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TV boxes and other ways to make your TV smart

The prices of smart TV sets have gone down a lot. However, if they are still out of your reach, you can smarten up your old set at the fraction of the cost. The most important feature of a smart TV is the internet connectivity. This is what allows you …

The podcast revolution

Before we start, what is a podcast? Very simply put, it is an audio digital file which is made available on the internet for all to stream or download. Podcasts are normally released in a series, with one following another. If you wish to be updated after …

What you need to become a YouTube star

Is it your dream to become a professional YouTuber or an online sensation? These days, you are more likely to hear someone dreaming of becoming a YouTube star rather than becoming a singer or an actress. This is the reality of how technology has become a …

Know your TVs: HD ready, HD, FHD, and UHD

Over the years, I am sure you have noticed the advancement in audio visual technology, especially in the television line. At one point we had the CRT TVs with the bulging back, which were replaced with flatter screens and better styled sets. But just when …

Earphones or headphones

In line with the predominant trend, most bidorbuy sellers refer to listening devices that fit into their ears as earphones and reserve the term headphones for devices designed to rest on top of the ears.   Now that terminology has been …

Google I/O 2016

Google has a range of products which aren’t available freely in South Africa. Fortunately bidorbuy has the answer. We have several sellers which bring these unique Google products to South Africa. Moreover the latest tech is available here on bidorbuy. …

Apple in 2016: MacBook refresh and more news

      Apple has had great success in recent years with the MacBook, iPad and iPhone ranges. There has been repeated interest in Apple products and developments.   It has been a year since the release of the MacBook …

Nothing new on the battery front

Things change fast in the world of technology. Just think of the metamorphosis of a floppy data storage disk into a USB flash stick, or of the amount of computing power concentrated on your wrist in the form of a smart watch.   Nothing like that …

Kenton accessories

  Introstat is one of the few sellers, selling Kenton products on bidorbuy and endeavours to bring the brand to SA. Several Kenton products which are a must-have in this day and age are:   Kenton tablet pouch with Bluetooth …

Educational toys for the 21st century

  The world is changing. More often we see new developments, technologies and discoveries and the 21st century is becoming the century of science.   Already the USA has made STEM – an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and …