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Twitter's change from Favourites to Likes is 6% more popular according to company

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 11 November 2015

After making the change from Favourites to Likes for tweets, Twitter says it is already 6% more more popular according to their calculations. FULL STORY >

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Twitter rolls out Poll feature, with all voting secret

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 22 October 2015

Twitter introduces its own Poll feature today, allowing users to post polls via Twitter and vote in secret over a 24 hour period. FULL STORY >

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Social media websites place consumers at an increased risk of theft

By Staff Writer 16 September 2015

According to the 2015 SA Social Media Landscape report, more than 11.8 million South Africans were registered and active on Facebook in 2014 alone FULL STORY >

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Risk lurking in social media for educational institutions

By Staff Writer 15 September 2015

An educator’s well-intended advice to a parent on how to medicate their child’s flu could very well result in a lawsuit on the basis of vicarious liability FULL STORY >

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Facebook debuts Moments, an app that collates pics from your friends

By Staff Writer 26 August 2015

Described as a way to "get all the photos of yourself trapped on your friend's smartphone," Facebook's moments allows users to collate images from their friends' devices. FULL STORY >

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Twitter removes 140-character limit from Direct Messages

By Staff Writer 13 August 2015

If you’ve checked your Direct Messages today, you may have noticed that something’s missing - the 140-character limit. FULL STORY >

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Twitter rolling out new homepage to showcase service to potential users

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 31 July 2015

In a bid to entice more users to use its service, Twitter has begun rolling out a new homepage that showcases specifically curated content and tweets. FULL STORY >

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Find your way with Twitter on #Mandela Day

By Staff Writer 15 July 2015

With Nelson Mandela Day happening on 18 July, Twitter has offered a few worthy suggestions on how to spend your 67 minutes. FULL STORY >

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Google launches Collections - a photo board feature for Google+

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 5 May 2015

More imitation than innovation, Google launches a Pinterest-style offering to further entice Google+ users. FULL STORY >

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Five social media pitfalls that SMEs should avoid

By Staff Writer 21 April 2015

Steven Cohen, MD for Sage One Accounting AAMEA, runs through five social media pitfalls that SMEs should avoid. FULL STORY >

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Quick Review: Samsung 6200 Smart 3D LED TV

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 4 November 2014

The TV often takes pride and place in many living rooms. To ensure it stays there, Samsung has littered its 6200 Smart 3D LED TV with a host of features to keep owners viewing. FULL STORY >

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Reddit launches new AMA app to streamline Q&A sessions

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 2 September 2014

Reddit has announced the launch of its new AMA-specific (Ask Me Anything) app to add a streamlined viewing experience to the popular Q&A sessions the website is famed for. FULL STORY >

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Anti-social media - Deep Fried Man

By Staff Writer 10 July 2014

Log off and have an actual conversation before you become a social media slave, writes Deep Fried Man. FULL STORY >

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Canon focus on social media paying off

By Ryan Noik 7 April 2014

For Canon, putting time and effort into its social media presence is already reaping benefits, with its Facebook and Twitter accounts garnering a rapid and constant increase in followers. FULL STORY >

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Facebook acquires WhatsApp for $19 billion

By Ryan Noik 20 February 2014

In arguably this year’s most eye-raising acquisition to date, Facebook has acquired popular messaging service WhatsApp for a cool $19 billion (R190 billion). FULL STORY >

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