Google's Skype rival not yet fully ready for SA

2016-08-16 10:31

Google has officially launched its latest video-calling app Duo, leaving some South Africans scratching their heads over whether they can download the app.

Xander apps encourages learning with local language

2016-07-18 21:38

These educational apps are cute, will keep your kids entertained and are available in 6 South African languages.

WeChat eyes a slice of SA’s e-commerce pie

2016-07-11 11:50

Messaging app WeChat is heavily focused on the take-up of its wallet technology in South Africa this year, says the app's head of Africa Brett Loubser.

Earthquake warning: New app to identify tremors early

2016-02-14 10:39

A new smartphone app has the potential to create a worldwide mobile seismic network to warn users of quakes.

8 incredibly useful apps for parents

2016-02-03 12:19

Popular apps to help make life easier for moms and dads.

Holiday apps to have on your phone

2015-12-18 08:18

finweek selected a number of easy-to-use apps that you should have on your phone during the holidays.

‘EskomSePush’ app wins award

2015-08-14 17:13

The winners of the MTN Business App of the Year awards have been announced in Johannesburg.

Wildlife app can help endangered species

2015-08-03 18:10

US wildlife officials want smartphone-owning outdoor lovers to use an app to report any endangered species they see in the wilderness.

App store is the new Google, says Naspers CEO

2015-07-01 11:42

In a world where the smart phone is becoming king, the app store is becoming key to success for an e-commerce business, according to Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk.

India's booming taxi-app firms face problems

2015-06-15 19:26

India's ultra-competitive app-based taxi-hailing market has quickly become a multi-billion-dollar industry, but several problems threaten to halt the industry.


Apps galore for Africa’s basic feature phones

2016-07-27 15:54

Africa’s startups are seizing an opportunity they say Google and Apple have missed - making apps for non-smartphones.

Messaging app wars take new turn with Line IPO

2016-07-14 11:17

Will billion-dollar listing - the biggest tech IPO of the year - help fend off rivals in Asia and beyond?

Cashless parking app to replace parking tickets?

2016-04-05 13:30

KaChing, a ticketless parking app, uses licence plate recognition technology to open the boom when users arrive at, and exit, a parking lot.

How to make friends without influencing people

2016-02-03 14:00

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App usage soars as smartphones take hold

2016-01-05 16:46

A survey has found that global app usage on mobile devices jumped 58% last year, cooling slightly from 76% growth in 2014.

Make education fun with My Fun Farm

2015-08-20 14:34

Kids can now access and enjoy educational material without having to be online.

5 apps that could change the way you drive

2015-08-04 08:50

Need to find parking in a city centre? Worried whether your teen is using a cellphone behind the wheel? We list five great apps that could change the way you drive.

App for job seekers

2015-07-13 10:14

KWAZULU-NATAL software developers have created an app to help with the aim of alleviateing South Africa’s unemployment woes.

Toyota toy cars go virtual with new app

2015-06-23 10:21

Toyota is making it possible to step into the world of toy cars with its Camatte Vision, an interactive experience for families.

Google’s ‘YouTube Kids’ launched for children

2015-02-24 10:42

New app makes it safer and easier for children to find videos online.

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