Social Media
4 Sep

Clash of the tech titans in India

Google retains only a slight lead over Facebook in the competition for digital ad dollars in the crucial India market.


Three benefits of digitising recruitment

Employers around the world are incorporating digital solutions into their hiring strategies, says MCI.

31 Aug

Managed services has Ad Dynamo all atwitter

Ad Dynamo partnered with Adept for the managed services requirements of its company.

29 Aug

Instagram adds safety features to combat fake accounts

The picture-sharing network will add a detailed 'about' section for each profile, a place to apply for verification, and two-factor authentication.

29 Aug

Trump accuses Google of search bias

US president Donald Trump alleges Google's search engine promotes negative news articles and hides "fair media" coverage of him.

Aug 16, 2018

Smartphone time guzzles up one full day a week

BankMyCell finds smartphone owners use their devices for nearly three hours a day.


Mobile and social tech improves shopping experience

Mobile apps are a dominant sales channel for local and international retailers, says Kerry Hope, business development manager at Magic Software SA.

Aug 13, 2018

WhatsApp flaw used to spread scams

Researchers discover a flaw in WhatsApp that allows hackers to intercept and manipulate messages.


The opposite of the norm on social media

Making mistakes fast is the point: if social media campaigns aren't resulting in brand building or leads, they're a waste of time, says Sharon Peche, marketing communications manager at Kyocera Document Solutions SA.

Aug 13, 2018

Tesla's slow disclosure raises governance concerns

The handling of CEO Elon Musk's proposal to take Tesla private and its failure to promptly file a formal disclosure is a corporate governance lapse.


Government department warns about fake jobs ad

The Department of Water and Sanitation advises job-seekers to ignore recruitment notices on social media purporting to come from the department.