Technology & Convergence In Brief

Technology & Convergence

The first 3D feature African film – Judge Dredd - is being shot in Cape Town, South Africa and involving the brand new Cape Town Film Studios. With a budget of US$35-million and a staff of 400, the film will only cost a third of what it would have cost if it was filmed in the USA. Source: capetownfilmstudios.co.za

As from 26 Jan’2011, Facebook and Twitter are available on Xbox LIVE. This comes just months after the Xbox LIVE service was announced in South Africa. One feature example is the ability to connect you with your friends as you interact with the largest entertainment and gaming network on TV. Share real-time status updates and photos with your friends, check out photo galleries on the big screen or share your favourite gaming moments on Facebook right from your television…