MTN SA CEO bets on Ayoba to rival WhatsApp
Ayoba has a fair chance in Africa, as not all people use WhatsApp across MTN’s markets, says Charles Molapisi.
Meta Q2 revenue drops as profit continues to shrink
In a first, Facebook’s parent company records revenue decline, with profit diminishing for third consecutive quarter.
Cape Town adds WhatsApp to support customers
The city’s residents can now log water-related queries and request assistance via the popular messaging service.
Online shopping captures SA’s kasi economy
Township consumers lean into e-commerce, which shows exponential growth in the first half of this year.
WhatsApp bot bolsters early childhood development
SmartStart’s WhatsApp chatbot will include parental support, as developers chart the digital tool’s next phase.
Mobile marketing strategies for small businesses
With the amount of time people spend on their phones, a golden opportunity has risen to streamline marketing and communication strategies, says Cellfind.
GovChat does not sell citizens' personal data, says CEO
The citizen engagement platform allays personal data fears, saying it complies with all data privacy laws.
Victory over Facebook came at massive cost, says GovChat
The two-year legal battle, described as a “David vs Goliath” saga, was financially and emotionally taxing, says GovChat founder Eldrid Jordaan.
HR start-up SmartWage bags $2m in funding
The firm raises R29 million seed funding, which will be used to expand its product and technology team.
Facebook prosecution ‘sets precedent’ for SA start-ups
GovChat welcomes SA’s move to prosecute Meta and its subsidiaries, Facebook and WhatsApp.
Facebook vows to defend WhatsApp ‘abuse’ by GovChat
GovChat has repeatedly refused to comply with its policies to protect citizens’ information, says Facebook.