touching on the mobile arena of smartphones and tablets, according to a Nikkei report (translated). ...

Apple, Applications, iPad, iPhone

5 free bacon apps for iOS that will get you licking your chops

And it’s a picture of a cute piglet I’m a vegetarian. But the hardest dead animal flesh to resist is bacon. Even browsing for the top results in the Apple App Store, I found myself pining for dead pig at the sight of animated images of bacon. So here’s some bacon madness to whet your appetite: 1. More Bacon! Remember when you saw the first iPhone. It was revolutionary. It, seemingly, could speak to aliens and discipline your children. But all we ended up doing was play with Koi ponds ...

Apple, iPad, iPhone, News

iPad Mini 2 and iPad 5 set for March launch [rumour]

Thanks to “industry sources”, the new rumour is that there’s going to be two new iPads by March. Namely a fifth-gen iPad and the iPad Mini 2. Sources tell us that the iPad 5 will run a newer A6X CPU, and be thinner and lighter, which is what Apple aims for with every new iteration of previous models. Those hoping for an iPad Mini 2 with Retina Display may have to wait a bit longer for that coveted screen. The ...

Notebooks, Reviews

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11 review: the hybrid is back

lenovo-ideapad-yoga-11 Windows RT devices haven't exactly been flying off the shelves, and with delays besetting the whole market as manufacturers struggle to work out the demand, the Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11 is here to give RT a much-needed boost. The Yoga 11 is the little brother of last year's Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13, one of the flagship laptop-tablet hybrids for the launch of Windows 8. At 11 inches, it's smaller and runs the ARM-powered RT version of Windows, which means it has more in common with ...

Android, News, Tablets

Archos shows off $119 Titanium 70 tablet

archos tablets The wars between the various tablets have become so furious that pricing of these mobile devices have become an area that can vary between insane to ridiculously cheap. So enter Archos. It's been toting its 70 Titanium lately as the answer to cheaper tablets, with a selling price of US$119, and it goes on sale in February this year. The tablet has a 1024 x 600 display, 8GB of storage, HDMI output, 1GB RAM, and runs on android 4.1. That sounds a lot ...

Innovation, News

Stomach pump 2.0: AspireAssist sucks the food right out of your belly

Pump, gadget that pulls food out of the stomach Most gadgets fill superficial needs. Some empty our stomachs and enrich our lives. This is the AspireAssist, and it sucks the food out of your stomach. If you have a transparent stomach, AspireAssist will look like this AspireAssist is the brainchild of Segway Creator Dean Kamen (not the one who rode off the cliff to his death). The gadget is fitted onto the body, with a tube surgically implanted into the stomach. This surgery doesn’t even require a local anesthetic and the ...


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