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In-depth research on information consumption
In-depth research on information consumption

We know that different platforms appeal to different consumers at different times, irrespective of LSMs or any other classification criteria, but knowing what accounts for the differences that exist is crucial to any marketer...

28 Nov 2014 14:55

Brandigniter - a tried and tested South African solution to drive brand engagement and data building on Facebook - Brand In Motion
Brandigniter - a tried and tested South African solution to drive brand engagement and data building on Facebook

Have you ever looked at creating an engaging Facebook app that doesn't cost an arm and a leg, and actually drives brand metrics as well as building a database? Not always that easy...

Issued by Brand In Motion 28 Nov 2014 11:34

Gemalto's African mobile marketing win-win plan
Gemalto's African mobile marketing win-win plan

If your African mobile marketing plan comprises mass messages not tailored to specific areas, people or times, you're off to a poor start. Nadia Gonzalez, vice president of mobile marketing for Gemalto, reveals the secrets to getting it right...

By Leigh Andrews 27 Nov 2014 14:00

Doogee Dagger DG550 - full review - Doogee South Africa
Doogee Dagger DG550 - full review

The Doogee phone brand is becoming quite prolific on Chinese wholesale websites. I have now managed to get hold of a Doogee Dagger DG550...

By Gary Sims, Issued by Doogee South Africa 27 Nov 2014 12:27

Layar Augmented Reality adds a touch of magic this festive season - Digital Narrative
Layar Augmented Reality adds a touch of magic this festive season

The December 2014 issue of Food & Home Entertaining magazine is lights, camera, action! Connecting the online and offline worlds of its readers, Caxton Magazines has added Layar Augmented Reality to the magazine's content.

Issued by Digital Narrative 27 Nov 2014 09:44

Solving the omni-channel retail dilemma - PriceCheck
Solving the omni-channel retail dilemma

Maintaining multiple touchpoints from responsive sites to native apps is labour intensive and expensive and often reserved for the larger retailers with matching budgets. As a result, smaller retailers and shoppers alike are losing out...

Issued by PriceCheck 26 Nov 2014 11:43

Zwipit offers cash for old mobile devices
Zwipit offers cash for old mobile devices

Zwipit, a global mobile buyback service provider founded in Spain in 2011, has launched in South Africa. It specialises in the acquisition of used mobile devices...

26 Nov 2014 09:51

Vserv powers Indian e-commerce growth with 'Vserv Smart RT' - Vserv
Vserv powers Indian e-commerce growth with 'Vserv Smart RT'

In yet another move to augment the smart data revolution, Vserv, a leading mobile marketing platform, today announced the launch of a unique re-targeting product, Vserv Smart RT.

Issued by Vserv 25 Nov 2014 13:14

South Africa's Pondering Panda presents in Belgium
South Africa's Pondering Panda presents in Belgium

The South African consumer insights company, Pondering Panda, will be presenting mobile research insights at the 2014 BAQMaR conference being held in Ghent in Belgium on Wednesday 26 November 2014, as an invited speaker...

25 Nov 2014 11:04

South Africa wins Meffy Award for GoMetro
South Africa wins Meffy Award for GoMetro

At the annual Meffys, held in San Francisco last week, South Africa won an 'Innovation in a Growth Market Award' for 'GoMetro' for the GoMetro mobile website...

24 Nov 2014 10:30

ChiChi makes Unilever SA's Shield Deo Drive campaign go viral - Justpalm
ChiChi makes Unilever SA's Shield Deo Drive campaign go viral

The South African market recently saw groundbreaking innovation from the popular Shield deodorant brand as it gave away free talk time to consumers...

Issued by Justpalm 21 Nov 2014 08:08

Distracted driving is a lethal risk on SA's roads - Cellfind
Distracted driving is a lethal risk on SA's roads

Driver distraction as a result of texting and talking on mobile devices is one of the leading causes of car accidents in South Africa. That's the word from Werner Vermaak, Communication Manager at ER24...

Issued by Cellfind 20 Nov 2014 13:01

USSD, a knockout for mobile in Africa =O - Mobitainment
USSD, a knockout for mobile in Africa =O

USSD, a South African-born marketing technology, has proved to be a "knockout" for marketers in Africa, especially for Boxer Superstores, SA's well-known grocery store servicing low to mid income shoppers, which created the Boxer Super Shopper Show...

Issued by Mobitainment 20 Nov 2014 11:03

Vodacom and Zappar bring the iPhone 6 to life with Augmented Reality
Vodacom and Zappar bring the iPhone 6 to life with Augmented Reality

Well-known Augmented Reality app, Zappar (represented locally by Integrat Mobile | Digital | Media), has joined forces with Vodacom to bring the joy of animation to customers too excited to wait for their own device...

Issued by Integrat 20 Nov 2014 10:04

Grace Belger
Avoid lawyers and be human...

