Daily Archives: March 7, 2019

Security becoming one of the top workplace worries

As data breaches exposing sensitive company data become more common, new research from McAfee has revealed that being the cause of a data breach or cyber attack is one of the main work-related worries keeping employees up at night. Of those surveyed, one in five (21%) of employees said they …

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Microsoft opens first African data centers

Microsoft has opened its first African data centers in Cape Town and Johannesburg in an effort to provide South Africa with faster access to Azure Cloud. The new data centers will be the software giant’s first in the region following Huawei who recently made its cloud service available in Johannesburg.  …

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Get a pair of Bose noise canceling headphones for $140 off at Amazon

Looking for a pair of quality headphones? Amazon has the top-rated Bose QuietComfort 25 headphones on sale for $159. That’s a $140 price cut for the noise canceling headphones that are compatible with Apple devices. The QuietComfort headphones from Bose provide a deep and powerful sound while also featuring advanced …

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Vodafone: UK Huawei ban would be disproportionate

Vodafone says the risk of using Huawei equipment in telecoms infrastructure is so low that a ban on its use would be entirely disproportionate and would delay the rollout of 5G in the UK significantly. Several countries have expressed concerns about the security of Huawei kit, most notably the US …

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The Leica Q2 could be the ultimate compact camera

Leica has announced the Q2, an update to one of our favorite cameras of the last few years, the Q (or the Typ 116 if you’re a Leica aficionado). While this high-end compact may look similar to its predecessor, sweeping changes have been made under the skin. The most notable …

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Samsung accidentally reveals three more Galaxy A phones

The existence of three more Samsung Galaxy A phones appears to have been confirmed – by Samsung itself. Samsung’s UK website briefly published pages on the A20e, A40, and A90, three devices that haven’t previously been mentioned by the manufacturer. The web pages, first noticed by GalaxyClub, are still available …

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This wearable will help you hear Elton John better

Ever find the sound quality at gigs isn’t up to scratch? How about if you could be surrounded by the crowd, watching your favorite artist on stage yet still get crystal-clear audio through a pair of headphones? That’s the idea behind tech startup Peex, which has now partnered with Elton …

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Vodafone UK expands 5G launch to 19 towns and cities

Vodafone has expanded its 5G launch plans to cover an additional 12 towns and cities, meaning 19 locations in the UK will soon be able to access next generation networks. The mobile operator had already confirmed trials in seven cities – Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Glasgow, Liverpool, London and Manchester – …

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Visa: how smart payments will drive our digital future

Driverless cars and autonomous vehicles have the potential to change how we live, work and travel. However, before we reach a future filled with smart cities and connected transportation, the payments industry needs to first lay the groundwork. Being able to easily pay on any form of transportation, whether it …

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