Companies that want to position themselves to drive business value from digital marketing must start working towards mastering the discipline of remarketing or risk getting left behind by nimbler rivals.
By Richard Mullins 1 Nov 2012 06:36
First we were treated to some pretty amazing hologramic live visuals and electro sounds courtesy of Etienne De Crecy, then we rocked out in an abandoned cement factory in Nyanga with Two Door Cinema Club, this year act three of the #5GumExperience found us bound for a trip to Terror Island.
By Ruth Cooper 31 Oct 2012 10:36
Feel like a family getaway with the kids? What a silly question - and if you want a reasonably priced holiday for yourselves as a couple, for your honeymoon, or for the family (and maybe even the family and your honeymoon), checking out Ambre, Mauritius, would be one of your better moves.
By Rod Baker 31 Oct 2012 05:43
Following the Hurricane Sandy in the US which resulted in some flights being cancelled, South African Airways (SAA) has resumed its operations on its Johannesburg to Washington DC (via Dakar) route.
30 Oct 2012 11:21
It has been announced that the well-known horseracing event, the L'Ormarins Queen's Plate, is to be held at Kenilworth Racecourse, Cape Town on 12, January, 2013. Contenders will compete for a R1 million purse.
30 Oct 2012 11:19
South Africa's first cross-genre sound clash, featuring sounds from top local styles and acts, will be held on 3 November, 2012, when Red Bull Music Academy presents Culture Clash. The clash will be hosted by Kabelo, at the Nasrec Expo hall, and will feature four stages, four sounds and four iconic South African acts.
30 Oct 2012 10:58
If you haven't seen Nik Rabinowitz on YouTube or had a friend tell you: "You have to watch this guy, he's hilarious," then I'm not sure where you have been for the last two years. As the foremost Xhosa-speaking, Jewish comedian Nik brings something to the stage that is fresh and touches home.
By Jordan Scott 30 Oct 2012 10:09
John Logan (screenwriter of Oscar-winning Gladiator, The Aviator, and Hugo, as well as co-writer of Skyfall) makes his way back to writing for the stage in Red. The play won six Tony Awards in 2010 (including Best New Play) and the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play in 2012. A local staging, produced by the team behind the award-winning Cabaret, is now showing in Cape Town for a limited run.
By Eugene Yiga 30 Oct 2012 09:05
NEW YORK, US: A day of transatlantic travel chaos loomed on Sunday as airlines cancelled thousands of flights to and from airports up and down the US East Coast ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Sandy.
30 Oct 2012 08:50
The new Geely EC7, a subcompact passenger vehicle due for launch in South Africa early next year, has taken the top spot in the Chinese subcompact market segment.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 29 Oct 2012 16:08
FUSE, a new underground event that aims to expand the techno culture in South Africa, will be launched on 10 November, 2012, at 115 Bree Street, Cape Town, from 2pm until 4am.
29 Oct 2012 10:44
Two acts have been announced for Sunday nights at Richard's Supper Stage: singer and guitarist Chris Chameleon will play on 11 November and mentalist and metal bender Larry Soffer will appear on 25 November, 2012.
29 Oct 2012 10:36
Bon Jovi is to commence a world tour in 2013, entitled "Bon Jovi Because We Can - The Tour", which will take in gigs in Cape Town and Joburg in May. The tour will feature new songs from the new album "What About Now", due out in Spring 2013, as well as his well-known hits.
29 Oct 2012 10:22
When a film is called The Possession and it begins with an ominous soundtrack and a warning that "the following is based on true events", suspending disbelief is optional. If the titles reveal that it is produced by horror maestro Sam Raimi, who changed the face of horror with The Evil Dead, and made by Ghost House Pictures, you are pretty much unnerved before paranormal events arise.
By Daniel Dercksen 29 Oct 2012 09:53
New Zealander Daniel Bedingfield is to tour South Africa between 23 November and 2 December, 2012, will be performing in Durban, Cape Town, Pretoria and Joburg, with new batches of "genre-splicing, pulse-pounding music".
29 Oct 2012 09:39
Big Concerts is excited to announce that the legendary Rodriguez will return to South Africa this summer for live shows in Johannesburg and Cape Town. The two performances are scheduled on Friday 15th February at the Big Top Arena, Carnival City Johannesburg and Wednesday 20th February at the Grand Arena, GrandWest Cape Town. The tour will be produced by Big Concerts, and presented by Talk Radio 702, 567 CapeTalk and M-Net. Tickets and tour details are available from www.bigconcerts.co.za.
