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The state of digital in South Africa
The state of digital in South Africa

New media! That is how many people still refer to digital...

By Richard Lord 20 May 2015 06:00

[Gartner Digital Business] Top ten strategic tech trends for 2015
[Gartner Digital Business] Top ten strategic tech trends for 2015

"Take everything you've learned about IT in the last 30 years and throw it away, as IT in the next 30 years will be completely different," says George Ambler, Gartner Executive Partner - here are the top trends set to change the face of your business.

By Leigh Andrews 18 May 2015 14:00

The future of digital marketing in South Africa
The future of digital marketing in South Africa

Brands not clearly focused on digital marketing will quickly find themselves becoming irrelevant - all promise and no delivery, no demonstration, no entertainment, no conversation...

By Ben Evans 15 May 2015 12:00

34 hilarious tweets from Mmusi Maimane's #AskMmusi Twitter town hall
34 hilarious tweets from Mmusi Maimane's #AskMmusi Twitter town hall

Opening yourself up to Twitter is a risky business at the best of times. But when you're a recently elected South African political leader dealing with one of the most cynical Twitter communities on the planet, then things can go very badly wrong...

By Stuart Thomas 14 May 2015 12:16

Millward Brown South Africa announces the top 10 Best Liked Ads for Q3 and Q4 2014 - Millward Brown
Millward Brown South Africa announces the top 10 Best Liked Ads for Q3 and Q4 2014

Millward Brown's Best Liked Ads list celebrates South Africa's favourite TV commercials. These are the ads that have been rated as the most liked by the South African audience, whom we believe to be the most important critic, the person who ultimately chooses to buy your brand or not. Click on the ad to view the TVC...

Issued by Millward Brown 14 May 2015 10:34

'We Are Africa' design exhibition opens in Durban to celebrate Africa Month
'We Are Africa' design exhibition opens in Durban to celebrate Africa Month

Celebrate Africa Month by visiting the "We Are Africa" design and innovation exhibition at the KwaZulu-Natal Society of Arts (KZNSA) from 14 May to 7 June 2015 in Glenwood, Durban. South Africa is celebrating Africa Day (25 May) with a month-long celebration of what it means to be African.

13 May 2015 11:20

Mmusi Maimane - Master of communication
Mmusi Maimane - Master of communication

When in early 2011 Mmusi Maimane emerged on the South African political landscape as the DA's mayoral candidate, most people's reaction was Mmu who?

By Marion Scher 12 May 2015 13:44

Chris Roper's 'night, Knight' announcement gets social media buzz
Chris Roper's 'night, Knight' announcement gets social media buzz

Social media is buzzing with the news that Mail & Guardian Online's editor-in-chief of six years, Chris Roper, has resigned...

7 May 2015 08:01

Stop marketing your brand!
Stop marketing your brand!

The concept of content marketing is not original, but when you put the word "online" in front of it, it becomes a whole new animal. Online differs from traditional content marketing in that it uses a range of connectivity media to drive a campaign.

By Helen McIntee 5 May 2015 14:20

Nandi Mngoma and Zakes Bantwini unite in song - ECHO Events and Conferences
Nandi Mngoma and Zakes Bantwini unite in song

This Freedom Day, Nandi and Zakes released their first ever duet, which is set to get Africans to unite in song and dance.

Issued by ECHO Events and Conferences 29 Apr 2015 11:58

SABC to apologise for 'scornful' presenter
SABC to apologise for 'scornful' presenter

The "genuine remorse" of news show presenter Eben Jansen was not enough to save the public broadcaster from being ordered to apologise on air.

29 Apr 2015 08:34

Trevor Noah at the podium during the Comedy Central roast of Steve Hofmeyr
Trevor Noah puts SA comedy on the international radar

Most of the nation is bursting with pride that local comedian Trevor Noah is soon to host one of the most popular daily satirical news shows in the world - here are the implications...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Apr 2015 14:00

SABC boss hides R500m loss from parliament
SABC boss hides R500m loss from parliament

Embattled SABC boss Hlaudi Motsoeneng is hiding the financial trouble at the ailing broadcaster in a last-ditch attempt to cling to his job.

By Sunday Times team 28 Apr 2015 08:11