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WhatsApp Introduces Live Location Sharing in South Africa, This Is How To Use It

WhatsApp is giving its over 1 billion users yet another reason to smile and keep coming back to the app multiple times in a day with its newly introduced live location sharing feature. WhatsApp may already allow you the option to share your current location with other users, but that’s a static, one-time share. The key difference […]

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BBM Messenger and HotelsCombined Put Worldwide Accommodations at Users’ Fingertips

Creative Media Works, operating as BBM, has partnered with the world’s leading hotel price comparison site, HotelsCombined, to offer BBM users seamless search of all the best hotel booking sites to find the lowest possible rate on a hotel deal. HotelsCombined sits as an icon within BBM Messenger’s Discover ecosystem of content and services. BBM […]

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Scout out your December holiday accommodation with these Android apps

There’s no time to lose if you haven’t  as yet booked accommodation for your December getaway. Whether you’re looking for a local stay-cation, wanting to enjoy a white Christmas in Europe, or planning to relax on a sandy beach somewhere, there are some great smartphone apps to help you find the right place to stay. […]

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BBM Messenger Partners with NGO Springster in South Africa & Nigeria

Creative Media Works, operating as BBM Messenger, has partnered with Springster, Girl Effect’s global mobile-first platform for vulnerable young women, to launch Girl Talk, a highly important and purposeful content offering. With a purpose to ‘create a new normal’ for young women, Girl Talk can be found within the Discover menu of BBM. As young […]

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Get your fingers moving faster with these nifty Android keyboard apps

If you’re like most Android users, the keyboard probably isn’t top of mind when you think about apps you can download to improve your efficiency and overall user experience. Yet there is a rich selection of Android apps that you can pick from to improve your mobile productivity. These apps offer benefits such as enhanced […]

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Youtap launches mobile money payment processing platform as a cloud-based service

Youtap has launched Youtap Cloud, a payment processing platform delivered as a cloudservice for mobile money and payment providers in developing markets. Youtap Cloud enables real-time transaction processing for contactless mobile money and bank wallet payments. It supports QR code payments, as well as NFC technology, including low-cost micro point-of-sale (POS) devices, companion cards and […]

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WhatsApp Shortcut Button For Facebook Gets Tested On Android

Facebook seems to be planning on bringing its marquee service and WhatsApp closer together. At the moment, it appears to be testing a new feature which allows users to quickly switch between Facebook and WhatsApp apps through a shortcut button. Tapping on the WhatsApp shortcut button, which appears prominently in the menu area, opens the […]

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The pick of the Android apps for dog lovers

We welcome dogs into our lives because they’re lovable, loyal and fun to be around. Yet it also takes dedication, persistence and hard work from your side to ensure that your best friend is happy in its home. As’s Emma Savadier puts it: “It really is a privilege to be loved so unconditionally by your dog, and […]

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New social app developed locally lets you wink at contacts anonymously

Sixwinks is a fun new app by Streamertail Systems that lets you send an anonymous wink to six people in your address book. It’s the first app out there that enables you to chat to people you know anonymously in a non-intrusive way. It’s a bit like flirting in a safe environment without the embarrassment. How […]

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