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These Are the 10 New Cars and Trucks Owners Keep the Longest

As Americans seem to be hanging on to their new vehicles longer, three-row SUVs and sports cars are among the autos that spend the most time with their original owners, according to the automotive research firm ISeeCars.com. The company says it combed through records of 15.7 million used vehicles sold by original owners. It then used the ages those cars ... Read More »

Need a new car? Here are 31 hatchbacks for less than R200 000

Image: Wheels24 / Charlen Raymond Cape Town – South Africa’s economy is still reeling from its downgrade to junk status. With an increase in vehicle prices and inflation, many motorists are bearing the brunt of the ailing auto industry. The new car market is especially affected by the poor economy as consumers are finding that much harder to purchase a new ... Read More »

Tommy Wright: St Johnstone are shopping in the used car market

St Johnstone’s weekend opponents Aberdeen have got to second in the Premiership by splashing out on Mercedes cars, according to Perth boss Tommy Wright. And the McDiarmid Park side have got to fourth with shrewd second-hand deals. Wright, who praised chairman Steve Brown for helping him build a squad that would be the envy of many a manager in the ... Read More »

Some Nexus 6P Users Are Reporting Bootloop Issues on Android Nougat

The Huawei-made Nexus 6P is once again in the news for the wrong reasons. Back in November, reports of battery failures began to emerge after users updated to Android 7.0 Nougat. Over a month later, several users are still complaining on Google product forums about the issue – however it seems there’s now a bootloop issue affecting some Nexus 6P ... Read More »

iPhone Dual-SIM Variants May Be Coming Soon, If Recent Patent Applications Are Indications

Apple has been the only major handset manufacturer that has not integrated dual-SIM functionality on its smartphones, but this may change soon. A couple of new patent filings suggest that Apple is considering adding the dual-SIM functionality to iPhones. Forbes in a report cites two patent filings in China and US that suggest the Cupertino-based giant may launch a dual-SIM ... Read More »

Nokia 150, Nokia 150 Dual SIM Are HMD Global’s First Nokia-Branded Phones

On Tuesday, HMD Global – which has the exclusive rights to use the Nokia brand name on mobile devices – unveiled the Nokia 150 and Nokia 150 Dual SIM much earlier than previously expected. However, both Nokia 150 and Nokia 150 Dual SIM – the first Nokia-branded mobile phones by HMD Global – are feature phones, and not the much ... Read More »

Some Google Pixel Phone Users Are Reporting a Major Freezing Camera Issue

Ever since the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL phones have been shipped, the tech giant has been busy resolving issues based on user complaints on its product forums. The latest one to crop up pertains to the camera again, and this time the abnormality causes the phone to freeze up completely. Apparently, while launching the camera app, the phone ... Read More »

Google Pixel Phone Users Report Screenshots From iPhone 7 Plus Devices Are Being Distorted

After being plagued by Bluetooth pairing and LTE connectivity issues, Pixel phone users are now reporting another bug. According to user reports, screenshots sent from an iPhone 7 Plus to a Google Pixel or Google Pixel XL phone are getting distorted automatically. The distorted screenshot issue is being discussed on a Google Product forums page extensively, and users are reporting ... Read More »

Star Wars Smartphones Are Flying Into Japan This December

With Rogue One nearing release, there are bound to be brand tie-ups around the world. In Japan, telecommunications giant SoftBank Corp is launching a pair of Star Wars themed phones, one for each side of the Force. The decision of which variant to buy will also affect your colour choice, so you may want to look at it from that ... Read More »

These Moto Smartphones Are Set to Receive Android 7.0 Nougat

Lenovo in September announced that its Moto Z lineup and the Moto G4 would receive the latest Android 7.0 Nougat update beginning Q4. The company has now put up a full list of its smartphones that will soon receive the Android 7.0 Nougat update. The list now includes Moto G4 Plus and Moto G4 Play along with Moto X Pure ... Read More »