To access all the apps that the Apple iTunes store has to offer from outside the US, you’ll have to purchase vouchers online. Before you can do this you need to create a US iTunes account. For step-by step instructions to create your account click here. iTunes vouchers are a replacement […]
With over 90, 000 apps available for the iPad and over 425, 000 for the iPhone, the iTunes store provides almost any app you can possibly think of. The catch is, that in order to acces all of these awesome apps you need to be living in the […]
I sometimes find myself completely numb when young South African developers and entrepreneurs talk about how their next project will be a web app or iPad app thing. Have we all completely lost the plot?
Red Bull MOBILE is an innovative mobile offering that was launched in February this year. Powered by Cell C‘s new HSPA+ network it gives uses access to premium Red Bull content. Red Bull is a fantastic match for the Cell C brand as it is not only the world leader […]
Just as I posted on LivingSocial.com coming into South Africa, we now have Facebook Deals making its entrance. If anyone thought the social buying landscape was going to be shaken up by Groupon, it seems it is only now becoming of age.
Count us fooled. A few days ago Facebook did a seamingly normal little update to its iPhone app – only to have Techcrunch figure out that it contains the secret iPad version of the Facebook app. A while back Mark Zuckerburg said they will not build an iPad app, because it is not a “mobile device”. Despite recent mumblings of Facebook switching its focus to HTML5 only development (Project Spartan), it looks the FB developers have indeed been very busy with a great looking new Facebook for iPad app.
Working as a Creative at Etiket provides some opportunities to deploy technology in innovative ways. As part of a campaign that we are running for The Bang Bang Club film, we were given an interview slot with some of the cast and crew from the film and I came up with the idea to livestream our interview questions from my iPhone. Indigenous Film Distribution approved the concept and we conducted a few proof of concept tests.
In the wake of the big tech news story this week (Skype powered video chat on Facebook), one has to ask is VOIP still relevant?
Early in December 2009 Google announced the launch of their visual search app called Google Goggles [pictured above]. At the time the app was available only on phones using the Android OS, however around October 2010 Google Goggles eventually made its debut on the iPhone.
So why the fuss?
There are a number of great lessons we can learn from Steve Jobs, but this week (at the WWDC 2011 conference) he has left us with arguably one of the most valuable: Do not build on rented land. A number of startups this week are sitting around looking at one another and […]