29 Oct 2012 09:10
The hosting of the African Nations Cup football tournament in January and February is to cost the taxpayer a whopping R461m spread across five departments, the medium-term budget policy statement revealed on Thursday.
By Wyndham Hartley 29 Oct 2012 08:09
Forget what you think you know about Kurland. You might also be totally wrong. Sure, they are well known as the original home of polo but I had no idea I would find such a warmhearted and elegant property.
By Brian Berkman: contributing editor, travel 26 Oct 2012 04:43
Located in the historic heart of Cape Town, on the thriving pedestrian precinct of St George's Mall, Taj Cape Town is perfectly positioned to meet the needs of a growing number of travellers who want to experience an emotional connection with the historical and cultural core of a city.
25 Oct 2012 07:50
With so many films exploring the sexuality of a younger generation, it is refreshing to find the mature rom-com Hope Springs. Oscar is going to love this delightful and utterly charming battle of the sexes, and marriage makeover with Meryl Streep and Tommy Lee Jones as a devoted married couple who need to shed their bedroom hang-ups and try to reignite the spark that caused them to fall for each other in the first place.
By Daniel Dercksen 25 Oct 2012 07:40
What's the difference between a trance party and a rave? And how did the Springbok Nude Girls really get their name? In case you were wondering, these and other musical questions are answered in Another Friggin' Tribute Show, comedian Pierre Malherbe's non-musical tribute to one of his greatest loves.
By Eugene Yiga 25 Oct 2012 07:25
Cape Town City Ballet (CTCB) ticks a lot of boxes with its upcoming production of Night & Day. Set to open at Artscape Theatre on October 26, it delights dance fans with entertaining choreography by Robin Van Wyk, Mervyn Williams, Kirsten Isenberg, Paul Johnson and Nigel Lucas.
By Debbie Hathway 25 Oct 2012 07:12
Visitors to Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden have enjoyed lazy summer Sunday afternoons listening to the best in local and international music over a number of years. The 2012/2013 season of Old Mutual Summer Sunset concerts promises to be a year of memorable musicians, not least because it is a celebration of 21 years of concerts and the Centenary of the Garden.
24 Oct 2012 14:53
It has been announced that KwaZulu-Natal's Toya Delazy will support Adam Lambert when he performs on 13 November at the Grand Arena, Grand West, Cape Town and 16 November, 2012, at the Coca-Cola Dome, Joburg.
24 Oct 2012 10:59
South Africans are called on to vote by SMS for their favourite athlete in the South African Sports Awards. Nominees are: Vernon Philander, Natalie du Toit, Chad le Clos, Hashim Amla, Oscar Pistorius, Siyabonga Nomvete, and Caster Semenya.
24 Oct 2012 10:12
It's that time of year when pumpkins turn into phantoms and what better way to warm up for the Halloween season than with some captivating entertainment? With the release of the excellent Paranormal Activity 4, which is now showing, and fearful The Possession opening on Friday, you will be on the edge of your seat and able to celebrate Halloween wholeheartedly.
By Daniel Dercksen 24 Oct 2012 09:46
Right now, the South African Airways scenario represents a classic case history of just how hard one has to work to destroy or at least significantly damage a brand. Because, in spite of all sorts of negative elements that should see consumers cold shouldering the brand and flying on other airlines, this simply hasn't happened.
By Chris Moerdyk: @chrismoerdyk 24 Oct 2012 05:52
Stand and Deliver, the new show from comedian Nik Rabinowitz, is on at Cape Town's International Convention Centre on Saturday 27 October and Johannesburg's Lyric Theatre on Saturday 10 November. The show will also feature Tats Nkonzo (Breakthrough Comic of the Year) who plays guitar and sings some funny songs.
By Eugene Yiga 23 Oct 2012 10:41
Bizcommunity.com now offers integration with Placement Partner, a software system designed for recruitment companies to manage and store data relevant to every step of the recruitment process.
Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2012 09:49
The star attraction for ESP Halloween 2012 is ProgPsyTrance artist Vaishiyas from Spin Twist Records, who is regarded as a curator for intelligent and progressive PsyTrance of the highest calibre. The event will be held at ESP Night Club, Ferndale, Joburg, on 27 October, 2012.
23 Oct 2012 09:44
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