February 2019

Cheating at the dating game

Tinder accounted for nearly half that total with subscriber revenue from the popular app amounting to $805 million.


Kagiso Media now owns 100% of Jacaranda FM and Mediamark

Kagiso Media has bought an additional 20% of Jacaranda FM, and 49% of multi-media sales house, Mediamark.

The Media Online

It’s a SA first! Listen to Primedia Radio with Amazon Alexa

Primedia Broadcasting becomes the first South African media company to tap into Amazon Alexa.


Instagram is testing DMs for the web

This means that, soon, Instagrammers could be chatting to their Instagram followers on the web, rather than through the mobile app.


TymeBank to launch at the end of February

TymeBank will go live in 500 Pick n Pay and Boxer stores next week in preparation for the formal launch later this month.