Standard Bank turns tweets into stationery with #GoodFollowsGood campaign

The bank launched its Tweet Machine campaign to show that positive words can be transformed into tangible education tools for young learners.

A trailer parked in a plaza at Melrose Arch over a recent weekend was the unlikely scene of a triumph for Twitter.

Standard Bank turns tweets into stationery with #GoodFollowsGood campaign
Standard Bank turns tweets into stationery with #GoodFollowsGood campaign

Standard Bank turns tweets into stationery with #GoodFollowsGood campaign

The bank launched its Tweet Machine campaign to show that positive words can be transformed into tangible education tools for young learners.

The strangest gadgets at Berlin’s IFA tech show

The strangest gadgets at Berlin’s IFA tech show

The Beosound Edge is an almost featureless circular speaker that can be attached to the wall or placed on a table.
The latest fitness trackers to best suit your needs

The latest fitness trackers to best suit your needs

The Garmin Vivosmart 4 is a gadget for stressed-out professionals looking for better life balance.
Meet Sophia, the humanoid robot that has the world talking

Meet Sophia, the humanoid robot that has the world talking

Sophia takes AI a few steps further than the other iconic robot that has been doing the rounds, namely Pepper.
Land Rover Explore: A phone as rugged as its namesake

Land Rover Explore: A phone as rugged as its namesake

The phone includes an ‘outdoor dashboard’ and Land Rover’s own InControl apps for integration with the vehicle.
How to prevent Google from recording your movements

How to prevent Google from recording your movements

You can deactivate the Web & App Activity setting in your Google account.
Reminder: Your smartphone is likely tracking your location

Reminder: Your smartphone is likely tracking your location

Every movement of most smartphone users is being recorded, often without their knowledge.
How hackers can target your phone to mine cryptocurrencies

How hackers can target your phone to mine cryptocurrencies

Cryptojacking affects mostly smartphones running Google’s Android operating system.
LinkedIn adds voice messaging function

LinkedIn adds voice messaging function

The voice message system could also be used instead of traditional phone calls, which can be more intrusive.
This is what the world might look like in 2099

This is what the world might look like in 2099

The world of 2099 will be unrecognisable from the world of today, but it can be predicted, says a leading visionary.
These are the 5 most-used emojis on Facebook Messenger

These are the 5 most-used emojis on Facebook Messenger

Emojis have become a quick and easy way to express an emotion while also transcending the language barrier.
The possible reason behind a drop in your Twitter followers

The possible reason behind a drop in your Twitter followers

Have you noticed a decline in the number of your Twitter followers lately? This could mean the followers you’ve lost weren’t real to begin with.
Samsung may release three different Galaxy S10 models

Samsung may release three different Galaxy S10 models

Samsung could be prepping three different versions of its future Galaxy S10 flagship smartphone.
Nollywood goes global with Nigeria’s ‘Netflix of Africa’

Nollywood goes global with Nigeria’s ‘Netflix of Africa’

Video-on-demand platforms have sprung up in Lagos, and competition is already fierce.
Introducing the Nokia 1 Android (Go edition) smartphone

Introducing the Nokia 1 Android (Go edition) smartphone

Available in warm red and ink blue, the Nokia 1 smartphone retails from R999.
Is the future of reading more sensual?

Is the future of reading more sensual?

Many fear that the days of the printed book are numbered. In truth, it is not so much the book that is evolving, but the very act of reading.
Technos meet celebrities

Technos meet celebrities

What do Charlize Theron, Jon Bon Jovi and charitable causes have in common with tech? Everything, the Sapphire Now tech conference is anything to go by.
New BlackBerry phone aims to revive faded brand

New BlackBerry phone aims to revive faded brand

The new Key 2 device is an update from the first BlackBerry Key which was released last year.
The best smartphone cameras in SA

The best smartphone cameras in SA

The new generation of cellphones come with so many lenses, they can pretend to be as good as regular cameras.
E3 2018: What we want to see

E3 2018: What we want to see

E3 arrives next week with its usual collection of rumours. Here’s what we think will happen – and what we’d like to see.
Plenty of pirates, including businesses, risk prosecution every day in SA

Plenty of pirates, including businesses, risk prosecution every day in SA

A recent survey has found that 32% of all software installed on South African computers is unlicensed, htxt.africa has reported.
Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey confirmed ahead of E3

Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey confirmed ahead of E3

Ubisoft has confirmed Assassin’s Creed’s next instalment will be set in ancient Greece.
Bethesda reveals Fallout 76

Bethesda reveals Fallout 76

The new Fallout game is reportedly an online survival RPG.
Google launches Digital Skills In Communities

Google launches Digital Skills In Communities

Google is deepening its approach to hit its goal of training 10 million young Africans on digital skills by 2022.
Acer unleashes its ‘Predator’ range as weapons of gaming war

Acer unleashes its ‘Predator’ range as weapons of gaming war

As eSports take off professionally and gaming becomes more serious for young and old, new machines from Acer take performance to new levels.
Detroit: Become Human Review – A flawed gem

Detroit: Become Human Review – A flawed gem

Detroit: Become Human is a flawed, yet unique and compelling experience that players should definitely check out.

 

 

 

 

 

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