Tag Archives: 2018:

Asus ZenFone 5z and ZenFone 5 (2018) First Impressions

HIGHLIGHTS Asus ZenFone 5z is a flagship smartphone with Snapdragon 845 SoC ZenFone 5 (2018) is a mid-range smartphone with an iPhone X-like notch Both smartphones feature metallic body, and dual rear cameras Asus has taken the wraps off its new ZenFone 5 smartphone range at MWC 2018, with devices that appeal to buyers at multiple price points. Right at the ... Read More »

Nokia 8110 (2018) First Impressions

HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 8110 (2018) has little in common with the original model It will come in black and yellow colours The phone runs on Smart Feature OS Last year at MWC, HMD Global launched the newly resurrected Nokia on a global scale, and made it memorable by unveiling the new Nokia 3310 (2017). This was a brilliantly calculated move; delighting and amusing Nokia fans, playing on ... Read More »

Why Budget 2018 gets a C for addressing education crisis

Cape Town – The education of South Africa’s youth has been highlighted as one of the top three national priorities in Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s 2018 budget speech. Soria Hay, head of corporate finance at Bravura, says that, while Budget 2018 gets an A for the commitment to fee-free higher education and training for South Africa’s disadvantaged youth, it deserves ... Read More »

Auto Expo 2018: Tata Motors’ 45X Concept Previews Its i20, Baleno Competitor

The production version of the Tata 45X will be launched in 2019 At the Auto Expo 2018, we got to witness a completely different side of Tata Motors and the H5X concept is a testament to that fact. Another concept that made its world debut at the Auto Expo 2018 was the 45X concept and yes, we have to say ... Read More »

Best cars at Auto Expo 2018

We’ve had a busy day and a half, reporting on all unveils and launches at Auto Expo 2018. And it’s been quite the show so far. On display are mad concepts, new models that you would be able to buy soon, as well as the odd racing machine. Here are some of the cars you just can’t afford to miss ... Read More »

Airbnb Rules Out 2018 Share Offering, Shakes Up Ranks

Homesharing giant Airbnb said Thursday it won’t launch a share offering in 2018 as it announced key changes in its leadership team. Airbnb, one of the most valuable venture-backed startups and a leader in the so-called “sharing economy,” announced that chief financial officer Laurence Tosi is leaving and appointed Belinda Johnson to the position of chief operating officer. The shakeup will delay ... Read More »

5 Upcoming Car Launches In January 2018

Highlights The Lamborghini Urus will be launched in India next month Datsun will bring the AMT version of the redi-GO hatchback Lexus will introduce the LS 500h, while Land Rover & Audi will bring SUVs It’s the last day of 2017 and we can’t thank the Gods enough for all the cars and motorcycles we had the chance to sample ... Read More »

LG V30 to Get an AI-Focused Variant at MWC 2018: Report

In a move to take on Apple, Huawei, and Samsung, LG is now rumoured with a new variant of its V30 smartphone that will feature enhanced artificial intelligence (AI) features. The new LG V30 variant, which is said to be codenamed V30+ alpha or V30+a, is expected to debut at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 in Barcelona next month. The South Korean company launched the original V30 model back in August ... Read More »

Xiaomi to Have Presence at MWC 2018, Mi 7 Launch Expected

Alongside some long-standing exhibitors such as Samsung and Sony, Xiaomi is joining the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 in Barcelona, Spain. There are speculations that the Chinese smartphone maker will launch the Mi 7 as its next flagship at the forthcoming MWC, which is happening between February 26 and March 1. Notably, the company skipped the last year’s MWC but came to the MWC 2016 to preview the globally-focused Mi 5. The official Mobile ... Read More »

The Best Upcoming Video Games of 2018

HIGHLIGHTS A new God of War game will finally hit the PS4 Sea of Thieves is one of the biggest Xbox One titles of the year Monster Hunter World from Capcom is out early in the year 2017 was one of the best years for gaming in recent memory with plenty to play on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch. 2018 promises more ... Read More »