Category: Methys Digital

24
Jan

Cytrus releases its new look website

Today Cytrus releases its new look website including a showcase of some of our latest work (watch this space). Less is more… the design and content of the site was driven by an insight from Saito in a paper he wrote on ‘The Moral Dimension of Japanese Aesthetics’ – he wrote – “Simplicity is not only aesthetic value, it has a moral perception that looks into the nature of truth and reveals the inner qualities of materials and objects for the essence”. The...

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31
Oct

Car Magazine reveals beta CARmag Android application developed by Cytrus

Last night Cytrus had the privilege of attending the beta launch of the Ramsay Media Car Magazine Mobile Application in association with Samsung Mobile and developed by Cytrus Technology. All the main folks were there, some words were spoken and good times were had by all. The CARmagapp is a state-of-the-art Android application for fans of everything motorcar related and we believe it is going to be a game changer in the publishing industry and particularly in this vertical. The application ...

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14
Jun

Cytrus Announces SA Ubuntu Foundation Sponsorship

Last Friday I had the pleasure of attending the SA Ubuntu Foundation’s latest networking breakfast at the Hilton Hotel in Cape Town, where I had the opportunity to announce the sponsorship of the SA Ubuntu Foundation’s new website. The site was built and designed by our talented team and released at the end of May, and the SA Ubuntu Foundation is already seeing the value. The SA Ubuntu Foundation was established by Kevin Chaplin, previously the Provincial Manager of FNB Western Cape, in an ...

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15
Mar

Opinion: Groupon & other group buying sites

Recently, our Business Analyst, Clyde, blogged about the Silicon Cape event he attended at La Med in Camps Bay. Two of the guest speakers had been Wayne Gosling and Daniel Guasco from Twangoo, the group buying website that was recently acquired by hugely successful Groupon. This week, our Product Manager Retha took to the blogosphere to share her thoughts on group buying schemes – a concept that, she says, has fascinated her for quite some time. Here are her thoughts: When I first read about ...

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18
Feb

Silicon Cape Networking Event #4 – Sponsored by Cell C

I recently attended the latest Silicon Cape networking event, the community-driven initiative that aims to establish Cape Town as the centre for start-ups in Africa. It was the fourth event of its kind, this time sponsored by Cell C and held at La Med in Camps Bay. The sponsorship meant some great freebies for attendees: the first few hundred guests all received a Cell C SIM card and a POKEN – a small networking device that allows you to exchange contact details with people simply by ...

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22
Dec

Cytrus develops mobile applications for Samsung

Three mobile applications developed by Cytrus are now available for download via the Samsung Apps website. The African Weather Forecaster app, Lotto Results app and the Sky Cycles Calculator are all free to download. They’re lite apps (smaller than 2.0MB), and are compatible with Samsung smartphones and various other Samsung handsets that are using the bada platform. bada, Samsung’s own open mobile platform, was launched one year ago. It gives developers the opportunity to create mobile ...

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22
Oct

Cytrus impresses at the E-Tourism Africa Summit 2010

The third annual E-Tourism Africa Summit is currently underway at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, and this year, Cytrus was fortunate enough to be given a stand at the prestigious online travel expo. Moreover, we were granted the opportunity to speak at the event, alongside renowned online travel experts such as Trip Advisor, Expedia and WAYN.com. The aim of the event, now in its third year, is to bring together e-tourism experts from all over Africa and the rest of the world to ...

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