Technology Posts

Donald Trump, USA Snatch Top Zimbabwean Inventor Maxwell Chikumbutso

By Correspondent , 21 , Jan 2018


Maxwell Chikumbutso’s showcasing the world’s first multi-fueled helicopter The United States government has given Zimbabwe’s prolific inventor Maxwell Chikumbutso a new home in its populous state of California. Chikumbutso is .. Read More →

Yes, Apple is slowing your old iPhone. But it’s not a conspiracy

By Correspondent , 22 , Dec 2017


Hsrare, Zimbabwe(News ofthe South)-So now Apple has cnfirmed what customers have long complained about: When you upgrade the software on your old iPhone, it can make it run slower.   .. Read More →

Apple confirms it has acquired Shazam

By Correspondent , 13 , Dec 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-Apple has acquired Shazam, the company announced today. The deal was first reported by TechCrunch last week and is worth $400 million, according to Recode. Shazam lets users identify songs, .. Read More →

Energy-saving LEDs boost light pollution

By Correspondent , 23 , Nov 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe(News of the South)-Experts say that's a problem because nighttime lights are known to disrupt our body clocks and raise the risks of cancer, diabetes and depression.   They .. Read More →

Apple iPhone X: Samsung’s new ad for Galaxy Note 8 mocks ‘the notch’

By Correspondent , 06 , Nov 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)Apple iPhone X or iPhone 10 as it is called, is here and rival Samaung's ritualistic ad mocking the new iPhone has followed. Samsung might be a .. Read More →

Zimbabwe Up Against the Wall in Cyber Crime Fight

By Correspondent , 17 , Oct 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)- Cases of cyber crime are costing the world more than US$500 billion according to estimates by researchers.     Cyber crime, which a been .. Read More →

Tiangong-1: Chinese space station will crash to Earth within months

By Correspondent , 13 , Oct 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)- 8.5-tonne Chinese space station has accelerated its out-of-control descent towards Earth and is expected to crash to the surface within a few months.   .. Read More →

Facebook to hire over 1000 people to review and remove ads

By Correspondent , 03 , Oct 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South)-Facebook has said it will hire more than 1,000 people to thwart deceptive ads crafted to knock elections off course. The announcement came as the .. Read More →

Road to electric car paradise paved with handouts

By Correspondent , 21 , Sep 2017


Harare, Zimbabwe (News of the South) - The Norwegian island of Finnoey has the highest density of electric cars in the world. The reason? They are exempt from the $6,000-a-year .. Read More →