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Ian Henderson
Bilingual universities the only way to promote diversity

The language debate rages on in tertiary education. The latest from the desk of the Minister of Higher Education and Training, Blade Nzimande, is the pronouncement that South Africa no longer has (or should have) Afrikaans, Zulu or Tswana universities - only South African ones.

By Ian Henderson 28 Aug 2014 14:33

Western Cape government adds Mxit to its mix
Western Cape government adds Mxit to its mix

The Western Cape government has collaborated with Mxit to deliver multiple mobile social network ad campaigns...

28 Aug 2014 12:09

BOFE unlocks three Ps of business ownership
BOFE unlocks three Ps of business ownership

The Business Opportunities & Franchise Expo (BOFE), presented in partnership with Eskom, takes place from 11-14 September 2014 at the Coca-Cola Dome...

28 Aug 2014 11:58

Catherine Milward-Bridges
How to use social media to get your next event noticed

Why not use social media to take some of the schlep out of pulling off an event? Use its "social" element to leverage relationships to ask for support, no matter how small your next event...

By Catherine Milward-Bridges 28 Aug 2014 09:58

Refreshed Groupon website increases marketplace apps
Refreshed Groupon website increases marketplace apps

As part of its transition from a daily deal website to an online marketplace, Groupon has completely redesigned their South African website, as well as updated versions of its popular iPhone and Android apps...

28 Aug 2014 09:19

Danette Breitenbach
Join the radio 20% Club

This year's Radio Advertising Bureau's (RAB SA) RadioWorks Conference, which took place in Cape Town and Johannesburg, focused on how radio delivers Return On Investment (ROI).

By Danette Breitenbach 28 Aug 2014 08:50

Jack Peterson
Local SEO: How to boost your social listening

If you are a local business, it's literally an orchestra that you'd have to play out to sustain your web presence...

By Jack Peterson 28 Aug 2014 07:28

Legal Journalist of the Year Award 2014 - enter now
Legal Journalist of the Year Award 2014 - enter now

The Webber Wentzel Legal Journalist of the Year Award recognises outstanding work in the field of legal journalism.

28 Aug 2014 05:57

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 103: IMC conference sponsor, Everlytic, talk POPI and email marketing
[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 103: IMC conference sponsor, Everlytic, talk POPI and email marketing

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show tomorrow from 9am-10am. We chat to Vera Robertson from Everlytic, then later in the show we speak to Janine de Waal from Ukusela Ekapa...

27 Aug 2014 15:19

Spikes Asia ready for up-and-coming talent
Spikes Asia ready for up-and-coming talent

Spikes Asia once again offers young professionals and students the opportunity to make their mark within the industry...

27 Aug 2014 15:13

Moshito set to attract youth
Moshito set to attract youth

Young musicians are being encouraged to attend this year's annual Moshito Music conference and exhibition, taking place on 4-6 September 2014 at the SABC Campus Radio Park in Auckland Park...

27 Aug 2014 14:49

Annual Congress for SA Council for Business Women features Robin Banks
Annual Congress for SA Council for Business Women features Robin Banks

The annual congress of the SA Council for Business Women (SACBW) will feature one of the world's leading authorities on Mind Power, Robin Banks and Brümilda van Rensburg...

27 Aug 2014 11:58

[NewsMaker:] Josephine Buys
[NewsMaker:] Josephine Buys

An involved and committed digital industry is a strong industry, according to Josephine Buys, the first country manager of the IAB South Africa.

By Louise Marsland 27 Aug 2014 11:27

Experiential branding cuts through the clutter
Experiential branding cuts through the clutter

Experiential branding is still a relatively new concept for many South African businesses but is a logical extension of mass personalisation...

27 Aug 2014 10:58

Chris Anderson
Big Data: Big Business or Big Brother?

There is a crazy amount of information floating around the world today, thanks to the marvel of ubiquitous data-driven technology, but it brings concerns around privacy with it.

By Chris Anderson 27 Aug 2014 10:40

Creatives going mobile
Creatives going mobile

A survey entitled The New Creatives Report undertaken by Adobe earlier this year, reflects on some of the changes that have transformed the face of creativity and design...

27 Aug 2014 10:34

New radio station for Sterkspruit
New radio station for Sterkspruit

A local radio station for Sterkspruit, conceptualised in November 2008 by the area's youth to solve the problem of lack of communication between the municipality and its people, has been launched.

27 Aug 2014 10:23

Faith feints, dodges Hlaudi weather
Faith feints, dodges Hlaudi weather

NEWSWATCH: Yesterday Communications Minister Faith Muthambi evaded answering opposition MPs' questions on the appointment of SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng, whom a union official has labelled a 'pathetic liar'.

27 Aug 2014 07:31

Johanna McDowell
Poorly drafted contracts break the bonds of client agency relationships

Service Level Agreements between agencies and clients need to be tight... and they are complex and cannot be completed overnight.

By Johanna McDowell 27 Aug 2014 05:25

Cityspec finalist in Better Living Challenge
Cityspec finalist in Better Living Challenge

Formula D interactive's Cityspec tool addresses the challenge of basic service delivery through an innovative community driven reporting system using mobile technology.

26 Aug 2014 15:10

BYM summit to bring Africa's 100 brightest young minds together
BYM summit to bring Africa's 100 brightest young minds together

Recognised as an official World Design Capital Cape Town project, the 14th annual BYM summit is playing host to 100 of Africa's most innovative 20 to 32 year olds.

26 Aug 2014 13:45

Smartphone app from Corobrik offers specification, application of bricks and pavers
Smartphone app from Corobrik offers specification, application of bricks and pavers

Corobrik has joined the digital generation by launching its smart app, which allows users to access the expertise of the company with a dedicated app for the specification and application... (video)

26 Aug 2014 11:43

Workshop guide to LinkedIn
Workshop guide to LinkedIn

The PR-Net is offering a LinkedIn workshop on Tuesday, 9 September 2014 from 2pm until 6pm at Cassia Restaurant, Nitida Wine Estate, Cape Town...

26 Aug 2014 11:36

DigitasLBi acquires African agency, Liquorice
DigitasLBi acquires African agency, Liquorice

African digital marketing agency, Liquorice, has been acquired by global marketing and technology agency Digitas LBi, part of Publicis Groupe...

26 Aug 2014 11:10

'Nepal' likes Chicken Licken
'Nepal' likes Chicken Licken

As part of its series of humorous ads for the fast food chain, Chicken Licken, Net#work BBDO has released its new light-hearted TVC, 'Rock My Soul', depicting the sad tale... (video)

26 Aug 2014 11:06

Forget where you parked? There's an app for that
Forget where you parked? There's an app for that

Dude, where did I park my car? Apple is apparently trying to answer that question with a new app that will work even when GPS reception is poor...

By TJ Strydom 26 Aug 2014 10:51

The shift towards digital video ads
The shift towards digital video ads

The idea of primetime is somewhat dead. People are still consuming content, but the desire to consume it and pay for it on their own terms based on individual wants and needs has caused a massive shift in behaviour. With the ability to target and track ads at a low price point with online video ads...

By Estiaan Robbetze 26 Aug 2014 09:51

Sentech to test digital radio pilot
Sentech to test digital radio pilot

The state-owned broadcasting signal distributor Sentech will test digital radio technologies from October...

26 Aug 2014 09:00

Andrea Mitchell
DigiChat with Andrea: Social media ROI

Recent research conducted by Fuseware and World Wide Worx examined the social media and social business activities of Africa's top 200 companies...

By Andrea Mitchell 26 Aug 2014 08:03

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