Toby Shapshak


In Africa necessity is the mother of innovation. Editor of Stuff magazine, South Africa.

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Stuff May-June on shelf today. iPad vs the world: everything you need to know about iPad 2, Android 3.0 Honeycomb, BB Playbook & all the others

#GadgetOfTheDay 's new 43.2Mbps USB dongle, practical peak speeds of 31.6Mbps. Yes, it works on Macs

#GadgetOfTheDay Garmin Nuvi 3790LT (lifetime traffic). Capacitive screen (pinch-to-zoom or tapping), portrait & landscape orientation, Clever 3D landmarks from Navteq

#GadgetOfTheDay playing with his next phone, the HTC Sensation. 8MP, dual-core 1.2Ghz Qualcomm chip, 4.3in/11cm screen

#GadgetOfTheDay HTC Flyer: 7in screen, 32GB internal memory, 5MP camera, runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread

#GadgetOfTheDay Olympus Tough TG-810: 14MP, 10m waterproof, GPS + SZ-30MR: 16MP, mega 24x zoom. Great cameras. Taken 40m up, on a crane

#GadgetOfTheDay Sony Cyber-shot TX100V 16MP, shoots Full 1080p HD video, Exmor sensor for good low-light

#GadgetOfTheDay LG 72LZ9700 is so big (72in/182cm) that & I have to watch it from another room.

#GadgetOfTheDay TomTom Via Live 120. Compact GPS with live traffic updates. Clever mounting with clip, MicroUSB charging, Bluetooth handsfree, voice control.

#GadgetOfTheDay Waterproof Fujifilm XP, as modelled by

#GadgetOfTheDay Nokia E7 launched in South Africa today

#GadgetOfTheDay LaCie's Little Big Disk. Works with Apple's new Thunderbolt. Designed by Neil Poulton

#GadgetOfTheDay Acer's dual-touchscreen Iconia (sent by those lovely folk at Mustek). See the current Stuff for our test

#GadgetOfTheDay New Nintendo 3DS launched in SA. Will cost R2800

#GadgetOfTheDay Monster Beats by Dr Dre - Tour in-ear phones. They don't get better than this. Love the tangle-free cord too

#GadgetOfTheDay New Stuff on shelf today: best 10 CES gadgets, Motorola Xoom & Atrix, 3D TVs + what'll be Big In 2011

#GadgetOfTheDay Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 has a superb screen

#GadgetOfTheDay Qualcom's 2.5Ghz Snapdragon chip running 3D on big screen TV. Impressive kit from Qualcom

#GadgetOfTheDay LG Optimus Pad. 8.9in, Honeycomb, records 3D w 2x5MP cameras, playback thru TV.

#GadgetOfTheDay LG Optimus 3D "world's 1st full 3D smartphone" dual core/memory/channel. 2x5MP cameras. V good 3D display on 4.3in screen