May 2014

OHMSA Connect announces new research tool

OHMSA Connect announced ground breaking insights into a new research tool as well as insights into the Sub-Saharan market.


Pinterest valued at US$5bn after fresh funding

Pinterest confirmed that another US$200m has been pumped into its coffers to build up search capabilities at the booming, bulletin board-style social network.


Advertising on Court TV — new opportunities

As media agency Carat SA recently revealed, the Oscar Pistorius trial drew unprecedented audiences, yet advertisers responded sluggishly, despite the potential for increased exposure.


Google Glass’ first public retail effort? A PGA tournament sales booth

Attendees at a recent PGA event in Florida, The Players Championship, had an opportunity to buy Google Glass — the first time Google has sold the device in a public, face-to-face setting.

Marketing Land

Latest stats on stokvels released

Stokvels — a robust market in the area of traditional collective saving — are estimated to be worth R25bn.