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Episode 182: Augmented reality, Virtual reality & Pokemon Go. Native VML and Y&R SA Partnership

Date: 21 Jul 2016
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The economy is tanking - time for South Africa's entrepreneurs to shine

The Global Financial Crisis of 2008 may be well behind us, but many of the world's economies continue to struggle. Here in South Africa recovery was rapid, peaking in 2010...

Issued by GLOBAL DATA INTELLIGENCE LIMITED 20 hours ago

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 183: The CEM Africa Summit and NATIVE VML's trends report

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on 28 July 2016, from 9-10am, as show host Warren Harding chats to Simon Cranswick and Mike Jones...

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Explosion in smartphone video in Africa predicted

Tuluntulu says watching video on smartphones in Africa is becoming more affordable and African video content is set to increase...

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Going viral: a digital marketing myth

One of the biggest myths in digital marketing today is the belief that you can purposefully create content with the intention of it going viral. The truth is there is no method, formula or recipe to create viral content...

By Michelle Jones 16 hours ago

Marketers, set up your ad agency KPIs to exceed yours!

Marketing directors and chief marketing officers are relentlessly building a complex web of marketing, communication, sales and promotions to put them in a position to sell more products and services than rivals in the fiercely competitive marketplace...

By Bandile Ndzishe 23 hours ago

Investment in African researchers

Winners of the HE Ameenah Gurib-Fakim PhD Scholarship Programme announced...

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Maxim Festival: Pepe Marais to transport you into the world of creativity

Pepe Marais, founding partner and Chief Creative Officer of Joe Public, will talk about Brand Purpose: Why do I exist? at the Maxim Festival Summit Day on 25 November...

Issued by Maxim Festival 20 hours ago

Unique mobile subscribers in Africa surpass half a billion

Mobile ecosystem adds more than $150 billion in economic value to African economy...

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What I learned from working in Nigeria

TheSQUAD recently had the opportunity to pitch on doing an event in Abuja, Nigeria, and Kelly McGillivray talks about her key learnings...

By Kelly McGillivray 1 day ago

Digital innovation in banking

Standard Bank is on a committed journey of rapid digitisation across the continent...

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Econet signs NFL content deal for Sub-Saharan Africa

Econet Media signs up the NFL in an extensive agreement for Sub-Saharan Africa...

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9 reasons to invest in African tech startups

Investments in African tech startups are on the rise, especially from overseas firms and individuals...

By Tom Jackson 2 days ago

Brands and influencers - the struggle is real

Brands in South Africa are slowly but surely starting to understand the influencer landscape. They are largely dependent on their public relations teams to educate them on this matter...

By Anne Dolinschek 2 days ago

Action needed to avert Africa foreign debt crisis - report

Africa's external debt, about one-third of gross national income, is higher than the average for all African countries...

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Social entrepreneurship key to maternal and child health in Africa

Social entrepreneurs to address maternal and child health in Sub-Saharan Africa through GE Healthymagination programme...

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New innovation centre spearheads L'Oréal research for African continent

L'Oréal accelerates product development for Sub-Saharan Africa thanks to new research and innovation centre...

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New documentary seeks to stop spread of HIV

Powerful documentary launched at International AIDS Conference to highlight gains and challenges in providing treatment for all people with HIV/AIDS...

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Activating on African soil: the time is now

Stephan Botha of ProActive outlines the reasons why FMCG brands wanting to expand business in Africa can benefit hugely from activations...

By Stephan Botha, Issued by Provantage Media Group 1 day ago

Experts give insight in new report on the cultural connection to brand attraction

A new report from the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council, Building Brands That Attract and Engage Fans, taps into expert opinion from PepsiCo, Visa, J&J, PetSmart, Cox Communications, Opus Bank...

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International

China shuts down online news operations: report

BEIJING: China has shut down several online news operations after authorities blasted them for independently reporting and publishing articles about potentially sensitive subjects, state media said on Monday...

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Social media a curse and a blessing in Munich shooting

MUNICH: Social networks were both a curse and a blessing in the deadly shopping mall shooting in Munich, as police sometimes found themselves chasing fictitious leads and false alarms...

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Facebook Messenger hits one billion users

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook said on Wednesday the number of users of its Messenger application had topped one billion, a key milestone as it seeks to expand the platform to new services...

22 Jul 2016

Twitter eases process for verified accounts

WASHINGTON: Twitter said on Tuesday it was streamlining the process for creating verified accounts, a move likely to boost the number of users with a "blue badge" icon...

21 Jul 2016

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