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Apple’s hopes for iPad run into harsh reality

Apple’s hopes for iPad run into harsh reality

Apple is finally starting to get real about its iPad business. The company said on Tuesday that it would release a refreshed version of its flagship iPad at a lower price. It was the first

Apple’s next big thing: augmented reality

Apple’s next big thing: augmented reality

Tim Cook has talked up a lot of technologies since becoming Apple’s chief executive in 2011. Driverless cars. Artificial intelligence. Streaming television. But no technology has fired up Cook quite like

WikiLeaks to help tech giants plug holes

WikiLeaks to help tech giants plug holes

Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, said the group will work with technology companies to close gaps identified in thousands of Central Intelligence Agency documents it published this week as well as in additional material it

Mteto Nyati quits MTN for Altron top job

Mteto Nyati quits MTN for Altron top job

MTN South Africa CEO Mteto Nyati has resigned to take the reins at Altron. Nyati, formerly MD of Microsoft’s South African subsidiary, will take the reins at Altron from Robbie Venter on 1 July. The surprise move by Nyati, who joined MTN in 2014

The rise and rise of Logitech

The rise and rise of Logitech

Since Bracken Darrell took over Logitech International four years ago, the company’s stock has quadrupled on robust sales of snazzy PC accessories that complement products by the likes of Apple, Microsoft, Amazon and Google. But as Darrell plots

Scientists gather to plot AI doomsday scenarios

Scientists gather to plot AI doomsday scenarios

Artificial intelligence boosters predict a brave new world of flying cars and cancer cures. Detractors worry about a future where humans are enslaved to an evil race of robot overlords. Veteran AI

MTN ‘comfortable’ with Blue Label deal

MTN ‘comfortable’ with Blue Label deal

MTN South Africa CEO Mteto Nyati has said the mobile operator is “comfortable” with its distribution partnership with JSE-listed Blue Label Telecoms, despite the latter’s plan to acquire a 45% stake in mobile

AWS problems disrupt Internet services

AWS problems disrupt Internet services

Amazon.com’s cloud computing service was beset by errors on Tuesday, disrupting thousands of online services from project management and expense reporting tools to commuter alerts. Amazon Web Services

This is the new Nokia 3310

This is the new Nokia 3310

Finnish company HMD Global unveiled a range of new phones, including a redesign of the classic Nokia 3310, in a bid to win back mobile consumers. Two new smartphones, the Nokia 3 and Nokia 5, are set to come to market

Why Apple flopped in the living room

Why Apple flopped in the living room

Earlier this month, Apple poached the chief of Amazon’s Fire TV unit to run its television operations. Timothy D Twerdhal brings hardware and content experience to his new gig, and his hiring suggests a renewed

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