Apps to the rescue as Eskom blackouts bite

2015-01-22 10:04

As the spectre of Eskom’s rolling blackouts haunts South Africans, a number of local developers have built applications to alert users of when the load-shedding schedule will hit.

On the Google Play Store, Agriwiki has a load shedding scheduling application that also aggregates the tweets from the power utility so that users will be informed of planned blackouts.

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