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AdColony proves the power of mobile at Smarties
AdColony proves the power of mobile at Smarties

AdColony South Africa has been named Publisher of Year at the 2018 MMA South Africa Smarties Awards which honours innovation and creativity, and measures the impact and success that mobile has on business...

Issued by AdColony 1 day ago

#FairnessFirst: Why investigative journalism and media freedom matters
#FairnessFirst: Why investigative journalism and media freedom matters

It's becoming harder than ever to 'kill the story' in these technologically advanced times...

By Leigh Andrews 1 day ago

Johnnie Walker unlocks the power of WhatsApp with Techsys Digital
Johnnie Walker unlocks the power of WhatsApp with Techsys Digital

Johnnie Walker approached Techsys Digital to help launch their limited-edition White Walker bottle - a blend inspired by the icy villains that Jon Snow and his comrades must battle in the wildly popular TV show...

Issued by Techsys Digital 9 Nov 2018

How to get Showmax for free with Vodacom
How to get Showmax for free with Vodacom

Showmax has launched a new deal with Vodacom that gives you three months of Showmax for free, plus free data to binge-watch your favourite series in their new #zerobucksgiven campaign...

Issued by Showmax 8 Nov 2018

2018 MMA SA Smarties Marketer of the Year award went to Unilever. Image supplied.
2018 MMA SA Smarties winners announced

The MMA SA's Smarties Awards were held on Thursday, 1 November where the winners were announced including, Digitas Liquorice that scooped 9 awards, 5 Golds, 2 Silvers and 2 Bronzes. Of this 2 are Golds in categories that were open to entries from within the EMEA region...

5 Nov 2018

Distance, only sexier
Distance, only sexier

One of Vicinity Media's key differentiators is the ability to publish and integrate the Distance to Offer/Store within the client's creative...

Issued by Vicinity Media 5 Nov 2018

Gorilla wins MMA Smarties Agency of the Year 2018
Gorilla wins MMA Smarties Agency of the Year 2018

On a night showcasing the best in mobile marketing from across South Africa, Gorilla was named Agency of the Year at the 2018 MMA Smarties Awards...

Issued by Gorilla 2 Nov 2018

AfricaCom Awards 2018 finalists
AfricaCom Awards 2018 finalists

The annual AfricaCom Awards shortlist was released this week, ahead of the annual mega-conference and expo from 13-15 November 2018...

1 Nov 2018

Brad Reilly of Network BBDO's presentation at the Red & Yellow School's #DigitalAgencyShowcase. Image via Shae Leigh of Red & Yellow School .
#DigitalAgencyShowcase: How non-digital agencies win at digital

Network BBDO is one of the IAB Bookmark Awards' top six-ranked digital agencies of the year, and so presented at last week's Digital Agency Showcase at Red & Yellow School. ECD Brad Reilly showed some non-digital work and others in the automotive space. Remember Raj and Raj 2?

By Leigh Andrews 1 Nov 2018

Mark Tomlinson of Hellocomputer, presenting at the Red & Yellow School's #DigitalAgencyShowcase. Image via Red & Yellow School .
#DigitalAgencyShowcase: Being more human, doing digital work

In introducing Hellocomputer as one of the IAB Bookmark Awards' top six-ranked digital agencies presenting at last week's Digital Agency Showcase at Red & Yellow School, group MD Mark Tomlinson placed emphasis on being more human in these digital times...

By Leigh Andrews 31 Oct 2018

Jacques Oberholzer, co-founder of Now Boarding
#HeavyChef: How to design the ultimate mobile application

Heavy Chef recently invited Jacques Oberholzer, co-founder of international UI / UX design agency, Now Boarding, to unpack how one goes about creating the ultimate mobile application...

By Juanita Pienaar 31 Oct 2018

Pragmattica appointed as d6 Group's digital media partner
Pragmattica appointed as d6 Group's digital media partner

Pragmattica, an independent consulting company focused on commercial monetisation strategies for digital media companies, has acquired a one-year contract with d6 Group...

Issued by Pragmattica 29 Oct 2018

App permissions can be used to exploit your data
App permissions can be used to exploit your data

Every time an application is installed on a device, the user is asked to allow that app certain permissions...

