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Users soon able to auto delete their Google data

By Staff Writer 3 May 2019

If you’re a bit concerned about the amount of data Google has on you, especially how it uses your location to track you, well you should be. FULL STORY >

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Geolocation marketing – crafting a symbiotic relationship with your customer

By Press Release 5 March 2018

While mobile is increasingly becoming the channel of choice for brand engagement, many brands have invested heavily in apps which are not delivering real return on investment. Johan Walters, head of NMPi Labs,... FULL STORY >

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How CIOs should understand digital dislocation and why the cloud is the answer

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 18 November 2016

Following their collaborative report on digital dislocation with Cisco, we spoke to BT's MD for sub-Saharan Africa, Oliver Fortuin, on why CIOs should be turning to the cloud to solve this growing issue. FULL STORY >

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Integr8: Empowering digital firms with advanced managed hosted solutions

By Press Release 29 February 2016

Integr8 has developed a suite of solutions to support companies with the right technology towards positioning themselves powerfully within the digital space. With cloud-based infrastructure to allow flexibility and... FULL STORY >

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TomTom shows support for small business by partnering with the National Small Business Chamber

By Staff Writer 4 March 2015

TomTom Africa is proud to announce that it has partnered with the National Small Business Chamber (NSBC) to supply approximately 75 000 members with location services, including an Address Validation... FULL STORY >

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Location Based Services expected to thrive

By Ryan Noik 5 February 2013

Location Based Services is expected to become a growing and potentially very lucrative arena in its own right in the years ahead. FULL STORY >

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Simplifying navigation via Waytags

By Hanleigh Daniels 4 December 2012

Local location firm Waytag partners with mapping and location giant TomTom to make an innovative new location technology available to users. FULL STORY >

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Nokia introduces HERE location and mapping service

By Hanleigh Daniels 14 November 2012

Nokia announces its new location and mapping service, dubbed HERE, for new platforms such as iOS and Android. FULL STORY >

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Gartner - Three mobile services to keep an eye on

By Staff Writer 11 October 2012

Mobile social networks, mobile applications stores and location-based services will be three of the highest value mobile services to reach widespread adoption in the next two years according to Gartner. FULL STORY >

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Foursquare reaches 20 million users, two billion check-ins

By Hanleigh Daniels 17 April 2012

The location-centric service Foursquare crosses the two billion mark in check-ins, thanks to its twenty million plus users. FULL STORY >

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Foursquare launches Lists

By Ryan Noik 16 August 2011

Foursquare is the latest social media site to launch a new feature, which aims to enable users to more effectively create lists of their favourite places. FULL STORY >

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Apple updates iOS as a response to location tracking issue

By Hanleigh Daniels 5 May 2011

The iPhone and iPod maker Apple makes a iOS update available to users of its devices in response to the location tracking saga. FULL STORY >

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Facebook Places enables live location sharing

By Johan Keyter 19 August 2010

Facebook yesterday announced a new application that will allow users to instantly share their current locations with their friends. FULL STORY >

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MTN Compass service announced

By Hanleigh Daniels 24 May 2010

MTN has introduced a new location-based service that will guide users to the nearest selected point of interest. FULL STORY >

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Location aware Twitter

By Thomas McKinnon 21 August 2009

Geolocation functionality will be made available on the Twitter platform in the near future which means that tweets can then be geo-tagged. FULL STORY >

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