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Google I/O 2016

Google I/O event

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.     With that being said, it’s that time of the year again, the Google […]

Apple in 2016: MacBook refresh and more news

Apple products 2016

      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 12” and there are rumors about the new version appearing in 2016. At Apple’s event […]

Nothing new on the battery front

Batteries that charge in seconds and last for weeks or months are still a way off in the future, we’ll have to continue to rely on engineers to make even more energy efficient devices.

Kenton accessories

Kenton electronics and 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 keyboard Every tablet needs to be protected and having a keyboard makes life a little […]

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 Mathematics – the key focus of its education policy, identifying these disciplines as central to maintain […]

Projecting your TV

You and I need – even deserve – a big flat TV. The good news is, the manufactures are managing to come out with ever bigger sizes (like 85 inches) and ever more dazzling technologies (like 4K) packed into extremely slim frames. Just take a look at the TV sets on offer on bidorbuy; you’ll […]

The Age of 4K Ultra HD

Samsung 4K UltraHD

The last 10 years have seen TVs advance almost too rapidly to comprehend. First there was Standard Definition (SDTV), followed by HD Ready, before we arrived at Full HD. Now we are entering the brave new world of 4K Ultra HD television.   But what does it all mean?   Simply stated, television definition is […]

Backup electricity for load shedding

For all technology and gadget lovers – the majority of those reading this I’d assume – one thing is considered critical, a steady and reliable source of electricity to keep those circuits crunching numbers and to keep those drives and fans spinning happily.   Whilst most of us take a reliable and steady supply of electricity for granted, we are now […]

Gadget of the week – Boogie Board LCD eWriter

Boogie Board eWriter

This week’s Gadget of the Week is a tablet with a difference, the Boogie Board LCD Writing Tablet.  The Boogie Board differs vastly from its Tablet predecessors in a number of ways. The most important of these is that you create what is displayed on the screen – the tablet itself does not have the […]

Gadget of the week – NFC tags and devices

NFC – Near Field Communication – is set to revolutionise the mobile electronics and communcation world. With the potential to replace your bank card, cash and even the keys to your home or car, NFC is set to play a greater role in our everyday lives in the near future.