• Google unveils WhatsApp competitor

    Google has unveiled a new messaging app which is set to compete against the likes of WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. The app is called Allo, and will be available in the coming months for free on Android and iOS. What sets Allo apart is that it will feature a built-in Google assistant. This will let […]

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  • Earpiece will translate your conversations in real-time

    Earpiece will translate your conversations in real-time! Set to launch this autumn, the Pilot earpiece by Waverly Labs allows two people to communicate using two completely different languages and still clearly understand each other. Working much like the Babel Fish from ‘The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy,’ the Pilot can translate live speech. So, if you have […]

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  • BBC Food website is closing down

    BBC Food website is closing down – here’s how to make sure you don’t lose all your favourite recipes The BBC may be archiving thousands of its beloved recipes, but fear not! There is still a way to get hold of them online The BBC announced today that is closing its Food website, as part […]

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  • Twitter to Stop Counting Photos and Links

    Twitter to Stop Counting Photos and Links in 140-Character Limit Twitter Inc. is making a major shift in how it counts characters in Tweets, giving users more freedom to compose longer messages. The social media company will soon stop counting photos and links as part of its 140-character limit for messages, according to a person […]

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  • What is SEO? What you need to rank higher for ecommerce

    Definition: Search Engine Optimization (SEO) describes the tactical and strategic efforts to maximize a website’s placement in search engine results. SEO depends on (among other factors): on-page HTML structure, website architecture, page content and keyword usage, inbound links, and a domain’s collective content. SEO is consistently a major driver of growth and customer acquisition for […]

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  • HOW TO MANUFACTURE DESIRE

    Type the name of almost any successful consumer web company into your search bar and add the word “addict.” Go ahead, I’ll wait. Try “Facebook addict” or “Twitter addict” or even “Pinterest addict” and you’ll get a slew of results from hooked users and observers deriding the addictive properties of these websites. How can these […]

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  • VACANCY – Senior Website Developer

    Central Media Group based in Bloemfontein has the following exciting opportunity available: JOB TITLE: Senior Website Developer EDUCATION: Three year tertiary qualification in IT/ Relevant tertiary qualification EXPERIENCE: Have at least 2 years’ experience as a Website Developer BRIEF JOB DESRCIPTION: • Develop high-end online solutions • Maintenance and support • Plan, design, develop and […]

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  • H2O – Help to Others

    South Africa’s worst drought in three decades has left the country’s bread basket empty. While most feel helpless and overwhelmed, you can make a contribution. Central South Africa, it’s time to unite in aid of drought relief with H2O – Help to Others. From 18 to 25 February 2016, take your 5-litre water donation to: […]

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  • Netflix versus ShowMax

    Which video streaming service should you hand over your hard-earned money to? Netflix recently launched in South Africa as part of the service’s expansion to 130 new countries. In SA, the streaming giant is up against smaller services like ShowMax, OntapTV, VU, and Vidi. One would assume that an established player like Netflix would blow the local offerings out […]

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