Jul 15, 2016

Cell C introduces emergency services app

Cellfind and Cell C partner to deliver a mobile application that allows subscribers access to emergency services.


TeleCommunication Systems, Cellfind partner

TeleCommunication will combine its strength in developing and implementing location-based services technology with Cellfind's strength in developing location apps.

Nov 5, 2013

CellFind to appeal suspension ruling

The provider will be suspended if found guilty of sending spam again in the next few months.


LBS market set to boom

Labelled by many technology futurists as the 'next digital frontier', location-based services are starting to have an impact on various industries with wide-ranging applications.

Aug 8, 2013

Waspa fines 'serial' offender

The consumer protection body warns that a repeat offence from CellFind could see the issue being referred to authorities for criminal sanctions.

Jun 20, 2013

Marketing keeps SMS alive

Despite widespread revenue decline, SMS has a long life ahead of it in the world of application-to-person services.

May 3, 2013

SA must heed mobile threats

Subdued awareness makes businesses vulnerable to mobile security threats, amid a landscape of mobile device theft and a spike in malware.

Apr 22, 2013

Wasps powerless to stop spam

The absence of a national opt-out database means steps taken by wireless application service providers to stop unwanted messages are fruitless.

Apr 19, 2013

Vodacom bids for SMS interconnect

The operator proposes a fee of 11c for A2P SMS traffic following a change in the way commercial SMSes are sent.

May 23, 2012

Cellphones to the rescue

A new mobile service turns cellphones into panic buttons that connect directly to ER24 in the event of an emergency.


IDMe brings ER24 straight to cellphones

The service is powered by technology from Cellfind, a subsidiary of Blue Label Telecoms.


A steep learning curve

It takes a certain kind of character to do what Alan Knott-Craig Jr has done. He turned his back on business to save his marriage, then entered the fray again in a bid to better SA.

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