Got ADHD? There’s an app for that!

2017-04-21 14:47

As technology gets smarter, so do the apps available to us. Here are four that will help you remain focused when your ADHD is doing the opposite.

Get an Edge in the digital age

2017-01-23 06:01

News24 has launched a new app specifically designed to help filter the news to your interests, so that consuming information will become tailored, streamlined and simpler.

Appropriate apps for kids

2016-12-11 06:03

Get tech fit by choosing apps that are beneficial for your children and discarding the useless ones, writes Craig Blewett

Bringing high-performance telecoms to SA’s remote locations

2016-11-17 13:17

Kliq Holdings provides high-speed internet connections to customers in far-flung regions through its wireless network. We spoke to one of the company’s founders, Erik Oosthuizen.

Pay with your phone using your fingerprint ID

2016-10-16 07:25

As financial fraud continues to be a threat, South African banks are responding by moving into an era where your plastic bank card will no longer be used directly.

Food service apps: UberEATS vs Mr D

2016-10-09 08:30

A comparison between two newly launched food apps.

Kim Kardashian game-maker among Tencent’s losing investments

2016-08-29 09:06

The game based on the reality TV star’s life just can’t keep up.

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?


Move over, Tinder: Finding love in a time of hate

2017-04-04 11:50

It started out as a joke as part of a comedy sketch, and ended up being a widely-used dating app built on the hatred people share for certain things.

Personal insurance gets a revamp

2017-01-24 13:23

Traditionally, signing up for and claiming from insurance is about as pleasurable as going to the dentist. But Sanlam is hoping to change that with its app that allows for cover on demand.

APP FOR THAT: Back to school? Try Break Thru

2017-01-22 08:51

Break Thru is an exciting new app connecting South African learners with qualified tutors.

Rise of the tech-driven talent matchmakers

2016-12-08 11:01

On-demand matchmakers are looking at new ways to harness technology in order to match professional skills with corporate or individual buyers.

Free career guidance app aims to close the gap

2016-11-15 06:00

An entrepreneur who believes in the power of education to uplift individuals and communities, has develops a local solution to guide learners on their career path.

Domestic labour’s digital transition

2016-10-09 08:49

Home cleaning services are disrupting the conventional Madam and Eve set-up as two apps continue to empower workers.

Smartphone users drowning under ‘app overload’

2016-09-28 07:11

Abandonment rates for smartphone apps are surging as users simply have too much choice, says an analyst from technology research firm Gartner.

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.

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