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Edgars announces Verssed W1 smartphone with Windows Phone 8.1

Verssed W1 joins the Windows Phone family of devices Johannesburg/ Cape Town – 3/4 December 2014 – Today, Edgars unveiled its first Windows Phone 8.1 device, the Verssed W1 smartphone that will be locally available as of the first week of December. The Verssed W1 is powered by a Qualcomm … Read more »

Portable productivity meets entertainment on-the-go in the Nextbook

10 November 2014, Johannesburg – Demand for tablets remains relatively high within developing regions including South Africa, where local consumers crave larger screen mobile devices to surf the web, access multimedia plus social media on the go, and be productive from anywhere. Microsoft in conjunction with local retailer Makro is … Read more »

Microsoft SA honours its most outstanding partners

7 October 2014, Johannesburg – Microsoft South Africa has announced the winners and finalists of the Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards 2014 at a gala event in Sandton. The annual awards honours Microsoft partners who have delivered innovative solutions during the past year that directly address customer challenges. This … Read more »

Mzansi welcomes the (Xbox) One next-generation console to rule them all

22 September 2014, Johannesburg – South Africa has entered a new era of gaming and interactive entertainment, following the local launch of Xbox One. This console employs phenomenal hardware and cloud-based processing power, advanced software tools, and exclusive features the likes of Kinect and Xbox One SmartGlass, to deliver an … Read more »

Lowering the boom on South Africa software pirates

Johannesburg – 12 March 2014 – Efforts led by Microsoft’s Digital Crimes Unit (DCU) and Anti-Piracy teams have led to the successful arrest and conviction of local software pirates. In cooperation with the South African Police Service’s (SAPS) Directorate Priority Crimes Investigations (popularly known as The Hawks), the teams have … Read more »

Microsoft ecosystem shines at annual Partner Awards

Microsoft ecosystem shines at annual Partner Awards Jan. 09, 2014 inShare0 Johannesburg, South Africa – 27 September, 2013 – Enterprise Information Management solution provider Intervate IT has emerged as the major winner at Microsoft’s annual Partner Network Awards, announced at a gala dinner in Johannesburg last night. The annual awards … Read more »