The Zimbabwean Perspective

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THE BASICS: Web Browsers

You may not think you need these tips, but you’ll need them the next time you think of getting Game of thrones online.

Facebook is pulling Instagram, Messenger and it’s official app for Windows Phones

Abandon Ship Brothers!!….. As we’ve said before, being a Windows Phone user is the smartphone equivalent of an extreme sport. The platform has long been considered dead since 2016, and with Microsoft announcing that they will be ending official support…

Consumer tablets are useless

Or they’re at least wasted potential.


April fools 2019: A Collection of the best jokes from tech and Zim Companies

So now that everyone’s had their fill of being a goof, with tons of tech companies and a few of our own Zim ones getting in on the fun(even if they’re not exactly tech related), we figured we would compile…

Apple Cancelling AirPower is a necessary pain that can help the whole tech industry

In cancelling a product, Apple has created a martyr On Friday, Apple cancelled their consistently delayed AirPower wireless charger, much to the dismay of Apple fans and most likely Apple investors all over the world. In a statement where Apple…

Huawei P30 and P30 Pro: Bring out the Big Guns

We talked before about how the Samsung Galaxy S10s are amazing phones that basically set the bar for all other phones this year, and while we’ve seen some disappointing answers from LG and Sony, it seems Huawei is willing to…

Facebook ,Instagram and Whatsapp are getting big changes. Here’s how (and why)

Two weeks ago, Mark Zuckerberg released what is arguably the most impactful blog post in the last few years for Facebook as a company. The post , which has already set the tech world on fire and caused a few…

Facebook loses two of it’s top executives due to new privacy based Pivot

The Company’s new direction seems to rub the some of Old Guard the wrong way

Get Ready for 100 Megapixel Cameraphones

And you thought 40 Megapixels was impressive.

MuGarden is the kind of multicultural/multi-background exchange Zimbabwe needs more of

Music and art like this can help us address the division within our nation

The phone has become the true Personal Computer (PC)

  Personal computer: the definition for this according to Oxford Learners Dictionaries  is “a computer for one person to use at work or at home”   and its pretty spot on from our simple understanding of the term. For over the…

THE BASICS: Everything you need on a Windows PC

These are the apps you NEED on your Windows PC

Foldable smartphones: the new benchmark for smartphone manufacturers

Every year in the smartphone world, there’s always a certain design or technology trend that one manufacturer like touts first and everyone also copies because it seems like it’s what the market will want, usually based on the press coverage…

How-To Guide on: USSD Codes

You know how useful these tend to be. Here’s a guide to make sure you never forget them.

Our How-To Guide on: VPNS

What’s a VPN? How do you use it? Most importantly, which one should you use? Let us give you a primer on which VPNs are best for you, no matter which device you use.

The Samsung Galaxy S10 family : Everything you need to know

A quick roundup of everything Samsung’s amazing new flagship phones have to offer

Welcome To The Zimbabwean Perspective

A little introduction to who we are and what we do