Posts in:Technology

Is on-demand TV going to become in demand?

Published on Tuesday, 26 January 2016 by Isla Prentis in Technology
Personally, I prefer to keep my DSTV subscription because where else in the world will you get the sports coverage that Supersport provides? Because of that, I hadn’t even bothered to look at the Showmax or Netflix offerings. Yet, after…

When Technology meets insights

Published on Friday, 21 August 2015 by Tumi Mokgadinyane in Technology
No other time in advertising history has exemplified the marriage of insights and technology quite like this year’s Loeries and Cannes advertising festivals. The big winners who received standing ovations from industry peers and media mention aplenty where those whose…

The future. It is here

Published on Friday, 13 February 2015 by Richard Lord in Technology
In January I was fortunate enough to check off one of the long-standing items on my bucket list. For those of you who don't know me, I am the world’s biggest techno geek. So it has always been my dream…
Looking at the trend forecasts and projections coming out of Fluxtrends (www.fluxtrends.co.za), Bizcommunity (www.bizcommunity.co.za) and Trendwatching (www.trendwatching.com), there are some interesting prospects out there for the South African marketing and media fraternity to consider.

The future of Television

Published on Friday, 14 November 2014 by Deborah Usher in Technology
Television entertains us, informs us, inspires us and accompanies us everywhere we go. It is a fundamental part of almost everyone’s lives in one way or another, and is so woven into the fabric of our lives that it is…

The Argument for Online Video Ad placement

Published on Saturday, 16 August 2014 by Estiaan Robbetze in Technology
The idea of primetime is somewhat dead. People are still consuming content, but the desire to consume it and pay for it on their own terms based on individual wants and needs has caused a massive shift in behaviour. People…

What is happening in the SA radio landscape

Published on Friday, 18 July 2014 by Richard Lord in Technology
Having spent the better part of two years working at the RAB in the UK in the early to mid-2000s it always surprised me that radio as a media type was not particularly well supported by UK advertisers. It was…

Big insight into big data

Published on Saturday, 10 May 2014 by Deborah Usher in Technology
Are you keeping track of a potential revolution called big data? Internationally, everyone is talking about big data and there is a distinct possibility that it will change the world. Basically, big data refers to our ability to collect and…
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