We have seen one style of cross-examination at the Oscar Pistorius trial: the pit-bull approach. It is tough and brutal...
By Anton Harber 25 Apr 2014 07:45
Brand South Africa launched its 20 Years of Freedom campaign at an event yesterday that hosted media and stakeholders at its offices in Houghton, Johannesburg.
By Danette Breitenbach 25 Apr 2014 05:51
A unique ranking of 64 of South Africa's top advertising agencies will be carried for the first time in Tony Koenderman's AdReview 2014, which will be published on 22 May.
25 Apr 2014 09:42
Telling stories is as old as time. Before mass media, bards would go from village to village singing the news and market day in any century was a place to catch up on the latest gossip.
By Louise Marsland 25 Apr 2014 06:31
Knowing what you're doing in your job is the cornerstone of being able to do something constructive in the day. That feeling of "I got this" pervades across the scores of social media pundits.
By Jason Perelson 24 Apr 2014 14:00
Society has developed a social media food gadget, #dinnercam, to support the launch of MWEB's uncapped WiFi offering. (video)
25 Apr 2014 10:10
CliffCentral has partnered with digital news publishers, Daily Maverick, to produce a morning newsletter to accompany the breakfast show of its digital radio station, set to launch on 1 May.
Issued by Daily Maverick 25 Apr 2014 11:25
An irreverent new talk show, 'The Gareth Cliff Show Live on Comedy Central' will be aired live every Monday to Friday on DSTV Channel 122, on Comedy Central Africa and on Cliff Central from 1 May 2014.
25 Apr 2014 09:51
NEW YORK, USA: Dollar Photo Club will expand its disruptive "$1, always" flat-rate offering to 13 additional countries. Launched in the US market in mid-January, it has already become a multi-million dollar business by offering 27 million high-resolution, royalty-free images for just a dollar each.
Issued by Fotolia 25 Apr 2014 09:58
In light of the current South African socio-economic climate, leaders need to adjust their ways of thinking and doing in order to promote growth.
Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 25 Apr 2014 11:05
Open source software (OSS) has had a huge impact on the development of technology today. From apps and web browsers to content management platforms and operating systems.
By Ian Henderson & Jeff Beatty 25 Apr 2014 07:22
designsa.com/Tungsten sponsored, planned, designed and managed the entire event for the 50th anniversary of the Ford Mustang at Melrose Arch with 64 cars, including the iconic Eleanor, with around 7500 visitors on 13 April, as part of the worldwide 50th anniversary held in 63 countries.
Issued by Tungsten 25 Apr 2014 09:40
For it's 51st issue, South Africa's creative resource, the Designtimes, published an issue dedicated to the Design Indaba, which recently took place in Cape Town from 28 February to 2 March.
Issued by Lion's Wing 25 Apr 2014 10:25
The panel of judges for the 2014 Standard Bank Sikuvile Awards have selected the finalists in each of the 14 award categories.
25 Apr 2014 10:00
Johannesburg will be the second African city to host Social Media Week (SMW) when the event comes to the city from 22-26 September 2014.
25 Apr 2014 09:29
The Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) welcomes the amendments to the Electronic Communications Act 36 of 2005 (Act No.36 of 2005) and in particular of section 89 exempting community broadcasting service licensees from making payments of the prescribed contributions to MDDA.
Issued by MDDA 25 Apr 2014 09:18
Following Rick de Kock's departure from M&C Saatchi Africa to join Barclays as head of the marketing and communications Africa division, Ashley Bacon is assuming responsibility for the company's ambitious growth plans on the continent.
Issued by M&C Saatchi Abel 24 Apr 2014 13:57
Storyteller is a data insights tool that effectively helps marketers 'de-code' the complex AMPS data, providing a report that is brand-specific, allowing marketers to sidestep the reams of unrelenting and often irrelevant statistics and instead hone directly in on relevant consumer and brand insights.
Issued by Habari Media 24 Apr 2014 13:33
Go grab a fresh macchiato or get tweeting and let CareerJunction's new Résumé Templates do the boring work for you. The nifty new feature allows recruiters to download CVs, found on CareerJunction, into their company's own CV template, automatically.
Issued by CareerJunction 24 Apr 2014 21:50
Act II popcorn has dared to be brave and allowed the Volcano creative team to go full monty, and be as immeasurably 'out-of-the-box' as one can be, when conceptualising the TVC for Act II's new product.
Issued by Volcano 24 Apr 2014 14:34
Creativity is used a lot: in leadership, problem solving and the arts. But what is it and what value does it add to business?
By Andrew MacKenzie, Issued by Boomtown 24 Apr 2014 20:02
As we're now all well aware, Facebook Likes don't equate to sales. So what is their real value? Is it catastrophic for a brand or company not to be Liked? Indeed, is it a sin not to have any Facebook marketing strategy at all?
By Angelo Beck, Issued by Blast Brand Catalysts 24 Apr 2014 21:09
Willowbridge College's vision is to revolutionise the understanding, implementation and delivery of world-class education, in all aspects within the UK school and FE college framework in earmarked countries in sub-Saharan Africa via their live stream virtual classroom - 21st century education.
Issued by Willowbridge College 24 Apr 2014 13:52
KwaZulu-Natal's top urban radio station, Gagasi FM, is the official radio partner of The FNB Whiskey Live Showroom taking place on 25 and 26 April 2014 at Tsogo Sun's Suncoast Casino, Hotels and Entertainment in Durban.
Issued by Gagasi FM 24 Apr 2014 20:46
The Sports & Events Tourism Exchange (SETE) Conference and Exhibition will be taking place at the International Convention Centre (ICC) in Durban from 28 to 30 October together with third-year conference sponsor, the Culture, Arts, Tourism, Hospitality and Sport Sector Education and Training Authority (CATHSSETA).
Issued by Thebe Reed Exhibitions 24 Apr 2014 20:30
Members of the Pikitup and Ogilvy PR teams were invited to HDI Youth Marketeers' head office in Johannesburg on 22 April - World Creativity Day - for an afternoon of identifying the top entries in the Pikitup Eco Rangers school competition.
Issued by HDI Youth Marketeers 24 Apr 2014 12:24
Millicom has announced Tigo mobile customers in Tanzania will be the first in East Africa to enjoy free access to Facebook on their handsets, with the service also including the launch of a Facebook service in Swahilií.
By Agatha Nduku 25 Apr 2014 10:31
MEF has released its third report, with analysed data from 10,000 respondents in 13 countries, in its Global Consumer Insights Series, highlighting both regional and global trends for mobile education products and services.
25 Apr 2014 07:36
African Press Organisation (APO) has announced a multi-year strategic partnership with IMImobile to provide mobile content to MTN Group, Airtel, Orange, Vodafone Group and Tigo in over 30 countries.
24 Apr 2014 13:54
NEW YORK CITY, US: New York Festivals International Advertising Awards honouring the World's Best Advertising announced the 2014 Shortlist for a number of competitions.
25 Apr 2014 10:50
WASHINGTON: US regulators proposed new restrictions on the US$2bn market in e-cigarettes, which until now have been free from federal regulation.
25 Apr 2014 06:52
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