Pokémon trading has finally come to Pokémon Go — but there's a huge catch, and players are frustrated

2018-06-22 15:37

The bad news: You have to be a certain level — at least for now.

Beware: 250 Android gaming apps track what you watch on TV

2018-01-03 09:44

At least 250 games from the Google Play Store are using Android smartphone microphones to track users’ TV habits.

Too lazy to cook today? Have one of these 14 SA food apps and sites at your fingertips

2017-04-07 16:05

Order from the comfort of your home, or get ingredients delivered straight to your door!

22seven founders look to new horizons

2017-03-23 17:56

Old Mutual to make 22seven part of its in-house digital strategy. Founder of the budgeting and investing app Christo Davel shares on future plans.

Here's Tinder for the rich and famous and you're not invited

2017-03-09 07:10

Popular dating service Tinder has released a secret version of its app which only celebrities, rich and popular people have access to.

Barclays signs deals with SA startups

2016-06-30 19:45

Banking giant Barclays has concluded new proof of concept agreements with South African startups as the bank drives local innovation partnerships.

M4JAM micro-jobbing platform to make a comeback

2016-06-10 10:20

Micro-jobbing platform M4JAM may be making a comeback after an acquisition by Informal Solution Providers.

Jobs app 'Giraffe' launches in Cape Town, Durban

2016-06-02 15:52

Local employment startup Giraffe has launched operations in Cape Town and Durban following its initial Gauteng launch.

How to stop smartphone data drain

2016-05-25 08:09

Mobile applications secretly running in the background of your phone cause South Africans to complain about disappearing data, says an industry association.

Metered taxi drivers: 'We don't want Uber in SA'

2016-05-17 09:17

South African metred-taxi drivers have clashed with their Uber rivals in Johannesburg.


The number of messages sent via WhatsApp each day has tripled since Facebook bought it four years ago

2018-05-09 10:30

WhatsApp wasn't widely considered a sound investment by Facebook, which had a messaging platform of its own and more than twice the number of monthly active users, but its growth in the years since says otherwise.

FNB announces zero data fees on mobile app

2017-07-02 16:15

Financial services provider FNB has become the latest bank to offer free banking by scrapping data costs on its mobile app.

Here's how to bank on mobile safely

2017-03-30 07:48

A recent spike in mobile banking viruses has prompted South African banks to alert customers about safety when banking on mobile.

Kaapstad to Kolkata: Uber user racks up massive bill

2017-03-10 06:02

A Cape Town Uber user was recently shocked to find his account had been drained by the cab-hailing service, which debited him over R3 000 for an 8 250km trip to India.

FNB brings fingerprint verification to mobile app

2016-10-05 16:51

Through its new app, FNB has found more use from smartphone fingerprint scanners than just unlocking a device.

'Life-saving' emergency app launches in SA

2016-06-29 11:37

A new application designed to record vital information if you’re caught in an emergency has launched in South Africa.

Uber goes green in Cape Town

2016-06-10 08:19

Ride-sharing company Uber has announced a limited promotion of UberGreen in Cape Town.

Here's how much money SA Airbnb hosts earn

2016-06-01 11:30

Internet travel booking service Airbnb has revealed how South Africans are using the tool to make extra money.

No data no problem, says Absa

2016-05-20 09:18

Absa Bank customers will no longer have to ensure that they have an active data bundle to transact via the online application, the bank has announced.

SA tech skills set for boost

2016-05-08 08:07

IT skills in South Africa are set for a boost with the graduation of the first batch of coding students from WeThinkCode_.

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