Mugg & Bean implements new payment method for customers

Restaurant company Mugg & Bean has made Samsung Pay available as a payment option at its sit down and on-the-go restaurants across the country. Customers of Mugg & Bean that are also users of the recently unveiled Samsung Pay application may now pay their bill using a compatible Samsung Galaxy...

1 Oct 2018

Peugeot SA launches mobile app

Peugeot South Africa has launched a mobile app designed to enhance customer experience and engagement. The mobile app, called 'MYPEUGEOT', allows Peugeot owners to extend their driving experience and all related connected services within the app accessible anywhere, anytime, to make the most of...

27 Aug 2018

BBM, Planet Sport Publishing adds PlanetF1 to Discover menu

BBM Messenger and Planet Sport Publishing have furthered its partnership by adding PlanetF1 to the BBM Discover menu. PlanetF1 allows motorsport fans to follow live grand prix action every race weekend and fans in more than 100 countries can browse races by date, check on grid positions, get...

23 Jul 2018

Imimobile introduces a brand new messaging service

Imimobile has launched MiniMailers; a commercial media messaging solution that delivers messages directly to a consumer's inbox. MiniMailers messages allow for the use of imagery, rich media, and for personalisation. The service also offers lower distribution costs, higher open rates, and...

5 Jul 2018

Facebook launches Facebook Local for easier decision-making

Facebook has unveiled Facebook Local; a reboot of the Facebook Events app which is essentially a combination of Yelp, FourSquare, and the previous version of the Events app. Facebook Local brings together 70 million business listings and reviews with your friends' check-ins, to help you discover...

4 Jul 2018

Lisbon Awards Group creates its very own app

The Lisbon Awards Group has created its own app that provides information on all the festivals and events of the group. The app was developed by Bliss Applications, a company that is part of the WYGroup. The app is currently in a test version but is still available for Android and iOS...

22 Jun 2018

Spree App selected as App of the Day

A team of editors at Apple has chosen the Spree App as App of the Day. App of the Day is given by a team of editors from Apple who pick an iOS app and game to showcase daily.

26 Apr 2018

Truecaller to develop headquarters in Nairobi

Truecaller will set up its sub-Saharan Africa headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya and has appointed Zakaria Hersi as its director of partnerships for Africa. The consumer app reportedly chose Nairobi as a location because of Kenya's high usage of the app. Its users in Kenya has grown by 35% in the...

2 Mar 2018

Avenir unveils the Energizer Hardcase H240S

Avenir Telecom has unveiled its newest feature phone, a 4G rugged bar phone. Through a collaboration with Energizer, Avenir has developed the Energizer Hardcase H240S. The Energizer Hardcase H240S's battery offers up to 9.5 days on standby and 12 hours of talk time for lasting availability. It...

23 Jan 2018

Uber, BBM launch on-demand service

Creative Media Works and Uber have entered a partnership to launch the Uber ride-on-demand service within BBM Messenger. Global users will have access to this new service, including Indonesia, Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, and the Middle East. BBM Messenger users - on both Android and iOS...

18 Dec 2017

Ethiopian Airlines launches mobile app

Ethiopian Airlines has unveiled a new mobile app that consists of simplified flight booking and management for its customers. Users of the app will be able to book flights, do flight check-ins, issue boarding pass/self-board flights, check the status of flights, get arrival/departure times of ET...

7 Dec 2017

Checkers, UberEats collaborate

Checkers is partnering with UberEats to make a number of solutions-driven convenience meals and household essentials available to order on the UberEats app. The exclusive ready-to-cook and ready-to-braai ranges will also be available to order on the app and all orders will be delivered within 40...

17 Nov 2017

Mall of Africa to use KaChing

The Mall of Africa has utilised KaChing to enable its customers to pay for parking. KaChing allows parking customers to use flexible payment options such as pre-pay, top up and credit card payment to securely pay for their parking. The system uses automatic number plate recognition cameras and...

1 Nov 2017

OrderIn awarded MTN Business Consumer App of the Year

OrderIn has won the MTN Business Consumer App of the Year Award at the App of the Year Awards. The app was selected among from over 60 finalists in 12 categories. The awards took place at the Galleria Conference and Events Venue in Sandton, Johannesburg on 12 October 2017....

13 Oct 2017

Turrito Networks named 2017 Vodacom Convergence Partner of the Year

Vodacom has named Turrito Networks the Convergence Partner of the Year for 2017. This is the sixth consecutive time that the MicroMega Group company has received the accolade.

14 Jul 2017

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