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Key Apple music exec steps down
Key Apple music exec steps down

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple confirmed in an email that Ian Rogers, who had been chief executive of Beats Electronics and head of its streaming music service, is departing...

31 Aug 2015 13:12

Diving over the Digital Edge: Lucia Maseko, John Gevisser & Glenn Gillis
Diving over the Digital Edge: Lucia Maseko, John Gevisser & Glenn Gillis

This year's Digital Edge speaker line-up is impressive. We spoke to three of this year's speakers, each inspiring in their own way...

By Leigh Andrews 28 Aug 2015 12:00



[TrendTalk] Death. Streamed live
[TrendTalk] Death. Streamed live

In this ultra-connected, real time world, death was streamed live this week in two significant game changing events: via Periscope from the Bangkok bomb blast by an eyewitness; and by the murderer who killed two journalists live on breakfast TV in the US, before uploading his video of the killings onto social media and tweeting about it.

By Louise Marsland 28 Aug 2015 11:52

Aloha, not goodbye
Aloha, not goodbye

"I am starting again and I love it," says Ken Varejes, commenting on the recent announcement that he is leaving Primedia Unlimited to pursue other opportunities within the media and marketing industry...

By Danette Breitenbach 28 Aug 2015 11:04

Instagram images no longer just squares
Instagram images no longer just squares

SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Instagram on Thursday broke its square mould with an update that adds portrait and landscape formats to the image-sharing smartphone application...

28 Aug 2015 07:28

Don't let the touch screen replace the personal touch
Don't let the touch screen replace the personal touch

In this always-connected world where anyone is just a click of a button away, too many of us are concentrating on the button instead of the customer...

By Scott Cundill 28 Aug 2015 06:31

Print is far from dead
Print is far from dead

Business Connexion recently hosted a joint MyWorld of Tomorrow roundtable with global research house, Ovum, where some interesting statistics about the print and digital industries were revealed...

27 Aug 2015 10:11

Everything you need to know about Google Panda 4.2 - National Positions South Africa
Everything you need to know about Google Panda 4.2

It has been ten months since Google's last algorithm update, but Panda 4.2 is here at last. In fact, it has been rolling out since July 18th. For most, until Google finally announced its existence a few weeks ago, the update went completely unnoticed. This is due to the fact that Google has opted to embrace the process of a slow roll-out. So, until then, we can only guess the total percentage of websites that will be affected (although it has been estimated to affect between 2-3%). While we wait, here is everything that you need to know about Google Panda 4.2:

Issued by National Positions South Africa 27 Aug 2015 10:09

[SA Innovation Summit] The business of disruption
[SA Innovation Summit] The business of disruption

We're facing a brave new world, where disruption technology and e-commerce are forcing traditional industries to re-examine their take on doing business to include innovative solution-based thinking if they want to stay in the game.

By Nicci Botha 26 Aug 2015 14:51

Rob Newlan
Creativity unlocks the power of technology

Today the bar for creativity is extremely high. It starts with people. Anyone can use the phone in their pocket to shoot and edit high quality video - something that would have been unthinkable even ten years ago...

By Rob Newlan 25 Aug 2015 13:16

Can a tweet enjoy copyright protection?
Can a tweet enjoy copyright protection?

Twitter is a free social networking site that allows its users to send messages, or "tweets", which are limited to 140 characters or less, to other Twitter users and to see the tweets of others by "following" them.

By Werina Griffith & Nicole Smalberger 25 Aug 2015 10:04

Customers and franchisees upbeat about Wimpy's new music playlists - Moving Tactics
Customers and franchisees upbeat about Wimpy's new music playlists

Moving Tactics installs in-restaurant dining experience for Wimpy by introducing great music for customers to listen to while they dine.

Issued by Moving Tactics 25 Aug 2015 09:10

Creative Spark expands to Sandton
Creative Spark expands to Sandton

Creative Spark, the five-year-old full-service digital marketing and development agency, has just opened up a permanent office in Sandton, Johannesburg...

25 Aug 2015 08:26