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Sunday Times Gen Next Awards announces 2020 category finalists

The Sunday Times Gen Next survey has announced the finalists across each of the 69 categories of the 16th annual Awards. The winners will be celebrated during an online event on 21 August 2020...

1 day ago

#StartupStory: Flip Phone is the new marketplace for mobile phones

Looking for the easiest way to get fast cash for your old phone or looking for a deal on a new phone, but not pay exorbitant prices? Flip Phone could be the answer...

By Evan-Lee Courie 3 days ago

Hashtag United's media department further bolstered by PT SportSuite partnership

UK football club Hashtag United FC's latest collaboration with Cape Town-based digital platform provider PT SportSuite will see them improve their media output and functionality even further...

Issued by Publisher’s Toolbox 23 Jun 2020

Real Heroes Connect: A technology game-changer that will touch thousands of lives

Real Heroes Connect, an edutainment platform targeting employees and which seeks to inform and educate to prevent the spread of Covid-19, has leveraged groundbreaking technology to provide a pioneering solution...

Issued by Mobitainment 22 Jun 2020

Level up your kid's safety on TikTok

As TikTok becomes more popular, it's become increasingly important that users feel safe and comfortable so that they can express themselves openly and creatively...

10 Jun 2020

#StartupStory: Putting a Sparkle in Nigeria's digital ecosystem

Sparkle, a digital ecosystem providing financial, lifestyle and business support services to Nigerians across the globe, has officially launched by Uzoma Dozie, the former chief executive officer of Diamond Bank...

By Evan-Lee Courie 9 Jun 2020

Mamela Media partners with fellow township experts, Keys Communications

Township location experts Mamela Media have grown into township audience experts, offering brands a 360 degree solution to engage with the township consumer in their daily journey. As part of this solution, Mamela announces their collaboration with fellow township experts, Keys Communications...

Issued by Mamela Media 8 Jun 2020

Grand Prix award-winning case study

In 2019 Heineken ran a campaign, in partnership with Vicinity Media, that aimed to discourage individuals from drinking and driving. The combination of location targeting, relevance and utility proved so successful that it was awarded the Roger Garlick Grand Prix...

Issued by Vicinity Media 5 Jun 2020

#StartupStory: Kasi Mobile - SA's first township-based mobile network provider

On 1 June, Lemok Group launched South Africa's first township-based mobile network provider, Kasi Mobile...

By Johannes Masiteng 4 Jun 2020

#YouthMonth: Data prices and education during Covid-19

The novel coronavirus has plunged the world into a host of social and economic difficulties. One of which is the fact that studying and working from home in a seamless, comfortable and effective manner, is a privilege very few possess...

By Tasia Matlala 1 Jun 2020

Audience targeting | USP 3

Over the last five years Vicinity Media has grown into Africa's leading location-based mobile ad network and technology company...

Issued by Vicinity Media 27 May 2020

#LockdownLessons: Companies putting the grit in integrity

Terry Levin, creative director at Bizcommunity, shares her views of the current Covid-19 crisis and how the company is navigating these unusual times...

Issued by 26 May 2020

Facebook adds Messenger Rooms to WhatsApp in the latest beta

Just last week Facebook started rolling out its Messenger Rooms group call service to users of the eponymous chat app...

By Andy Walker 21 May 2020

Viu South Africa announces Viu Premium payments now available through MTN

Viu South Africa has teamed up with MTN South Africa to offer MTN Direct Carrier Billing (DCB) on its app for Viu Premium payments...

Issued by Viu 21 May 2020

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