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    Group buying in Africa

    Group Buying in Kenya

    With all the fuss over Groupon’s dubious IPO, there has not been much other news in the public eye in the group buying industry. In South Africa, things have been growing steadily and the arena is going to arch a peak this year and Adam Smith’s little invisible economic hand […]

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    eTRAVELi acquires Travelstart’s Nordic operations

    This just in – Internet marketer and entrepreneur Randolf Jorberg just blogged the news that eTRAVELi has acquired Cape Town based Travelstart’s Nordic operations ““ this adds just another success story to serial entrepreneur Stephan Ekberghs list of achievements. Travelstart is a South African company and generated sales of approximately […]

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    Twitter’s new office – photos

    Twitter is one of the internet’s hottest startups at the moment and with any internet business you need flashy creative offices to retrain and inspire top talent. Twitter’s new space, which was previously Bebo‘s SF office, is right around the corner from their old one. A few members of the […]

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    Office Photos – RSAWEB

    We recently visited the Cape Town offices of local web hosting and data centre services company RSAWEB, located in the Cape Town CDB just a stone’s throw from Parliament and the Company Gardens. Inside, the office consists of 2 floors, connected by a spacious skylit atrium at it’s center. The […]

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    MSNBC Acquires EveryBlock

    MSNBC, the joint venture between Microsoft and NBC, has acquired the Chicago based hyper-local information site EveryBlock in a several million dollar deal. The two year-old experiment in hyper-local news is available in 15 cities (New York, San Francisco, and Seattle to name a few) deeply covers local communities with […]

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    Naspers buys R 156-million Polish portal

    Naspers, the largest media company in Africa and owner of popular South African portal 24.com, is offering USD 19.3-million for 100% of the Polish Internet portal Bankier.pl. Bankier.pl offers financial news, market analysis and comparison-shopping information of financial products. According to Corporate Information, Bankier.pl derives its profits mostly from on-line […]

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