Apps
Friday

Apps aim to match clients with beauty salons

Former IT director Thuli Hlongwane hopes the Prim-U and Primlancer apps will create more entrepreneurs and more jobs.

Local health app wins the Afric@Tech challenge

Vula Mobile walked away with first prize at the Sanofi Afric@Tech challenge held in France.

New app tracks bonds registered at Deeds Office

Thursday

It aggregates bond registration data to give the client a full picture of the progress of their property registration.

Emergency app turns phone into panic button

Wednesday

Locally-developed iER allows users to send GPS co-ordinates to their loved ones, as well as emergency services.

Chatbots part of the conversation in insurance industry

Tuesday

Traditional insurers are now exploring the potential of bots to offer customers a better user experience.

Eat Out introduces restaurant review app

Tuesday

The app has been developed to find restaurants nearby using geolocation technology.

e4 debuts BondTracker

The mobile business app is designed to facilitate efficiency in tracking and communicating progress when registering a property.

Attend Microsoft's Mobile DevOps Cloud Workshop on 19 June

Microsoft is running an exclusive Mobile DevOps Cloud Workshop for mobile development teams on 19 June in Bryanston, Johannesburg.

Vodacom opts for Android Go on its devices

7 Jun

The telco introduces two low-cost smartphones that come standard with Android Go (Go Edition) and free data for Google Go apps.

Putting ConnectKey apps to work

With ConnectKey-enabled desktop printers and MFPs, Xerox has unleashed the power of apps in the workplace, says Allison Zimmer, channel and SMB marketing specialist, Commercial Excellence at Xerox. [Local rep: Bytes Document Solutions]

New app to make Airbnb process smoother

6 Jun

OPEN, a new local access management app, lets Airbnb hosts give their guests access to the rental without keys, remotely.

Apple upgrades focus on speed, parental controls

5 Jun

New software upgrades let older iPhones run faster, help parents limit children's screen time and make Siri work more like a rival feature from Amazon.

Home-grown taxi app to rival Uber, Taxify

4 Jun

The Hailer transport app prepares to make its debut, bringing more competition to SA's already hotly contested e-hailing and cab services market.