Archive for November, 2014

R61,000 for Cell C “most useless service provider” banner

November 27, 2014 1:19 pm101 comments
Cell-C billboard original banner

The banner calling Cell C the most useless service provider in South Africa is defamatory to the point of unlawfulness, the High Court in Johannesburg heard on Wednesday. In an urgent application before Judge Sharise Weiner, Christopher Whittcutt, for Cell C, argued the banner was a defamatory statement, and unashamedly […]

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Microsoft patches 19-year-old Windows bug

November 15, 2014 4:18 am12 comments
Bugs Life

Microsoft has patched a bug that went undetected for 19 years. The security hole was discovered in May by IBM researchers, who then teamed up with Microsoft to fix it before publicly releasing its existence, BBC News reported Wednesday. The Windows bug, dubbed WinShock, could be used to remotely run […]

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iPad Air 2 in South Africa tomorrow

November 13, 2014 2:22 pm14 comments
iPad Air

iStore has announced that the iPad Air 2 will launch in South Africa on Friday, 14 November 2014, while the iPad Mini 3 will launch from next week (16 – 22 November 2014).   This follows the announcement of the recommended retail prices of the new iPads by Core Group, the […]

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