SA high school prodigy's game tops Apple app charts

2018-06-11 17:19

The 16-year-old game developer from Johannesburg released his game Torus to 100 000 downloads in its first day.

Complicit in a new exploitation

2017-02-08 13:24

Is technology encouraging us yet again to ride roughshod over our humanity?

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.

50 best apps to track everything in your life

2015-04-28 10:57

Track your travelling miles, monitor your finances and even count your calories. These are some of the ridiculously cool and purposeful apps you need to download ASAP.

WATCH: This guy turned drinking with his buddies into a $650m business

When Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley developed an app to help him meet his friends at bars, he had no idea that it would eventually reach over 50 million users every month.

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New app that helps the blind see

2014-09-21 12:20

A new app that allows blind people to listen to an audio readback of printed text is receiving rave reviews and is being heralded as a life-changer by many.

Mobile app increases video accessibility

Cinemo, a new phone application on the Mxit platform, allows users to stream videos cheaply on low-end mobile phones. Watch this video to find out more.

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Tired dad invents nap-app

2012-01-09 10:49

Phone app created by father of twins helps babies fall asleep.


Substance abuse? There's an app for that

2017-09-19 13:07

Apps are being used for the treatment of more and more conditions – and substance abuse is the latest on the list.

Go after your dream, encourages KZN app developer

2017-01-16 19:02

A KwaZulu-Natal entrepreneur who wants to make learning easier for pupils is doing just that in an unlikely manner - through an app.

Mobile apps flaw puts 'billions' of records at risk

2015-06-17 16:17

Security researchers have uncovered a flaw in the way thousands of popular mobile applications store data online, leaving users vulnerable.

Why the “My Idol” app is your new favourite creepy obsession

2015-04-23 11:08

Have you ever wanted to be an animated pole dancer? Or maybe you just want to belt out Frozen’s Let It Go.

Can Uber and its ride-sharing app rule the world?

2015-01-08 16:08

The global groundswell against Uber is, on its face, a futile fight because Uber has a huge war chest it can use to beat back legal challenges around the world.

An app within an app

2014-08-22 11:16

A Cape Town company has created a platform for developers to easily develop and manage accounts on WeChat, taking out the hassle most app developers experience.

Tap into free go! travel app

2013-02-19 14:03

Have you tried the interactive, map-based resource for local and international visitors travelling in South Africa yet?

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