There is a lesson here for Cell C (and other companies, for that matter) in the Cell C banner debacle. When you are facing a reputational crisis, the worst reaction is to be defensive; run to the lawyers and advertise...

By Grace Belger 19 Nov 2014 15:21

Mxit adds to Mr Price followers, sponsors codeX developers
Mxit adds to Mr Price followers, sponsors codeX developers

Mxit is sponsoring three would-be developers to take part in codeX's developer apprenticeship programme, which focuses on grooming the next generation of skilled software developers...

19 Nov 2014 09:27

[AfricaCom 2014] Appsolutely awesome insights from the final AfricApps session
[AfricaCom 2014] Appsolutely awesome insights from the final AfricApps session

Have you factored slow EDGE and desktop link incompatibility into your mobile app design process? These hot topics were bandied about on the last day of AfricApps at AfricaCom 2014...

By Leigh Andrews 18 Nov 2014 08:00

Final IMT roadmap for broadband now out, plus RFSAP
Final IMT roadmap for broadband now out, plus RFSAP

ICASA has issued the final International Mobile Telephony roadmap for broadband, which seeks to ensure universal availability of broadband services, a vibrant and competitive telecommunications industry and promote investments...

17 Nov 2014 14:55

Another free app for Ebola information
Another free app for Ebola information

A new free Ebola app, part of a wider International SOS communications initiative aimed at supporting the global fight against Ebola, has been released for iOS and Android devices...

17 Nov 2014 14:50

[AfricaCom 2014] Connected cars, IoT and the data revolution
[AfricaCom 2014] Connected cars, IoT and the data revolution

Ever wish you could locate your car in a packed parking lot by checking on your phone? With the Internet of Things, everyday household products are about to become a whole lot smarter...

By Leigh Andrews 17 Nov 2014 08:30

'Library on a phone' mobi network boosts reading
'Library on a phone' mobi network boosts reading

A World Design Capital 2014 project, FunDza Mobi Network is boosting literacy among teens and young adults by delivering high-interest reading material to low-income youth who have limited access to books...

16 Nov 2014 08:33

South African mTriage speeds up disaster responses
South African mTriage speeds up disaster responses

The World Design Capital 2014 has recognised mTriage (#WDC334) as a project that reduces triage time, improves accuracy and reduces the level of training required for triage...

15 Nov 2014 10:40

Chris Moerdyk
It's time for a war on the digital chokers

I received an email from a colleague this week asking me to sign a petition against local cellular networks taking 50% profit from revenue generated by SMS text messaging in aid of charity...

By Chris Moerdyk 15 Nov 2014 08:29

The proof is in the omni-channel experience this festive season
The proof is in the omni-channel experience this festive season

As the market intensifies in the build-up to the festive season, retailers in particular, are needing to communicate more intuitively and intelligently to connected consumers...

By Lynette Hundermark 14 Nov 2014 13:48

Ooba's new mobile app offering home loan info on the go
Ooba's new mobile app offering home loan info on the go

Applying for a home loan? Bond originator Ooba has launched an innovative mobile application to simplify the home buyer and real estate agent's experience in the home loan application process...

14 Nov 2014 10:03

A lesson for Cell C - you could have turned a moan into a tribute
A lesson for Cell C - you could have turned a moan into a tribute

Suhana Gordhan:* Advertising wizard David Ogilvy said: 'The consumer is not a moron. She's your wife.' I love this quote because it humanises the consumer in a way that many brands don't...

14 Nov 2014 10:00

[Mobile360] Minimising Ebola risk and mortality through mobile
[Mobile360] Minimising Ebola risk and mortality through mobile

When it comes to mobile, we can only prepare for the future by looking to the past. That's why it's so important to keep the lessons learned from the 2014 Ebola outbreak in mind, especially as mobile played its biggest role in health disaster management yet...

By Leigh Andrews 14 Nov 2014 08:00

[MRMW] Understanding human behaviour to improve mobile research design
[MRMW] Understanding human behaviour to improve mobile research design

Have you ever thought about the way you think? Or about the biases that inform your decision-making processes? You should, especially if you're involved in mobile research...

By Leigh Andrews 14 Nov 2014 08:00

[AfricaCom 2014] Wi-Fi: The new basic human need
[AfricaCom 2014] Wi-Fi: The new basic human need

Wi-Fi has become a basic need for many people around the world. But how do we cost-effectively and sustainably provide the Wi-Fi consumers and businesses are demanding? (video)

By Ilse van den Berg 13 Nov 2014 14:44

[AfricaCom 2014] FB's mission: to get Africa online
[AfricaCom 2014] FB's mission: to get Africa online

Consider how your life would change tomorrow if the internet was to be 'switched off'. Sure you could bear it for a week or so, but once the horrifying reality of, for instance, having to go into a bank kicks in...

By Sindy Peters 13 Nov 2014 12:38

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