By Simon Campbell-Young 26 Oct 2018

Why the Khashoggi murder mystery has dominated news headlines
Why the Khashoggi murder mystery has dominated news headlines

With fake news at an all-time high and trust in the media at an all-time low, the Khashoggi murder case highlights the role of the media as the fourth estate, as killing the journalist does not necessarily mean you've killed the story...

By Leigh Andrews 25 Oct 2018

Corporate content should be part of your DNA
Corporate content should be part of your DNA

On the cusp of exciting and fruitful pan-African networking and trade, the time to make use of an unbiased B2B media showcase for all Africa's dynamic, entrepreneurial business communities is now...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 24 Oct 2018

BMi Research launches online print promo ad tracker with full mobi capability
BMi Research launches online print promo ad tracker with full mobi capability

BMi Research has once again demonstrated it has its finger firmly on the pulse of research trends with a new, user-friendly online dashboard...

Issued by BMi Research 23 Oct 2018

Waspa boosts compliance department with new appointment
Waspa boosts compliance department with new appointment

South Africa's Wireless Application Service Providers' Association (Waspa) has secured the services of a dedicated compliance manager to oversee the department...

23 Oct 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

What's fuelling our addiction to the smartphone?
What's fuelling our addiction to the smartphone?

Last year was a turning point in the mobile industry in South Africa as the smartphone emerged as the most popular communication device for consumers...

By Dean Prinsloo 22 Oct 2018

Winners image supplied. Left to right: 2018 Galliova Awards winners – Abigail Donnelly (Broiler Champion), Liezl Vermeulen (Up-and-Coming Food Writer), Salomé Delport (Health Writer), and Margie Els-Burger (Egg Champion). 2018 Galliova Food Writer Justine Kiggen (absent).
SA-flavoured styling and writing shines at the 2018 Galliova Awards

There was a strong message to buy local at the 29th edition of the Galliova Awards for outstanding food and health writing...

By Leigh Andrews 22 Oct 2018

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Put truth first in news reporting and information-sharing in general

Media outlets are clearing their throats, pulling up their socks and clarifying their editorial policies following the 'Sunday Times fake news fallout'. Here's what you can do, even if you're not affiliated with mainstream media...

By Leigh Andrews 18 Oct 2018

Arthur in his happy place: Midtown Comics in New York City.
#BehindtheSelfie with... Arthur Goldstuck

This week, we got behind the selfie with Arthur Goldstuck. He is MD of World Wide Worx, editor-in-chief of Gadget, and is sharing his annual research announcements at last week's Social Media Landscape Briefings 2019 in Sandton and Cape Town...

By Leigh Andrews 17 Oct 2018

Cyber-espionage group uses popular messenger's brand for targeted attacks
Cyber-espionage group uses popular messenger's brand for targeted attacks

Kaspersky Lab researchers have discovered a wave of cyber-espionage targeted attacks aimed at Central Asian diplomatic organisations...

16 Oct 2018

Distributor app enters market
Distributor app enters market

2018 has been an exciting year for the ConnectGroup - the digital division of MegaVision Media...

Issued by MegaVision Media 16 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

International speakers join local leaders at MMA SA's Accelerate Forum
International speakers join local leaders at MMA SA's Accelerate Forum

South Africa's Mobile Marketing Association (MMA SA) has announced its heavyweight line-up of speakers for its upcoming Accelerate conference...

Issued by Mobile Marketing Association 12 Oct 2018

Red Cherry Interactive and Tru-Cape make MTN App of the Year Awards shortlist
Red Cherry Interactive and Tru-Cape make MTN App of the Year Awards shortlist

Red Cherry, along with Tru-Cape Fruit Marketing and Big Brave, has made the shortlist for the 2018 MTN App of the Year awards...

Issued by Red Cherry Interactive 11 Oct 2018

Blurred media lines
Blurred media lines

I remember growing up on the dusty streets of the Vaal as a radio addict who used to love listening to Radio Bop...

By Victor Koaho 11 Oct 2018

Basic cyber hygiene practices that go a long way
Basic cyber hygiene practices that go a long way

As mobile computing - especially using personal devices - becomes more common, the potential for network compromise is increasing...

By Doros Hadjizenonos 9 Oct 2018

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