Ernst Wittmann
Voice interfaces are coming of age

Voice interfaces are coming of age[Ernst Wittmann] Voice assistants and interfaces on smartphones are coming of age and adoption is expected to soar over the next few years...

Posted 2 months ago | Like
Lyall Pienaar
Land Rover Explore Outdoor phone is a well-rounded piece of tech

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[Lyall Pienaar] An impressive feat of engineering and a well thought out communication device with technical and technological details that truly expresses its arrival into a market often overlooked...

Posted 4 months ago | Like
Ernst Wittmann
Five predictions for the future of smartphones

Five predictions for the future of smartphones[Ernst Wittmann] Innovation in smartphones seems to have hit a ceiling, with most manufacturers releasing new products that feel like incremental improvements ...

Posted 6 months ago | Like
Devon Meerholz
Cheaper mobile data set to unleash mobile innovation

Cheaper mobile data set to unleash mobile innovation[Devon Meerholz] The close of last year contained some especially good news for the South African mobile consumer...

Posted 6 months ago | Like (1)
Andy Walker
WhatsApp's working on a fingerprint security feature for iOS, Android

WhatsApp's working on a fingerprint security feature for iOS, Android[Andy Walker] A future version of WhatsApp may be secured, locked and unlocked by your fingerprint, according to data mined by WABetaInfo...

Posted 7 months ago | Like
Eugene Yiga
Hey Jude gets your to-do list done

Hey Jude gets your to-do list done[Eugene Yiga] Marcus Smith, founder and head architect of Hey Jude Technology, chats to Eugene Yiga about outsourcing to-do lists with his innovative app.

Posted 8 months ago | Like
Evan-Lee Courie
#EntrepreneurMonth: Flock Eventing Platform makes great strides

#EntrepreneurMonth: Flock Eventing Platform makes great strides[Evan-Lee Courie] Flock Eventing Platform's app proved a hit with delegates at the recent SA Investment Conference, which saw investors pledge more than R290bn in investments into the country...

Posted 9 months ago | Like
Nick Durrant
App development made easy with microservices

App development made easy with microservices[Nick Durrant] Modern businesses understand the benefits of agile work practices and have begun implementing agile methods...

Posted 12 months ago | Like
Andy Walker
Google's Gboard lets you type messages in Morse code

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[Andy Walker] You can type in Morse code through Android's Gboard keyboard...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
#StartupStory: Aura security app to aid beleaguered Uber drivers

#StartupStory: Aura security app to aid beleaguered Uber drivers[Ilse van den Berg] A revolutionary new app that provides speedy security assistance and cuts emergency response times has become a welcome safety measure, especially for beleaguered Uber drivers...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Andy Walker
Mobile crypto mining malware is a growing smartphone threat

Mobile crypto mining malware is a growing smartphone threat
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[Andy Walker] According to a report by Kaspersky, the number of internet users affected by cryptocurrency mining software has jumped by a considerable margin this year, when compared to last...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Andy Walker
These are WhatsApp's shiny new group chat features

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[Andy Walker] In a not-all-that-exciting update, WhatsApp has tweaked the way groups work on its platform...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Tuhin Bhatt
How mobile technologies are benefiting the transport industry

How mobile technologies are benefiting the transport industry
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[Tuhin Bhatt] Business and technology are becoming inextricably interlinked. Technology has forever changed the world we live in, hasn't it? All of this has been possible because of mobile applications...

Posted 1 year ago | Like (1)
Sherry Zameer
If the future in Africa is mobile, identity verification is paramount

If the future in Africa is mobile, identity verification is paramount
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[Sherry Zameer] Mobile operators are becoming an important provider of, and platform for, a growing range of services. As a result, the ability to verify customer identity is becoming a business imperative for mobile operators...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
Google Go now available locally

Google Go now available locally[Ilse van den Berg] Google has announced that its Google Go app, which provides a "lighter, faster way to search", is now available locally...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Alan Knott-Craig
Mental models for tech entrepreneurs coming to Africa

Mental models for tech entrepreneurs coming to Africa
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[Alan Knott-Craig] According to Charlie Munger, Warren Buffet's partner at Berkshire Hathaway, you understand the latticework, or mental model, for the industry/country you're entering, before you enter it.

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Hadlee Simons
Go go Google Go: all the Go apps in one convenient place

Go go Google Go: all the Go apps in one convenient place[Hadlee Simons] The last year or so has seen Google release a variety of lightweight "Go" apps for emerging markets, using less data and requiring less storage space than the standard apps...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Ilse van den Berg
#StartupStory: Whizzky app goes big in SA, Europe, US

#StartupStory: Whizzky app goes big in SA, Europe, US[Ilse van den Berg] Whizzky is a homegrown mobile app for whisky lovers conceptualised and developed by Craig Stockden of Evolve IT, in partnership with Whisky Live...

Posted 1 year ago | Like
Lynette Hundermark
Mobile app fatigue - what is it and what can you do about it?

Mobile app fatigue - what is it and what can you do about it?
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[Lynette Hundermark] Eight years after the global "app-splosion", even in a country like South Africa where smartphone adoption took a little longer than the rest of the world to catch up, "app-fatigue" is now a thing...

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Ilse van den Berg
WhatsApp launches business app

WhatsApp launches business app
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[Ilse van den Berg] NEWSWATCH: WhatsApp has launched WhatsApp Business - a free-to-download Android app for small businesses which allows them to chat with users...

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