Launch: FNB Scales Up with a New Website
Jul12

Launch: FNB Scales Up with a New Website

FNB has announced the launch of their new website, to launch on Sun 14 Jul 2013. All internet banking customers will all receive the update simultaneously.

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WeChat in Africa
Jul10

WeChat in Africa

Last week I met with Brett Loubser, MD of WeChat South Africa to discuss their messaging platform and strategy for entering the African market. WeChat is a mobile messaging client whose main competitors in the African market are Whatsapp, BBM and to some extent Mxit. On the outset WeChat has a number of draw cards. Firstly, it is free. With no once off or annual charges. Secondly, is available on iOS, Android, Windows Phone, Symbian...

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Podcasting – A Guide to our Favorite Podcasts
Nov09

Podcasting – A Guide to our Favorite Podcasts

A short guide to the podcasts we listen to and that we think you will love.

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8.TA, SA’s 4th Mobile Operator: Heita to the Competition
Oct15

8.TA, SA’s 4th Mobile Operator: Heita to the Competition

Heita or 8ta, whichever way you choose to say it, Telkom says hello to the competition…

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News: Google Street View Launched in South Africa
Jun08

News: Google Street View Launched in South Africa

This morning marked the launch of Google Street View in South Africa. Allowing you to sit at your computer and stalk people in their houses. Well not really…

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News: Mweb Offers Uncapped ADSL from R219pm – Gives Competition the Middle Finger
Mar18

News: Mweb Offers Uncapped ADSL from R219pm – Gives Competition the Middle Finger

I hope Mweb have been practicing their maniacal, evil laugh – Uncapped data from R219 per month. I really don’t need to give you any more motivation; This has changed the face of South African broadband.

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