Categories
Android On The Marc Tech News

South African Sony Xperia Z2, Z2 Tablet & SmartBand Launch

I had the awesome opportunity to join the guys & girls from Sony South Africa on Monday night, at the launch of the new range of very (very) cool Sony Xperia products. The evening opened with a couple of drinks & snacks and networking, which was then followed by a “theater production” involving actors introducing […]

Categories
On The Marc Tech News

Gadgets & Gizmos – Dec 2013

Every 2 months I am fortunate enough to have the opportunity to contribute a Gadgets & Gizmos column, to 2 amazing KZN magazines, The Ballito & The Umhlanga from the team at Fabmags. Last month I had a double pager in both the Magazines with 7 cool gadgets that I have come across over the […]

Categories
Android Apple iPhone On The Marc Personal Proudly KZN South African Culture Tech News

Uber – Not your average “taxi” service (Free Promo Code)

I’m sure by now you would have heard about the new service Uber, which recently launched in South Africa. Uber is your own private driver. As simple as that! And it’s awesome! (Promo Code – UberiGuyZA– R150 off your first ride in an Uber vehicle. Details below)  You “order” your Uber driver using the iPhone, Android […]

Categories
Apple iPhone Review Tech News

Lenmar Meridian BC5 iPhone 5 Battery Case

I recently got to test the awesome Lenmar Meredian iPhone 5 Battery Case before it launched in South Africa. There aren’t too many iPhone 5 battery pack covers on the market in SA, because Apple has strict policies when licencing to use the lightning connector, so when I got the opportunity to test it, I jumped at […]

Categories
Apple iPad iPhone On The Marc Tech News

MTN Business App Of The Year Awards 2013

It’s time for the Annual MTN Business App Of The Year Awards which celebrates South Africa’s technical talent by showcasing locally developed applications that make a positive and lasting impact on consumers. Last year the overall winners were the team from FNB for the FNB Mobile Apps The award categories are as follows: Best IOS App […]

Categories
On The Marc Proudly KZN South African Culture Tech News

Introducing Geekshop – Online shopping for Geeks

More often than not I get asked by people who have seen my reviews on the gadgets & gizmos I get to review, “Where can I get one of those ?” Usually I direct them to some brick & mortar store, who doesn’t end up having stock or not knowing what they exactly wanted. So […]

Categories
Apple iPhone Tech News

Incipio Atlas Waterproof Case for iPhone 5

It’s been a couple of months coming, but last week I managed to pick up one of the first Incipio Atlas case available in South Africa, from the good people at Above & Beyond Distributors. I have been so keen for this cover since it was launched at the annual CES show earlier this year, and […]

Categories
On The Marc Tech News

Interview with Fred Baumhardt – Microsoft SA CTO

It’s Microsoft TechEd Africa 2013 time again, and I have been fortunate to be invited to attend this awesome event once again. This year the event is bigger in terms of the number of exhibitors, sponsors & sessions on offer. Things kicked off yesterday afternoon with the Keynote & Opening party, but today was when […]