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Homemakers Media Holdings launches innovative mobi magazine

Homemakers Media Holdings, the publisher that in 1984 set the trend as lead-generator for service providers in the home improvement sector, has done so again with the launch of its Homemakers Mobi magazine...

Issued by HOMEMAKERS 1 day ago

Africa's smartphone market expected to reverse declines

Economic recovery in Nigeria and South Africa, two of Africa's biggest markets for smartphones, is expected to have a positive impact on consumer confidence and sales...

3 days ago

The stormy voyage of mobile engagement automation

The ship has sailed on silo-driven batch-and-blast email and vomit-and-hope SMS campaigns. Today's attention- and time-deprived consumer expects personalised communication built on seamless digital experiences that offer relevant, timely forms of value...

By Nick Orton 3 days ago - Driving business growth through one unified platform

The business platforms of the future are likely to start to resemble a full suite of well-integrated cloud-based business apps that empower better integration between business processes; this is what the team building believes...

Issued by Yreeka 3 days ago

Voice assistants will have to build trust before we're comfortable with them tracking us

We're all used to targeted advertisements on the internet. But the introduction of voice assistants like Apple's Siri and Google Assistant mean that companies are capturing all new kinds of data on us...

By Louise Kelly and Kate Letheren 13 Mar 2018

Samsung introduces AR emoji

Samsung has introduced an AR emoji, allowing users to create an accurate computer-generated image of themselves (avatars) that can express real-time emotion...

9 Mar 2018

#DigitalSummit2018: Championing diversity in digital

Catherine Grenfell, ex-5FM presenter who co-founded and manages The Eye radio station, opened this year's IAB Digital Summit sharing her experience of digital and what she predicts for the industry...

By Jessica Tennant 5 Mar 2018

#StartupStory: Live Connected helps you manage your 'tribe'

Nthati Mthembu is the founder of Live Connected, an app that helps parents manage their tribe's schedules easily...

By Ilse van den Berg 26 Feb 2018

Location-based marketing, what is it and how to take advantage of this trend?

Location-based marketing has been a hyped-up trend, especially with the advent of apps, but what is it exactly?...

By Lynette Hundermark 23 Feb 2018

#Designindaba2018: SA's crowd-sourced solution for a global problem

Dr William Mapham, an ophthalmologist hailing from the Eastern Cape, who conceived the Vula app, whilst working at the Vula Emehlo Eye Clinic in rural Swaziland and experiencing first-hand the difficulties faced by rural health workers in need of specialist advice, spoke on Day 2 of Design Indaba and received a standing ovation...

By Sue Disler 22 Feb 2018

Don't overlook consumers in Africa's rural areas

Rural areas are arguably the most overlooked spaces in Africa, in terms of government services as well as corporate attention. It's a mistake to rule out rural spaces and consumers, especially in Africa. Global commerce is fiercely competitive, with business leaders and investors still waking to the vast potential of Africa's burgeoning consumer market. The continent, now home to more than 1.1 billion people, will account for one-fifth of the world's population by 2025...

By Ben Leo 20 Feb 2018

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Issued by AfriGIS 20 Feb 2018

The integrated platform that's changing the way businesses work

Businesses need to obtain and manage customers, efficiently perform multiple processes and tasks, collaborate as a united team and analyse their company data. But there are few, if any, apps that truly offer an integrated and cost-effective solution to do just this...

Issued by Yreeka 19 Feb 2018

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Google and Common Ground launch 'Little by Little'

Partnering with Google, the Common Ground initiative has launched a global campaign that will support the Sustainable Development Goals.

1 day ago

'Panama Papers' law firm shuts down operations

PANAMA CITY, Panama - The law firm at the heart of the "Panama Papers" global tax evasion scandal that brought down two world leaders announced on Wednesday it would shut down operations, citing negative press and what it called unwarranted action by authorities.

1 day ago

Singapore launches public hearings on 'fake news'

SINGAPORE - Singapore on Wednesday launched public hearings on possible legislation to combat "fake news" which critics said could be used to curtail free speech.

2 days ago

Apple buys digital magazine subscription service

SAN FRANCISCO, USA - Apple announced on Monday it is buying digital magazine subscription service Texture, adding to the side of its business aimed at making money from online content or services.

3 days ago

American Theatre Wing, The Broadway League to receive Lifetime Achievement Award from NYF

Two of New York City's iconic theatre organisations, The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing will be honoured with the New York Festivals Lifetime Achievement Award.

13 Mar 2018

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