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7
Jun

Windows 8 Mouse will have a Start button

It’s official that the windows start button has returned to the Windows 8.1 blue OS, due to a load of people whinging about the new changes of the Windows 8 OS. Seeing that people love the Windows Start Button so much Microsoft have released a new mouse that has a Windows logo on it, not only that, but it works as a start button as well. Due to the challenges of seamlessly integrating for desktop navigation and tablet devices, changes have been made and it looks like some great changes ...

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7
Jun

Methys just released HFM Webform Designer

METHYS helps you manage your HFM webforms thanks to its new HFM Webform Designer tool. The management of your HFM webforms is time consuming, HFM Webform Designer will save you a precious time and help you focus on value-added tasks. Boost your productivity with automation: HFM Webform Designer has been shown to increase productivity by between 50% and 90% in the tasks related to webform development, depending on the complexity of the environment. With HFM Webform Designer you not only gain time...

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15
May

BBM Messenger free on iPhone and Android

Blackberry’s Thorsten Heins has announced their biggest news in blackberry since it’s release of the new Blackberry 10 OS. According to multiple sources such as engaged and the verge, it looks like the BBM service is going to be giving free hot-dogs outside of night clubs, for the BBM service will be free and available on multiple platforms such as iPhone and Android. The BBM Service has been a real Joker in the Blackberry deck, due to its simplicity of not having to register or ...

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29
Apr

Plastic better than Gorilla Glass?

In the smartphone industry, having Corning Gorilla Glass has become a standard feature on every mobile phone. It has become a must to avoid scratches, increased durability and giving  mobile phones a longer life span. Expanding across different products lines such as; slates, tablets, Smart T.Vs and other devices, durable strong glass is in high demand in the technology industry. Funny to think that the History of Gorilla Glass technology they did experiment with ...

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29
Apr

Facebook Home, Now available for a selected few

Facebook Home is now available to download on the Google Play store , but I’m sure that you knew this after an amusing advert with Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook home appears to be very distractive and interesting. After doing some research on Facebook Home and I’m getting a lot of posts saying the same things over and over.   So to avoid boring news like this particular head turner of a story. I have decided to streamline this article, to bring you the facts and the meat of the story. A ...

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18
Apr

Ubuntu OS follow up

Browsing around looking at a few articles as one does on the information super highway, I came across this particular article by LifeHacker talking  about Ubuntu OS for the Smart phone. Yes this is old news, but this article contains a loverrrly video of the origins and the new Ubuntu UI/UX (How users would navigate around the phone and other practical uses). I must say that Ubuntu have been paying close attention to Usability and efficiency. Will it blow up? not sure. Will it be massive? ...

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11
Mar

Top12Wines launches BlackBerry 10 App

Mobile app for new platform gives access to a catalogue of the best wines in South Africa and to all Top12Wines competition rankings Cape Town, South Africa – Top12Wines has announced the immediate availability of its Top12Wines application for BlackBerry® 10 smartphones. The application is now available for download on BlackBerry® World™. The Top12Wines application provides a vast catalogue of the best South African wines along with the results of weekly Top12Wines tastings, and current ...

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7
Feb

Blackberry 10 launch and the future of Blackberry

The 30th of January was a big day for the mobile industry. It was the day that Blackberry came out with their new Blackberry 10 platform. This day was widely anticipated by many. Blackberry went all out and produced an amazing event that was broad-casted live in JHB, London, Paris, Dubai, Toronto, and NY via satellite. RIM CEO Thorsten Heins presented the new Blackberry 10 phones to the world and I can only compare his excitement to a first time parent presenting his first born child to family...

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10
Dec

Photo shoot with Trellidor for the new Windows 8 Shout SA app

I would like to share with you some great and exciting news. On the 27th of November I was part of a promotional shoot for the Windows 8 Shout SA application that Cytrus developed. Some background first, every one in SA knows the Shout brand, which is headed by Danny K and Kabelo. Cytrus first got involved with Shout over a year ago and developed the Android application, which was sponsored by Samsung. Cytrus then developed a BlackBerry application that was sponsored by RIM. We have just ...

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6
Nov

Methys Group acquires Cytrus

International Technology, Analytics & Consulting firm combines its South African Operations with local leader in mobile and eCommerce to respond for customer demand for integrated digital offerings. Cape Town, South Africa: 4th November 2012 – The Methys Group, www.methys.com, an international Technology and Business Performance Management Consulting firm with operations in France, UK, Benelux, Tunisia and South Africa has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cytrus ...

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