Uber stays on London streets until at least April on appeal

2017-12-11 16:18

Uber Technologies Inc.’s London fate won’t be decided until mid-way through 2018 after a judge said that she will schedule an appeal hearing in either April or June, meaning the company can operate in its busiest European market until then.

Panic button app Namola goes national

2017-11-10 21:00

An Uber-like South African safety and security app - Namola - has gone national.

Gutsy app makes dining out in the Mother City a snap

2017-10-05 16:01

Instead of going through the hassle of phoning restaurants to book a table, Capetonian foodies can now turn to Feastfox to find out, in real time, which venues have tables available.

This app will help you find someone to have a baby with

2017-09-11 13:17

This app helps you find someone to procreate with.

You could soon see who likes you on Tinder even before swiping right

2017-09-06 20:10

The dynamic of the world’s most popular dating app Tinder could change if the service allows people to see who likes them, even before they swipe right.

Cape Town start-up sees R2.3m boost from Silicon Valley

2017-08-27 11:29

Feastfox, a spontaneous restaurant booking app, has secured R2.3m in angel fundraising from Silicon Valley-based firms.

Diabetes info app launched

2017-08-13 06:00

The CDE has launched its club app to provide people who have diabetes with valuable information on managing the condition and tools to track their progress.

Mr D Food orders shift from phone to app

2017-08-06 06:00

Up until 2016, 80% of orders were over the phone, but now 95% of Mr D Food orders are received through the app, which has been downloaded over 200 000 times in the past six months.

Pick n Pay's animal education app takes on European markets

2017-07-29 09:00

Following the success of an app by Cape Town start-up Super Monster created for local retailer Pick n Pay, the company has now taken on the European market.

Uber could look different on SA’s roads in the future

2017-07-28 07:40

Both metered and e-hailing vehicles must be marked clearly on the roads, Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi has said.


Apple to buy music recognising app Shazam - report

2017-12-10 13:48

Apple is in talks to buy the popular song recognition app Shazam as the tech giant tries to compete with streaming leader Spotify, TechCrunch reports.

Pick n Pay launches new website for easier online shopping

2017-10-06 13:35

Retailer Pick n Pay has launched its new revamped website designed to work alongside its recently relaunched mobile app.

Turning fintech start-ups into formidable businesses

2017-09-21 15:47

LaunchLab, a business incubation programme run by Nedbank and Stellenbosch University, helps entrepreneurs to connect with experts who provide invaluable insights for their new ventures.

Top music education apps to help your kid to tune in

2017-09-07 10:35

Parent24's round-up of great music apps, from fun games to introduce preschoolers to the elements of music to helping older children to ace their music exams and professional musicians to up their aural skills.

This app will help you find someone to have a baby with

2017-09-06 14:57

This app helps you find someone to procreate with.

Discovery Insure, Avis launch SafeDrive: Keeping drivers safe while using technology

2017-08-14 09:47

Avis Rent a Car has partnered with Discovery Insure to launch Avis SafeDrive, the smartphone app designed to reward Avis rental customers for safe driving.

Uber now allows drivers to choose payment method

2017-08-10 18:59

Uber has introduced a new, pilot cash indicator feature in South Africa which will allow drivers to choose the method of how they will be paid.

Your partner could be cheating on you if they have one of these apps

2017-07-31 11:17

Apps are making cheating on one's partner more discreet and there are several available which allow a user to maintain an affair. Here are a few of them.

Uber taxi war nears tipping point as stakeholders meet

2017-07-28 13:50

The Ministry of Transport has met with various industry stakeholders as the feud between ehailing service Uber and metered taxi owners nears a tipping point.

Latest coding app is a hacker's dream

2017-07-18 11:00

The dominant way to code apps today helps software run more efficiently, saving companies money - but it also gives hackers lots of new ways to steal people’s information.

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