Tag: Announcements

28
May

South African Airways app is now available for BlackBerry 10 smartphones

South African Airways (SAA) recently announced the availability of the new SAA application for BlackBerry® 10 smartphones on the BlackBerry® World™ storefront. In a constant effort to make flying with SAA more convenient, South Africa’s Global airline collaborated with Cytrus, one of South Africa’s leading web and mobile application specialists, to produce an application that gives BlackBerry 10 smartphones users access to comprehensive travel and airline information while on the go. The...

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15
May

BBM Messenger free on iPhone and Android

Blackberry’s Thorsten Heins has announced their biggest news in blackberry since it’s release of the new Blackberry 10 OS. According to multiple sources such as engaged and the verge, it looks like the BBM service is going to be giving free hot-dogs outside of night clubs, for the BBM service will be free and available on multiple platforms such as iPhone and Android. The BBM Service has been a real Joker in the Blackberry deck, due to its simplicity of not having to register or ...

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11
Mar

Top12Wines launches BlackBerry 10 App

Mobile app for new platform gives access to a catalogue of the best wines in South Africa and to all Top12Wines competition rankings Cape Town, South Africa – Top12Wines has announced the immediate availability of its Top12Wines application for BlackBerry® 10 smartphones. The application is now available for download on BlackBerry® World™. The Top12Wines application provides a vast catalogue of the best South African wines along with the results of weekly Top12Wines tastings, and current ...

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6
Nov

Methys Group acquires Cytrus

International Technology, Analytics & Consulting firm combines its South African Operations with local leader in mobile and eCommerce to respond for customer demand for integrated digital offerings. Cape Town, South Africa: 4th November 2012 – The Methys Group, www.methys.com, an international Technology and Business Performance Management Consulting firm with operations in France, UK, Benelux, Tunisia and South Africa has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cytrus ...

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18
Jun

SHOUT App still getting exposure

The SHOUT app has really been getting great exposure lately, thanks to the efforts of the SHOUT Foundation. Cytrus are honoured to have been a part of this initiative and wish the app continued success. Cytrus are working with SHOUT to develop a Blackberry option which will be featured soon. We are very excited about this as it will allow more South Africans to get involved. Support the initiative and download the SHOUT App for android from the Samsung App Store. Below is a article written in ...

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16
Mar

Cytrus attends the SHOUT 2012 launch

Gidon and I had the privilege of attending the SHOUT launch yesterday held at Montecasino to a packed audience that included a number of celebrities.  Gavin Koppel, Chairman of the SHOUT foundation, Danny K and Kabelo had some inspiring words to say about taking up the fight against crime in our country.  George Ferreira, COO and Vice-President of Samsung South Africa presented the launch of the SHOUT mobile application.  The launch ended with a brilliant music video “You’re the Voice”,...

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16
Mar

SHOUT Android App to be launched in April 2012

In a first for South Africa, the soon to be launched SHOUT App allows ordinary South Africans to make contact with emergency services and be directed to the nearest police station, hospital or fire station anywhere in the country, driven by live location aware maps. The App provides a quick and easy way for users to report a crime, its location, date and time, and will ultimately provide the SAPS and other anti-crime bodies’ valuable knowledge concerning crimes and crime patterns.   Using ...

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6
Mar

Cytrus launches CARmagdealer.co.za

Cytrus recently launched the new CARmag dealer website for CAR magazine. We’re quite excited about this project and the impact that it’s bound to have on the automotive and used car market in SA. RamsayMedia, publishers of CAR, have pioneered a unique concept of leveraging their wealth of automotive data and stats and combining it with access to used car listings across the whole of South Africa. Taking it a step further, all of these listings as well as CARmag’s data (reviews,...

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27
Jan

History being made

The team from RamsayMedia, Samsung and Cytrus have been working dilligently to complete the CARapp and getting it live. We are very excited that this ground breaking application is now live and available exclusively on the Samsung Application Store. To get your own version of the application on your Android device search for “carapp” on the Samsung app store. (Remember to change your country option to South Africa) Visit the Samsung app store ...

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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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