Author: Lawrence Jugmohan

FNB Connect slashes data bundle prices

FNB Connect has repriced its data bundles in an effort to provide cost-effective solutions to customers. As of 19 March 2018, FNB Connect subscribers will receive a savings of between 10% and 30% on a once off data bundle purchase for prepaid, postpaid top-up and flexi top-up packages. “This is part of our long-term commitment to minimise the burden of high data costs for our customers. We believe that this timely cost-savings will help customers save while making sure every rand goes a long way,” says Shadrack Palmer, Chief Commercial Officer at FNB Connect. FNB Connect’s latest announcement shows a...

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Reimagine The Future With Samsung’s New Flagship Device

Winner of the ‘Best New Connected Device’ at the annual Global Mobile Awards, Samsung’s S9 and S9+ devices are now available in stores.  Additionally, the reviews are in from all over the world and the word is that Samsung’s S9 and S9+ lives up to all the anticipation. Craige Fleisher, Vice President of Integrated Mobility Samsung South Africa, says, “The S9 is an incredible piece of technological innovation that will absolutely change the way people use their smartphones. We know the world is ready to move into a fully smart and connected world.” The camera reimagined has been Samsung’s rally...

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South Africa joins global artificial intelligence community

Global non-profit organisation City.AI welcomes South Africa as a new member of its City.AI community. The NPO gathers artificial intelligence (AI) practitioners on a quarterly basis across 40+ cities to share challenges and lessons in applied AI. The first Cape Town City.AI event will take place on 27 March 2018 between 18:00- 21:00 at 22seven in Hout Street, Cape Town City Centre. The event tickets are priced in Euros and will cost approximately €2- €4 (between R30 and R50), however tickets can be bought at the door. The Cape Town City.AI panel includes David Anderson , Lethabo Motswaledi ,...

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Time, comfort, and connection: The root of future devices

The use of technology in modern life is evolving at an ever-increasing pace, and South Africa is catching up. Late last year, Google’s 2017 Connected Consumer Study revealed that 60 percent of South Africans now use a smartphone. In 2014, this number was just 47 percent. This evolution is presenting new possibilities, pushing new behaviours, and expanding what we all expect from technology. Yet, in the midst of accelerating technological change, we are also seeing users tend towards solutions that simplify and streamline. In this respect, technological advances are enabling computing experiences to become better integrated into our lives....

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DDD’s @Heimeshoff aboard for DevConf 2018!

German trainer, coach and software developer Marco Heimeshoff, of Germany’s Domain Driven Design (DDD) community renown, is set to be the keynote speaker at this year’s South African DevConf. Heimeshoff co-organises Germany’s first DDD conference (, founded the German DDD community in 2013 and is an active member of the German software craftsmanship movement. He will kick off this year’s South African developer’s conference with a talk on why software development is not about software at all. While the keynote speaker initially confirmed for DevConf, international software expert David Hussman, has had to withdraw due to ill health, Heimeshoff’s...

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Brands we’ve worked with: (2017)

Cape Wine Auction
Durban Fashion Fair
Joburg Centre for Software Engineering (JCSE)
Regent Business School
Starbucks South Africa
Ushaka Marine World