Tag: Technology


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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Facebook’s IPO

Following Facebook’s move to file for IPO has been fascinating reading and everyone seems to have an opinion … not everyone is capable of building a company like Facebook! There is no question that a community north of 800million users has significant value. Zuckerberg is one of the brightest tech entrepreneurs of our generation and he has surrounded himself with the best (I am a fan of Sheryl Sandberg in particular). This business should make money and bucket-loads of it. I am not ...

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